Digital Designer

Job Title: Digital Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary: Up to £38k DOE plus benefits
Reference: 15622750
Job Published: November 13, 2017 00:00

Job Description

Digital Designer, Central London – Up to £38k plus benefits

This hot Soho shopper agency are doing some big things with some very well-known brands. By unearthing simple insights, they create powerful ideas and craft extraordinary activations that influence shopper behaviour. A Digital Designer is needed to help provide creative digital design solutions in response to client and internal agency briefs across all aspects of digital marketing.

This Digital Designer will have a strong agency pedigree within retail/shopper and be well-versed in digital design across web design, eCRM, ecommerce, social platforms and in-store digital displays and interactive POS.

This Digital Designer will be capable of conceptualising and creating standout designs and motion graphics for a wide range of online collateral such as, but not limited to:

  • Branded promotional microsites and landing pages
  • In-store ecommerce microsites
  • Marketing emails and templates
  • Social media ads and branded content (static and video based)
  • Display advertising banners (static and animated)
  • Optimised product content for use online or in-store digital POS
  • In-store video TV walls
  • Infographics
  • Client and company interactive presentations

This Digital Designer will be a highly talented, creative, versatile and motivated individual with experience of working within a fast paced marketing agency environment; have a good working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud and will be very familiar with digital/online trends and emerging technologies.

The Digital Designer that joins this agency must have:

  • 5 years’ experience working in creative communications/ marketing agencies, including 3+ years’ digital content production
  • An online/PDF portfolio outlining individual project involvement
  • Excellent understanding of social media platforms with examples of social content production
  • Strong working knowledge of all main digital design packages, including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
  • Demonstrable skills in UI design layout and online typography
  • Experience in designing interfaces for mobile platforms (iOS and Android)
  • Experience in motion graphics / animation production using Adobe AfterEffects

This Digital Designer will have personal qualities like:

  • Dynamic, driven and reliable with a ‘can do’ professional attitude
  • Good communication skills and fluent in English verbal and written
  • Open to feedback, constructive criticism and able to ask for help/ advice as needed
  • Conscientious and takes pride in their work
  • Pixel perfect design skills and meticulous attention to detail
  • Organised and capable of prioritising a varied workload
  • Able to work calmly under pressure and handle multiple tasks/projects
  • Good time management skills
  • Flexible approach to work and working hours (when deadlines demand)

It will also be beneficial for this Digital Designer to have:

  • The ability to explore and present ideas through the creation of annotated wireframes, user journeys and storyboards using software such as Invision /Axure /Marvel/Balsamiq/Visio/Sketch
  • Experience of working with mixed media to create impactful designs
  • Experience in designing across devices demonstrating a good understanding of digital front-end development technologies (HTML, HTML 5, CSS etc.) browsers and target devices and how these influence and impact design for mobile and responsive solutions
  • Working knowledge of Dreamweaver or similar front-end coding software
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Edge/Animate
  • Working knowledge of Flash and Action Script
  • Experience on Retail / FMCG brands (and particularly Shopper experience)

Sound like the Digital Designer role you’re looking for? If you’re a Digital Designer that fits the bill, then please get in touch quoting job reference SS310c.

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