GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Recruiter
Location
St Albans, Hertfordshire
Salary
£18,000 - £23,000
Posted
31 Mar 2017
Closes
28 Apr 2017
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Branding, Digital / Web, Graphics, Print, Product

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Orlight Ltd - St Albans

Graphic Designer at Orlight

Salary: £18,000 - £23,000

Working Hours: Monday - Friday 8am-6pm

Location: Victor Way, Radlett Road, Colney Street, St Albans, AL2 2FL.

Benefits: Pension Scheme, 20 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays

Established in 1997, Orlight is a long-standing dominant force within the architectural lighting market internationally. We provide unparalleled lighting products and services delivered in a unique manner to our ever changing and exciting industry sector.

An exciting position has arisen for a talented Graphic Designer to join our in-house team based in     St. Albans. We are seeking a multi-disciplined designer who is comfortable producing work across various media; from online marketing campaigns, editorials, leaflets and brochures to internal document presentations. You must be a confident communicator and someone who can take the initiative but also take direction from your Marketing Manager.

The candidate should be a self-motivated individual with plenty of energy and enthusiasm that stays abreast of the latest design trends and is backed up with technical design skills and talent.

The work demands creative flair, knowledge of current industry software and excellent time management skills, which are required to fulfil tight deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Interdepartmental skills are key as you will be working closely with the Manufacturing and Sales teams to deliver accurate, clear, consistent and creative documents.

The Candidate:

  • Confident communicator able to work interdepartmentally
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Adaptability - maintain effectiveness in a fast moving/changing environment
  • Versatility - can contribute effectively in a team and work independently
  • Have great attention to detail, ensuring all artwork is accurate, consistent and clear
  • Be highly organised to manage simultaneous projects

Technical Skills:

  • Proficient in the use of Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of After Effects and Premiere Pro would be advantageous but not necessary
  • A knowledge of HTML, CSS and PHP
  • Confident working across both print and digital media
  • Good proofreading skills
  • Must be fluent in English and competent copywriting skills

Tasks:

  • Catalogues, brochures and leaflets
  • Email campaigns
  • Packaging
  • Company presentations
  • Internal communications
  • Creating web-based assets
  • Line drawings
  • Contributing to all online content e.g. websites, social media

To apply please send your CV, a covering letter, and a sample portfolio of your work relevant to the job role.

Further information about Orlight is available at: www.orlight.com

Job Type: Full-time