Role insight

This role is ideal for a recent design graduate who understands graphic and digital design.

Your traditional design skillset will be balanced with your knowledge of designing digital products in order to deliver a modern brand for our clients. The need for versatility in your approach and an eagerness to learn new skills is vital for this role as you move between the different disciplines.

This role also requires a keen interest in animation as you will need to create animated videos, working from a script to develop the design, storyboards and create the final animation. Training can be provided where required.

About Scaramanga

Scaramanga is a growing full service, marketing and creative agency, with a strong web development and UX design team. We are creative thinkers delivering marketing and design solutions that do more than just look pretty. Based in Croydon, our skilled and experienced team is made up of web developers, designers, marketers, content and advertising wizards and social media gurus.

Established in 2000, we have the track record and know-how to transform performance for organisations, so that they can build brand awareness, launch new products and services, enter new markets, and grow sales and profitability to reach their full potential. We focus on inclusivity in our work, including accessibility for design and web.

Your duties

Your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Taking part in the discovery process of identifying client requirements
  • Preparing ideas and presenting them to the client
  • Use industry standard software to create and present your work
  • Advising on best practices, approaches and techniques to use on projects
  • Collaboratively work on branding and design projects with other team members
  • Develop digital campaigns for clients, adhering to brand guidelines
  • Communicate your design ideas effectively with other team members and clients
  • Storyboard videos
  • Create illustrations
  • Animate and render the videos
  • Work with the head of design on brand development projects, particularly with regards to the digital application of the brand

Skills & experience

  • Effective verbal communication and written skills, good attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn new skills and keep up to date with the latest technologies
  • Conceptual understanding of UX / UI design process and development
  • Ability to develop ideas from initial concepts to final artwork
  • The capability to prepare print-ready artwork and an understanding of different printing techniques
  • A genuine desire to develop your design skills in different media
  • Be constantly curious about design and design trends
  • Relish challenges that can be solved by good design
  • Illustrate and create animated videos

Location

This role can be based in our Croydon office, from home or hybrid working.

Role type

Permanent, full time.

Salary and benefits

£18,000 - £19,000 per annum, depending on experience.

Benefits include:

  • Employee Benefit Scheme – shopping, leisure and travel discounts, as well as access to an online doctor, extensive helplines and face-to-face counselling
  • Company pension
  • Company equipment will be supplied
  • Mix of remote and office based-working
  • Company social events

How to apply

Please send your CV and examples of your work or a link to your portfolio to careers@scaramanga.agency, including: what you did on the projects, what you’re proud of, and what you think could be done better. Candidates invited to the second interview will be asked to complete a design skills test.