Head Office Vacancies

Mid Weight Graphic Designer - Part time, 3 days per week (job share)

Badshot Lea Group Office GU9 9JX

3 days a week (8.30am-5.30pm) on a job share basis
Based at our Group Office at Badshot Lea, Farnham, Surrey
Reporting to: Group Marketing Manager
Please state your salary expectations when applying for the role
Closing date is 30 November 2017

Squire’s is an expanding family owned group of 15 garden centres located mainly in the West London/Surrey area. This is an excellent opportunity to join a small in-house marketing team with this varied and hands on role, in a friendly environment. We are looking for an enthusiastic and very organised person with excellent design skills. The role is 3 days a week – Thursday, Friday and Monday on a job share basis.

You will manage the production of printed material from creative brief to print and delivery. You will work on a number of design and art working projects for the group including monthly POS, events, our bi-annual magazine, signage, leaflets, newsletter and advertisements. The majority of work is print with some digital. You will play a pivotal role in the implementation of our new brand, to ensure consistency across all our communications. You will need to have a flexible approach to workload and be able to multi task and juggle new priorities as they come up.

Main duties and responsibilities:
• Manage the production of material for the group from creative brief to final print and delivery
• Design and artwork a range of material within brand guidelines on time
• Manage the design and communication of in store events and trade shows
• Manage the implementation of the new brand identity
• Liaise with buying team regarding the Promotions Calendar
• Liaise with the Marketing Exec to obtaining best quotes for print, stationery and other marketing material
• Write engaging copy and provide competent level of editorial and proofing skills to ensure accuracy
• Update and manage the image library
• Assist with centre and group office marketing requests

Who we are looking for: Essential • Extensive experience in similar B2C roles
• Proven experience in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
• Excellent oral and written communication
• Organised, self-disciplined with a positive, collaborative attitude
• Ability to deliver high level of accuracy and attention to detail

Desirable
• Multi-site retail graphic design
• Photography skills are desirable (Products)



Please answer the questions below before applying for this position

Do you have proof of eligibility to work in the UK?

Have you proven experience in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator?

Are you of academic school leaving age?

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Salary: Competitive