Graphic Designer (Editorial)

Kingston Upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
£19000 per annum + company benefits
04 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Aime Wilson
Contract Type
Full Time

Trinity Mirror Group is seeking a talented Graphic Designer (Editorial) to join our team in Hull. Reporting to the Production Editor, you will provide effective and creative graphic design support in both print and digital mediums for all print and web titles plus niche publication work.

All work produced must be of the highest standard, fulfilling the brief and meeting all required deadlines.

Our Business: Trinity Mirror

Trinity Mirror, with an award winning portfolio of newspapers, websites and digital products, is one of the UK's largest multimedia companies employing more than six thousand people across sixty-plus locations around the country.

Our drive to capture, present and analyse the news inspired the launch of our very first papers in the early 19th Century. And today our commitment is just as strong. Whether via page or screen, our audiences get the trusted, reliable news service they have come to expect. Our loyal readers and advertisers are attracted by the knowledge, insight and vital services that our iconic brands (Daily Mirror, Manchester Evening News, Hull Daily Mail, Scottish Daily Record and Sunday Mail to name a few) provide. None of this would be possible without our dedicated employees driving the business forward.


Working for Local World as part of the Trinity Mirror Group, we're looking for a professional who is a dynamic self-starter and naturally creative.

You will be responsible for designing the layout of the editorial and commercial niche publications. Working with supplement covers and supplement page layouts, you will use graphics, maps, campaign badges, page headers and footers and promo panels for all print titles and websites.

You will be adaptable and flexible, be able to respond positively and quickly to unexpected business demands and take on board new approaches, tasks, systems, working practices and additional responsibilities as required.

What you'll be doing

In order to succeed in this role you will:

  • Interpret and fulfil design briefs provided to deliver print & digital and project work as required
  • Work utilising agreed design programs, fonts, systems and processes as determined by management
  • Meet agreed deadlines for all work produced.
  • Maintain high standard of accuracy through proofing and checking all work.
  • Consistently demonstrate high quality of design & layout.
  • Responsible for delivery of own workload.
  • Ensure all design work is in the system by deadline and fit for purpose
  • Maintain good relations with sales staff and other departments.
  • Always produce all work to the best of their ability.
  • Delivers an excellent customer experience.

What you need to know

Trinity Mirror plc has a strong benefits package which includes, for this role, a base salary of £19,000 per annum (depending on experience), 33 days holidays including Bank holidays, a competitive pension along with an extensive flexible benefits portfolio. As this role requires regular travel, you will need to have a driving license.

The closing date for this role is 2nd December 2016. We will be considering applicants as they apply, so please don't delay in submitting your application.

Trinity Mirror plc is committed to equal opportunity for all. We may collect relevant data for monitoring as part of our candidate registration process.