Job Type:

Full Time, Permanent

Start date:

Salary:

Dependent on experience

Location:

London, hybrid working between our offices in London Bridge (SE1) and home

Junior Designer - Kids and Families Marketing

The world’s leading Research, Strategy and Creative Agency for the kids and family market has an exciting opportunity for a talented Junior Designer to join their team based in London Bridge.

As their Junior Designer, you will be working closely with creatives, researchers, strategists, and techies to produce the most exciting creative work for their diverse range of international clients. You will help make a difference to digital communications, marketing, advertising and inspire the best global brands.

It’s important your portfolio demonstrates strong design/illustration/animation/design thinking but importantly, gives them glimpses of your future brilliance.

The company makes family targeted brands stronger by delivering award-winning Insight, Strategy and Content. They work across multiple disciplines and in multiple industries. They've got researchers, marketers, designers, developers, strategists, geeks and psychologists all pulling together to make new things for the family.

The company has built global websites, no1. apps, award-winning hotels for the family, developed new global TV stations, created new cereals, launched new products and researched just about everything under the sun.

There is no other company that offers their level of family understanding coupled with the ability to turn this into effective strategy and content. They have offices in London and Cape Town and are busy trying to take over the world including an office opening in the US in 2021. They work with a loyal portfolio of international clients, from FMCG, entertainment and retail as well as developing their own projects.

About the role:

  • Designing exciting and innovative products - websites, apps, branding and games
  • Supporting the design leads in creating artwork of different platforms
  • Designing and preparing production assets
  • Collaborating with the research, strategy and production team to deliver products and campaigns
  • Supporting the new business team in creating pitch creative and documents
  • Supporting all teams beyond designs

Essential skills:

  • An impressive portfolio which demonstrates creative and high-quality design through a variety of projects
  • A degree in a design course (Interactive, Graphic, Animation, Illustration, 3D, Advertising)
  • A passion for design and the ability to relay this passion to colleagues and clients
  • Good knowledge of the usual creative tools - Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, 3D tools, After Effects, Prototyping tools, Keynote…
  • Competent working knowledge of MS Office (PowerPoint, Word and Excel)
  • Strong conceptual skills - the ability to generate and articulate ideas
  • Excellent creative flair with the ability to keep up to date with design trends
  • Interest in UX and prototyping desirable
  • Passion for high-quality design layout and well versed in typography desirable

About you:

  • Whether it’s digital or with pencils, you love to create, solve problems and get involved
  • Enthusiastic, talented designer with bucket-loads of potential
  • Highly creativity individual
  • Desire to grow and develop

Benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • 28 days holidays and office closed over Christmas and New Year period
  • Duvet days
  • Structured training opportunities and development plans
  • Subsidised food and drink, free lunch Fridays, office beer fridge, office socials
  • Commitment to a healthy work-life balance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Close-knit team - that takes pride in supporting each other and creating beautiful work through collaboration
  • The work - working with children and family audiences inspires a lot of innovation and is inherently playful. Our clients deliver strong business results, but will also not shy away from having happiness, magic, or justice as part of their mission statement

Please email CVs / applications to gigs@kidsindustries.com

Candidates with previous experience or job titles including; Junior Designer, Graphics Design, Graphic Designer, Animation, Multimedia, Graphics Designer, may also be considered for this role.

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