Advertising Graphic Designer

Recruiter
Location
London (West), London (Greater) / Richmond upon Thames, London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits plus shares
Posted
09 May 2014
Closes
09 Jun 2014
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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