Designer / Artworker

Location
Reading, Berkshire
Salary
Negotiable depending on experience £20,000 - £25,000 + Great benefits
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
LynseyDesigner
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Assistant / Graduate
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
Digital Designer

Designer / Artworker

Our client a specialist medical communications agency works with some of the biggest pharmaceutical companies in the world, helping them to connect with a global audience of healthcare professionals. 

We are looking for a highly-creative, enthusiastic and organised artworker who is passionate about design and has a keen interest in working on projects for both print and digital media. A critical thinking, user-centric, objectives-based approach to design should come naturally to you. In particular we are looking of individuals who:

  • Have a proficient working knowledge of the Adobe creative suite, as well as Microsoft Office 
  • Can demonstrate a strong portfolio of work
  • Have a flexible and positive approach towards day-to-day tasks 
  • Are proactive and able to work independently, taking ownership of projects as well as collaborating well within a team
  • Have excellent attention to detail and organisational abilities 
  • Demonstrate strong artworking ability for production
  • Are curious and open to learning new skill sets. Experience in front-end web development (HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP), would be a bonus
  • Flash/Animate And Dreamweaver experience is highly advantageous


Although design will play a key role within the successful candidates responsibilities, there will be a high proportion of creative artwork requirements, so we're looking for an all-rounder who is a team player with a passion for design and is happy to get involved in all aspects of the design process.

Benefits Package

Salary Negotiable depending on experience. Circa £23k 
Company Pension 
23 Days holiday 
After 2 years service you can select one of a range of benefits i.e amazon vouchers, private healthcare, gym membership, mobile phone payment.
At 3 years service you automatically receive private health insurance plus an additional day annual leave. A
4 big social events during the year and 4pm Friday drinks.
Monday - Friday 9-5 working hours. 

Interviews are taking place immediately. Submit your CV today with a short covering letter to explain why you are suitable for this position.