Digital Designer - Charity

Recruiter
Location
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary
£24,000 - £28,000
Posted
24 Nov 2016
Closes
24 Dec 2016
Ref
147404_MEA
Discipline
Creative
Specialism
Art, Digital
Sector
Charity, Health
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Seniority
Senior Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

This is an exciting opportunity to assist on the development and delivery of external communications and digital design, increasing the profile of our client amongst key segments: such as their members, potential members, health care professionals, emergency personnel, medical charities, etc.

Job Title: Digital Designer
Reporting to: Head of Communications and Digital
Location: Milton Keynes
Hours: 35 hours per week, working 5 days
Salary: £24,000 - £28,000
Holidays: 28 days plus bank holidays

Key Tasks and Responsibilities 
To create concise, engaging digital content, including images for:

  • Social media
  • Creative integrated PR campaigns
  • Ongoing education awareness and the materials and communications to support this
  • Marketing materials
  • Real-life case studies in collaboration with the Education and Support Officer

Day to day tasks could include:

  • Managing the organisation's website, both content generation and general web admin
  • Design and art worker duties, ranging from creating:
    • Digital banners and assets for product launches, e-newsletters and website content
    • Print-ready leaflets, catalogues and POS stands
  • Implementing digital strategies to help raise the profile of the organisation, from the ideation, research and development stage, to producing final deliverables and post project analysis
  • Copywriting and proofreading a wide range of pieces for content and punctuation
  • Managing relationships with external contractors and agencies, ensuring projects are on time and in budget
  • Improving all aspects of our client's content from a branding and UX perspective, ensuring digital strategies are proficiently executed and in-line with their core values and identity

Role requirements:

  • Creative individual with innovative ideas and solutions
  • Experience managing websites using a CMS
  • Competency using Adobe CC applications including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • PC proficiency (Research, Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Experience using email marketing platforms such as MailChimp
  • Experience or knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Understanding of and ability to achieve KPIs and targets
  • Ecommerce and marketing experience (online and direct)
  • Experience in motion graphics, UI/UX design or user testing would be advantageous

Person Specification:

  • Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively with a self-starter attitude
  • A multi-tasker that is able to prioritise their work accordingly, often delivering under tight timeframes and under pressure
  • Excellent organisation and communication skills, with high attention to detail
  • Flexible, reliable and confident when dealing with agencies, customers or staff, including senior members of management
  • A problem solver that seeks realistic solutions, with the resourcefulness to follow through

To apply for this opportunity

Please click 'Apply Now' to email your CV along with a covering letter stating why you feel you would be suitable for this position.

No agencies please.