Junior Designer

First 2 Recruit
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Junior Designer to join our Client. They provide world-class content and services that inspire and support learning, teaching and research.

We are looking for a creative and flexible Junior Designer with an appetite for all things digital to join their friendly and hard-working marketing communications department.

Working collaboratively with the Senior Designer, your responsibilities will include:

  • Design of brochures, catalogues, leaflets, flyers, posters, banners, advertisements and a variety of weird and wonderful promotional items
  • Design and creation of html email templates
  • Mock-up of new web page templates
  • Creation of imagery for use on social media, blogs and web-pages
  • Maintaining a strong understanding within the department of the visual identity and brand guidelines for the various brands under the Cengage umbrella and working with colleagues to ensure consistency and share best practice
  • Contributing a design voice to all the activities of the marketing department

First and foremost, you will need to have a passion for design paired with a graphic design degree or similar, creative ?air, strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, particularly Adobe Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator, and an organised approach to managing your own time and workload in order to meet deadlines.


Key Requirements

The candidate will need to demonstrate the following experience, knowledge and skills.

Essential Criteria

  • A genuine passion for design and strong attention to detail
  • A graphic design degree or similar
  • Confidence in using Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • A team player, flexible, with the ability to use initiative
  • Good communications skills
  • Accustomed to working to deadlines with excellent time management skill

Desirable Criteria

  • 1-2 years' experience in a professional design environment
  • Experience of using PowerPoint or other software to create presentations
  • Experience of using content management systems to build webpages
  • HTML coding experience
  • Dreamweaver experience

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