Graphic Designer

Posted: 13th May 2019

Glasgow, United Kingdom

At Twig Education we’re passionate about our products and the future of science education. 

We care about what we do and how we do it. Since launching in 2011, our resources are now used by over 150,000 teachers, in over 60 countries and in 19 different languages. Our award-winning videos, digital resources and lesson materials are created in our head offices in Glasgow, near Kelvingrove Park, by a team of around 80 filmmakers, designers, developers, writers, teachers, academics and parents.

We are looking for a Graphic Designer (immediate start) who will be responsible for:
  • Designing high-quality visuals and text-based content to brand guidelines
  • Working with translated versions of design files to ensure they are at the appropriate standard for print and digital
  • Ensuring designed assets meet accessibility legislation
  •  Managing InDesign styles and masters
  •  Sourcing and resizing images
  • Knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop
Essential:
  • Have a background in creative design
  • Working with translated versions of design files to ensure they are at the appropriate standard for print and digital
  • Ensuring designed assets meet accessibility legislation
  •  Excellent communication and team-working skills
  •  Ability to work to a tight production schedule
Desirable:
  • Proofreading experience
  • Working with translated versions of design files to ensure they are at the appropriate standard for print and digital
What is it like to work at Twig?
As a company we strive to maintain an open, fair, relaxed and flexible culture where hard work is recognised and rewarded. Plus our Glasgow office is dog-friendly!
Some other benefits of working at Twig include:
  • Salaries are in line with market rates and commensurate with skills and experience
  • Free refreshments including breakfast, hot drinks and snacks
  • We offer flexibility around working arrangements
  • Cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers, pension contributions and other benefits
Think you might be right for this role? We'd love to hear from you!

This position is based in Glasgow and is fixed term until 31st December 2019. 

Salary: £23,000 pro rata.

To apply for this role, please complete the Online Application Form, attaching a CV along with a covering letter demonstrating the extent to which your skills, abilities and experience meet the requirements of this role.

Applications close on Monday 27th May 2019 at 5pm.

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