ONESPACEMEDIA VACANCY

Junior/middle-weight web designer

If you're an experienced web designer with a keen eye for detail and you want to join a top-ten UK digital team in central Cambridge, we want to talk to you!

As a key part of a fast-paced UK digital agency, Onespacemedia’s creative team design industry-leading, responsive websites and applications for wide range of clients spread across a number of market sectors. Working closely with the development team, our designers champion and apply modern, responsive creative and UX techniques to deliver a first-in-class digital experience throughout all of our creative output.

As well as being digital experts, our designers also work in a number of print disciplines, helping our clients leverage creative technology to help to build and represent outstanding brands.

Responsibilities

Creative delivery

  • Work with the commercial team to create and evolve design concepts for websites, software applications and digital and print campaigns across a wide number of commercial sectors.
  • Create high-quality designs that work in line with a project’s commercial priorities and satisfy a project’s criteria for success.
  • Take responsibility for ensuring that any UI/UX patterns work in the interest of a client’s product, using research and rationale to drive production.
  • Provide guidance, feedback and QA on design deliverables after development, to help protect an original design vision through to production.

Project delivery

  • Take responsibility for supporting the development process with assets, modifications and guidance in line with the original vision.
  • Work directly with clients where required as a project progresses - with the aim to defend the project’s design and commercial goals.
  • Help drive site build-out where required, ensuring that conceptual design work stands up to rigorous content requirements in production.

Skills

Primary

  • Naturally creative, with a track-record for delivering excellent creative concepts on-time and on-budget.
  • Extensive commercial experience with the Adobe Creative Cloud suite (primarily, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and Sketch).
  • Experience designing a range of digital products - from simple, ‘brochureware’ style websites through to more complex UI/UX undertakings - such as responsive web applications.
  • Experience delivering visual branding concepts, marketing material and logos, sometimes to challenging timescales.
  • Comfortable with concept creation and ideation - the ability to swiftly help clients bring their initial vision into a fully fledged commercial concept.
  • An excellent technology generalist, with a good understanding of mobile hardware platforms.
  • An excellent verbal and written communicator, confident enough to deal directly with clients where necessary.
  • Experience in working in a CMS environment with WYSIWYG skills. 

Secondary

  • Competence with online design tools such as InVision.
  • Project and relationship management skills - exposure navigating the sensitivities of complex, multi-stakeholder organisations and processes.
  • Experience with photography, image processing and video formats.
  • Experience with corporate presentation design and delivery, across industry standard tools such as PowerPoint and Keynote.
  • Competence with Adobe After Effects and Lightroom.
  • Experience with animation a bonus.

Qualities

  • Naturally diligent, with excellent attention to detail.
  • A creative problem solver with a positive attitude - and an appreciation for Onespacemedia’s commercial obligations and brand reputation.
  • A professional commitment to quality and transparency, working in the interest of our clients and partners.
  • A team player who isn’t afraid to get involved in wider company discussions and support and mentor others if the opportunity arises.

Qualifications 

  • 2+ years commercial (and preferably, agency) experience in a digital design position.
  • Creative, technical or multimedia degree preferable (Graphic Design, Multimedia Production or another artistic or technology discipline) - but not compulsory.

 

 

How to apply

Please send CV, covering note and links to any websites or applications you have created, or been involved with, to jobs@onespacemedia.com