Take the next step in one of the fastest growing Cities in the world.

We are…

  • Formulate – a nimble team who are passionate about delivering designing and crafting fresh and exciting brands and everything that comes with them.
  • Based in Dubai, Formulate has amassed a number of high-level clients as well as mid-size and smaller agile start-ups both in the middle East and further afield. We compete with the big-hitters of the creative world in the region.

Why work with us?

  • We love what we do – and where we do it. We work hard during the week, and then the weekends are free to enjoy the beaches, wall-to-wall sunshine and everything else that Dubai has to offer. Not to mention the tax-free salary.
  • We work together like a family, we all chip in and support each other across all areas of the agency, from creative, to digital and managing accounts. You aren’t just a cog in a machine, you will be involved in projects at all levels.

We’re offering…

  • A chance to relocate to Dubai and work in a supportive environment.
  • A step up, with the opportunity to manage your own projects.
  • Flexible working with generous holidays and bonus incentives.
  • Comprehensive medical insurance.
  • Team social events

You’ll have…

  • Previous experience working with a visual identities from concept to completion, defining brand guidelines and delivering brand collateral.
  • The ability to roll out and artwork collateral across print and online projects.
  • A strong understanding of current digital techniques, including web, social and template design.
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe XD
  • Experience with Adobe After effects and premier for video editing and animation graphics is a big bonus
  • Excellent written, spelling, and verbal communication skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Good working knowledge of designing for social platforms with high engagement (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn)
  • Excellent layout skills across printed collateral, interactive PDFs, web/digital interfaces and the occasional PowerPoint documents
  • You have a proven ability to work to deadlines and manage multiple projects.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and a keen eye for razor sharp design
  • You have a genuine passion for design, creativity and creating phenomenal experiences.

You’ll be doing…

  • Supporting the team in brand exploration and creation
  • Branding Concepts (supported by senior designers and creative director)
  • Brand toolkit development
  • Layout design, digital or print – strong type skills
  • Responding creatively to client briefs, thinking around what’s being asked, and challenging where appropriate.
  • Working both individually and as a team member on projects of all sizes across print, digital and social.
  • Developing brands across all channels, whilst actively managing your own design projects and liaising directly with clients on a daily basis.
  • Accurately brief, project manage and direct external resources (printers, photographers, copywriters).
  • Helping maintain and raise our own creative standards across all areas of our work.
  • Carry out project management and administrative duties effectively and efficiently (e.g. timesheets, liaising with clients, print/merchandise companies).

Person specification
Essential

  • 2-4 years professional experience in an agency.
  • Expert working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator InDesign, XD) and some experience with After Effects and Premiere Pro. Working knowledge of the MS suite too.
  • Professional, punctual, and polite.
  • Highly organised, proactive, able to multitask and prioritise a busy workload to meet deadlines.
  • Good interpersonal skills, with the ability to request support when needed.
  • A keen eye for detail and an absolute stickler for the highest standards in all areas of production.
  • A strong team player, able to take direction and collaborate, but also happy to work independently.
  • A great communicator, with excellent spoken and written English. Close attention to detail and accuracy is extremely important.
  • Flexible, able to work in a smart and focused way, while also being open to change.
  • Culturally aware – knows what’s going on in the world, what’s gone before and constantly thinking about what might come next.
  • Friendly, approachable, diplomatic, and enthusiastic.
  • Hardworking and not afraid to get your hands dirty.

Interested? Send your CV and a covering letter outlining why you’re a great fit for Formulate
Creative to team@formulatecreative.com
This could be the start of whole new adventure, we can’t wait to hear from you!