Herdy is hiring a Senior Graphic Designer, Could this be ewe?

Would you like to join an award-winning, ambitious brand with a strong social purpose? Can you help bring Herdy to life in a fun and lovable way that will make people smile?

We’re looking for a candidate that can demonstrate knowledge and management of brand identity, has a strong understanding of retail and product and a broad range of core design skills. The ability to work with speed and accuracy from concept to production is essential. An ability to create all-round seasonal campaigns i.e. Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day etc and know how to create design solutions that work across all platforms. You must have a good sense of humour and a bright, positive outlook, be used to a full workload and handle pressure well. Ideally based out of our Kendal HQ (however flexible working arrangements will be considered).

Software Knowledge:

Must have: Adobe CS (Ai, Id, Ps)

Ideally knows: Mailchimp, WordPress.

Good to have: 3D design.

 

Skills Requirements: 

Must have: Illustration, branding, photography: lifestyle and product, strong photo editing skills needed (creating pack shots, ghost images etc). Design for web.

Nice to have: Design for print, video editing & animation skills.

Typical day-to-day tasks:

 

Product Development

Create designs for new products.

Produce tech packs for suppliers.

Create mockups of new products (strong Photoshop skills).

 

Social Media and Comms

Support the Social Media Manager in design, photography, illustration and video.

Create animations for social media, newsletters and our Giphy channel.

Create themed images and graphics for newsletters.

Ability to originate design-led layouts for newsletters (Mailchimp).

 

Retail/Shops

Creating graphics for POS 

Ability to design for large format print

 

Web

Graphics support the Head of eCommerce in day to day jobs; lifestyle photography images, category images, product images, etc

Nice to have: UX design and web design.

To Apply

Email your CV and digital portfolio to diane@herdy.co.uk and Cc spencer@herdy.co.uk