Creative Designer

  • Job Reference: 1311706023-2
  • Date Posted: 2 May 2024
  • Recruiter: 2i Recruit Ltd
  • Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Creative, Digital, Print
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are recruiting for Creative Designer to a Design Agency based in Maidenhead to work as an important part of the design team graphically communicating complex business ideas and stories for their clients. You will create concepts, assets and highly finished materials for presentation, animation, digital and print projects across numerous communications design and production briefs, creative and corporate in nature, for clients and the agency as required.

The role is wide ranging in scope and includes but is not limited to creative development, visualizing, concept development, design execution, complex charting, data visualization, information graphics, storyboarding, animation, motion, character development illustration and all things print and digital. You will need a positive 'can do' creative mindset, and the drive to ask the right questions at the right time, challenge briefs and push creative boundaries. With a passion for rock solid design, strong typography and a desire to keep learning you should thrive on variety and be confident managing yourself and your deadlines in a collaborative team.

What's on Offer

Free parking
25 days holiday
Private healthcare (employee pays tax on Benefit in Kind)
Cycle to work scheme
Pension scheme (pension contributions are 3%, of qualifying earnings, from MR and 5% employee contribution)

After completing probation, they currently have the option of working 2 set days a week from home

Experience Required

  • A design-related degree / diploma (graphic design, illustration, typography fine art or related subject).
  • A design-related degree / diploma (graphic design, illustration, typography fine art or related subject).
  • 5+ years in a design role, showing experience of working to briefs and managing feedback.
  • Confidence in both creative and art working ability.
  • Industry standard software expertise - especially MS PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop) Adobe Acrobat - PC & Mac.
  • Hand sketch and digital
  • Attention to detail, speed and accuracy with the ability to think creatively, collaborate effectively and deliver 'intelligent' brand standard concepts.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to listen to the needs of technical and business stakeholders and interpret them clearly for both audiences.
  • Experience of working creatively within sophisticated global brand constraints, identifying, and communicating them clearly.

Experience in PowerPoint - both technical and creative would be advantageous as well as examples of data visualisation, experience designing infographics and icon development as well as knowledge of WordPress.

If you have not been contacted within 5 working days, then unfortunately on this occasion your CV has not been shortlisted