Advertising Graphic Designer

London (West), London (Greater) / Richmond upon Thames, London (Greater)
Competitive salary and benefits plus shares
09 May 2014
09 Jun 2014
Contract Type
Full Time

Advertising graphic designer

The role 
We’re looking for a talented designer with experience, knowledge and a passion for direct response advertising to help us innovate, refine, produce and analyse our acquisition creative.

Why we are looking
We know great creative can improve response -we want an acquisition designer impresario to innovate the design, message and format of our creative across multiple channels.
What you’ll be responsible for
●    Designing acquisition creative, including: inserts, press, in-store vouchers, outdoor, digital and new untested channels. 
●    Keeping our pipeline full of creative ideas across format, design and messaging
●    Producing creative, sending it to printers/ media owners and ensuring customers see exactly what we intended.
●    Analysing creative test results and learning for the next test.
●    Helping to make sure offline creative learnings are applied to online creative.
●    Building our bank of DR knowledge and sharing learnings across different channels and territories.

What we are looking for in you
●    Design direct response creative, ideally focused on offline creative.
●    The combination of artist and analyst, who understands why advertising works and can innovate to improve the effectiveness of design.
●    Deep knowledge of direct response advertising and understanding what works and why.
●    Excellent layout skills (we will want to see plenty of examples).
●    Organised, with the ability to take a project from concept to completion.
●    Full of beans and bursting with ideas.
●    Adobe photoshop, illustrator and indesign (flash a bonus!)
●    Confident preparing files for print and chatting with our printers about paper types, spot colours, pdfs and proofs.
●    A foodie.
●    Articulate and confident presenting ideas.
●    A lover of great design