Freelance Mid-Senior Designer (Swiss German) - available now
The speed read:
International branding agency (based in London) are looking for (ideally) a Swiss German speaking designer with consumer branding and editorial experience. If you happen to speak French or Italian that would also be useful! This is a rolling freelance contract with potential to run for 6mths to 1 year, and you will have at least 5+ years experience.
Day to day you will be designing a bi-monthly magazine (for a retail/beauty brand), from concept and art direction, including unique covers for each issue. This will be a client facing role, and will require support to the client during pre-press (overseeing of art worker and assistance in communication with printers in Switzerland).
In addition to this, there will be a variety of projects associated with the brand, and development of designs and toolkits for local activations. This could be anything from POS to CRM Mailings.
Experience of magazine/layout is vital, but an overall understanding of branding within the consumer/beauty sectors would be beneficial, and some experience of the digital landscape (social media, web design) is also important. Knowledge and understanding of the retail market is useful.
Swiss German speaking, with additional languages a plus (French or Italian)
Experienced in magazine and layout design
Experienced working across brand in general