Have a passion for digital?
We are always on the look out for talented, forward thinking individuals
We have a fantastic, opportunity for a digital designer. We require a highly creative, enthusiastic, hard working, fun lovin’ digital designer.
You will be responsible for the front end creation of stunning websites, emails, online banners, presentations, animations, graphics and maybe the odd brochure or branding project. This is a full time position.
To be considered for this role you will be able to show us that you live and breathe design. You will be able to provide us with some excellent examples of digital projects you’ve worked on and explain the hurdles you overcame in producing such fantastic looking work.
A perfectionist at heart, you’ll strive for pixel-perfect layouts and will actively see a project through from initial concept to implementation, never losing focus on the final goal.
Clients will appreciate the time and care you put into their work and you will be able to chat with them, get under the skin of their brand and bring their ideas to life visually.
We’re looking for a smart cookie; a real forward thinker who understands the steps required in producing an intuitive experience for the end user. The ability to manage your time is an important part of this role.
You’ll be able to lay out your stepping stones in advance so that problems are avoided and deadlines are met. You will be able to act quickly, make decisions and follow them through under tight time constrictions.
We love meeting people who enjoy doing what they do and this will show in your work as well as your attitude towards others in the studio. You will be approachable, calm and confident with a smiley face.
You will have impressive hands on skills with all the usual Adobe Suite applications including Photoshop and Illustrator.
You will have strong CSS, responsive template and HTML coding skills and ActionScript knowledge would be desirable.
Knowledge of working with SASS/Less
Previous experience of working with Bootstrap and is essential.
The ideal candidate will also have strong fundamentals of UX principles and the practicality to apply them in the real world.
You’ll basically have the skills to build anything that you design (front end) and your designs will look perfect in every browser.
You’ll understand the importance of testing throughout a project and will be able to problem solve unexpected bugs and browser styling issues as and when they present themselves.
We’re looking to be impressed. Sound easy? Get in touch. We’d love to meet you soon! Send us some examples of your work along with your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
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