Designer (digital and creative)

We’re looking for someone who has an infectious enthusiasm for design and ideas. Someone who has a keen eye for great design, and a passion for all things digital as well as the wider creative world.

We're after someone with a proactive attitude and hunger to learn along the way.

About you:

  • You are a creative/conceptual thinker
  • You are able to think like there is no box
  • You have a natural ability for visual/UI design and an interest/passion for good UX
  • You enjoy creating well crafted digital experiences
  • You are confident presenting concepts to anyone and everyone
  • You have a can-do attitude and no problem is too big
  • You are ambitious and always want to learn
  • You use critiques to improve your work
  • You are happy to work collaboratively and in multi-disciplinary teams

Skills and experience we’re looking for:

  • Experience in delivering commercial digital design (client side or agency) - print skills are a bonus!
  • 3-5 years of experience
  • An understanding of accessibility
  • Ability to help shape and interpret briefs
  • Happy to be part of the client facing team
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with a variety of different outputs
  • Ability to create graphical assets
  • Skills in layout, colour and typography
  • Ability to participate and run workshops to generate ideas
  • Ability to create digital brands and document art direction
  • Ability to take existing brands and products and push them further
  • Ability to work with multiple ‘styles’
  • Happy to participate and run design critiques and use feedback to improve designs
  • Ability to estimate time and prioritise workload to hit tight deadlines

The role:

You will be working to support senior designers but you must also be comfortable running your own smaller projects.

This role is permanent and based at our studio in Manchester.

Your day to day will differ but here are a couple of things you might be asked to do:

  • Design for digital products and services (and occasionally something printed!)
  • Digital brand and product/service creation
  • Consider the format for vision pieces and execute
  • Create assets for presentations, websites, brands
  • Creating sketches and storyboards to communicate your ideas
  • Creating mid-hi fidelity prototypes to demonstrate your ideas
  • Review and ensure consistency and correct application of brand/design systems across different projects
  • Ensuring consistency from design to development

Beneficial but not necessary:

Alongside the core skills above tell us if you have any skills in the following:

  • Photography skills
  • Motion skills
  • Prototyping skills (in software such as Principle, Adobe After Effects, Protopie, etc.)
  • Usability testing
  • Best practice UX methods

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