ROLE: Senior Integrated Designer
LOCATION: Uxbridge, UB8
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT THE ROLE:
AYS is looking to recruit a Senior Designer to work in our onsite creative team at Hertz in Uxbridge.
This is a great opportunity working within a new team, creating impactful communications across Europe and developing design best practices for the brand.
As a Senior Designer you will expected to be able to deliver a vast range of different marketing material; from social assets, presentations, or out of home assets, setting campaigns apart from those of competitors, whilst also leading and mentoring other designers in the team.
The fullest understanding of graphic design, typography and digital standards is as essential as the experience to execute projects of all sizes, and complete them with resourcefulness and dedication.
The ideal candidate will be someone with strong foundations in both print and digital, but with a desire to increase their involvement in digital projects, as this requirement grows. You’ll ideally be from an agency background with around 6 years experience. The role is fast paced and responsive working across multiple different projects and clients within the Hertz organisation.
Our team will support Hertz’ 6 corporate markets (France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Benelux, UK) across EMEA, as well as work with the central partnerships, digital, CRM and brand teams. This team will serve as Hertz’ bespoke agency, working at the heart of their business.
Our team will work across the following;
strategy – social & content
UX & experience design
Creative, copywriting & design
editorial & publishing, distribution.
content production & post
data & analytics
online content management
paid & optimisation
WHAT YOU WILL YOU BE DOING:
Drive projects from start to finish – working collaboratively across teams on ideation, creation and implementation. This creative responsibility will ensure solutions are realised and delivered to the highest-quality of creative standards.
Produce creative design work with a clear rationale to accompany the work
Take responsibility for the full design lifecycle from ideation and concept to execution and final delivery.
Be a brand guardian for Hertz
Creating, from scratch, print artworks, GIF’s, MEMEs, Social Media assets, and different event and campaign collateral
Using existing assets and stock imagery to come up with relevant and up to date content
Keeping up to date with current design trends
Understand what makes GREAT content e.g best practices for making social assets and mobile first.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED TO BE GREAT IN THIS ROLE:
Strong working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite. Requirement is for competency in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and After Effects
Passionate about design & social media and understand the latest innovations in digital & social design.
Love working in a fast-paced adaptable environment
Able to work both independently, and collaboratively within a team
Able to brief designers in the team, offering constructive feedback allowing them to push the quality of the work.
Strong communication skills – able to express themselves clearly and with clients
Ability to adhere to internal processes, including following brand guidelines
Strong working knowledge of both digital and print marketing materials
Good eye for detail
Desire to learn and offer new skills (particularly digital) and do this without being prompted
Ability to accurately prepare files for both print and web, and run the relevant pre-production checks
Previous work in the automotive industry advantageous.
We are looking for people who want to work closer with clients and brands, who are entrepreneurial and relish the opportunity to be a part of something new and dynamic.
Not essential but definitely an advantage:
Experience in automotive, transportation and/or travel brands
Languages spoken (Italian, Spanish, French, German, Dutch)
A LITTLE BIT ABOUT US:
Adjust Your Set is an award-winning strategic and creative agency, with a team united by a shared passion for culture and content. Through our editorial mindset we connect brands to their audiences, in ways that drive opportunity and change. We deliver this across three simple steps: think, make, optimise.
We work with progressive global brands to build bespoke teams that help to transform their communications and develop powerful content and experiences. These teams live and work right at the very heart of our clients’ organisations; bringing expertise, agility and pace to work side by side with client teams. This business model creates a truly entrepreneurial, fast paced, challenging and rewarding environment to work in.
We are currently building a team for one of our largest clients, Hertz; a global leader in the automotive and transportation space. The Hertz Corporation has an exciting portfolio of car rental brands – including Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly – as well as the fleet management company Donlen. Hertz are one of the largest worldwide airport vehicle rental companies and the Hertz brand is one of the most recognized in the world, with over 9000 corporate and franchise locations throughout approximately 140 countries. Hertz’ International Head Quarters is in Uxbridge and employs approximately 350 people with over 23 different nationalities. We are working with Hertz to build a mutli-disciplinary dedicated team, which will deliver an end to end strategic and content solution across the entire Hertz customer journey. Our team will support Hertz’ 6 corporate markets (France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Benelux, UK) across EMEA, as well as work with the central partnerships, digital, CRM and brand teams. This team will serve as Hertz’ bespoke agency, working at the heart of their business.\
OTHER INFO TO KNOW:
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