Graphic Designer

  • Location
    Chester, Cheshire
  • Salary
    £ 23000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • Category
    Creative, Design and Architecture - Fine & Graphic Art, Design & Illustration
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Marketing and Advertising
  • External Reference
    JN-042019-60430

Graphic Designer



About the Role


Our client based in Chester are currently recruiting for a Graphic Designer to cover a maternity leave for a period of 9 months. This role will play an integral part in the implementation of internal and external design communications. You will be experienced, talented, enthusiastic and a hardworking designer.



Working within the Design team, your main duties will include


* The creation of high quality, innovative graphic design for internal and external communications.


* Working across multiple channels, both on and offline


* Ensuring brand consistency across all forms of communications.


* Providing graphic design advice, expertise and where necessary support for other members of the business



About You


* You will be a real team player whilst ensuring attention to detail in delivering a high standard of accuracy within tight timescales.


* You will need to be a self-motivated


* You will be able to push projects through by pro-actively seeking feedback and moving things forward need a level of tenacity and ability to explain concepts to people in our changing environment


* You will be able to take a brief and from start to finish


* You will be able to artwork all your own work


* Knowledge of UX design is preferable, but not essential



Essential Experience


* Thorough knowledge and experience in using Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign & After Effects)


* Experience of working to brand guidelines


* Digital design experience


* Print and web knowledge


* A solid understanding of colour management across print and web.


* Excellent attention to detail



Desirable Experience


* UX / UI Design


* Visual Arts related degree


* Knowledge of using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.


* Video & Photography


* Illustration



Personal Attributes


* Creative approach to design challenges, always seeking out new ways of working


* Innovative, and proactive in generating new ideas for the business


* Proactive in completing set projects and seeking out additional projects that will add value to the business


* Flexible in approach and adaptable to change


* Able to plan, prioritise and organise own workload


* Confident and inspirational


* Excellent interpersonal skills


* Initiative - willing to work with minimal supervision without a drop in quality/ output


* Someone passionate, motivated and curious


* Willingness to share your expertise with colleagues and contribute to the ongoing development of studio processes.



Working hours will be Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Megan Reynolds