Character Options Ltd West St, Oldham OL9 6TL, UK
Nov 22, 2017Full time
Our client is one of the UK`s leading distributors of children`s toys and games, with an extensive product range from some of the most recognized names in the UK. An exciting opportunity has become available for a Graphic Designer, based in Lees near Oldham in our client's marketing department. Reporting to the Design Manager, your main responsibility will be to work alongside the design and Marketing team, working on design briefs which will include catalogues, retailer display units, trade press adverts, event graphics, social media, marketing support material and large format pieces. Other duties as a Graphic Designer include: The ability to adhere to strict brand guidelines & deadlines is key, along with excellent attention to detail and a keen eye for layout. Strong communication & organisational skills are also essential. To help and assist the other designers within the team on various tasks. To always adhere to strict brand guidelines & deadlines is key, along with excellent attention to detail and a keen eye for layout. Strong communication & organisational skills are also essential. Assisting in photo-shoots where required giving styling and directional advice. The ideal candidate will have a degree in Graphic Design with at least 2 - 3 years design experience . You must be fully computer literate with strong knowledge of Adobe creative suite – Photoshop, Illustrator and In-Design. A flexible, proactive approach to work, strong communication skills and a great attention to detail is absolutely key in this role. Benefits as a Graphic Designer with us: Full time hours (Overtime as required) 22 days holiday Life assurance Auto enrolment into a pension plan Staff purchases Free parking Company sick pay Private medical care Friendly, supportive working environment If you are interested in this unique opportunity as a Graphic Designer please apply online and attach a copy of your most up to date CV and contact details (telephone number & email address) as this is how we will contact you. We look forward to hearing from you soon!