Overview

Graphic Designer Job in Newcastle upon Tyne at Curtis Gabriel –

Job Description

Job title: Graphic Designer
Based: Newcastle upon Tyne
Hours: Full-time (37 hours per week)
Closing Date: Monday 15th August 2022

Who we are?

We’re a UK-based global Social, Digital and Design agency, offering carefully crafted solutions to support businesses in the digital marketplace. Our industry-leading service aims to maximise our clients’ social influence and ensure that their Marketing, Sales, Customer Service and Customer Satisfaction goals are achieved, in-line with their in-house strategies.

Purpose of the position

Responsible for creating digital and social graphics and animations, as well as print ready artwork. You will follow art direction and briefs to deliver fresh and creative design. A great eye for type and layout is required as well as being up to speed in Adobe Creative Cloud. The role involves working on a variety of projects such as full branding design, digital and print marketing and internal design requirements.

Key accountabilities

  • A portfolio of work showing a good foundation in typography, creative thinking and the ability to translate this into various mediums.
  • Design statics and animation for social media for a broad range of clients utilising Adobe Creative Suite
  • Working closely with clients and internal teams to ensure designs meet expectations and requirements
  • The ability to work methodically and meet deadlines.
  • Study design briefs and determine requirements.
  • Use the appropriate colours and layouts for each graphic.
  • Amend designs after feedback.
  • Ensure final visually appealing and following brand guidelines.
  • The duties listed are not exhaustive and may be varied from time to time as dictated by the changing needs of the business. The post holder will be expected to undertake other duties as appropriate and as requested by his/her line manager.

Education, experience and knowledge

  • Experience working across various digital marketing projects across email, social and web.
  • Motion graphics experience would be a bonus but not essential.
  • Good knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
  • An impressive portfolio of previous work.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • High level of energy and enthusiasm.

Personal Competencies and Qualities

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Video editing experience would be a bonus but not essential.
  • High level of energy and enthusiasm.

All employees have a responsibility to undertake training and development as required. They also have a responsibility to assist, where appropriate and necessary, with the training and development of fellow employees.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay

Schedule:

Experience:

  • Graphic design: 1 year (preferred)

Application deadline: 03/08/2022

About the Company

Company: Curtis Gabriel –

Company Location:  Newcastle upon Tyne

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