Marketing Designer, part time -2.5 days per week

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Market Rate
Posted
05 Nov 2018
Closes
05 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Permanent

To work as a designer within a busy team producing marketing collateral and regulatory documents to support our global marketing efforts.

The job holder should be as comfortable working through detailed instructions when updating forms, or creating web assets, as when bringing flair and creativity to the branding of global events.

Team members must show great flexibility to manage continually changing priorities and high volumes. The job holder will work 2.5 days a week sharing the role with an existing designer in the team.

Responsibilities:

  • Working with channel managers, create and update promotional material, for print, web and social media, ensuring quality control, accuracy and timeliness
  • Work in Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop, using pre-existing templates plus developing new templates for a wide range of outputs, e.g. charts, sales aids, event branding, infographics 
  • Challenge existing design approaches and put forward fresh creative thinking as appropriate, contributing to briefing discussions with content owners
  • Understand content and data in order to lay it out in an attractive, clear and user-friendly way
  • Champion the brand, through consistent and innovative application
  • Safeguard and maintain brand assets, including guidelines, paragraph styles, templates, colour palettes, image libraries, zebras
  • Work collaboratively with other designers in team and from agencies, in UK and SA
  • Ensure strict version control is in place
  • Careful checking of all work to minimise rework
  • Develop a good knowledge of products and services 
  • Clear and supportive documented and verbal handovers will be essential

Technical Knowledge and Experience:

  • 5 years’ relevant experience using Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop) 
  • Experience in external or in-house agency 
  • On- and offline design experience
  • Experience in financial services essential; within asset management desirable 
  • Excellent understanding of the importance of brand 
  • Good knowledge of excel and good grasp of data
  • Experience of job sharing or working closely with other designers on shared jobs desirable

Personal Attributes: 

  • Excellent attention to detail 
  • Highly flexible attitude, tenacious, patient
  • Ability to work fast and multi-task 
  • Creative flair
  • Numeracy, good command of English 
  • Ability to work well under pressure and adapt to changing deadlines and priorities
  • Enjoy managing projects and relationships to achieve design goals 
  • Team player

 

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