Digital Deisgner

Recruiter
Major Players
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Digital Designer

An internationally recognised sports, customer facing platform is looking for an exceptional Digital Designer to join their talented design team that is based in Central London. The Designer will be responsible for creating design solutions, under the guidance of the Design Manager, that have a high visual impact, taking into account the client's goals and that contribute to increasing conversion rates. The Designer will be confident in their own ability and be able to work unaided, if necessary, to meet the expectations and demands of the wider Marketing Department.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:
* Liaise with internal department heads and 3rd party companies to define design requirements
* Effective communication, both horizontally and vertically, throughout projects to ensure objectives and deadlines are met
* To manage and be responsible for projects from brief to end product with minimal guidance from managers
* Interpret business needs to develop a concept/solution to suit that purpose
* Use own initiative to problem solve and keep up-to-date with industry knowledge
* Contribute to departmental meetings with ideas and through the gathering of appropriate research and data
* Provide a range of artwork and promotional assets for all marketing channels
* Create and manage website assets using our Content Management System (CMS)
* Responsible for the scheduling and management of promotional assets across all available languages
* Provide assets and build HTML based landing pages as well as developing new ideas and concepts based on research and analysis
* Design and manage live feed and animated banners using our online software
* Production and management of a range of internal branding and promotional materials
* Source, compile and analyse relevant metrics for Design Studio activities to meet predefined goals and targets
* Assist in the management of Design Assistant staff, delegating and managing their workload and offering guidance and expertise when necessary

Skills & Qualifications:
* Ability to work to defined briefs and templates
* Ability to complete tasks to tight and demanding deadlines
* A proactive self-starter and team player
* Ability to communicate effectively with staff at all levels
* Confidence to present and explain ideas to Managers and colleagues
* A sound design ability and the necessary skills to see visualisations through to execution
* Exceptional eye for detail
* Degree level qualification in design related subject(s)

Knowledge & Experience:
* 3+ years' experience in the design/e-commerce industry

A proven ability in the use of the following to a medium/advanced level is essential;
* Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign etc.)
* Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
* HTML, CSS

Additional knowledge of the following is advantageous;
* UI/UX Design
* Understanding of the betting industry
* Online Casino/Gaming products
* eSports
* Bulk email delivery systems
* Content management systems
* Marketing metric reporting tools

If interested please apply online or directly to Gareth at gareth.pratten@majorplayers.co.uk // 02078457224