Graduate Graphic Designer

16000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual + GBP16000 - GBP20000/annum
10 Oct 2017
16 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Automotive Brands is recruiting for a Graduate Graphic Designer to join its fantastic family, this is not just a job BUT a great opportunity!

A bit about us:

Founded in 2011, Automotive Brands is now the parent company of several well-known automotive brands including Power Maxed vehicle care products and Steel Seal head gasket repair solution. Oh, and we have our own British Touring Car Championship team made up of two highly enhanced Vauxhall Astras.

Automotive Brands is a pretty awesome place to work. Offering tonnes of room for progression along with the privilege of working in the automotive industry with some of the coolest cars and connections possible, all our employees work hard but love what they do.

The Role:

We are looking for an ambitious individual who can help us with the following:

Designing offline collateral from leaflets and business cards to brochures and proposal documents
Designing online material from e-mail headers and social media images to elements of each website
Following design templates to learn from the Senior Graphic Designer
Maintaining consistency in the images of the Power Maxed, Steel Seal and other brands
Working with Senior Graphic Designer to produce a new sub-brand which maintains consistency but appeals to a new audience
Because we're an expanding business, additional responsibilities may apply.

The Person:

We're an informal yet professional group of people here at Automotive Brands. It is incredibly important to enjoy your day at work, but getting the job done to the highest standard is the utmost priority. Our employees all take great pride in their work.

Alongside these qualities, for this role you should also be able to:

Confidently use Adobe's Creative Cloud (particularly InDesign and Illustrator)
Use Photoshop (desired but not essential)
Have video-editing skills (desired but not essential)
Work to very strict deadlines and remain focused
Produce a consistently high quality of work under pressure

Candidate Requirements:

A recent graduate in graphic design or a design related degree is desirable.
Experience with Adobe packages such as Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign would be preferred
Ideally have some experience working with interactive graphics, video design, photography or web design (must not be too IT focused)
Passionate about graphic design
Commercially minded
Be a tenacious and personable individual
Strong communicator at all levels
Proven examples of work


28 days holiday including bank holidays
up to 3% pension
Free parking
Incentive/Bonus structure