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junior artworker jobs in west midlands

The Role
A Junior Artworker will support other Artworkers and Graphic Designers in a design studio, either within a creative agency or an in-house marketing and creative team. The role would be managed by a Studio Manager or Senior Artworker. The role requires multi-tasking and working to tight deadlines, often in a fast-paced environment.
 
The Junior Artworker role would be suitable for a graduate Graphic Designer who wishes to pursue a more technical role, and learn about print-based marketing communication, digital artworking and the process of how the work goes through the studio, from creative to delivery.
 
The Junior Artworker role would usually encompass the following responsibilities:
  • Primarily supporting and assisting the Senior Artworker and liaising closely with the entire Marketing or Agency Team.
  • Creating new artwork and amending existing artwork files, for a range of printed marketing collateral including catalogues, brochures, leaflets, point-of-sale, point-of-purchase, packaging, signage, billboards, out of home, advertising, annual reports, also artwork for digital assets such as web banners, web pages, social media and email.
  • Gain further knowledge of print production, preparing artwork, typography, layout, and software skills in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
 
​About the West Midlands
The West Midlands is the second most populated county in England with a population of 2,808,356.
It if formed from parts of Staffordshire, Worcestershire and Warwickshire and came into existence after the passage of the Local Government Act 1972
The county consists of seven metropolitan boroughs: The City of Birmingham, the City of Coventry, and the City of Wolverhampton, as well as Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull, and Walsall.
Home to great agencies such as McCann, WAA, Connect, 383 Project, ITG, Life and many more, the West Midlands boast an impressive advertising and PR community.
It also has historical ties to the automotive industry with the luxury car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover being one of the region’s largest employers.