20 November 2014

We are recruiting!

Mid-weight designer

Consense and its parent company Integrated Ideas are looking for an experienced mid-weight designer to join our team. The designer’s primary day-to-day role will be to work closely with the developers and account managers on responsive website design, presentation design and artwork for a small amount of offline print.

Key Responsibilities/Tasks:

The main duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Work on the implementation of creative briefs with the other team members.
  • Sometimes be required to communicate with clients directly to discuss their creative needs.
  • Interpreting the client’s business needs and developing a concept to suit their purpose.
  • Be involved in estimating the time required to complete the work and providing timescales to the project managers
  • We are all about ideas, so take part in ideas brainstorming for our own and client projects.
  • Deliver work that is on brand and messages communicated in accordance with the creative strategy, brand tone, the target audience, media used and the overall campaign strategy.
  • Liaise with printers and other external suppliers.
  • Presenting finalised ideas and concepts to clients or account managers.
  • Proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work.
  • Working on layouts and art-working pages ready for print.
  • Keeping abreast of emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programs such as InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects.
  • Developing interactive design.

Skills/Competencies Required:

  • An excellent understanding of concept development.
  • A great ability to turn creative strategy and concepts into strong ideas.
  • Understand web design and the implications a design can have on the user journey as well as the functionality possible.
  • A good understanding of user experience and how it influences design
  • Experience working on integrated campaigns with a great understanding of how individual elements work together for a successful campaign.
  • Demonstrable experience of working with offline print and responsive web design
  • Excellent knowledge of the Adobe Suite: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, (Mac based).
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent creative flair
  • Ability to express ideas in written and verbal form with clarity.
  • Ability to work closely with other team members
  • As an agency, we require someone who is flexible in their approach and understand the need for the occasional time critical projects.

Additionally it would be of benefit if the candidate has experience and knowledge in:

  • Filming
  • Photography
  • After Effects software

Please send CV’s to Julia Grant: