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Creative Assistant

  • Salary: Up to £28k
  • Sector: Agency
  • Sub-sector: Design
  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: London and South East

job description

Currently looking for a Creative Assistant to join one of our favourite clients based in the centre of London. The right candidate will have strong knowledge and skills using Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Illustrator and Photoshop.
Our client is the world's leading emerging technology provider for commerce and they partner with Brands and Retailers to produce engaging shopper experiences deployed across physical, and digital, activation points on the customer shopping journey. They collaborate with clients to deploy engaging, measureable projects including; production of augmented reality experiences, products, stores, avatars, liveshopping, virtual flagship stores, Metaverse and NFT activations.

The head office is located on Liverpool Street, London, and is open to all employees for flexible working. You will be required to attend Creative Team and company-wide meetings at the office, with a remote working component negotiable upon successful application. Reporting to Senior Creative Lead and the Creative Director

What you will gain
As the Creative Assistant, you will rapidly gain a huge amount of experience working across different design channels and mediums including 2d design, motion graphics, video editing and emarketing.
You’ll gain agency experience working directly on creative projects for leading brands across the world and will be immersed in emerging technologies and industry-leading innovation. You’ll have the opportunity to develop your creative practice, working alongside and learning from an experienced multi-disciplinary creative team.

Your responsibilities

  • Creating, exporting and cataloguing design assets from Adobe Creative Suite
  • Creating and formatting presentation decks for creative proposals
  • Laying out design proposals in an attractive and clear way to support with client presentations
  • Designing and building on-brand email campaigns
  • Uploading and maintaining case studies on the website
  • Creating marketing assets in line with the brand
  • Contribute to creative ideation sessions with the wider creative team
  • Supporting the creative team with post-production, including some video editing 
  • Supporting the creative team with other tasks as required

Required skills and knowledge

  • Strong knowledge and skills using Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Strong attention to detail and a pixel perfect design approach
  • Good organisation and creative workflow skills
  • Able to work with brand guidelines to create assets and designs in line with an existing brand
  • Able to take a design concept and apply and extend it to various new assets

Knowledge of and skills using Adobe XD, Figma or Sketch plus Video editing skills using Adobe Premiere or equivalent is desirable

Qualifications/Experience

  • A bachelor’s degree in graphic design or a related design-based field
  • A digital portfolio of works (degree level, in-job and/or personal) will be requested
  • Previous experience at a creative agency or in a design role would be useful, but isn’t essential

Person specification

  • A natural flair for good design practice
  • The ability to stay motivated, work hard, and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to be agile and adapt to shifting priorities and quick turn-arounds 
  • A desire to learn on the job and develop your design skills
  • A quick learner who can absorb new processes and systems well 
  • Being comfortable giving and receiving constructive feedback on designs and ideas in a collaborative team environment 
  • A creative thinker with fresh ideas, who is passionate about good design and user experience 
  • Can bring a new perspective to the team 
  • A keen interest in emerging technologies, particularly AR, would be beneficial

To indicate your interest, please submit your CV and a current portfolio. 
We regret only successful candidates will be contacted

 

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