Senior Designer - Central Manchester

Location
Manchester
Salary
£28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
03 Feb 2017
Closes
03 Mar 2017
Ref
00064164
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
£28,000 - £35,000 (based on experience)

An award-winning Digital Agency based in Central Manchester are seeking a web designer to add to their established in-house team, delivering high quality at a fast pace and bringing excitement and fun into to everything that they do.

Their collaborative approach to design, development and marketing have led to outstanding client results and recognition.

As the senior designer, you will be working on a variety of website, app, and software design projects for clients ranging from SME's to multinational brands. In addition, you will contribute to the design and evolution of a number of in-house products.

The perfect candidate will be an all rounder; You will be as comfortable crafting conceptual design as responsive websites or branding pieces. You will push boundaries, and listen to others whilst bringing new ideas that provoke thought and action. Most importantly you will an articulate and confident communicator, working closely with clients and in-house teams.

** The role will include **
- Website design
- Interface design
- App design
- Branding
- Client pitches

** Requirements **
- At least 4 years of professional experience in a web design role
- Superb written & spoken English
- Portfolio of high quality web design work
- Experience designing interactive and animated pieces
- Solid understanding of UI design and UX design principles
- Highly creative with a strong sense of design and aesthetic
- Excellent conceptual, layout, colour and typographic skills

** Why join the team? **
- Central offices near Manchester's trendy Deansgate area (just a few minutes from trains, trams and busses)
- 30 days' paid holiday
- Regular career development sessions with directors
- Flexible working hours & freedom to work remotely when needed
- Team social fund; Activities and rewards for hard work to be spent on the team
- Awesome offices in grade II listed building with plenty of space to breakout and collaborate
- Relaxed environment promoting health & wellbeing: fruit, teas, healthy snacks, regular breaks and meditation
- Regular Yoga sessions
- Regular social events: nights out, film night, gaming nights and more!
- CPD fund for training and professional development
- Tonnes of Lego

** Sound like you? **
Whether you're a mid weight (4+ years) or more senior (6+ years) and looking to join a team that you can thrive in, come join us for a brew.