Senior Graphic Designer

To be a brand guardian ensuring consistency across all artworks whilst working closely with our Marketing Managers, agencies, and printers. The Senior Graphic Designer will create and inspire new concepts toward client projects using a wide range of graphic outputs from static to digital. The role is responsible for taking projects from concept to delivery and combining strong creative ideas with excellent art working skills, along with mentoring junior members of the team.

Location: Head Office, Burton.

Benefits: 

• Access to Perkbox that gives our Punch People access to amazing discounts
• Pension
• Bonus pot available
• 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
• Ability to buy or sell holiday
• Electric Charging point facilities at our office
• Not least forgetting our awesome culture

Key Accountabilities

#WeMakeThingsHappen

We need someone who can:

• Design for both internal and external communications
• Translate briefs into variable design concepts across 2d and motion graphics
• Design promotional and event collateral for both print and web
• Develop design exploration assets, and mood boards for pitches or client presentations to help determine a projects direction
• Create HTML emails and artwork for company webpages
• Produce landing pages, videos, social posts and supporting assets for marketing campaigns
• Produce artwork within existing design templates

#WeLovePubs

Pubs, people, and possibilities are at the heart of everything we do, so the ideal candidate will:

• Convey a positive pub culture through all design and communication
• Demonstrate passion for pubs and the industry as a whole
• Identify and promote what makes individual pubs unique and relatable

#WeAreBold

To be bold and proactive, we need a team member who can:

• Bring creative ideas to the table, be open to questioning design briefs and keep abreast of current design trends in an ever-changing digital world.
• Proactively develop our online design portfolio, inc idea generation and research

#OurBestSelf

Accuracy is key to this role, so we need a team member who can:

• Research and keep abreast of emerging design trends and practices
• Be a ambassidor for the both the business and brand
• Maintain good working knowledge of design trends and latest skills required

#WeWinTogether

As part of a team, you will be required to:

• Work closely with internal design team to execute ideas into creative outputs against key business KPI’s
• Assist with print management and administration duties to get the best quality and value from their external suppliers
• Cultivate good working relationships across the Punch business
• Coaching and mentoring junior members of the team

Key Relationships

You will work with your Creative and Digital Team and the:

• Marketing Design Manager
• Studio Artworker
• Account Manager
• Wider Marketing Team
• External suppliers and providers

Person Specification – Technical Competencies/Professional expertise

The ideal candidate will be/have:

• Minimum of Two years of role experience
• Diploma or higher in appropriate field
• Experienced in Adobe Suite (Mainly Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator) and eagerness to learn new software
• Passionate about design and willingness to update job knowledge by participating in educational training
• Creative flair, originality, and strong visual sense
• Be able to multi-task and work under intense time pressures whilst maintaining highest standard of output
• Ability to handle multiple projects with shifting priorities.

Closing date: Thursday 30th June 2022