We are seeking a talented & ambitious Midweight Designer with a strong digital bent.
You will be working alongside a great team of designers, creatives and technologists to generate design ideas and roll out work across all media but with a particular focus on digital.
You should have experience collaborating with UX & IA specialists. Motion graphics experience would also be of benefit.
You will be expected to keep up-to-date with industry trends and have a desire to learn & share with the broader agency team.
What we're looking for:5+ Years commercial agency experience and comprehensive portfolio of workExceptional design capabilities across all mediaConceptual skillsGood problem solving skillsStrong written and verbal communicationUnderstanding/Appreciation of UXExcellent attention to detailExperience briefing dev teams
Technical Skiils:Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative SuiteAll-round experience in digital and printClear knowledge of print preparation for digital and offset printingMotion experience (Final Cut Pro/Premiere Pro/After Effects) is not essential, but would be highly regardedBasic code – html 5, CSS, JS would also be highly regardedRetouching and concept visualisationMotion experience (Final Cut Pro/Premiere Pro/After Effects) not essential, but would be highly regardedIllustration skills would be highly regarded
Hopefully you're able to recognise yourself in this list of attributes:Positive and energetic (and fun!)Curious and hungry to learn more about the worldOrganised and responsible - both in your personal and professional lifeKind, intuitive, able to read and deal with lots of different personalitiesResilient and determined to attain professional fulfilment
McPherson's is a successful Consumer Products company, home to famous names in health & beauty such as Dr. LeWinn's, Manicare, A'kin & Lady Jayne.
We're currently seeking a talented & creative Graphic Designer to join our marketing team to develop engaging, beautiful design across our range of print & digital mediums.
Reporting to the Senior Designer you'll work in partnership with marketing & e-commerce teams to produce design for packaging, pos, trade materials, catalogues, event collateral, image renders and website content. We need someone who can confidently carry a project from brief to completion delivering quality results, who is able to think both creatively and commercially.
Taking briefs to clearly outline project parameters & setting realistic expectations.Accurately interpreting briefs & producing high quality concepts.Working flexibly & collaboratively with internal stakeholders to ensure feedback & art direction is incorporated.Proofing & attention to detail.Time management, workload prioritization & delivering on agreed deadlines.
Tertiary design qualification and 3+ years commercial experience.Adobe CS for Mac: InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.Experience working within a client-side environment, particularly in Beauty or Fashion would be looked on favorably.Strong flair for creative design.Must be comfortable designing for both print and digital (particularly packaging, pos & branded communications), with portfolio examples that demonstrate this.Pre-press for print-ready finished artwork.Organizational skills with an ability to manage multiple projects from different sources.
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The ideal candidate would take personal interest in the Health & Beauty market, always up-to-date with industry trends, products & brands as well as being passionate about producing beautiful, engaging design concepts.
McPherson's Consumer Products is recognised as an EEO Employer. Please visit our website for more information about our company.