Graphic Design & Social Media Assistant

  • Job Reference: 634693413-2
  • Date Posted: 23 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Hart Recruitment
  • Location: Walsall, Staffordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Creative, Marketing, Media, Social Media
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has come available for a Graphic Designer and Social Media Assistant, if you are seeking a position where you are able to climb up the ladder, then this is the role for you!

Benefits include free car parking, 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays. You will be working for a well-established greetings card and balloon wholesale company, trading for nearly forty years, based in Walsall. Hours of work are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday to Friday.

This is a great opportunity for a creative person looking to start their career in Graphic Design/Social Media. You must be experienced in using an Apple Mac and have a good understanding of Adobe's Creative Suite, specifically InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop software.

As the Graphic Design & Social Media Assistant, you will be:​

Assisting in the creation of artwork for social media and writing copy for social media postings

Working alongside the Marketing Manager in producing graphics / artwork for direct emailing campaigns

Assisting in designing promotional material including online banners and flyers

Dealing with Social Media postings, responding to comments and updating the web

Taking photos of products to utilise within campaigns and social media postings

As the Graphic Design & Social Media Assistant, you will have:

Appropriate college/university design qualifications, or previous experience working within a similar position, either agency or client side

A high level of ability and experience using an Apple Mac computer and Adobe's Creative Suite software, specifically Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator

Experience in creating Social Media posts, including writing copy and applying relevant tags on Instagram & FB

A natural creative ability with excellent design skills

Strong graphic design and typography skills

You may have experience working as one of the following: Design Assistant, Junior Designer, Assistant Designer, Social Media Assistant, Marketing Assistant, Marketing Specialist, Marketing Administrator or Graphic Design Assistant

As the Graphic Design & Social Media Assistant, your salary is competitive within the market