Graphic Designer / Full Time / Paid
Liverpool Merseyside UK
WE’RE ON THE LOOK-OUT FOR A GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Already, 2020 has been brilliant for us here at Agent. Following on from an immensely successful 2019, we have already secured new clients across the UK and we’re well underway with some really exciting projects.
As a result of our successes, our diverse team is growing once more and we’re on the lookout for another member to join us. We are looking for a Graphic Designer to join Agent’s innovative creative team, working under our Creative Director to deliver stand-out work for our clients.
We are looking for an accomplished, ambitious individual with a natural flair for design. The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a fast-paced and energetic environment, managing multiple creative projects at any one time.
In a world where trends are constantly changing, we need someone who is always ahead of the curve. It is important for us to be one step ahead, in order to benefit our clients.
Our ideal new team member will be someone who constantly challenges themselves, and who is open to critique in order to produce the best possible work.
At Agent, we are all about collaboration – with our colleagues and our clients. We want somebody who thrives on being part of a team and who cares about managing positive relationships both internally and externally.
Our team is extremely important to us, especially as we grow. We encourage growth and development; we would want you to have ambitious and want to grow alongside us all.
We’re looking for somebody who can hit the ground running immediately to deliver exceptional work, strengthening Agent’s portfolio, reputation and client base.
If this sounds like you and you’d love to join an exceptional and diverse team, read on!
Here’s what the role will involve…
Project and client management – develop an unrivalled understanding of our clients’ businesses and their industries. Using insight and research from our strategy team, you’ll be asked to plan, create and implement brand and design projects that meet and exceed client expectations. Brilliant campaigns for brilliant clients, no less.
Client relations – develop superb client relationships by listening to, understanding and delivering client requirements and exceeding expectations. In essence, delighting our clients at all times.
Brand development – research, plan and create world-class brand identities and their accompanying brand guidelines and associated assets. You’ll also be expected to present to clients, and when necessary their staff, customers and partners.
Designing brand resources – designing presentations, brochures, signage and point of sale, online digital assets (gifs, web banners etc.), marketing resources and everything else a brand may need.
Getting it perfect – Create eye-catching work that looks at typesetting, layout, vector-based design, photo retouching and digital illustration. Work that we’ll all be proud of.
Costings – Research, collate costs and manage the production of print and other marketing materials, working with new and existing suppliers.
Planning – participate in team brainstorms in order to generate creative ideas for clients, proposals etc.
Internal communications – working with the wider creative team to provide regular updates and feedback across all departments within Agent ensuring effective and efficient lines of communication are delivered.
New business – assist with content for new business pitches and proposals. Attending regular networking events to source new business and connections for both Agent and its clients.
You’ll need to have
A strong set of values, goals and ambitions.
Be able to present work confidently and to the highest of quality.
Exceptional knowledge and skill in using Adobe Creative Suite; in particular Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Cinema 4D experience is a bonus.
A strategic mindset and knowledge of the creative arena.
An ability to work as part of our ever-growing team, heightening our culture.
Excellent, confident and clear communication skills.
Degree level qualification or equivalent, preferably in a design-related subject.
Minimum of 3 years of experience of managing B2B and B2C clients with a proven track record. Freelance, in-house or agency-side welcomed.
Ability to project manage, prioritise and deliver work against often tight deadlines.
A strong attention to detail and the ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously.
An ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines without compromising on quality.
Excellent administrative and IT skills (including Microsoft Outlook, Word & Excel).
The technical part.
The salary for this role is between £22,000 – £25,000 dependent on experience and ability.
A full benefits package will be made available including flexible working hours, meditation and monthly massages as part of our Agent Wellbeing programme.
We don’t want to receive just the ‘usual’ CV’s and covering letters. Tell us why this role is for you, what you done before and what makes you tick! We’d love to see the design work you have created before, too.
Submissions can be emailed to George Barnes, EA to the Chief Executive at email@example.com or mailed to Agent Marketing, 43 Jordan Street, Liverpool, L1 0BW. Please quote:
‘Graphic Designer – Agent Marketing’
The deadline for submissions is Monday 23rd March, 2020 at midday.
Agent truly celebrates equality, diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all members of our diverse communities!