GRAPHIC DESIGNER - Reed & Mackay

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

London, Farringdon

London, Farringdon 11th November

REPORTING TO: GLOBAL BRAND AND COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

Reed & Mackay leads the global travel and event management arena with extraordinary service and proprietary, client-led technology. Ranked first in the Sunday Times International Fast Track 2020, we are a business that is always looking forwards, while ensuring that we’re everything that our clients need today. In May 2021, we became part of the TripActions Group, and together we are setting the agenda for the future of business travel.

We’re looking for a graphic designer who is a strong visual storyteller, passionate about bringing messaging to life through design. Based in London, this individual will play a key role in the global marketing team, helping to protect and develop the brand’s visual identity.

The ideal candidate will be able to use strong questioning techniques to extract a design brief in a fast-paced environment from colleagues across the organisation. As well as being an expert in Adobe Creative Cloud (including Photoshop, InDesign and Premiere Rush) this role would suit a dynamic individual who thrives in a high growth environment. You’re collaborative, flexible, open-minded and have a passion for the role that design plays in telling a compelling story and articulating an unrivalled value proposition.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Create storyboards, sketches, and layouts for brand campaigns and digital advertising
  • Extend the visual design language of our brand into product awareness and social media strategy
  • Participate in and help facilitate design brainstorming, ideation sessions, and team culture activities
  • Communicate across departments to realise design vision
  • Manage brand libraries and resources
  • Manage external brand and design suppliers
  • Provide design support for proposals, presentations, and marketing collateral
  • Provide design strategy and execution for internal and external campaigns
  • Create short product and messaging videos to elevate our brand positioning

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • 3+ years as a graphic designer
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to use strong questioning techniques to extract a solid brief from colleagues across the global organisation
  • Proficient user of Adobe Creative Cloud including Photoshop, InDesign and Premiere Rush
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills – formatting and design required across Word and PowerPoint
  • Creative thinker that independently generates and executes on innovative ideas
  • Established ability to successfully drive projects with minimal guidance
  • Strong organisational and project management skills to manage competing projects with tight deadlines effectively – owning every thread, taking accountability, and keeping key stakeholders updated

NEXT STEPS:
If you believe this role is for you, please send your CV to Recruitment@reedmackay.com