Graphic Designer / Creative Designer

Recruiter
Location
Leeds
Salary
£20000 - £25000 Per Annum DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
07 Aug 2017
Ref
AB-GCE2138A
Contact
Guru Careers
Job Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Graphic Designer / Creative Designer

A Graphic Designer / Creative Designer (with a talent for creating stunning data visualisations and infographics) is needed to join a leading creative content marketing agency who were founded in Florida, US. Working from their newly opened Leeds office the Graphic Designer / Creative Designer can expect a varied and exciting role creating visuals that will feature in major online publications.

Reaching online audiences in the millions, this innovative creative content marketing agency delivers outstanding results though innovative content marketing and SEO that showcases data findings through beautiful visualisations and intelligent storytelling. Due to unprecedented growth they are now seeking a Graphic Designer / Creative Designer to join a talented team of five in their new Central Leeds office - just a five minute walk from the train station.

Joining as the Graphic Designer / Creative Designer you will be responsible for creating infographics, charts, maps, and reports that communicate the story in the clearest and most engaging way. Whether you are transforming a potentially boring bar chart into an artful spiral plot; brainstorming concepts; using illustration and typography to enhance understanding; collaborating with internal teams or managing the design process from initial development stages to delivery, it will be your natural enthusiasm for data that brings ideas to life.

To qualify... You should be a Graphic Designer / Creative Designer / Junior Graphic Designer / Design Assistant / Infographic Designer / Junior Data Visualisation Designer or a talented Design Graduate with a CV and portfolio that highlights the following:

  • A fluency in Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign;
  • A good knowledge of data visualisation;
  • An ability to transform numbers into visuals that tell a clear and interesting story;
  • Excellent typography and composition skills;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Enthusiasm for delivering the best possible result;
  • A strong desire to learn and develop.

The ideal Graphic Designer / Creative Designer will have an affinity with smart data exploration / visualisation like for example “Information is Beautiful and FiveThirtyEight”.

This is a unique opportunity for a Graphic Designer / Creative Designer to progress their career within a varied role, dealing with multiple projects in a relaxed environment offering fantastic benefits such as a new 27” iMac, flexible working hours, city centre office and much more. Get in touch.