Graphic Designer

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

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

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Please apply with your CV to: Megan Reynolds