Senior Digital Designer

Location
Surrey
Salary
Up to 38K
Posted
27 Mar 2017
Closes
24 Apr 2017
Ref
JM053
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Digital / Web, Direct Marketing
Job Functions
Designer

Our Surrey based client is looking for some real talent to join their growing team! 

The Role
This is a key senior role within the agency as you will be taking responsibility for the most high profile briefs. Producing work that sets a high standard, you will ideally have a background in executing great digital campaigns. You will also be responsible and a role model for more junior members of the team, demonstrating a consistent high level of creativity for our clients challenges and be passionate about the work we do – an ambassador for the agency.
 
Day-to-Day Responsibilities

  • Display best-in-class digital design skills and knowledge
  • Take responsibility for creative pitches and concept work from creative briefs
  • Work closely with the Digital department to ensure deadlines are met and the best possible solutions for digital projects are chosen and are on budget
  • Work closely with members of Account Management and the Studio to ensure best practice is met on the planning, implementation and management of projects
  • Constantly review the way we work to benefit the client and agency – looking for smarter and more efficient ways of working, keeping up to speed with industry innovations and trends
  • To pro-actively work with all levels of seniority within the client’s team
  • Present your work to relevant agency contacts
  • Attend ‘work in progress’ (WIPs) and ‘first thoughts’ meetings and be the brand guardian when required
  • Ensure that work is completed within time and budget, raising any concerns at the outset of a project

Skills and Expertise

  • An understanding of advertising and marketing principles
  • A solid understanding of design principles and how they apply across digital
  • Be strong across typography, grids, pixels, photography and motion graphics
  • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Problem solving and an ability to implement new and innovative solutions
  • Have a keen eye for detail and great communication skills

 
Personal Skills

  • You will be motivated, bright and willing to take on new challenges
  • With a positive approach and the ability to adapt to changes, you will work well within a dynamic team, meeting deadlines and exceeding customer expectations
  • Be solution focussed with a ‘can-do’ attitude
  • A motivated, self-starter with a strong work ethic who can proactively see projects through from start to finish
  • Have the ability to prioritise your own workload and multi-task in a busy, pressurised environment whilst maintaining the highest level of attention to detail

 
Qualifications

  • Educated to degree level in design, or an equivalent level of experience