Senior Designer

Sevenoaks Kent

Introduction

Are you an experienced design guru looking to stretch your legs in the digital world?  Are you capable of turning your hand to multiple client jobs across website design and display advertising?  Are you able to hold an audience while presenting your UX rationale? 

We are a growing search marketing agency based in Sevenoaks with an enviable reputation for quality and customer services working with both SME and FTSE 100 clients across retail, professional services, and charity sector.

Our team is growing rapidly and we are looking for someone to come in and hit the ground running, taking charge of the agencies creative output. We offer great opportunity to prove yourself and work with clients directly. You will get challenged with lots of responsibility and be rewarded accordingly. As as senior designer at Avenue you will report directly to the senior leadership team, and will be given the opportunity to lead and grow your department.

If you are switched on, creative, inquisitive, enthusiastic, and motivated, then we want to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities

  • Designing strategic, conceptual and detailed web design concepts and UX layouts
  • Inputting on creative briefing creative designs ideas 
  • Rolling out design concepts across full user journeys
  • Working alongside the creative, development and account management team
  • Adding value and insight to creative internal and client meetings
  • Supporting the team across creative delivery and art working
  • Provide first class customer service to customers
  • Ongoing, proactive creative consultancy 
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Help foster great client relationships

Key Skills

  • 10 years minimum design experience working within an agency environment
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain and deliver creative rationale and recommendations
  • Diplomatic and persuasive interpersonal skills
  • Ability to think creatively and develop new ideas and ways to tackle a client brief
  • Excellent  understanding of Adobe Suite
  • Excellent understanding of MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • High attention to detail
  • Numerate and articulate
  • Confident with a positive can–do attitude
  • Excellent organisational skills and initiative
  • Methodological way of working and ability to cope with competing demands and prioritise tasks accordingly

Personal

  • Passionate about digital
  • Keen to learn and develop yourself
  • Positive thinker with high levels of enthusiasm
  • Proactive and inquisitive
  • Copes well under pressure
  • Ambition to succeed
  • Sociable, likable, and willing to be part of a great team
  • Great taste in music

Why You’ll Like Working With Us

  • You’ll have the opportunity to work on some really exciting brands supported by a really inspiring and friendly team of people.
  • You’ll join a great talented team who are all driven to be the best they can be, while having a lot of fun along the way
  • We offer a place to grow, where you can spread your wings
  • We believe in work life balance, you’ll be out the office on time
  • We have great culture of like minded people who work hard and play hard, so expect the more than occasional trip to the pub

Package

  • £ dependent on experience
  • Company pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Flexible working hours