Graphic Designer

Job Title: Graphic Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Up to £41000.00 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: 70911-ITENG-CDA_1516298198
Contact Name: Rebecca Dalton
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2018 17:56

Job Description

My client who are a global technology company are looking for a graphic designer who can work with multiple stakeholders to understand their needs and to create design solutions that have a high visual impact, contributing to overall marketing and business objectives.

Some of your day to day responsibilities will include designing web pages, including wire frames, graphic content, site navigation and content layout, in accordance with the corporate web design framework. As well as design of assets for use on social media platforms and designing and producing email templates in accordance with best practice layout and usability.

Essential skills:

- Good understanding of user experience, usability and accessibility standards
- Demonstrable design skills (portfolio and project reports), focused particularly on
translating requirements into well-crafted digital products in support of marketing
- Experience in designing 'social first' content for use on a range of social media channels
- Expert Adobe Creative Suite skills plus good knowledge of design for HTML, CSS and
responsive design; familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
- Keeps abreast of digital design and user experience/usability developments, techniques
and technologies
- Good understanding of print production and colour processes
- Self-motivated, competent and flexible with a high attention to detail and a passion for
- The successful candidate will have a broad and adaptable style.
- Experience working within brand and campaign style guides
- Some experience with CMS platforms and web analytics tools will be a bonus
- Animation and video-editing skills would be a bonus

This is a really exciting opportunity so if your an experienced graphic designer and the thought of working for a global technology company interests you, please apply for my immediate attention!