Junior Graphic Designer

Recruiter
Pertemps Plymouth Commercial
Location
Plymouth
Salary
£17000 - £18000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This role is a vital part of a busy marketing and design team working for one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK. You will be joining a busy team of Graphic Designers to produce engaging print and communication materials. This exciting position demands the production of a consistent level of work across a variety of platforms from advertising and corporate literature to direct mail. The role would be suitable for a College or University Graduate.

Duties & Responsibilities

- Manage projects from brief through to print, working to short deadlines.
- Knowledge of a wide variety of printed marketing materials such as brochures, leaflets, inserts, point of sale and advertising.
- Work as part of a team designing and producing regular marketing and communication materials using eye-catching and consistent designs.
- Working to a brief to create design concepts for designed materials, whilst maintaining the overall brand look.
- Work to a file management system, ensuring all design work is logged and filed.
- Strong communication skills, and the ability to present work and reinforce your ideas.

Essential

- Advanced skills using the industry-standard graphic design software suite including; Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
- Understanding of colour profiles, file & image formatting and output for print.
- Experience of designing printed brochures, leaflets, posters and flyers desirable but not essential.

Skills, Qualities & Abilities

- Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
- A strong creative flair, and a strong visual sense.
- Confident, with the ability to work well within a team and on your own initiative.
- Ability to prioritise workload and manage multiple design projects.
- A pro-active team player able to work off of your own initiative.
- Good typography skills.

For more information, please submit your CV via the apply now button below. If selected, we will also request a link to your Graphic Design portfolio