Midweight designer

at Common Curiosity

Salary: TBC, D.O.E

Location: Birmingham and London

Deadline: 17 Dec 2021

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Common Curiosity is a brand and design studio built on big ideas by inquisitive minds, partnering with organisations to unearth their substance and create meaningful, meticulously crafted brand identities.

The role in a nutshell:
An ambitious, enthusiastic, all-round brilliant midweight designer to work across a range of brand, print, environmental and digital projects for our clients – including Royal Mail, Design Museum, Google and a range of exciting independents across
multiple sectors.

You need to bring refreshingly different ideas, an inquisitive and questioning mind, bags of enthusiasm and be a rigorous crafter with a meticulous attention to detail.

What we offer:
This is a rare opportunity to develop your skills within a passionate and award-winning ideas driven team, working closely with our two Creative Directors.

  • Opportunities to work on and shape an exciting and diverse range of projects.
  • A chance to learn and further your career in a highly creative environment.
  • A warm, passionate and supportive team.
  • A good work / life balance.

What we’re looking for:

  • A curious mind. Surprising, intelligent, sophisticated, unique creative ideas machine and conceptual thinker.
  • Comfortable working across different disciplines, predominantly brand identity, print and digital design.
  • Solid typographic and layout design skills.
  • High level of craft and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Highly proficient working across the core Adobe Creative Suite applications.
  • Knowledge of motion a bonus but not essential (Cinema 4D / After Effects).
  • Motivated, committed and passionate about design.
  • Ability to work under direction and independently to drive projects from brief to delivery.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to use messaging to drive communication.
  • Understanding of commercial/client needs. Some client/project management and presentation skills and a will to want to do more, building relationships with suppliers and clients.
  • Ability to manage time and work to a deadline.
  • A friendly, down to earth, team player.

Experience level:
Midweight: 2 – 6 years

We’re based in London and Birmingham, and you’re welcome to work at either of our studio locations. You should be comfortable with occasional travel and meetings between cities.

How to apply:
If you are interested in this role please email us expressing why you’d like to work at Common Curiosity along with a current CV and PDF portfolio to: hello@commoncuriosity.co.uk

Please keep email attachments below 10MB, or share a wetransfer download link for larger files.

No recruitment agencies please.

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