We are notonthehighstreet. Home to over 5000 of the UK’s best small creative businesses, we have been changing the online retail landscape since 2006. Whether you’re working with our Partners to help grow their business, or behind the scenes developing code, we are continuously innovating & working on some really cool stuff all at the same time. And the best bit? We’re making a difference to our Partners’ lives as we do it.
We’re looking for a digital and social creative innovator, with proven experience in delivering forward-thinking, fresh design solutions that are on-brand, original and inspiring, often within very tight timeframes. Reporting to the Head of Art, you will own a wide range of design deliverables, specialising in digital design for social platforms, from brief and conception, through to delivery. You’ll be someone who’s passionate about social content and digital design, highly experienced in engaging stakeholders and collaborators from different backgrounds, whilst ensuring the brand is articulated beautifully and consistently in a wonderfully original way.
Some of the Things You’ll Be Doing
Creating first class conceptual solutions in response to briefs and executing across all relevant channels through to delivery - covering social, video and digital
Confidently presenting design ideas to internal and external stakeholders, ensuring they are engaged in the idea and the outcomes of the project, clearly articulating how a creative solution meets the challenges of the brief
Faultlessly executing a wide range of creative assets - such as social media campaigns, storyboarding video concepts, editing video content and rolling out digital assets
Being comfortable working collaboratively alongside agencies to refine the final vision
Ensuring concepts are created and delivered within the scope of the project schedule and budget constraints, to the highest creative standard
Working closely with our creative production team to keep all stakeholders informed of a project’s status
Keeping up-to-date with trends and culture that may influence the brand and being aware of our competitors’ activity
Contributing to the development of the brand identity and guidelines, and ensuring the brand is applied consistently across campaigns and channels
Some key skills & experience you’ll need
A proven ability to interpret a business challenge articulated in a brief into original and highly creative conceptual solutions that support and help grow the brand
Articulating ideas and concepts in a clear and engaging style so that stakeholders are able to envisage the proposed solution and provide approvals as needed
An in-depth knowledge of digital design, styles and best practise that are channel and brand appropriate
A proven working knowledge of social content and digital design specifically
The ability to create high quality moodboards and scamps to help communicate concepts
Creating innovative, market-leading content to a high standard with excellent attention to detail
Proven experience of owning and delivering successful projects from briefing to delivery with minimal input or guidance from the Head of Art
A track record of leading and mentoring more junior members of the team
You are highly skilled in Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator
The kind of person we’re looking for
We’re looking for someone personable, adaptable, and collaborative; someone who’s passionate about digital design and is great at engaging others with their ideas to ensure the vision for a project is understood and people are engaged. The role would especially suit someone who’s great at using their initiative to find innovative solutions, is internally motivated and has a positive mindset to produce outstanding work.
It’s important to us that our people are well looked after, which is why we offer everyone BUPA healthcare, life insurance and a pension plan. Because having a break is important for your physical and mental wellbeing, our holiday allowance is 25 days (plus bank holidays) AND your entitlement will increase an extra day for every 2 years you spend with us.
Add in our in-office massages, yoga sessions or the abundance of free fruit, you can see that we want our people to feel good inside and out.
We’d love to hear about what you can do for us and how you can add value to our people and our business - reach out and apply today!