Senior Digital Designer
- Location: Dublin, Ireland
- Type Of Employment: Full-time
- Industry: Staffing And Recruiting
- Function: Art/Creative
- Experience: Mid-Senior Level
About Social Talent
We're Social Talent, the Career Development Platform that enables companies to scale bestpractice and guides people how to “work smarter, live happier”. We train recruitment, HR andsales teams on the effective use of technology to attract, source and engage job seekers,prospects and customers.
So, we believe your dream project has just arrived. We’re embarking on a pretty massive brandtransformation, as we’re branching into further verticals we realise we need to adapt our entirebrand presence to captivate both new customers and existing brand ambassadors alike.This means that you will *own* this transformation, from entire website re-design, productdesign, all visual elements and be the one who drags our brand kicking and screaming into anew dawn.
Sound exciting? Great. Read on!
From humble beginnings, we’ve grown in size and doubled in revenue year on year - and we’reonly getting started. With a team of 61 people, we’re constantly striving to outdo ourselves and2017 is no different. It’s an exciting time at Social Talent, we all act like owners, we all have thescope to impact real change and drive the future of the company - come join us!
You’ve handled projects end to end and have extensive experience throughout the wholedesign and implementation process. From initial scoping through to development, language,market, re-positioning, iconography, imagery and brand analysis to developing and designing anentire website and offline collateral, there's a lot to be done.
You will have worked with front and backend developers to deliver a final completed launch,hopefully on multiple occasions. The work is fast-paced and constantly evolving and will allowyou to push yourself as a creative, whilst having the chance to build a new brand from theground up and have your work seen by a global audience.
You will have a deep dedication and enthusiasm for design and user experience. You'reconfident in delivering interactive and digital designs for various audiences and industries withintight deadlines. This includes the analysis of current solutions, developing new ideas andconcepts, creating wireframes and implementing designs.
The real areas to focus are: brand research, user journey mapping, personas, website designand storyboards/ prototypes; presenting findings to partners and then working through ticketsystems (example Jira) to ensure designs are correctly implemented and tested on websitefrontend.
Extensive experience with generating wireframes, static and dynamic prototypes, and othermock-up methods. You’ve worked consistently over your last few projects in responsive designand designing to accessibility standards.
Your passion will be in graphic design, visuals and UI - anything you can represent visually, youdo it. You’re probably also really interested in video content of late, but haven’t necessarily hadthe ability to create much yet. Here, we have a full in-house video team, so the world’s youroyster to progress into this medium.
Skills:● Strong knowledge of Adobe suite software, specifically ID and PS.● HTML5 and CSS3
Personal traits:● You’re an effective communicator with a flair for presenting ideas and communicate toproject partners convincingly. Your pitch is well-honed at this stage!● You’re a great teammate, including a strong and highly organised work ethic - working totight and varying deadlines doesn’t phase you, in fact you love the challenge.● You relish the thought of getting into it with other aspects of design - you might be itchingto utilise marketing data in infographic form!
What’s in it for you?
There is a competitive salary on offer for the right person!
Our benefits include health and travel insurance, a company MacBook and iPhone, unlimited holidays, lunch on Mondays, yoga and wellness initiatives throughout the year.
We’re big on professional development and we’ve got a strong coaching culture in Social Talent. We’ll both support and mentor you in your career progression and expect you to help us develop our team as they grow. From a selfish point of view - in your role you'll have the opportunity to develop design assets, branding and UX in a growing digital design team. We believe in teamwork, collaboration and knowledge sharing as our fundamental ways of working around here.
You will be based in Dublin city centre and you will also have international exposure as we operate in more than 90 countries.
The start date:
How to apply:
We really want to hear from you, even if it’s just to ask some questions about this job or have a chat. Call SarahJane our Head of People and Culture on +353 877686010. Or alternatively click that nice big button to apply with your CV and links to your Behance page or portfolio (including UX, UI and responsive work).