Design Advisor

Recruiter
Adam Recruitment Limited
Location
Birmingham
Salary
Neg.
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Advisor | Professional Services | Birmingham

We are looking to recruit an Exceptional Design professional for this high profile Professional Services firm. Sitting within the Marketing Communications team, you will be responsible for producing high quality and creative print and digital marketing materials that enhance the firm's corporate and employer brand. This is a very creative position that supports new marketing propositions, ideas and products which strengthen the market position of the firm.

The role will manage the firm's brand and overseeing the continued evolution of its visual identity, keeping it fresh, contemporary and reflective of the growing firm. It will act as a brand steward and the primary guardian of the firm's visual identity, ensuring correct branding and in-house style, including applying guidelines for its consistent application across all publications, advertisements and marketing collateral produced inside and outside of the firm. You will work with the Business Development team, and individual teams and partners, to produce creative ideas, artwork and campaigns including corporate branded literature, brochures, flyers, newsletters, advertisements . You will also work with BD Managers internationally to support the adoption and ongoing use of branded templates to ensure that standard design templates and tools are followed to deliver consistent branded materials internally and externally.
Acting as the key day to day contact with the firm's design and print agencies as well as managing the design and development of templates. You will source, design and create images that contribute to, or enhance the firm's brand as well as building and developing the firm's own image library.

Skills and experience required:

*Design qualification
*Extensive design and desktop publishing experience (in a professional services environment and/or with professional services brands an advantage).
*Excellent skills using Adobe Creative Cloud/Suite, specifically InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat Professional. Skills in other Adobe creative software an advantage.
*Experience using QuarkXPress and other creative (MS Visio, MS Publisher etc) and presentation (Prezi, Presentia etc) software advantageous.
*Thorough print/production knowledge. Experience of managing supplier/vendor relationships.
*Strong project management and planning skills.
*Thrives when working under pressure and to tight deadlines.
*Comfortable working remotely and sometimes with little direction.
*Professional services or financial services experience is preferred.

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