DESIGNER

COMPANY OVERVIEW

We are a young and independent marketing technology agency. Our mission is to combine technology and creativity to solve brands’ problems. We unite data, technology, creative content and media. Our clients include Spotify, ASOS, Just Eat and Pret to name a few. Since being founded in 2014, Byte London has grown to more than 50 brilliant people, including a studio of 10 designers and motion designers.

Our core services are:
–     Creative ideas development
–     Digital content production
–     Digital and social media strategy
–     Digital channel optimisation
–     Social CRM design and implementation
–     Building marketing technology products
–     Influencer relationship management
–     Biddable social media planning and buying
–     Data analytics and insight
–     Marketing technology consultancy


JOB PURPOSE

Designers at Byte bring to life authentic ideas that capture audiences’ attentions, inspire behaviour change and drive people to want to share. We don’t believe in siloed teams – content, technology, media and data overlap in all roles at Byte. Our Designers work with all areas of the business and are responsible for producing ideas within a well thought through strategy.. Designers will work within many different formats and social platforms, combining strategic thinking with design and art direction. We want a mixture of a creative and a designer whose design skills enable them to turn creative ideas into creative realities.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

The role of Designer is fast paced, varied and constantly evolving. In this role, you will primarily:
–     Take and respond to client (internal and external) briefs
–     Oversee and be involved in creative production
–     Be involved in copywriting and/or art direction
–     Work alongside Creative Planners and get stuck in with creative ideas development
–     Be aware of and respond to current digital design and culture
–     Present work internally and externally
–     Contribute to our creative process by sharing your ideas and experience


Essential:

–     An outstanding portfolio
–     2-5 years relevant experience
–     Have been involved with digital marketing campaigns
–     Art direction experience
–     Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop and Illustrator
–     Understanding of Adobe After Effects and Premier Pro
–     Above average written and verbal English communication skills
–     Advanced Internet research and problem solving skills
–     Excellent organisational and time management skills and high attention to detail
–     Strong presentation skills
–     Ability to remain focused under pressure within a fast-paced environment
–     Ability to work within a team as well as with clients
–     A love for learning new things and exploring new formats

Nice to have:

–     Experience with photography or videography

SKILLS AND PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE REQUIRED


PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

To complement the team dynamic:

–     Sense of humour
–     Self-starting
–     Easily bored
–     No ego
–     Extremely motivated
–     Positive mental attitude
–     Professional
–     Adaptable and thrives with variety and change
–     Reliable and dependable
–     Calm and patient under pressure
–     Proactive and assertive
–     Inquisitive mindset


BENEFITS

While we don’t have a subsidised canteen and unrivalled pension contribution to offer you, we can offer a degree of responsibility and flexibility that’s hard to find in a role anyplace else.

You will become an integral member of our team, and you will gain experience you wouldn’t get at a big corporate agency. You’ll be encouraged to follow your passions. You’ll be supported when you want to try something new. You’ll get to do a lot more than artworking.

You’ll be working directly with founders who are well-known in their industry, who are experienced innovators and who understand how important it is for you to grow and learn.

Most of all, you’ll help create the company you want to work for.