Junior Graphic Designer

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Location
Port Talbot
Salary
£8 per hour
Posted
22 May 2018
Closes
22 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Graduate, Permanent
Hours
Full Time

At Michton we have an exciting opportunity available for a Junior Graphic Designer.

Responsibilities

  • Liase directly with customers who call in looking for a product
  • To prepare visual presentations by designing art and copy layouts.
  • Proof work supplied by customers to ensure that it is correct & set up for digital printing
  • Multi tasking and time management to work on more than 1 job at a time Liaising with sales to discuss requirements for each job
  • Proof reading to produce accurate and high quality work
  • Presenting finalised ideas to sales
  • Developing design briefs to suit clients purpose
  • Working as part of a team with other departments to provide artwork solutions
  • Overseeing print production and managing our in house printing facilities
  • Controlling, and being responsible for, raw material stocks
  • Liaising with printer maintenance contractors to troubleshoot any issues.

About You

  • Passion and enthusiasm for design
  • Photographic experience an advantage
  • Flexible approach to working and eager to perform various ad hoc duties
  • Accuracy and attention to detail, whilst having the foresight to identify errors before they occur
  • Time management skills and ability to cope with several projects at once without sacrificing quality
  • Organised and pragmatic approach to working under pressure during busy periods
  • Good communication skills and confidence to sell ideas to clients and other members of staff
  • Open to feedback and the ability to take criticism constructively, building on the comments of others
  • University graduate with a degree in a design discipline, second class honours or above Working knowledge of Adobe Indesign, Illustrator & Photoshop at CC 2015 Level is essential
  • Entry level knowledge of Microsoft Office programmes for a range of office applications
    • Any developing skills in Photography or Web Design would be an asset.