Job title: Mid-Weight Digital Graphic Designer
Department: Communications Department
Responsible to: Creative Design Lead
Salary: Between £29,000 – £34,000 depending on exp plus great company benefits and working environment!
Hours: Monday to Friday, 40 hours a week (9 am – 5.30 pm)
Join one of the fastest growing, vibrant and innovative companies at the forefront of the beauty industry. The International Institute for Anti-Ageing (iiaa) supplies Advanced Nutrition Programme™ skin supplements, Environ® Skin Care and jane iredale mineral make-up to thousands of the UK and Ireland’s premier professional salons and spas. In 2019, the iiaa celebrates 25 years of empowering skincare professionals to achieve the very best outcomes for their clients and the success of the iiaa is certainly down to our talented and passionate team.
This role will support the dynamic growth plan in place by bringing further creativity, innovation and superb execution to accelerate our leadership position. The successful candidate will join a well-established in-house design team and will report to the Creative Design Lead.
Your key responsibilities
The Digital Graphic Designer is responsible for creating new dynamic ways to bring our corporate story, our sales proposition and our brands to life across a range of digital design solutions. A passionate and innovative approach is required with solid experience of a fast-moving environment to deliver:
Bringing to life design ideas and concepts across web, email, social media and digital advertising campaigns
Design of email marketing templates for both B2B and B2C markets
Design and upload of website content
Corporate website creative framework and monthly plan
Lead on asset creation for social media and digital advertising
Ad hoc tasks as required
Contribute to creative concepts for new product launches and campaigns
Stay ahead of digital trends and sharing new ideas to enhance the website and digital marketing
Key Experience & Qualifications Required
Minimum 2 years’ experience as a designer in either agency or a fast-paced sales and marketing organisation (FMCG) with knowledge of B2B and B2C design
Expert in Apple Mac systems and the Creative Suite Program (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)
Microsoft office especially PowerPoint expertise
Basic understanding of HTML and CSS, and its limitations.
Experience of website CMS and email marketing software
Demonstrable skills to transform ideas into solid creative solutions.
Knowledge of video editing an advantage
Work well under pressure
Excellent writing and communication planning skills, the ability to spot and lead on an emerging design or communications trend with a clear plan of delivery
An interest in product photography
Nice to have
Knowledge of print design and process would be advantageous
Why join us?
We are a dynamic, creative organisation with a strategy for success and a team that cares.. We have a clear plan to be recognised as the leading provider of professional skincare support, services and results driven brands to enable skincare professionals to deliver exceptional and life changing outcomes to their clients. Add amazing products that are results driven and backed by integrity and a passion for beauty without cruelty or impact on the environment, a mandate to use every ounce of creativity and flair – and you have a ‘one in a million’ career opportunity to really make a difference.
The deal breakers
Experience and a track record of successful delivery
Creative, energetic, full of ideas and passion
A self-starter who motivates and is motivated to go the extra mile
A team player with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
A sense of humour and a love for endless cups of tea
You should have right to work full-time in the UK
What to expect
You’ll have the support of the marketing, social media, brand and education teams. You will work as part of a vibrant and dynamic marketing team and be encouraged to harness the resources needed in order to achieve agreed KPI’s.