Graphic Designer

Job title : Graphic Designer
Location : Birmingham
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £ details on application
Contact : Tracey Parker
Reference : TP-6326

We are looking for a super creative Senior Graphic Designer or a strong Middleweight Graphic Designer looking to take the next step up, you will have an agency background and experience in branding and shopper activation for retail and point-of-sale. If you’re passionate about FMCG and would love to work with some of the UK’s biggest confectionary brands using your design and animations skills, this could be a fantastic move for you. The role is permanent, full-time and based in Birmingham with flexible working. We are not permitted to advertise the salary however please be assured it is highly competitive and based on experience.

The Company

Our client is a global brand experience agency with 4 studios located in Europe: London, Birmingham, Amsterdam and Paris. They deliver insight-driven, innovative, and strategic experiences and pack design for both premium and FMCG brands. Their passions lie in the art of using design to amplify brands in the most effective and efficient ways possible. They offer strategic direction and design integrity to give brands global scale, specialising in NPD, packaging design, strategic development and art direction. They are based at impressive offices on the outskirts of Birmingham with parking and amenities available on-site.

The Role

As Senior Graphic Designer, you will join a thriving creative studio team of 30 and work alongside Design Directors, Senior Designers, Midweight Designers and Creative Artworkers who all work together to collaborate and support each other with any tasks large and small. You will be focused on brand activation and the shopper journey and develop designs for a range of on-pack visual communications and point-of-sale, creating a final suite of work that fits together seamlessly as a campaign. With the increase of digital, you will need to create animated campaigns in After Effects whilst still showcasing your flare to expand the brief. You will immerse yourself in the brands you work with and become a guardian of the visual language and strive to deliver creative excellence across all projects including conceptualisation, design development, crafting and finalisation. 

About You

You have a minimum of 6 years’ experience ideally from an agency or agency environment, where you will have worked on FMCG brands. Your portfolio demonstrates your familiarity with the shopper journey and an understanding of branding & packaging, animation and point-of-sale. You have a strong eye for detail and a passion to challenge all things creative are looking to up-skill and take on your next challenge working with global brands. You are highly proficient in the Adobe CC suite, specifically After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. You feel confident presenting your work to colleagues and clients, able to rationalise your ideas with good awareness of current consumer behaviour and trends.

Get in touch

To apply for this role, please send your CV and portfolio. If you don’t have your portfolio to hand, please send your CV in the first instance and we can take it from there!