Hayes Staff Recruitment

Graphic Designer/Artworker

Job Vacancies

About This Role

This role will be providing full support to a prestigious Product Development team.
Previous experience within a similar role is essential. Degree in Graphic Design essential – with experience working on FMCG.

Working closely with a group of other designers and clients alike.

Must have experience of working on Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop as the focus of your work will be designing flat artwork for 3D products. This role will not be limited to this, and you may have the opportunity to progress within an excellent working environment. My client always looks for strong and motivated candidates.

Duties Include, but not restricted to:

  • Responsible for developing packaging and flat artwork for product
  • Be able to follow a design brief
  • Be able to communicate clearly with customers and understand their demands
  • Understand full spec of detailed and layered artwork for print
  • Creating company catalogues and sell sheets
  • Mocking up mood boards and researching major trends as well as an up to date knowledge of the industry style
  • Checking samples against artwork
  • Assisting in the preparation of all brand catalogues
  • Attending store visits to be able to design for your target customer
  • Understanding competitor products

Key skills required:

  • Clear and concise command of the English Language
  • Design graduate with previous experience
  • Ability to work with other designers and overseas manufacturers
  • Advanced understanding of Photoshop and Illustrator for MAC
  • You must be creative and have a keen interest in product design as well as keep up to date with current trends
  • Multi-tasking – work on several projects with deadlines to be met
  • Understanding the target consumer and market trends
  • Experience in creating and following a critical path
  • Initial first design (concept sample)
  • Ability to sketch/draw
  • Confident telephone manner
  • Capable of working on own initiative
  • Working closely with Creative Development Manager
  • Ambition to learn new techniques and have a hands on approach
  • Must have flexible attitude to working hours
  • Due to the nature of our clients, the individual must display a high level of diplomacy
  • Well organised and capable of using your own initiative

My client is currently seeking a unique candidate with design experience and also has working knowledge or previous experience in a fast-paced design team (this is preferred but not essential). Candidates must be proactive and results orientated with the determination to see projects through from concept to completion.

To apply, please send you CV to “julie@hayes-staff.co.uk” by clicking the link below.

Key Details

Location: West Drayton

Salary: Up to £24K will neg slightly on salary according to experience.

Hours: 09.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Friday