Middleweight Designer (maternity cover)

Location: Camden, London

Job Description 

At AS&K, we believe that understanding your target audience is the key to reaching hearts and minds. Our deep knowledge of the healthcare industry supports our ability to deliver innovative solutions that bridge relationships, build brands, and grow sustainable business.

With our teams in London and the US, AS&K is an agency with global vision. Seeing the bigger picture allows us to implement relevant strategies that leverage local knowledge and support your objectives.

We are currently looked for an outstanding Middleweight Designer to join our thriving team and to exceed our clients’ expectations. 

 

Role:

The role is part of the Creative team, problem solving, answering client briefs and delivering the best possible solutions in terms of creativity and quality: on-time and on-budget.

You will have a keen eye for detail and develop a strategic approach for all projects however large or small.

Excellent communication skills are required – being able to brief junior designers and artworkers, as well as communicate your ideas well to in-house Account Managers.

A keen eye for typography is essential. Whether you are designing a brand, a digital app, or laying-out a poster or PowerPoint presentation you will have the ability to check your own work.

You will have a keen eye for artwork accuracy, grids, legible spacing, understanding of a hierarchy in all communication pieces, widows and orphans; to produce at all times, great communications.

You will liaise with Implementation and Production to ensure the best possible outcome. You will be aware of printing and production techniques and digital solutions and aim to achieve the best standards within the budgets set.

 

Duties and skills:

  • Creative flair coupled with a keen eye for detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Develop a strategic approach to all creative work
  • Collate content and work to tight deadlines and budget constraints, engaging where necessary with the editorial and account management teams
  • Ensure all work is signed off by all necessary parties, and informing the Studio Director of any changes in timescales or briefs
  • Maintain high standards of clear and consistent communication with team members and editorial/account management staff
  • Liaising with Production and Implementation to achieve the best possible quality on budget
  • Expert use of Creative Suite - Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Put in place quality checks before presentations and production
  • Excellent attention to detail and good time management
  • Knowledge of Sketch a bonus.

 

If you are looking for your next challenge and wish to apply for this role, send your CV and portfolio to recruitment@asandk.com quoting “Designer” in the title.