Digital & Graphic Designer

Location
London
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
26 Aug 2016
Closes
23 Sep 2016
Ref
MH238514
Contact
Madeline Hughes
Function
Digital
Sector
Unisex
Job Type
Permanent
Our client is a leading luxury British brand based in central London. They are looking for a Digital & Graphic Designer to join the team reporting into the Global Marketing Director. This vital role with the Marketing function will be responsible for the design and implementation of digital and printed assets to support a number of stakeholders including global marketing, PR and eCommerce campaigns.

Key Responsibilities:
*Creation of sales & POS material including sales meeting presentations, sales decks, brand presentations, mood boards to aid sell in of concepts, event invitations, selling decks for teams (optimized for mobile/tablet) and brochures
*Creation of graphics for use in window schemes and light boxes to be used across existing stores, new store openings, pop up stores
*Artworking for print media to agreed specifications and delivery to the relevant publishing house or in-market partner for paid for advertising and wholesale catalogues insertions
*Design of campaign assets for paid digital media (product ads) and ongoing campaign support including page layouts and assets for articles and stories, video branding frames for YouTube
*Delivery of artwork for showroom light boxes
*Brand imagery for presentations and press events, press release artworking
*Design of adhoc and scheduled digital assets; emails (2x/week), homepage (weekly), landing pages (ad hoc changes weekly, complete refresh every 3-4 weeks), content slots, affiliate banners, assets for affiliate pages (seasonal)
*Adhoc site development design including improving usability of colour swatches, redesigning header, designing icons for mobile navigation, size guides, store locator


Knowledge & Skills:
*Solid skills in design, typography and the crafting of visual assets for print and digital platforms
*Good sense of UX - know what works on mobile, tablet and desktop environments
*Fascinated by digital developments and how to drive engagement
*(Obsessive) interest in fashion and fashion imagery, film, and digital creative
*Attention to detail, ability to problem solve and work independently where necessary
*Positive, conceptual, collaborative, polite, conscientious, sharp thinking and thorough
*High level of ownership and initiative; ability to work with minimal supervision

Requisite Education and Experience:
*Expertise in graphics packages such as Adobe Creative Suites (Photoshop, Flash, and Illustrator)
*Exceptional English communication and organizational skills
*Minimum of 3 years of similar experience in the marketing or digital/e commerce department of a product-based company (preferably luxury fashion or a luxury products company)