Graphic Designer

Job Title: Graphic Designer

Reporting to: Digital Director

Location: Northampton

JOB ROLE

We require a talented, motivated and enthusiastic Graphic Designer to create new innovative and contemporary designs and deliver print ready artwork as part of the overall digital team.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To deliver innovative and contemporary designs for:
    1. Theme / Logo / branding design
    2. Design & Artworking for print
    3. Presentation layout and content design
    4. Web page / template design
    5. Signage (printed and digital)
    6. Exhibition design
    7. Motion graphic design
    8. Storyboard visuals
    9. Eflyer design
  • The role will require you to produce high quality design and layout visuals   
  • You will also be required to work these visuals up into artwork for print or web / presentation ready digital graphics
  • A key part of your role will be liaising with our Account Management Team, Producers and Customers, maintaining good professional communication and working practises with them and your colleagues
  • Providing excellent customer service and maintaining the excellent reputation we have built up over the years – be polite, courteous and helpful
  • Being responsible for meeting delivery deadlines and managing your personal workflow
  • Ensure you are punctual, organised, dressed appropriately and deliver Outlooks core values at all times

 

SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop your ability to help implement your designs into Presentation or web / eflyer
  • Innovate and embrace new design techniques and technologies to help keep our designs / solutions relevant and valuable
  • Improve knowledge through personnel research, web, magazines, exhibitions, training, networking etc
  • Compare and assess our designs against the competition to ensure we are top of our game at all times
  • Follow the mantra that ‘if you wouldn’t put it in your portfolio it is not good enough for our clients’

 

OUTLOOKS BRAND VALUES

  • Creativity
  • Commitment
  • Collaboration
  • Motivation

 

EDUCATION AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

You will need to be a confident, creative problem solver with a great attitude and be able to demonstrate the following skills within your development portfolio:

  • Minimum 2 years commercial experience designing with Illustrator, Photoshop and Indesign
  • Strong and impressive portfolio that demonstrates your abilities across media (digital, print, illustration, photography)
  • Experience working with PowerPoint
  • Design Degree or equivalent education

Microsoft Office:

  • Word = Standard level
  • Excel = Standard level
  • Outlook = Standard level
  • PowerPoint = Advanced level

Presentation & Communication Skills

  • Spoken = Advanced level
  • Written = Standard level
  • Grammar / Spelling = Advanced level

 

BENEFITS

  • Bonus scheme linked to profit share
  • Company Pension
  • Option of Health care cover

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a full service digital communications agency with great prospects for future growth and development.

Email CV and samples of your work to Jason@outlook.co.uk

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Jason Farmer

Digital Director
jason@outlook.co.uk

5 REASONS to work for Outlook

01.

Great company

02.

Great people

03.

Great clients

04.

Great location

05.

The Friday Treat!