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Beauty Works

Junior Graphic Designer / Full Time / Paid
Handforth SK8 Greater Manchester UK

http://www.beautyworksonline.com

Ready to join a rapidly expanding e-commerce company and one of the UK’s leading hair extension brands, Beauty Works? Do you have a passion for working in a fast paced company? Are you up to date with the latest design trends? Have a passion to work with a multitude of influencers? Driven to achieve and push boundaries

Role Details

You will be a key team member working in our Manchester HQ. Reporting to the Senior Designer and Marketing Manager. You will be responsible for designing and creating graphics for all aspects of the business including web, print and social media.

As you’d expect in a busy workplace, you’ll need amazing attention to detail and be organised enough to juggle projects and meet deadlines. As a great team player, you’ll have the communication skills required to liaise with other members of the production process. Similarly support the other members of the design team through day-to-day business challenges.

To apply for this role please email sammi.collinge@beautyworks.co.uk with your CV, portfolio & cover letter (think outside the box and try to showcase your skills and creativity). All successful candidates will be contacted directly to schedule an interview. Due to the high number of applicants, it will not always be possible to respond directly to all applicants.

Benefits
• Competitive Salary
• Company Bonus scheme
• Healthcare Benefit Packages
• Pension
• Company discounts

Skill/Attributes Required

What You’ll Do As a Junior Graphic Designer…

• Conceptualise and create on brand email creative using Dotdigital
• Create on brand graphics for social media (Instagram Stories, Posts, Sponsored Ads – animation skills are advantageous)
• Follow brand guidelines and maintain brand consistency throughout your work
• Resize images and work to specific pixel dimensions
• Web page banners
• Blog Images
• Create logos for influencer collaborations
• Design graphics for events, launch parties and PR gifting
• Image Retouching
• Create print ready packaging designs
• Create and manipulate digital typography
• Create print designs and layouts for pdfs, brochures, price lists, etc
• Offer new ideas clearly and effectively to the graphics and marketing team

What we’re looking for in a Junior Graphic Designer…

Essential
• 1+ years experience in a graphic design at a fast-paced company, start-up or agency environment.
• Qualifications or studies relevant to design
• Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop
• Flexible and enjoy working in a high pace, fast moving and changing environment
• Excellent organisation skills
• Strong verbal communication skills
• Good networker with the capacity to build strong working relationships both internally and externally
• Commitment, drive and self-motivation
• Ability to work with others/a team player who’s happy assisting colleagues by completing tasks outside own job role when requested
• Must be able to provide a portfolio of Design work (creative cvs and porfolios are encouraged – showcase your skills)
• An enthusiasm for the Beauty Works brand, its communities and culture. Culture-obsessed – you are aware of what’s going on across beauty landscape and of current social trends and influencers on social media

Desirable
• Adobe XD, Spark and After Effects skills
• Animation skills (GIFS/MP4s)
• Experience using Dotdigital (or similar programme)
• Strong linguistic, spelling and proof reading skills with a great attention to detail

Apply/Respond by:
10/09/2021

Send: CV/Resume, Folio

To apply for this role please email sammi.collinge@beautyworks.co.uk with your CV, portfolio & cover letter (think outside the box and try to showcase your skills and creativity). All successful candidates will be contacted directly to schedule an interview. Due to the high number of applicants, it will not always be possible to respond directly to all applicants.

sammi.collinge@beautyworks.co.uk

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