Job Title: Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RF201223_1621962651
Contact Name: Rachael Francis
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 25, 2021 18:10

Job Description

Our Client, an Investment Company based in London is looking for a full-time Graphic Designer with a broad range of skills to join our design function within their fast-growing communications team.

The Graphic Designer will report to our Head of Design & Brand and will work with another designer on ad hoc design projects, including document layouts, social media assets, promotional and events-supporting collateral etc., making sure that all design is consistent with their brand guidelines.

Core Responsibilities:

Work collaboratively with the rest of the Communication team and a wide range of internal stakeholders to build and maintain a library of collateral that supports their core work and messaging.

  • Creating a wide range of assets in line with the brand guidelines and consistent with existing material.
  • Provide regular reporting to the Head of Design and Brand as and when required.
  • Understanding project requirements and ideas, working collaboratively with the team
  • Pitching creative concepts, the team and Head of Brand and Design
  • Collaborating with the team in promoting and launching new projects.
  • Reviewing final layouts and suggesting improvements where necessary

Technical Competencies & Experience:

  • Design-based Degree level qualification or equivalent
  • Ability to demonstrate capability of experience in a similar role.
  • Exceptional typography, graphical layout, and analytical skills
  • Experience in presenting ideas and concepts
  • Comfortable in a high-volume, fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Knowledge and experience of full Adobe Creative suite (especially Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products with a focus on Word and PowerPoint (e.g., building and maintaining templates)
  • Ability to think creatively and problem solve through design with a keen eye for aesthetic and details.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communications skills
  • An interest for new technologies and how they can help the brand implement its digital presence.
  • A collaborative and consultative approach to working with others, the ability to foster an inclusive working environment.
  • A "can-do" attitude with the ability to accurately interpret instructions, understand what is needed and deliver products to expectations.
  • Must be eligible to work in the UK.

Desirable Experience:

  • Ideally the candidate will have prior experience working in a membership organisation, or an investment firm.
  • Experience in video shooting and editing (using Premiere PRO, After Effects, Audition) and coding (mainly HTML and CSS) will be regarded highly.

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