Product & Graphic Design Assistant

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom Full-time

Product & Graphic Design Assistant

We are a small team of creative people who manage 2 great brands from our office/warehouse in Leith, Edinburgh. We’re not an average business and we don’t want to be. We’re young, vibrant, creative and fun.

 

We’re looking for a new person to join our team in an assistant design role. The role will be a varied design role and you'll be responsible for assisting our creative team when researching and speccing new products, marketing material and packaging as well as illustrations and graphics for our website and even the websites themselves. This role will be suitable for a recent graduate looking to start their design career.

 

Responsibilities will include

  • Preparing artwork and design specs ready for professional industry including woven textiles, leather goods and clothing
  • Research and collate current trends to help guide design direction across textiles, web, packaging and marketing material
  • Produce artwork and illustrations for print and social media
  • Quality checking merchandise to ensure that delivered stock is accurate and as expected
  • Work collectively with the buying and design team in all stages of the sample development from initial concept to finished product

 

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate

  • Design experience in at least 1 of the areas listed above
  • A beautiful portfolio of previous design work that reflects ability to adapt to a specific brand personality
  • Experience with Adobe suite
  • A keen eye for detail
  • The ability to think both creatively and logically
  • A motivated and outgoing personality
  • Strong artistic skills
  • A desire to build design experience across a varied range of projects
  • Good team work and willingness to help others

 

The successful candidate will be motivated, enthusiastic, a problem solver and able to use their initiative. As this is a technical role, relevant experience is required.

 

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a keen interest in design to have a large and varied role in a fast growing company.

 

Benefits

We want to be more than just a place to work. We offer a profit share, great maternity/paternity package, flexible holidays, social Fridays with our in office game and chill out area, as well as other events throughout the year.

 

Details

Location: Leith, Edinburgh

Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30-17:00

Salary: £16-19,000

Apply

If you think you’ve got the required skills and want to be part of our journey, then please send over a cover letter and a copy of your CV. A snapshot of your portfolio or examples of previous work is also preferred. You can do all of this online at https://eagleandfox.recruiterbox.com/

 Closing Date 26th September 2018

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