- Sector: Marketing
- Expiry Date: 07 December 2023
- Job Ref: J10707
Join the Access Family and see how we make software ideas become a reality! Our core value of ‘Love Work, Love Life, Be You’ has been central to our success and so we’re looking for people to join us who share our passion for making things better every day and help us continue to grow.
We are the number one UK headquartered software provider in the UK and are forecasted to grow to a global population of over 12,000 employees by 2026.
What are we all about?
At Access, we love software and how technology never stays the same. It's this obsession that drives us to work closely across sectors to understand the business needs of our customers - from the Hospitality sector, to Manufacturing industry, to Not for Profit’s to Construction, and many more.
We're passionate about helping our customers stay one step ahead of the challenges facing their industry and business, currently helping over 60,000 customers to have the freedom to do more.
We are seeking a highly skilled and creative Mid-Senior Level Designer with expertise in both graphic design and motion graphics using Adobe Creative Cloud. This position offers an exciting opportunity to join our dynamic team and contribute to the visual identity of our brand through stunning graphics and captivating motion visuals. The ideal candidate is a versatile designer who can bring concepts to life through visually compelling designs and animations.
- Conceptualize and create visually appealing designs for various digital and print media, including but not limited to websites, social media assets, advertisements, brochures, and presentations.
- Develop brand guidelines and maintain consistency across all design materials.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand design requirements and deliver creative solutions that align with project objectives.
- Stay updated with design trends and best practices to ensure innovative and engaging designs.
- Create compelling motion graphics and animations for videos, social media campaigns, and other multimedia content.
- Transform static designs into dynamic motion visuals, incorporating seamless transitions, visual effects, and engaging storytelling techniques.
- Collaborate with video editors and content creators to enhance visual storytelling through motion graphics.
- Utilize Adobe After Effects and other relevant software to achieve high-quality motion graphics
- Prepare design files for print and digital distribution, ensuring accuracy and adherence to specifications.
- Optimize graphics for various platforms and devices, ensuring the best possible user experience.
- Work closely with printers and production teams to ensure the quality and timely delivery of printed materials.
- Maintain an organized file management system to facilitate easy access and retrieval of design assets.
Collaboration and Communication:
- Collaborate effectively with internal stakeholders, including marketing, creative, and development teams, to understand project requirements and deliver exceptional designs.
- Present design concepts and ideas to stakeholders, incorporating feedback and revisions as necessary.
- Communicate project status, timelines, and any potential roadblocks to ensure project alignment and successful execution.
Skills and Experience
- Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, or a related field.
- Proven experience (5+ years) in graphic design and motion graphics, with a strong portfolio showcasing expertise in both areas.
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud software, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, and Premiere Pro.
- Solid understanding of design principles, typography, colour theory, and layout composition.
- Strong conceptual and creative thinking skills, with the ability to bring ideas to life through innovative designs.
- Excellent attention to detail, time management, and organizational skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple projects and meeting deadlines.
- Up-to-date knowledge of industry trends, emerging technologies, and design tools.
What does Access offer you?
We are a growing software company, and we deliver on what we say we do! We take the development of our people very seriously and we will work with you to carve out your success plan and an opportunity to accelerate your career and make a real difference.
On top of a competitive salary, our wellbeing days taking you to 25 days leave a year (rules apply) and a health contribution you’ll also be able to choose from a range of benefits to suit you. We pride ourselves on being an organisation that gives back so you’ll also have 3 charity days you can take to support something that matters to you.
At Access we’re all about helping everyone Love Work and Love Life. Why? Because we believe people can only be their best when they can be themselves. So, if you are excited about this role, but your past experience doesn’t match perfectly, we’d still love to hear from you. You might just be whom we are looking for.
We love the fact that we’re all different. We believe by having more diverse perspectives at work improves how we run our business, helps us to better support our customers, and when you think about it, it’s just more fun!
What’s holding you back? Come and be part of our Amazing Access Family!
Love Work. Love Life. Be You.