Mid-Weight Digital Designer - Intergrated Advertising Agency

£28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
08 Feb 2013
08 Mar 2013
David McConaghy
Business Type
Design, Digital
Contract Type
Full Time
Mid-Weight Digital Designer - Intergrated Advertising Agency

Role: Mid Weight Digital Designer
Location: Central London
Salary: to £35k+benefits
Keywords: Digital, Web Design, Conceptual design, creative, banners, emails, apps, Flash, AS2/AS3, Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML, CSS, Motion graphics, wireframes, client facing

The Role

My client is looking for a mid weight designer who will work with conceptual creative teams (Art Directors & Copywriters) to develop their ideas/concepts into engaging and attractive final output for digital channels including websites, banners, apps, sites and emails.

The Agency have won a striong of awards over the past year, including Agency of the Year within their sector and numerous awards for their advertising campaigns.

Key responsibilities:

Final finished pixel perfect design work
- Working collaboratively on original concept design
- Internal design presentations
- Collaboration with creative teams and creative directors
- Mentoring of junior designers and assisting the Head of Digital Design with overseeing their production work
- Covering some aspects of Head of Digital Design when absent.
- Attending client meetings when required
- Keeping an up to date knowledge of the design trends, technologies and software
- Attending training and to develop relevant knowledge and skills to ensure knowledge stays up to date
- Liaising with Project Managers and Account Directors to ensure the smooth running of projects

Technical Skills:

All candidates must have excellent skills across the Adobe Suite, in particular Photoshop and Illustrator and a relatively detailed knowledge of ad serving systems. Motion graphics and Flash experience (Flash, Actionscript, after effects, cinema 4d) and an awareness of HTML and CSS would also be advantageous. Candidates should have evidence of designing front-end visuals for the web, experience in creating wireframe designs and working with back-end developers, as well as work across emails, banner ads and HTML templates.

The Agency
A full-service integrated ad agency, working with some of the top clients, very well known