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Middleweight Designer in London, UK 🌎

Looking for: Designer
Budget: Negotiable
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DESCRIPTION
Confirmed duration of ‘3 months’ potential to extend to December
-£320/day

Project description
We’re on the lookout for a brilliant Middleweight Designer at Hugo & Cat to join our fantastic studio.

This is a unique opportunity to develop one of our key global accounts into a flagship client. The client is an international consumer manufacturing company.

The work involves designing product and communication pages, based on a modular-based structure and guidelines with a good understanding of product storytelling, so a designer who’s happy to artwork is preferable.

Must have excellent layout knowledge and able to Photoshop products to a high degree. i.e. Shadow placement, cut outs, retouching when necessary.

Some of the responsibilities include

  • Designing and creating responsive product pages, supporting content, category pages, page banners and more
  • Page concepting
  • There is also the need to create content for product pages (including retouching, diagrams and some illustrative work)
  • Must follow design guidelines and feedback from Senior creative team
  • Collaborate, foster and mentor other middle-junior designers with support from the senior creative members
  • Taking regular status / review calls with the client

Specific duties will include

  • Gain a thorough knowledge of our brand guidelines, including colours, layout, constraints, image sizing, etc
  • Resourcing and retouching photography
  • Creating demonstrative illustrations in Illustrator
  • Maintain communication with the project managers to keep them up-to-date on all work being produced and let them know if problems arise

Skills required

  • A strong grasp of client design guidelines
  • Excellent knowledge of Sketch, Figma, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and G Suite tools
  • HTML knowledge will be a great advantage
  • A good understanding of lighting and shading, as shadows will need to be created for products
  • An eye for composition
  • Proficient in layout and typography and retouching

About us
We work with global brands who want to use digital to give every customer a great experience. Our combination of strategy, storytelling and experience design allows us to deliver real impact. Our clients include Sony, Royal Mail, IKEA, Tourism Ireland, Stanley Black & Decker and E.ON.

We do big agency work with a small agency culture. There are 85 of us in the team in the UK and USA, and we are ambitious, sociable, collaborative, transparent and non-hierarchical. We are part of the FutureBrand family and the IPG network.

Are you looking to pay or is this a collaboration?
Pay to hire someone

Is this ongoing work or a one off job?
Ongoing work

How would you prefer to pay?
Day rate

What’s your day rate budget range? (USD)
$250-400 (Industry average)

Do you have an estimate of the job or project length?
A few months

Are you a company or individual hiring?
Company

Do you have internal sign off on the hire?
Yes

Do you need to hire for a specific city, country or place?
Yes, they need to be at a location (give location in job title)

When do you want to have the freelancer secured by?
2-3 weeks

What is most important for this job?
Quality

How many freelancers do you want to contact you?
4-5

Do you have a job specification or creative brief?
Yes (please enter this in the description)

Does the freelancer need insurance?
Yes

Where did you find Twine?
You contacted me

Posted 3 months ago
Hugo & Cat
Last online: 3 months ago


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