Designer / Artworker vacancy in Glasgow
Due to continued growth, we are looking to recruit a Designer / Artworker to join our sign making team in Glasgow.
The successful applicant will require knowledge and experience of adobe Illustrator and Photoshop and a full understanding of vector artwork. We supply a wide range of signage including vehicle graphics, external and internal signs for business premises, window and wall graphics and exhibition displays. The files that you create will be used in our own manufacturing department and will also be sent to suppliers.
As with many small businesses you will be required to carry out tasks to assist the smooth running of the business, which include dealing with customers on the telephone and when they visit our centre.
What you will do Discuss ideas and requirements with the client and/or the sales team
Agree suitable materials to be used for the specific job
Prepare visuals to show to the client and to help with accurate quotations
Keep to budgets and time limits for each project
Copy in the sales team in all communication to aid awareness and updating of quotations
On approval of final visuals, you will produce files suitable for production with all details included
What we are looking for A positive and flexible approach to all tasks is imperative
Excellent design and artwork skills
The ability to manage time well and work under pressure
Excellent communication skills
Accuracy and attention to detail
Good spelling and grammar
Normal colour vision and good spatial awareness
Good computer skills
Your working hours
Salaries are commensurate with relevant experience; hours of work are usually 40 hours 8.30am – 5.00pm but may have to work longer hours to meet customer deadlines. Minimum of 2 years using Illustrator & Photoshop
Holiday entitlement is 20 days and statutory days. We offer a Pension Scheme that you will be invited to join after a qualifying period. You will be based in our design office, however on occasions visits to customer sites may be required.
Previous experience of dealing directly with clients