Junior Designer

Recruitment Hound Ltd

Bideford, Devon
Recruitment Hound Ltd

Junior Designer

  • North Devon advertising agency
  • Digital and traditional media artwork and creative
  • Design and identities
  • Working with client services
  • B2C and B2B
  • Recent grad or more experienced
  • Salary 20k, in-office role.

Our client is an established North Devon advertising agency with both national and regional clients. They are looking out for a new Junior Creative Artworker and Designer to work in the studio and under another Designer and Creative Director who will provide mentoring and training. You will be responsible for delivering creative outputs across the media and channel mix covering brand, digital, banners, animation and print.

This role would suit either a recent Graphic Designer graduate looking for their first role OR someone with a bit more experience in the ad and design agency business and probably already capable of delivering in a busy studio, meeting deadlines and staying on budget.

The agency believes the best creative happens in an environment that celebrates the open exchange of ideas. Their office works together fluidly as a single entity, allowing them to leverage their best minds at key moments. This versatility allows them to take on diverse projects that challenge them creatively and keeps their work exciting. With this in mind, they are looking for someone who is able to be in the office Monday – Friday.


Your primary objective will be to develop impactful designs that effectively represent and promote our clients products but more specifically:

Act as design guardian for clients’ brands ensuring colour, type and visual equities follow brand standards

Provide fresh thinking, strong ideas and a high level of craftsmanship across all elements of design

Have a good understanding of the creative process from brief to production

Organise and maintain design files and master assets as needed

Maintain the agency’s standards of creative excellence, timeliness and profitability

Support the team when managing external specialists e.g. illustrators, visualisers, photographers etc

Help to maintain an atmosphere of inspiration, collaboration and ‘can do’ attitude.

Our ideal candidates will:

A desire to be part of the graphic design world and to have already shown an interest in this.

Have a passion for strong ideas, that answer clients challenges in a uniquely creative way

Take pride in crafting the finest detail

Be able to talk passionately and knowledgeably about the work

A designer who enjoys collaborating with colleagues and clients and is able to take direction

Hold a degree in graphic design or similar and be aware of key Adobe software (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and After Effects)

Have a passion to learn how to create animation for online ads using (Adobe After Effects).

This is an in-office role due to training and team work needs.

About the agency

The agency was launched to offer the experience and expertise of larger agencies to clients of all sizes and is focussed on helping clients increase sales through engaging, responsive, and effective campaigns using a range of media. They have an eclectic client list however, specialise in travel and tourism, with the majority of growth targeted toward this sector.

They are a dynamic, full-service agency with headquarters in a beautiful area in Devon who don’t believe in work for the sake of it, when families, beaches & coast paths beckon at the end of the day. As such they enjoy a positive and supportive culture but set themselves very high standards for the work they produce.

They also recognise their place in the world and believe wholeheartedly in business being a force for good. They are not only working to secure B Corp accreditation, but also provide free office space and marketing support to an educational charity who work to provide education to children living in extreme poverty in Uganda, Cambodia and Peru.

  • Performance-related team bonuses
  • Minimum 20 days holiday + bank holidays.
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • On-site gym
  • Charity days, so you can give back to a charity you care about
  • Vitality Health cover, including cover for range of medical care and health and fitness discounts.
  • Ability to join trips to Uganda, Cambodia or Peru with no requirement to use holiday entitlement days.
  • A wonderful location on North Devon’s coast providing excellent opportunities for leisure and a lifestyle to match.

All STC.

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