Designer
The WAHL design team, based in Herne Bay, Kent, has an exciting full-time opening for a skilled and creative designer with three-to-five years’ experience to join our design team.

The successful candidate will be adept at working autonomously, as well as in collaboration with the Sales and Marketing team members.

Both in-house and agency experience will be considered.

The role will involve supporting Sales and Marketing across a number of activities and will involve some customer-facing in order to be involved from concept through to final delivery.

As well as the more traditional print, work will cross over into digital channels.

Experience
• A degree in graphic design (or equivalent)
• Strong design experience
• Experience generating design concepts
• Experience working within style guidelines
• Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
• An understanding of designing for e-commerce, eg email templates and banners
• Experience of image-retouching
• Knowledge of 3D-modelling software
• A portfolio that demonstrates all of the above

Skills
• Ambitious and talented middleweight graphic designer with bags of energy and outstanding design work
• Excellent attention to detail and strong layout and typographic skills
• You'll have previous design experience in a similar Brand/ Communications Agency
• A proven ability to work independently, to tight deadlines and across several work streams, while maintaining the highest standards
• We are looking for someone who can take ownership of design corrections and create print ready artwork to tight deadlines
• A creative and innovative approach that welcomes new ideas
• The ability to explain design rationale in presentations to colleagues
• Ability to see your designs through from concept to artwork
• Outstanding typographic skills
• Strong skill-set in HTML and CSS
• Good spoken and written communication skills
• You'll be confident at working under pressure and to tight deadlines
• Good project management skills and the ability to communicate well
To apply, send your CV and covering letter to: martin.lindridge@wahl.co.uk
Wahl (UK) Ltd, Herne Bay Trade Park, Sea Street, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 8JZ 01227 740555.