Senior Graphic Designer

Full-time
Location

London

Salary

£35,039.00 - £39,250.00

Date Added

09/09/2022

Closing Date

02/10/2022

About the company

 The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art, design, and performance. It is home to over 5,000 years of human creativity, with world-class displays, exhibitions, and events, and welcomes around 4 million visitors every year. 

Job Description

 The V&A’s Design studio champions the very highest quality design, ensuring the museum maintains excellence. The team is dynamic, collaborative, and hands-on, working with curators, colleagues and collaborators to create an outstanding experience for local and international audiences. With projects large and small, it is a fast-paced studio, working iteratively to conceive and develop design solutions for everything from major exhibitions and integrated marketing campaigns to temporary collection displays and children’s activity packs. 

In this role you will have the chance to conceive and create a wide range of design projects across the entire museum from major exhibitions and integrated marketing campaigns to temporary collection displays and children’s activity packs

For a full responsibilities please download a job pack

Skills Required

  • Experience working in a design studio or creative agency
  • Exceptional conceptual thinking, curiosity, and an abundance of design ideas.
  • A demonstrable ability to take design concepts through to excellent final execution, including experience working with client feedback and production practicalities to translate ideas from concept to reality -– ideally with exhibition and/or campaign design experience.
  • Excellent client and communication skills – from presentation and communication to negotiation and influencing skills. The ability to clearly articulate design concepts and strategyboth visually and verbally to clients.
  • Experience creating great proposals for projects, including mock-ups, pitch and presentation material.
  • Experience leading small project teams, guiding and steering the work of junior designers and other team members to meet project briefs, schedules and to exceed client expectation.
  • Excellent Adobe CC skills (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign are essential, After Effects/Premiere a bonus).
  • The ability to work with both speed and accuracy across multiple simultaneous projects under strict deadlines

Benefits

The V&A offers a range of employee benefits including 28 days annual leave, pension, an interest free season ticket or bicycle loan is available after three months. Free entrance to all the major museums and exhibitions in London as well as many others. Subsidised staff restaurant and discounts in V&A shops.

How to Apply

Please apply via the link below

Closing date for applications is midnight Sunday 2 October 2022.

Interviews will be held on the week of 10 October 2022.