Middle-weight Web Designer

at 1973 Ltd (view profile)
Location Watlington
Date Posted 11th August 2015
Category Marketing
Job Type Full-time
Never Expire Never Expire


The role

1973 are a small digital agency going through an exciting period of growth and as such are looking to bring in an additional web designer to complement the existing team skill set. This role offers great career opportunities as someone with the right drive can grow with the company.

The candidate

The right candidate is someone who takes pride and ownership in all work undertaken, maintaining the highest attention to detail. They will show initiative in tasks undertaken and bring new ideas and lateral thinking to briefs. They will demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm for design and the trends and issues current in the industry today. Communication skills are also key in working as part of our team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Designing responsive web and email layouts
  • Taking a design brief and exploring various creative solutions
  • Following brand guidelines and templates to create designs and layouts
  • Artworking existing layouts to new specifications
  • Typesetting within coded or artworked documents
  • Keeping internal branding and marketing fresh

Key skills

  • Keen design abilities
  • Adept with Adobe creative suite applications (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop etc.)
  • Up-to-date knowledge of web styles / trends
  • Ability to work to deadlines and budgets
  • Meticulous attention to detail

Nice to have

  • HTML, CSS, jQuery programming skills
  • Print design skills
  • Email marketing experience

Qualifications / experience

  • 1-3 years' experience of a web design position

All applicants should be able to provide access to a portfolio.