Graphic Designer / Artworker
Job Title: Graphic Designer / Artworker
We are well-established company with 30 years of experience in developing new, innovative, high-quality healthcare, nutritional products which are available through leading independent pharmacies, beauty and healthfood stores.
We are currently looking for a full-time Graphic Designer/Artworker with a minimum of 2 years commercial experience to join our in-house packaging and marketing department.
The company, based in Harrow, is well established and has a recognized brand presence. You will be working in a busy department on a variety of projects from designing packaging, posters and leaflets to web graphics both for the UK and Export market. This is a hybrid role involving both layout design within set style and tight brand guidelines, and also artworking files for print. The Designer / Artworker will need to be a proactive worker who can follow brand guidelines to produce work that maintains the design quality and is delivered with total accuracy and consistency.
This role involves designing work and image selection from a stock library and requires a creative eye. The right candidate will need to be happy working to templates and artworking just as much designing. The designer / artworker will largely be working in Illustrator. The role also involves some Photoshop work and also work in InDesign.
You will take personal responsibility for your allocated projects in terms of prioritizing your workload and for liaising with different departments as needed. You will need to have excellent time management and work in an organized and efficient way.
The right candidate will be someone who can add value to our company's packaging and marketing design. He/She will combine creativity with a passion for quality and attention to detail.
As well as being responsible for the quality of design, the successful candidate will have excellent time-management skills and be able to work well under pressure to deliver to project deadlines.
They will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:
• Innovative & highly creative
• Strong design skills and attention to detail
• Passion for design
• Competent on Mac
• Design software skills (Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
• Able to work well under pressure
• Prior design industry experience
• Excellent Knowledge of print production
• Confident & good communicator
If this represents an exciting next step in your career, then please apply today providing us with an up to date CV and 3 examples of your recent work.
Please note that only those successfully short listed will be contacted.