Junior Graphic Designer

Contract type
1117 days ago


12 month full-time contract
£18,000 pa pro rata

We are a small multi disciplined studio based in Hackney, East London, working in all aspects of design, print, web and online technology. We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic junior designer to join our existing team of five.

This is a creative position to suit a designer who, as well as coming up with ideas and working on layouts for offline and online media, is to eager to learn and progress and who can support our lead designer and gain experience.

The ideal candidate will be motivated, hard-working and fun! You will be a strong conceptual thinker with vision and ideas that also understands when/ how to employ simplicity and restraint.

You will have an understanding of good typography and of the importance of consistency and attention to detail in branding. Knowledge of print/production, commercial awareness and an interest in site structure and usability when designing for the web would be an advantage. You should be familiar with the latest Adobe software (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop – PC and Mac) but equally at home with pen and paper!

You should have a good degree in Graphic Design and 1-2 years’ experience, ideally including identity design and design for print and the web, or — if you’re a recent graduate — a very strong portfolio.

Excellent spoken and written English is essential, as are strong interpersonal skills and the ability to assist and work with other designers to deadlines, staying calm under pressure and thriving on demanding projects.

Please note:

- only apply for this position if you are available to work full-time, on-site at our studio in Hackney E8.

- we won’t be able to respond to all applicants but all shortlisted candidates will be informed.

To apply:

If you think you fit the bill, it would be great to meet you. Please email your CV and PDF portfolio (or link to online portfolio) to jobs(at)goigloo.com with ‘Junior Graphic Designer’ as the subject, along with a brief statement explaining why you feel you are right for this position.

Deadline: 23/04/2012

Ad ID: 99707390