Digital Designer

Location
England, Nottinghamshire, Nottingham
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted
12 Oct 2016
Closes
09 Nov 2016
Ref
GD225
Industry Sector
Agency, Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Digital Designer

Mid-Weight Digital Designer

Nottingham

£20 - 25k depending on experience

Ref: GD 225

Green Shoots Recruitment Ltd is recruiting for a Mid-weight Digital Designer. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Digital Designer to join an in-house studio. The role requires a skilled creative designer with a solid front-end development background. Will work on a range of briefs across consumer brands and for a range of internal clients

Duties include:

  • Design and development of responsive HTML emails, rich Internet applications and advertisements, websites and blogs.
  • Designing graphics, animations and manipulating digital images.
  • Creation of social media campaigns, apps and advertisements.
  • Working on creative for 2 websites.
  • Intranet and extranet design.
  • Photographing products
  • Optimising images for online use.
  • Keeping up to date with design trends.
  • Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts to fit briefs.
  • Liaising with various internal clients and teams.
  • Working to deadlines, sometimes under pressure.

The ideal candidate will have a creative flair, be enthusiastic and have a self-motivated attitude as well as good communication skills and great attention to detail. Must also be able to present a portfolio packed with creative and innovative designs.

Well experienced with the Adobe suite, primarily Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash/Animate, Illustrator, InDesign & XD.

  • A solid knowledge of HTML & CSS (further training available in the job)
  • A solid knowledge of CMS's. Not essential but desirable.
  • Basic knowledge of Java script, PHP, MySQL is also an advantage but not essential.
  • An good understanding of UI & UX.
  • Understanding of typography and layout for both web and print would be advantageous.