Illustrator/Graphic Designer

Manchester  ‐ Onsite

Keywords

Adobe Illustrator Adobe Photoshop Adobe InDesign Illustration Business Requirements Graphic Design Marketing Photo Manipulation Merchandising Printing and Screen Printing Social Media Artwork Demonstration Skills Branding Mock Ups

Description

Illustrator/Graphic Designer 

Site Based – North Manchester, M24

Salary - £25k to £27k DOE

Please Note – Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK

Based in Middleton we are a vibrant, fast growing merchandise company who are passionate about design and are looking for an enthusiastic individual to fit in with our existing team.

You will be working with a wide range of clients across various sectors including fashion, souvenir, and promotional industries. A good knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop are essential for all applicants and experience with InDesign is a bonus. You must be able to work to a brief/concept to produce new and exciting designs and follow brand guidelines consistently and accurately as required. The right candidate should be able to maintain a meticulous level of detail whilst working in fast paced environment.

Ideally qualified to degree level in a relevant field however other applications may be considered if all other requirements are met and are clearly demonstrated within your CV and portfolio.

Duties Include


  • Working to client briefs & responding to current trends to come up with new print designs as required
  • Producing designs, concepts, mock-ups & presentations
  • Generating accurate print-ready proofs across a variety of products & ensuring all print specs are met
  • Image retouching to a high standard
  • Creating artwork for a variety of marketing materials
  • Managing social media platforms alongside the team
  • Any ad-hoc duties to support the business

Requirements


  • Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop is a must – candidates without this need not apply
  • Meticulous attention to detail & ability to maintain extremely high standards whilst working to tight deadlines
  • Capability to work on multiple projects at once and prioritise accordingly with a methodical working >
  • Strong illustration & composition skills that can be adapted to suit different briefs
  • Must be able to follow instructions and work to a specified brief
  • Strong communication skills to ensure the building of effective working relationships with team members & other departments
  • A positive attitude & willingness to learn
  • Knowledge of printing methods desired but not essential
  • InDesign knowledge and Procreate/Illustrator for iPad experience beneficial but not essential
  • Up to date portfolio demonstrating skills

Benefits


  • On-site parking (free)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Eye care scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Buy/Sell Annual Leave
  • Day off on your Birthday
  • Enhanced maternity & paternity pay

Start date
05.2024
Duration
Permanent
From
Product Source Group
Published at
14.05.2024
Project ID:
2750273
Contract type
Permanent
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