Graphic Designer in Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK

Employer: Paddy Power

Location: Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK

Hours:

Salary: Salary negotiable

Timeform are looking to expand their Design team. You will work alongside the Design & Publishing manager as part of a small, delivery-focused team.

You will be involved in developing existing assets and creating new ones, delivering a variety of design projects for online and print channels including web graphics, design layouts for our online properties (including desktop web sites and mobile apps), customer literature and mailings, corporate publications, and social media campaigns.

You'll be responsible for taking ideas through from concepts to final delivery, whether that's working with our commercial and IT teams to enhance online customer experience or handing over artwork to print production and our external printing partners.

Your work will help develop Timeform’s brand and visual identity, applying professional and consistent design excellence in all your work. You will promote and protect the Timeform brand identities, ensuring consistency and conformity across all platforms.

You will bring a passion for design and technical skills, along with the versatility and willing attitude necessary to handle a diverse workload. An eye for detail is essential and you will be adept at managing your time to meet deadlines.

Other required experience, skills and qualifications

  • Demonstrable experience of the latest Adobe Creative Suite applications, especially Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to liaise and collaborate with internal and external parties.

  • A formal qualification (or equivalent vocational qualification) in a design-related discipline.

  • A strong commercial awareness.

This is an office-based role, with a 36.25 hours Monday to Friday working week. With horse racing being a seven-days-a-week sport you will occasionally be required to work Sundays and Bank Holidays for which time off in lieu will be given.

Strong applicants will be invited for a meeting to share their portfolio and discuss the role in more detail. Short-listed candidates will have a second interview which will include a practical skills test.

In February 2016, Paddy Power and Betfair merged to form one of the largest online betting operators in the world: Paddy Power Betfair plc. The merger propelled the enlarged group into the FTSE 50.

The Paddy Power brand boasts an international multi-channel betting and gaming group. The Paddy Power brand is widely seen as one of the most distinctive consumer brands in Europe. The Betfair brand is famous for Innovation. Betfair pioneered the betting exchange in 2000 – a product which altered the landscape of the sports betting industry.

Today, Paddy Power Betfair is a force to be reckoned with. We have a market-leading presence in the UK, Ireland, Australia and the USA, as well as a range of B2C and B2B operations across Europe.

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