Senior Digital Designer

Senior Digital Designer

Cancer charity in London, seek a Senior Digital Designer from 29th July to 13th September.

Create excellent visual design content, appropriate for our organisation and audience.
Ensure all digital assets meet our visual design principles and the creative ambition of the team and department.
Support Digital team's external suppliers on ongoing projects (in memory wall & just giving tribute funds)
Produce assets for our website content team: including video, animation, gifs, illustrations and photos.
Produce assets for our social media team: including video, animation, gifs, illustrations and photos

Project Management
Manage creative projects: interpret and develop project briefs, ensure ideas and deliverables meet the needs and expectations of both our organisation and audiences.
Take ownership of own project timelines and budgets to ensure delivery. Cross-department collaboration
Work closely with people across the organisation to leverage all channels and devices.
Work with people across the organisation at all levels to ensure a consistent brand experience.
Working with our UX and digital team specialists, ensure online visual content is accessible and usable.

Key liaisons
The role is part of the Creative team, made up of: Head of team (1), Design (7),Content (6) Stories team (3) and Production (1).
Teams within the wider Communications department including: Marketing and PR
Digital team including: Project Managers, Product Managers, UX Designer, Front-end Developers, and Digital Marketing Managers.
Fundraising department, Caring services department (Health Care Professionals), and colleagues across the charity seeking input and advice.

Expert user of Adobe Creative Suite tools. Emphasises on: Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier Pro, After Affects. Plus Sketch.
Demonstrate creativity and conceptual thinking.
Ability to produce complex design layouts.
Design with end user/audience front of mind.
Delivery of responsive designs.
Sketching, mock-ups.
Production of motion graphics and web animation.
Photo editing.
Video editing.
Provide designs that support content management systems (CMS). Ours is EpiServer.
Excellent written, visual and verbal communication and presentation skills.
Attention to detail, consistency and accuracy.
Able to pick up a stills or video camera to produce good quality stills or footage. Desirable


***Pay rate is based on a Ltd/Umbrella registered candidate. PAYE is considered but the rate will be lower but will have holiday pay.