Grandad Digital are Digital Specialists driven by User Experience, powered by Insight. We deliver business growth by designing experiences and partnering with clients to deliver their goals.
Due to our recent growth, we are seeking a Senior Designer to join our Brighton Studio. You will be at the very heart of our business.
Working directly within our creative team, you will be the linchpin of the team taking and shaping the direction of our Creative Director and turning it into a reality.
You will be capable of tackling creative briefs and translating these to solutions that work for both our client’s users and their commercial needs.
This role is very much at the core of our project process, you will be tasked with creating beautiful user-focused designs, with often challenging timescales and client brands.
You will need to be an outstanding communicator, with fantastic situational awareness, have the drive and determination to ensure things are delivered on time, and to the level of quality our clients expect.
This position truly requires someone with acute attention to detail, alongside the ambition to grow and develop within the role.
You must be an individual who is able to hit the ground running quickly, being someone who has a clearly refined portfolio in the digital space.
We see this role as the perfect opportunity for someone who has ambitions to step into a leadership role within our studio, becoming a lead creative and shaping and developing others plus leading creative ideas and processes.
We are also looking for other roles in our creative team, so if this isn’t quite right for you see our other roles.
To work on creative projects from concept through to final execution
Taking ownership of the design quality and consistency across your projects
Work with different brands in our client portfolio, which ranges from global, industry-leading brands to small start-ups
Create user-centric beautiful designs and ensure they are followed through execution
You’re happy applying your design solutions consistently
Present concepts to colleagues (and, in time, clients). Take direction to evolve to the next stage
Be an ambassador for emerging tech and techniques, sharing examples of best practice design with the team
Support the whole team, developers, designers & project managers – all working towards the same goal as yourself
4+ years agency experience
Fundamental design principles experience i.e Design aesthetic
A clear understanding of UX principles
Confident within the Adobe Suite, Photoshop, InDesign etc
Experience with Design & Prototyping tools such as Figma
Solid understanding of the fundamentals of modern front end web development
Strong sense of pride within craftsmanship and an eye for Typography
Ability to have confidence in your creative and present to the internal team
- We operate a fully flexible work from home policy giving you the freedom to work where you choose
- Closed over Christmas (no impact on your holiday allowance)
- Long service rewards additional annual leave!