Graphic Designer

Location UK / Derry

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1372833

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Graphic Designer based in Kilrea

McIntyre’s Tools & Equipment

Graphic Designer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Graphic Designer to join the company’s Marketing Department. This growing family business requires a creative, driven and innovative designer, ready to take on a new role within the tool and equipment industry.

The Role:

Working primarily on the growth and development of the McIntyres group of companies, including E.McIntyre & Sons Ltd, Jefferson Professional Tools and Equipment, MacGen Power Generation Ltd and Frenstar Ltd, the role will include but is not limited to the creation of sales materials, brand packaging, catalogues, brochures, e-zines, social media posts, web related content as well as all other POS and promotional materials. The successful candidate will be involved in the ongoing creation and development of designs and concepts for use both online and in print to be used as part of the company branding, advertising and development.

The role is a permanent, full time role, based in the companies Head Office in Kilrea, Co Derry.

Essential Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years experience within a design role
  • Ability to work confidently using the following packages: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Microsoft Office
  • Experience developing catalogues, brand packaging, brochures, POS, advertising and a variety of other marketing materials
  • Experience in website maintenance, creation of Ezines, social media and other online media, with a good working knowledge of CSS, HTML and other relevant packages
  • Strong problem solving, analytical skills and design ability
  • Demonstrate exceptional levels of creativity, motivation and innovation – a portfolio of work is preferable prior to interview
  • Fantastic organisation skills with the ability to prioritise workloads in a fast paced work environment and meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and strong attention to detail

Desired Experience:

  • Previous experience working with the tool and equipment industry
  • Previous experience designing for print media and packaging
  • Proven track record of building and developing concepts for brands and websites with a sales related vision 
  • Salary is negotiable depending upon experience.

To apply, submit an up to date CV and cover letter by clicking on the APPLY NOW button below 

Closing Date: Friday 30th November @ 5.30pm