Published on December 28th, 2012 | by Amy Edwards0
Bubble Wrap-Up: Top 5 Graphic Design Jobs
By Amy @BubbleJobs
With Christmas officially over again for another year and New Year just around the corner, we think it’s time you started one of your New Year’s Resolutions early and started to track down a new digital job. Have a passion for all things graphic design? It’s a good job you’ve just stumbled across our latest Wrap-Up!
From London to Manchester, we’ve got a range of exciting Graphic and Motion Graphic Design jobs up for grabs on Bubble right now. See something you like? Remember, everyone else is going to be jumping on the “New Year, New Job” bandwagon in a few days – why not beat them to it and apply now?!
First up, our friends at Freedom Digital are searching for a talented Graphic Designer to join a leading creative agency in London. Working for a company that creates identities, branding and packing across global brands, the successful candidate will be in charge of creating graphics across a wide range of disciplines including Product Swing Tags, T-Shirt Graphics, Clothing Labels and Packing. Working closely with the Creative Design Manager and Product departments, you’ll provide work that answers the briefs and meets the requirements of the agency. Fancy working for this rapidly growing agency? The right candidate will have previous branding/fashion experience, be traditionally trained with a Graphic Design degree and have an excellent portfolio of work that touches a diverse range of brands. To be successful when applying for this vacancy, you must have proven previous experience taking projects from concept through to delivery, fluency in Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator and a good understanding of printing design processes.
Next in line, The Fix Creative are searching for a new Motion Graphics Designer to join a Hertfordshire-based agency. Working for a company that devotes itself to Design, Animation and post production for TV Adverts, you’ll work on TV ads for great current and upcoming clients, with a mix of CG and CG/live action integrated ads. Experience-wise, the right candidate will be a talented Cinema 4D generalist with solid After Effects and all round CG knowledge and will have a great eye for vision and unbeatable creative vision. A good sense of humour and a friendly attitude will also help you fit in well with this particular team. Sound good but not sure about the location? Don’t be put off – it’s easy to commute to from London thanks to some great local transport links located nearby.
Next up, the team at Aardvark Swift Recruitment are searching for a Graphic Designer to join a massive gaming giant client based in the heart of London’s West End. With a desire to produce the world’s best gaming sites, this company are growing fast and they’re now looking for the best new talent to join their team. The successful candidate will work across 10 teams that are responsible for creating games from the initial concept through to finished product and designing UI for games, websites and applications across web mobile and tablet. Key responsibilities include collaborating with in-house teams to produce innovative, brand-appropriate key art and design concepts and showing off your understanding of multi-platform, integrated creative – oh, and did we mention you’ll also get BUPA cover and a subsidised gym membership once you’ve passed your probation?! To be in the running for this job you’ll have at least two years of experience as an Interactive Designer, a keen eye for detail and the ability to switch rapidly between different projects in a fast paced environment.
In fourth place this week, the Little Black Book Agency are on the look-out for a talented Digital/Graphic Designer to join a successful online womenswear fashion retailer in Manchester. The successful candidate will play a key role within the business and will be responsible for designing, developing, launching and maintaining the client’s flagship website and all other areas of the marketing mix, including advertising, brand campaign assets and email. Key tasks include designing and executing the site’s homepage and onsite editorial features and producing the weekly e-newsletter. Sound interesting? The ideal candidate will have excellent Photoshop skills, a creative, enthusiastic and innovative nature and the ability to work as part of a team. The successful candidate will also need to have commercial experience within a design role and will preferably have experience using HTML and DreamWeaver.
Last but not least, Experis are searching for a Senior Visual Designer to join one of their leading clients in Berkshire. Working in Reading, the successful candidate will create innovotive experiences across multiple devices (tablet, mobile and web) and will design visually compelling and beautiful high fidelity design assets for the development team. Working with the product, development and UX teams, you’ll combine your ability to create big ideas with exceptional visual design execution and create and bring ideas to life. Just to note, there is an opportunity to work from home one or two days a week. Sound good? The right candidate for this vacancy will be a highly experienced professional visual designer who has at least five years experience of designing web applications and interactive designs. They’ll be a self-starter who is customer-obsessed, detail-orientated and a strong team player and will have a great working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop CS6 and Adobe Illustrator CS6. Experience of designing for mobile, Iterative Prototyping and knowledge of ECM would also be a bonus.