Creative Designer / Graphic Designer

Recruiter
Location
Berkshire
Salary
£25000 - £35000 Per Annum Negotiable DOE
Posted
07 Nov 2016
Closes
05 Dec 2016
Ref
AB-GCE1887A
Contact
Guru Careers
Discipline
Creative
Sector
Publishing
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Creative Designer / Graphic Designer - Design Studio

A Creative Designer / Graphic Designer is needed to join a small design studio based in the beautiful historic town of Eton. Expect to be at the heart of the agency's next chapter, delivering outstanding designs for leading publishers.

With over 40 years' experience and boasting clients such as English Heritage, McGraw Hill Education, and the University Press for Oxford and Cambridge, this family run design agency have continued to live up to their philosophy of simple, stylish, successful design delivered with speed. They are now seeking a Creative Designer / Graphic Designer to help them grow.

Joining as the Creative Designer / Graphic Designer you will carry out typographic and other design work across a range of projects including books, catalogues, reports, infographics, brochures, packaging and identity. Whether you are taking briefs from concept through to delivery; supporting other designers; keeping up to date with current trends or utilising your marketing skills to help promote and grow the agency, it will be your inspiration and flair that helps deliver highly creative and relevant design solutions.

To qualify... You should be a Creative Designer / Graphic Designer / Print Designer / Publishing Designer or similar with a CV and portfolio that can demonstrate:

 

  • Experience in a similar design role;
  • Excellent typographic skills;
  • Experience of working on publishing-specific projects;
  • Superb Adobe Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator skills;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication;
  • Excellent organisational skills, with accuracy and attention to detail;
  • The ability to work as an efficient, reliable and flexible team member;
  • A degree or equivalent in graphic design or similar.

Some exposure to marketing and / or experience of typesetting / text design for books or long documents would be advantageous.

This is a unique opportunity to progress your career within a growing design agency offering some fantastic accounts to work on, a harmonious and professional working atmosphere and the chance to take them to the next level. Get in touch.

IMPORTANT: You will only be considered for this vacancy if you complete the short application form on the Guru Careers website...