Senior Digital and Graphic Designer

Purple Monkey Recruitment
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Purple Monkey Recruitment are working with an award winning online retailer who are looking for a Senior Digital and Graphic Designer to join a busy creative team.

The role will produce stand out designs for a wide range of digital content and projects. The company is launching a new website and they need a strong anchor to deliver this new style; drive updates to CMS, all the while checking the consistency in the look and feel across all touch points.

As Senior Digital and Graphic Designer you will:

  • Be responsible for delivering the new style across the website, working alongside the dedicated UX team and the Product/Marketing team; taking an interest in user experience, testing and customer feedback.
  • Oversee the production of designs for the new website
  • Own the developments of the CMS
  • Manage the brand assets to ensure consistency in the roll out of the new style
  • Make recommendations to the Marketing and Product teams to consider in the communication and product display briefs
  • Respond to briefs and develop high performing on page content
  • Be a key member of the Creative team and Marketing departments and inspire team members
  • Communicate feedback positively

Requirements for the role;

  • at least 5 years experience as a graphic/ web designer
  • at least 5 years experience with Adobe creative suite
  • at least 5 years experience building email, social and web content, including display ads and animated gifs
  • at least 3 years experience designing for print at a commercial level
  • Has product photography experience at a commercial level - weekend photography of food/ holiday pics doesn’t count!
  • at least 3 years experience producing video content at commercial level - After Effect, Premier Pro, etc.

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Previous experience of Digital design role
  • Communication skills - for providing feedback on briefs
  • Strong organisation skills - for scheduling the responses the briefs
  • Flexibility and adaptability - to ensure urgent business needs can be accommodated
  • Project management in an ecommerce environment - to track developments across teams
  • High attention to detail
  • Proficient user of Adobe Creative Suits
  • CSS, HTML knowledge and wireframing tools (preferred)

This is a great opportunity for a Senior Digital and Graphic Designer to join a creative team at a time of change and growth