Designer
(Senior)

About us

We’re a vibrant, creative marketing agency, carrying out exciting, award-winning campaigns for large, global technology companies. Our portfolio of clients include Ingenico, HPE, HERE Technologies and Autodesk. We actively encourage a healthy work-life balance and offer a great working environment.

Our dynamic team comes from a range of backgrounds – from design to journalism to HR – but we all share a passion for developing and executing exemplary integrated campaigns that delight our clients and drive real results.

Over the past few years, we have recruited a team of talented designers to help us create a range of assets from digital advertising, animation, web design, video content, experiential design and interactive data visualisation through to all sorts of printed materials. These assets help our clients tell their stories and reach their target audiences in powerful, entertaining and informative ways. Here is a portfolio with some examples of our work.

As we continue to grow, we are in need of a new Senior Designer to help manage and oversee our creative production. To be successful in this role, you should have in-depth knowledge of graphic design, styles, layout techniques with impeccable attention to detail. Be able to lead projects and teams, come up with original creative ideas and see them through from conception, production to final delivery.

A successful candidate will play an integral role in the development of our business and how our creative offering is shaped going forward. You will be leading projects and a teams of talented individuals and will have ample opportunity for growth and development yourself.

About the role

No day will be the same but the types of activities that will form part of your job include:

  • Contributing to creative meetings and sharing ideas
  • Liaising effectively with clients and other team members to produce assets from ideas generation stage right through to final delivery
  • Producing attractive and effective user interface designs across the board
  • Organising knowledge sharing/inspiration sessions

Key interpersonal/ project management skills

  • 5+ years of proven work experience as a Graphic Designer taking on
  • responsibilities similar to this role description
  • Ability to meet deadlines and collaborate and manage a team
  • BSc or higher degree in Design, Visual Arts or relevant field
  • Proficient in design software (e.g. Adobe creative suite)
  • Hands-on experience with image editing and re-touching
  • Hands-on experience with video editing and motion graphics software
  • Strong aesthetic skills with the ability to combine imagery, various colors, fonts and layout compositions
  • Impeccable attention to detail

Key technical skills

  • Oversee design projects, from conception to delivery
  • Manage projects, showing ownership and responsibility over scope & schedule
  • Work closely with our creative director
  • Lead multi-disciplinary teams independently
  • Liaise with marketing and design teams to ensure deadlines are met
  • Review junior and mid-weight designers’ work to ensure high quality
  • Design original pieces, including illustrations and infographics
  • Refine images, fonts and layouts using graphic design software
  • Apply typography techniques successfully and with wit
  • Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/services
  • Increase user friendliness in digital products
  • Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects
  • Stay up-to-date with industry developments and tools
  • Attend meetings and briefings with clients and teammates
  • Report directly to the senior management team (SMT)

To find out more, please send your CV and portfolio (preferably links) to hello@catalysis.co.uk with the subject "Designer (Senior)" and let us know why you’d be the right person for us.

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits available to the right candidate depending on experience