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Full-time Senior Web and Graphic Designer

Matrix are seeking a talented and highly motivated Senior Web and Graphic Designer to join our team.

This is an exciting opportunity for a positive, ambitious designer with a broad range of skills, to join an in-house team in a flourishing creative agency. We offer an attractive income and excellent, flexible working conditions.

Matrix is one of Plymouth's leading Digital Creative Agencies, established in 2002. We're situated in the heart of Plymouth in the historic Royal William Yard.

We provide creative design solutions for a number of marketing disciplines including branding and identity, website design, digital marketing, corporate literature and publications, advertising and packaging.

Job responsibilities

  • Understanding client briefs and communicating with clients.
  • Creating designs and artwork for a wide range of applications (print and digital).
  • Website design (a good understanding of and experience with using WordPress is essential).
  • Constructing website mindmaps, considering design and functionality.
  • Experience of branding and corporate identity.
  • Carrying out general artworking tasks such as undertaking amendments and creating and proofing documents.
  • Working closely with the design team in the studio and helping to maintain schedules.

You will also be expected to:

  • take responsibility for your projects from initial concept through to final design
  • informing/updating clients on work progress
  • attending meetings in the studio and off-site
  • answering the phone, talking to clients, taking messages.

Knowledge and skills required

You will need to have a thorough knowledge of using Adobe CC – Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. You will also need to possess a good working knowledge of, and be able to use, Microsoft Office – Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

You will need:

  • exceptional creativity and innovation
  • excellent time management and organisational skills
  • to be confident and proficient with web design and be able to show a strong portfolio
  • to have a good understanding of digital technologies (including WordPress)
  • proficiency in all Adobe creative suite programs
  • confidence in dealing directly with clients in a professional manner both via e-mail and phone
  • an excellent eye for detail
  • to be calm under pressure and able to work to tight deadlines
  • an excellent eye for detail
  • excellent computer and IT skills
  • a passion for emerging digital technology
  • a commercial understanding of the creative sector.
  • the ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team.

Let's get started!

  • Upload your CV as a DOC or PDF
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  • This can be your personal website or other online portfolio such as Behance if available.

Alternatively, you can e-mail applications directly to suzie@wearematrix.com.