We are Design
Job Title
Senior Designer
Reports To
Design Director
Locations
Leeds

You have extensive experience in a creative agency role with a strong portfolio of work and an expert understanding of graphic design, experiential design, art direction, production methods and software. You are Mac literate, with a strong understanding of Adobe InDesign Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, and with a good understanding of MS Word, PowerPoint and Keynote being preferable. Experience of also managing and leading small creative teams is preferable.

Key to this role is devising, collaborating and delivering innovative, conceptual design solutions to a highly professional standard. You will apply your complete brand and technical awareness, creativity and expertise to every job, whilst ensuring all work is completed to Vista’s quality standards, accurately, efficiently and on time.

You will work across a wide range of client brands, taking full ownership of projects and applying your creative and design expertise from initial concept through to providing print-ready/screen-ready artwork. You will work closely with the Design Director to inspire, support and mentor team members to push our existing levels even higher, whilst proactively encouraging consistent quality standards across the team. Collaborating with colleagues and clients, you will understand the requirements of the brief, the client’s brand guidelines and technical specifications to exceed expectations.

You are part of our talented Design team, reporting to and working closely with the Design Director. You will work in collaboration with a variety of creative and client services team to produce the highest quality work.

As an innovative creative thinker and keen problem solver, you have a meticulous attention to detail and aren’t afraid to put your ideas forward and challenge the norm in order to achieve the client’s ambitions. You thrive in a collaborative environment, are an excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills and have the confidence to rationalise and present your ideas to colleagues and clients alike. You have strong desire to lead from the front when tasked with the ownership on projects, mindfully bringing yours and others relevant expertise together to deliver creative excellence.

Being a senior team player with bags of ideas and energy, you have a proven ability to deliver highly engaging results on brief and to agreed timescales, either directly or through leading a team. You are self-motivated and highly conscientious, with initiative and a willingness to work unsociable hours when necessary, including occasional weekends, in order to meet a client’s deadline.

This is an exciting opportunity to work for an award-winning communications agency in a talented and growing team. You will work on challenging projects from inception to completion for many of the world’s best-known brands and there is potential to develop further within the Design team.

– A competitive package, pension, healthcare benefits, life assurance, annual bonus and peer award schemes
– Time for research, learning and development through our training and Headspace programmes
– Other benefits including Ride2Work, complimentary fruit – and office bar

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