COVID-19

Mid Weight Designer

Full Time

Draper Tools

Mid Weight Designer Chandler’s Ford

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Are you an experienced Designer? Are you looking for an exciting new challenge? If the answer is YES, we want to hear from you!

Draper Tools is a family business with a rich history, a strong, supportive ‘family culture’ and a passion for continuous improvement. We believe everyone can make a difference, we value opinions, we embrace new ideas and take a collaborate and proactive approach to change.

It’s an exciting time to join our team and there are exciting opportunities on the horizon for the right person including this fantastic full-time Mid Weight Designer vacancy within our Marketing department at our head office in Chandlers Ford.

Job responsibilities

As our Mid Weight Designer, you’ll be expected to drive the creative process.

This will include:

  • Effectively interpreting creative briefs into great ideas and design concepts
  • Participating in briefing meetings to understand requirements
  • Presenting work internally in a lucid and inspiring way
  • Championing ideas and creating an open environment which encourages design thinking
  • Creating designs that work across all media, ensuring you balance imagination with realistic implementation
  • Working collaboratively with stakeholders in Marketing and across the wider business to turn conceptual thinking into well-executed and presented projects
  • Ensuring creative work is accurate and appropriate for the printing process or online systems
  • Ability to turn concepts into print-ready artwork
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Essential Skills

Skills required 

  • Detailed understanding of the end-to-end creative process
  • Excellent craft skills in typography, layout and colour balance
  • Advanced level use of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Sound knowledge of digital production
  • Investigative attitude to the world of marketing, advertising, design, and digital
  • Quality and time conscious with excellent attention to detail
  • Good organisational, planning and execution skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexible attitude to multi-tasking
  • Able to art direct photo and video shoots when required
  • Able to take direction and receive critiqued feedback
  • Team player

About Company

Benefits

Hours of work: Full time, Monday to Friday. Some flexibility on start and finish times may be possible and an element of Hybrid working may be possible after an initial settling period.

  • Holidays rising to 25 days*
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • Private health scheme*
  • Staff discount on Draper products
  • Free on-site parking
  • Day off for your birthday
  • Sodexo employee discount scheme
  • Long Service Pay*

*After qualifying period

If you have the skills and experience required to succeed as our Mid Weight Designer, we want to hear from you! Please submit your CV, covering letter and salary expectations to register your interest.

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES

Essential Requirements

Skills required 

  • Detailed understanding of the end-to-end creative process
  • Excellent craft skills in typography, layout and colour balance
  • Advanced level use of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Sound knowledge of digital production
  • Investigative attitude to the world of marketing, advertising, design, and digital
  • Quality and time conscious with excellent attention to detail
  • Good organisational, planning and execution skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexible attitude to multi-tasking
  • Able to art direct photo and video shoots when required
  • Able to take direction and receive critiqued feedback
  • Team player

COVID-19 Mid Weight Designer Chandler’s Ford

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