Design Officer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1367021

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity Design Officer based in Belfast

Job title: Design Officer

# of posts:1

Location: Belfast

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £23,398 – £27,668

The company

Belfast Met is the largest and longest established further and higher education college in Northern Ireland. We offer a broad range of innovative, high quality, economically relevant provision.

Our modern, award-winning estate spans the length and breadth of the city of Belfast and comprises four main campuses – Titanic Quarter, Millfield, Springvale and Castlereagh – as well as a range of smaller outreach centres, including the new community hub at Girdwood.

We attract over 37,000 enrolments per year and continually adapt and develop our curriculum to keep pace with shifting economic and skills demands. In addition to equipping the city of Belfast and beyond with the skills for work, we are also a £60 million business in our own right. We provide employment to over 1,000 people and procure around £7 million of goods and services per year.


The College’s goal is to be an excellent organisation and a great place to work for all its people.

  • a generous holiday allowance to staff. Leave entitlement will depend on your grade and length of service (further information available in the Candidate Brief document). 
  • New staff are automatically enrolled into the Northern Ireland Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS).
  • Benenden Healthcare scheme is open to all staff who pay the same flat rate per week. The services include a UK-based GP advice line, stress counselling helpline, independent care advice service, and discounts on health screening.
  • Other benefits include: Occupational Maternity/Paternity/Adoption Leave/Pay Carer Leave; flexible working; Training and Development and Cycle to work Scheme


Belfast Met are seeking to appoint a Design Officer on a full time basis.

The   postholder   will   be   responsible   for   contributing and supporting the work of the College Design Studio. In particular, the postholder will provide design support for:

  • Print Services
  • Web and Digital Services.

What you need:

Qualifications / Experience

  • Hold a Level 5 qualification (or equivalent) in graphic design
  • Minimum of 2 years’ recent experience in a design role
  • Demonstrable experience of using graphic design packages such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Demonstrable experience of delivering high quality print and digital designs from conception to completion
  • Demonstrable experience of working on multiple projects for a range of internal and external customers
  • Experience in the use of Content Management Systems

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing date: 12 noon on Wednesday 17th October 2018