Junior Graphic Designer

13 Apr 2017
13 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Since 1964, Habitat has been synonymous with outstanding design and products that are enduring, inventive and unexpected. We’re going through exciting times: alongside our three long-standing London flagship stores and extensive website, we’re opening up a network of Mini Habitat stores in Sainsbury’s and Argos.

About the role:
Habitat is looking for an enthusiastic and talented Junior Graphic Designer with 2-3 years experience to join its busy in-house Design team.

The right candidate will be passionate about design and producing all types of collateral, from web banners, to marketing advertisements and promotions to POS and email. It is an ideal opportunity for a visually talented and technically skilled individual, who works well in a fast-paced environment, and able to deliver varied high-quality design output to tight deadlines.

You will carry responsibility for manifesting the visual brand identity, working with Habitat’s Brand Guidelines which you will adhere to ensure quality and consistency of graphic design across all media. The role is varied and covers a myriad of projects across web and print. You will contribute to the day-to-day design work involved with the graphics team and bring your creative mind to problem solve and provide design solutions to the brand.

Essential skills and requirements:

Educated to degree level or equivalent in a creative discipline.
Experience working in a Design role.
An impressive portfolio showing a passion for good design
A good eye for detail
Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Organised and able to juggle a varied workload
Flexible, personable, a good team player
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent knowledge of the following programs:

Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe InDesign