Middleweight Graphic Designer

IT Luggage
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Up to £35,000pa
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Middleweight Graphic Designer
IT Luggage Limited - Hertford 
Salary up to £35,000 p.a. for an exceptional candidate
Permanent position
IT Luggage Limited, founded in 1985, is an award winning innovative luggage and travel goods business with offices in UK, US, Australia, Hong Kong and China. We have a fantastic opportunity for a creative Middleweight Graphic Designer who thrives in a busy environment and working with a small dedicated team.
About the role:
•Designing graphics for hang tags, product labels, banners and packaging to customer specification
• Interpreting briefs and specifications to create visual designs
• Taking projects from conception to completion across the portfolio of products
• Preparing presentations for clients to agreed specification and formats
• Retouching and image processing
• Creating “mock ups” of hang tags, display boxes and other POS products
• Simple artworker jobs when required
• Undertaking continuous analysis of competitive environment and consumer trends
About you:
• Degree qualified or equivalent in Graphic Design
• Minimum of 5 years relevant experience
• A creative thinker and problem solver with a flair for brochure and catalogue page layout design and product POS
• Passionate about design with an innovative mind-set and ability to spot the next retail/customer trend and incorporate into the company portfolio of products
• Exceptional visual design skills supported by a personal portfolio of work
• Self-motivated, results driven and able to work independently using own initiative
• Able to manage workload to meet challenging deadline, within a fast-paced environment whilst maintaining quality standards
• A confident communicator, able to develop rapport at all levels
• Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, especially In Design
If you think you have the skills required please click submit and send your CV, portfolio and current remuneration package online or to Julie Townend, HR Manager at it Luggage on email julie@itluggage.co.uk
Closing date: Friday 11th November 2016.