We’re looking for a talented digital designer

We’re looking for a talented digital designer

The role of the Digital Designer is to produce Northstar’s digital output. The position is responsible for delivering effective, aesthetic, on-brand, and on-strategy creative for websites, web pages, email promotional creative, email templates, social media graphics, and banner ads. Although this is a digital role, basic graphic design and a keen eye for design are required, Some experience with offline (Print etc) would be beneficial. The Digital Designer will work closely alongside the Creative Director, Account Managers and Web Developers. and will be office-based in the main. Salary will be commensurate with level of experience.


Job Duties

  • Produce the design and production for websites, product graphics, web logos, social media graphics and banners, static and rich banner ads, email campaigns, and email templates. While some projects may require directing external resources, the role is expected to be hands-on.
  • Translate product positioning, existing research, and offline/online Marketing strategies into effective designs.
  • Work with external developers to ensure aesthetics also are aligned with usability, accessibility, and web standards. Work with developers to ensure proper implementation within a web environment and ensure consistency and integrity of the creative vision.
  • Work with Creative Director to translate marketing requirements into compelling, appropriate campaigns and designs.
  • Manage and produce digital design work, including banner sizing and versioning.
  • Translate wireframes into simple, easy-to-use User Interfaces.
  • Ensure consistency of brand and creative across digital customer touch points.
  • Provide design support to create graphics, logos, identity design, or other similar offline graphics.


Ideal Qualifications

  • Degree in digital design, graphic design, graphic communications or related field.
  • Minimum 2 years successful professional design experience, preferably at a digital agency or in-house web team.
  • Strong portfolio of design work, showing solution to business problems through effective design.
  • Able to present concepts and lead internal teams to the correct solution.
  • Experience in web marketing/web design with an understanding of web design and development principles.
  • Deep knowledge with web design processes including UX.
  • Strong work ethic and personal accountability.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Strong time management.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite products.

If you think you’ve got what it takes to be our next star send your CV to: hello@wearenorthstar.co.uk