Web Designer and Graphics Specialist


Sheffield, United Kingdom / NetDimensions

Posted: Aug 29, 2017

Description

Location: Sheffield

As a Web Designer and Graphics Specialist you will leverage your creative and programming skills to design and style client specific branded themes for web based applications. You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of web and graphic design through education and/or relevant work experience and have a portfolio that shows creativity and competence using a variety of tools and methods.

You should be comfortable working in multi-disciplinary teams, collaborating effectively with colleagues. You will be proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud, CSS, HTML, have a good understanding of responsive frameworks and ideally JavaScript. You will be able to deliver high quality visuals using a broad range of techniques including image manipulation, vector illustration and typography and you will understand why UI and UX design is essential to every great digital experience. 

Responsibilities

Design and theme ("skin") the NTS product to meet the branding requirements of our clients

Ensuring technical and accessibility requirements are met (e.g. colour contrast, page weights etc..)

Sourcing media from stock libraries / client brand sites

Preparing graphical assets for content and development

Following metrics set out by the Department Manager

Communicating with Project Managers about project progress

In addition to the duties and responsibilities listed, the jobholder may be required to perform other duties assigned by the department from time to time. 

Skills and knowledge

Required:

Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator)

Proficiency with CSS and HTML

Able to demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio

Excellent understanding of designing and styling for web & mobile platforms

Excellent understanding of typography and layout for digital platforms

Excellent understanding and application of brand guidelines

Vector illustration skills

Ability to work in a team or on own initiative

Good standard of spelling and grammar

Have a professional, dynamic and positive attitude

Have a keen eye for quality and exceptional attention to detail

Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to remain calm under pressure

Have the ability to multi-task and manage your time effectively

Basic understanding of MS Office tools (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)

Preferable:

Understanding of JavaScript and responsive frameworks

Commercial awareness

If you are interested, please, send your CV and portfolio at marta.mayer@ltgplc.com

Thanks!!

How To Apply

https://www.behance.net/joblist/57995/Web-Designer-and-Graphics-Specialist

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