Graphic Designer & Marketing Assistant - Saffron Walden, Essex

Recruiter
Additional Resources Ltd
Location
Saffron Walden
Salary
£20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Graphic Designer & Marketing Assistant - Saffron Walden, Essex

Salary:
Salary 20K - £25k

Key words:
Key Words - Graphic Designer, Graphic Design, Marketing, Design

The company

Our client is looking for a Graphic Designer & Marketing Assistant to provide a creative design service to produce compelling brochures, email and digital marketing, online material, in-house videos, technical guides, advertisements, posters, instructions, presentations and collateral for internal and external marketing and sales activities. Working closely with Marketing Manager, Sales Director, Product Manager and Social Media Coordinator.

The Role

The successful candidate will design and produce accurate brochures, technical guides, email marketing, online material, advertisements, posters, instructions, in-house videos and presentations.
Update and amend existing marketing material and maintain accurate version control of marketing material.
Update and maintain the company website via online CMS system (Sitefinity).
Manage and format MailChimp email templates and manage image library, including basic product photography.
Assist in the planning and support of exhibitions, conferences and training events.
Create and design Microsoft Word templates and PowerPoint presentations, and provide marketing support and material to the company's internal sales teams and international distributors.

Requirements

A track record of producing engaging designs and marketing collateral.
Proficient in Adobe CC - essential - InDesign and Photoshop in particular.
Working knowledge of QuarkXPress is helpful.
Working knowledge of HTML and CSS (no coding ability necessary).
Working knowledge of MailChimp or similar email marketing service.
Understanding of Google Analytics dashboard helpful.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and ideally Excel.
Good DSLR photography skills an advantage.
Good eye for consistency and attention to detail.
Able to understand and interpret technical information in order to communicate details clearly and concisely.
An ability to create static and animated graphics using appropriate software would be an advantage.
Any other tasks required to support the Marketing Manager in the running of the marketing activities

Key Skills

Creative designer with ability to maintain high levels of accuracy and attention to detail at all times.
A track record of producing engaging designs and marketing collateral.
Proficient in Adobe CC - essential - InDesign and Photoshop in particular.
Working knowledge of QuarkXPress is helpful.
Working knowledge of HTML and CSS (no coding ability necessary).
Working knowledge of MailChimp or similar email marketing service.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and ideally Excel.
Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with a wide range of internal and external contacts both in the UK and overseas.
Diligent attitude with the determination to see things through to completion and to meet deadlines.
Ability to identify issues, offer solutions and implement improvements.

Key words:
Key Words - Graphic Designer, Graphic Design, Marketing, Design

Post code: CB11 3AZ

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