Graphic Designer

Up to £28655 per annum
31 Jul 2018
28 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Graphic Designer

Full time
£28,655 per annum
Application Deadline: 12 Noon, Monday 20 August 2018

The British Museum is offering an exciting opportunity for a Graphic Designer to join its Marketing team. The role will develop and create visual approaches to design briefs for the Museum's marketing materials which can be adapted across a variety of media, print and digital publications, appropriate to the audience and adhering to the Museum's visual language.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Designing graphic solutions for marketing campaigns (including on-site, outdoor/off-site advertising, print and digital), working with the Design and Brand Manager, Lead Graphic Designer and Marketing Managers.
  • Ensure the Museum's visual language guidelines are adhered to in all creative executions.
  • Produce and supply artwork for print, or upload files for digital production, to the highest standards, liaise with external suppliers, and oversee production.
  • Ensure successful delivery of allocated design projects, handling multiple jobs concurrently, prioritise, report on progress, deliver to deadline and keep costs within set budgets.

Person Specification:

Educated in graphic design to degree level, the successful candidate will have extensive design experience with proven abilities in InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator along with an in-depth knowledge of pre-press and print production. You will have experience of digital design for marketing solutions and a willingness to learn and adapt to digital developments in the industry.

We are looking for someone with strong creative skills and attention to detail, with good interpersonal skills, organisation skills and ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines.

To apply for the role please complete your application on our website, and submit via email three pieces / pages of design work in one PDF document that demonstrate your creative ability and breadth of experience to: Please be sure to state in your email which job you are applying for.