Creative and Brand Executive

Recruiter
Baxter Williams Limited
Location
Worcester
Salary
25000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
31 Jan 2019
Closes
28 Feb 2019
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent

About Our Client

An exciting opportunity exists with my client, a major player in the retail, hospitality and sport sector based in Worcestershire with a recognised national presence who are looking for a passionate Brand Executive with a strong interest in digital executions.

Job Description

Assisting with marketing campaigns across a number of areas within the business, reporting into the Head of Marketing & Communications, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Proactively develop concepts for marketing campaigns and develop creative from a brief to final creative assets
  • Create and produce outstanding designs across print and digital for all areas to include graphical video/animation
  • Oversee delivery of design products from start to end, including conceptualisation of brand campaigns. Such projects will include campaign roll-outs, sub-brand identities, proposal document and image retouching
  • Liaise with the design agency to receive design files and to roll out creative across a number of assets including website, social media, emails and stadium collateral
  • Responsible for the progression and development of the brand guidelines
  • Provide feedback, direction and mentorship for assets generated by external suppliers and agencies ensuring a timely completion of design in compliance with brand guidelines - including Partnership and Retail sign offs
  • To undertake any other duties deemed commensurate with the post and as directed by management and / or the Company


Essential Experience & Skills

  • Fully conversant with the Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop. After Effects would be advantageous
  • At least 3-5 years' experience in a similar role either in-house or in an agency environment, with experience of building creative campaign design concepts from scratch through to execution
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skill in graphic design, design layout and typography for both print and digital media
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • A creative and lateral thinker and energetic team player with a high level of enthusiasm
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to prioritise
  • Diplomatic with strong negotiating skills, and the ability to work with initiative and maturity
  • An awareness of and an interest in the sport would be hugely advantageous


Desirable Skills

  • Working knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • An understanding of repro, print and production processes
  • Degree or HND in Graphic Design