Graphic Designer

 

 

Job title: Graphic Designer

Department: Communications Department

Responsible to: Creative Design Lead

Salary:  £29,000 pa plus great company benefits and working environment!

Hours: Monday to Friday, 40 hours a week (9 am - 5.30 pm)

Our company

Join one of the fastest growing, vibrant and innovative companies at the forefront of the beauty industry. The International Institute for Anti-Ageing (iiaa) supplies Advanced Nutrition Programme™ skin supplements, Environ® Skin Care and jane iredale mineral make-up to thousands of the UK and Ireland’s premier professional salons and spas. In 2019, the iiaa celebrates 25 years of empowering skincare professionals to achieve the very best outcomes for their clients and the success of the iiaa is certainly down to our talented and passionate team.

The role

This role will support the dynamic growth plan in place by bringing further creativity, innovation and superb execution to accelerate our leadership position. The successful candidate will join a well-established in-house design team and will report to the Creative Design Lead.

Your key responsibilities

The Innovation Designer is responsible for creating new dynamic ways to bring our corporate story, our sales proposition and our brands to life across a full mix of print, digital and video design solutions. A passionate and innovative approach is required with solid experience of a fast-moving environment to deliver:

  • Marketing and sales tools to support annual product launch programme
  • Exhibition and event support including brand communications, digital campaign to generate awareness and demand, promotions and point of sale
  • Monthly magazine and weekly e.zine creation and publishing
  • Brand literature, point of sale and in-retail merchandising
  • Advertising campaigns
  • Seasonal gifting, GWP and promotional offers
  • Social and digital campaigns including video and animations
  • Corporate website creative framework and monthly plan
  • Corporate sales and internal communication tool delivery such as literature and PowerPoint presentations

Key Experience & Qualifications Required

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience as a designer in either agency or a fast-paced sales and marketing organisation (FMCG) with knowledge of B2B and B2C design
  • Expert in Apple Mac systems and the Creative Suite Program (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)
  • Microsoft office especially PowerPoint expertise
  • Experience of website CMS, email marketing software such as Campaign Monitor
  • HTML, CSS and essential web publishing tool knowledge
  • Excellent writing and communication planning skills, the ability to spot and lead on an emerging design or communications trend with a clear plan of delivery
  • Knowledge of the print and publishing process
  • Knowledge of video editing an advantage
  • An interest in product photography

Why join us?

We are a dynamic, creative organisation with a strategy for success and a team that cares.. We have a clear plan to be recognised as the leading provider of professional skincare support, services and results driven brands to enable skincare professionals to deliver exceptional and lifechanging outcomes to their clients. Add amazing products that are results driven and backed by integrity and a passion for beauty without cruelty or impact on the environment, a mandate to use every ounce of creativity and flair - and you have a ‘one in a million’ career opportunity to really make a difference.

The deal breakers

  • Experience and a track record of successful delivery 
  • Creative, energetic, full of ideas and passion 
  • A self-starter who motivates and is motivated to go the extra mile 
  • A team player with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • A sense of humour and a love for endless cups of tea 

What to expect

You’ll have the support of the marketing, social media, brand and education teams. You will work as part of a vibrant and dynamic marketing team and be encouraged to harness the resources needed in order to achieve agreed KPI’s

The perks

  • Gifted Christmas shut down to spend with your loved ones 
  • Private Health Care after two years - because we care 
  • Huge discount on our fabulous products, plus an allowance to spend each month 
  • Discounted treatments in our wholly owned flagship salon, Skin3 
  • Beautiful offices with free onsite parking 
  • Subsidised lunch in our onsite restaurant 
  • A strong environmental ethos and an opportunity to contribute 
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme 
  • Friday Feelings, Hero of the Month, Yearly Rewards and Charity Raffles all go towards creating a working environment that is fun and enriching 
  • Collaborative culture and a ‘family/community’ vibe 

 

NB - Please apply with a link to an online portfolio, or PDF portfolio no larger than 5mb