Senior Designer

Senior Designer

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time
Company: Spiral Communications Ltd
Salary: According to skills and experience
Location: Manor House, 1 Manor Street, Sheepscar, Leeds LS7 1PZ
Reporting To: Creative Director and Managing Director

STRICTLY NO RECRUITMENT AGENCIES

1. What we need...

Due to continued expansion, we are looking for a very talented, experienced and professional Senior Designer, with a proven record for creating exceptional print and digital work, to join and be a key member of our growing creative team in Leeds.

With an outstanding, varied portfolio, you will be able to talk us confidently through your past projects. You’ll demonstrate a natural ability for creative thinking and developing upon original ideas – as well as being able to follow client brand guidelines exactly. You will be able to interpret briefs accurately and develop upon them if needed, delivering to multiple deadlines through expert time-management techniques – often under pressure.

You must be absolutely confident in your abilities and be able to liaise dynamically and professionally with colleagues, clients, suppliers and new business prospects.

2. What you’ll do...

As a key member of our design team you’ll produce inspirational design work for a wide range of channels for our clients and our own purposes. You’ll work largely under your own initiative but also in conjunction with other Designers, our Creative Director and Chief Marketing Officer.

You’ll work in every stage of the production process – forming opportunities for the team around you.

You’ll participate and often lead on creative and client-side meetings and be capable of offering insightful and positive contributions to any discussion.

You should demonstrate an aptitude for line management, operations and strategic thinking to assist the agency in fulfilling its long-term goals.

3. What you’ll need...

A passion for design, typography and creativity and the ability to pass on those skills to people around you.

A positive, proactive attitude and a solution-finding mind-set.

Higher level Graphic Design qualification or equivalent.

5+ years of proven experience of working at a higher level in a creative studio or environment.

Comprehensive working knowledge of Adobe Creative software including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop with AfterEffects, Audition and Media Encoder an advantage.

Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint. Knowledge of KeyNote, Prezi and VideoScribe packages would be an advantage.

4. What you’ll get...

A competitive package including:

  • Profit share (after probation period)
  • Workplace pension
  • Leeds arena priority ticket option
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free eye test & glasses contribution
  • Extra 2 days off over Christmas
  • Extra day off around your birthday
  • Take up to one day off to be home for deliveries etc... “Delivery Day”
  • Flexible working hours/plan
  • Free Parking
  • Free Tea and Coffee
  • Free Fruit Bowl
  • Soft Drinks Fridge
  • Free Access to CC software

5. A bit about us...

Spiral is an established, Leeds-based multi-channel creative design agency with a reputation for strategic thinking and going ‘above and beyond’ for clients. Born out of a passion for creativity, a genuinely attentive service and meticulous attention to detail, our clients trust us with substantial, crucial projects – time after time.

We specialise in multi-channel brand development and implementation, and we supply creative design for print, digital & web, advertising and exhibitions to a wide range of clients and sectors.

Interested?

Are you the newest member of our team? Send your covering letter, CV and examples of work to recruitment@spiralcom.co.uk

PDFs are preferable – but creativity is something we look for in all things.