Middleweight Graphic Designer

Head Start Recruitment Ltd
Hemel Hempstead
11 Feb 2017
11 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Middleweight Graphic Designer
Location - Hemel Hempstead
Salary - £24,000 - £27,500 DOE
We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Middleweight Graphic Designer to join our Exhibition and events.

We require a Middleweight Graphic Designer to join our successful team based; this is a great opportunity to work for a thriving family business.

Role Requirements:
Minimum of 3-4 years' experience in a similar role
Fully proficient in Adobe CS
Ability to produce print ready artwork
Knowledge of print production is essential, large format print, digital and litho print.
Work well under pressure
Great attention to detail is a must
A good creative eye
Strong written and verbal communication skills

About You
You will demonstrate a strong grasp and ability to work to brand guidelines; you will work well under pressure and be able to prioritise your workload as you will be responsible for your own workloads, working across multiple projects simultaneously. You will have experience working in an in-house studio or design agency and have a strong portfolio.

Key Tasks:
To design for a broad range of projects across different disciplines, including: exhibitions and events, advertising, POS, brochures, promotional material for events, in-store signage, merchandising graphics, as well as some web based activity.
Deal directly with the clients to get approval on the appropriate artworks.
Estimating the time required to complete the work, to assist with quote development. Be confident in talking to suppliers to get project costs for any print requirements needed.
To maintain a high visual standard, ensuring all creative design materials produced adhere to brand guidelines and company brand values specific to customers and end-users.
To support the Exhibition Design Manager in all areas for the exhibitions and events; from directional signage to large format printing. The ability to be able to read technical drawings accurately would be advantages.
To bring fresh ideas and approaches to the team, including a strong market awareness and understanding of current style trends, both here in the UK and abroad.
To ensure all work is appropriately backed-up, stored and archived in the relevant location.

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate who wants to work under their own initiative on a wide range of subjects and across a divers spectrum of media . You will be joining a fast growing family run business.

Hours - Mon-Fri - 9-5:30