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Middleweight Designer

Middleweight Designer

Job ID 
2018-1592
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
UK-London
Posted Date 
04/01/2018
Category 
Design & Production

More information about this job

Overview

Job Title:  Middleweight Designer

Salary:  £22,000-£25,000 (DoE)

Location: London, United Kingdom
Type Of Employment: Full-time
Industry: Media / Publishing
Function: Conferences / Events

Incisive Media is an entrepreneurial and creative, digital-facing organisation on the cutting edge of media. Working in our two core markets, financial services and technology, we provide analyst-grade insight, business intelligence and access to specialist networks of business professionals around the globe.

Job Description

We are looking for a creative Middleweight Designer to work across our award winning brands for our events and marketing departments. Creating a wide range of printed and digital promotional material, involving campaigns and identities.

 

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • To work on the promotion of house publications and events, creating new campaigns and identities
  • To work with existing concepts and templates on a range of advertising, logos, brochures, supporting material and online offerings
  • To present new designs to internal teams
  • To be responsible for the typesetting, correction and updating of brochures and advertisements
  • To create and manipulate images, logos and graphics using Photoshop, Illustrator and other appropriate software
  • To create and manage online banner advertisements
  • To advise freelancers on house styles, processes and brand guidelines when manager is unavailable
  • To contribute to the overall effectiveness of the team by developing and maintaining good working relationships
  • To apply best practice in all design work
  • To research and stay updated on latest design trends and software possibilities
  • Any other work-related tasks that may reasonably be requested 

Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will have solid experience in a design role in either a publishing house, marketing environment or design agency working across different mediums

  • Capable of creating high-quality, eye-catching designs for different mediums

  • Ability to interpret a brief, ask relevant questions and translate requirements into suitable designs

  • Accuracy in inputting and amending copy

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines

  • Good working knowledge of Adobe CC, in particular Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft Office

  • An understanding of user experience on digital platforms

  • Experience of digital design and producing online advertising

  • Good working knowledge of print preparation

  • Ability to learn new processes and skills quickly and effectively

  • Ability to be flexible, multitask and respond effectively to changing priorities and challenging deadlines

  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills

  • Pro-active, self-starter and a good team player

  • Excellent communication skills

What's on offer

As well as working with the most interesting, talented and fun people, we operate a culture where success is recognised. You will be supported throughout your career, tailoring your development through management support, internal & external training courses and on the job training.  Based in a fantastic location in Covent Garden, you will also have access to numerous retail discounts!

 

We also offer a range of benefits including:

  • Flexible working
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Life assurance
  • Group personal pension plan
  • Free eye tests
  • Retail discounts
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • IMFoundation - staff can volunteer a small amount of their time to contribute their skills and make a meaningful difference to the lives of others
  • Plus a huge number of flexible salary sacrifice benefits including private medical insurance, childcare vouchers, season ticket loans, cycle to work scheme, gym discounts, and many more!

 

How to apply

Are you keen to join the Incisive Family? Click on 'I'm Interested' to start your journey.

 

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We look forward to welcoming you on board!

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