Graphic Designer

Technology, Design

A market leading online retailer is seeking to add a Graphic Designer to their design team.  Working within a well-established design team and reporting to Head of Design you will be a key player in the strategy and portfolio department with the prime responsibility to produce the company’s marketing materials and website designs.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Interpret briefs provided by the marketing, development and commercial teams to deliver against specific objectives.
  • Provide designs for a range of onsite and external activities including email, print and the web. 
  • Responsible for the design and on-going development of a number of differently branded websites working in conjunction with the web development team and marketing teams.
  • Design, create and amend electronic advertising including email marketing, web banners and buttons, articles, micro sites and site takeovers.
  • Design of printed material including catalogues, display advertising, outdoor advertising and individual pieces of Direct Mail.
  • Supporting the wider marketing team on a broad range of marketing campaigns and working closely with the commercial department to identify key products for promotion within these campaigns.
  • To work within the established corporate guidelines and third party partner guidelines to maintain the corporate identity.

Desired Skills and Abilities:

  • A good working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Dreamweaver is essential
  • A good working knowledge of HTML and CSS3 is essential
  • A good working knowledge of producing artwork for print is essential
  • An understanding and ability to build web pages to W3C-compliant standards would be beneficial
  • Experience in usability design, responsive design and wire frames would be beneficial
  • A working knowledge of WordPress software would be beneficial
  • Experience of content management systems would be beneficial
  • Video editing skills are desirable

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a blue-chip company in a position that offers a varied mix of design work for a variety of 3rd party business partners.

Job Facts

24,000 per annum
  • Excellent

Bolton, Greater Manchester
Chris Theaker