Location: Welwyn Garden City
Salary: Up to £30,000 (plus excellent benefits)
We are recruiting for an experienced and creative Print / Web Designer to join a well-known business in Welwyn Garden City. You will have the opportunity to deliver creative solutions across varying media channels, including Print, Branding and Digital / Online. Above all, we are looking for somebody who has a creative flare, and somebody who can be passionate about developing a brand through rich media. Applicants must be keen on keeping abreast of emerging technologies within media, particularly design programmes such as InDesign, FreeHand, Illustrator, Photoshop, 3Ds Max, Acrobat, Director, Dreamweaver and Flash.
You will be maintaining an offline portfolio, helping to drive off-to- online traffic, by offering a best-in-class customer experience. You will be creating banners, using Flash to create elements for the website such as mini games, attention grabbing competitions, MPU's and banners. The successful Digital / Print Designer will come from a Digital background, being able to work off their own initiative, as well as part of a team. You will be an excellent communicator, who will be able to work closely with clients in order to take an initial concept through to a visual design.
My client is a leading Hertfordshire based consumer services group who are going from strength to strength in the marketplace. My client has a Web hit base of over 2million unique hits per month and is a well-recognised global brand who specialise in offering new mothers specialist advice. My client offer a specialist service in child development, health and well being, baby care, financial advice, food and nutrition and sound parenting advice. The organisation has been established for well over 50years and continue to grow year on year due to continued market leadership and consistent evolution.
Able to think 'outside the box'
Quick to learn
Able to work to tight deadlines and manage workload
Performance and target driven
Strong communication skills
You will have proven experience in design across both online and offline channels
Advanced graphic design skills
Proven experience of using InDesign, Photoshop, Flash
Adobe Flash-based animation experience and programming capability
HTML/CSS knowledge and experience
Brand aware, with the ability to design to compliance and use styles sheets and templates
Proven experience of devising creative design solutions for offline and online channels (printed collateral, eDMs, online banners, hub pages, micro-sites)
Knowledge of print production and ability to brief external suppliers