Junior Graphic Designer

Plymouth, Devon
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
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.

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.