Junior Graphic Designer

Bedford town
£17,000 - £19,500

Are you looking for a role where your colleagues are bright and engaged, the work is rewarding, and there is ample opportunity for career progression?

At Receptional we love working with challenger brands that are changing the world. We have grown rapidly, especially over the past 18 months. Because of this, we are now looking for a Junior Graphic Designer, who is looking for an opportunity to further develop their talents.

The position

Receptional is an award-winning digital marketing agency, working with some of the UK’s best-known brands. You’ll be working across the SEO, Paid Search/Social and PR departments to assist with the visual marketing of our broad range of clients.

Like all agencies, we work in fast-paced environment so we’re looking for someone who can manage their time and workload effectively as well as sticking to tight deadlines. The ideal candidate will have a thirst to learn about everything involved with digital marketing.

You'll be someone who can bring flair to our Creative team, working alongside our Creative Director and Designer.

Your primary responsibilities will be:

  • Putting together internal and external digital marketing collateral like infographics, blog images and headers, eBooks, presentations, and many other visual elements
  • Helping the team to generate exciting online marketing campaign ideas.

About you

Required experience and skills

  • Have an eye for creativity and the application of graphic design from concept to the finished piece
  • Have a strong understanding of typography, colour theory, layout, and composition
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign
  • Ability to clearly articulate ideas and assist the team in the best way to visually portray concepts and campaigns
  • Be adept at working across teams for a range of clients
  • Good time management skills
  • Effective management of workload
  • Creative flair
  • Enthusiasm to learn about digital marketing

Ideal, but not essential experience

  • Illustration
  • Video/animation
  • Photography

What’s on offer?

Receptional is a 40-person agency. We believe in ‘Better People, Better Lives’. We want work to be rewarding, challenging and fun. We value diversity and want to recruit people who can add to our culture.

We are based in the centre of Bedford, a diverse and friendly town with excellent transport links to London and the north.

Our office is modern and open plan, with lots of light and outside space. A great place to collaborate.

We follow the same hybrid model as Google: a minimum of 3 days in the office each week.

Some of benefits include:

  • A friendly atmosphere. Bright people. A supportive team.
  • Extensive training. A weekly lunch ‘n’ learn.
  • A great opportunity to progress your career
  • As much fruit and snacks as you can eat. With free lunch every Friday
  • A fantastic, spacious office
  • A dedicated beer fridge & ping pong table
  • Annual healthcheck and flu jab
  • It’s not all work – monthly games night and regular days out (we’ve recently been karting, shooting & canoeing)
  • 22 days holiday (+1 for each years’ service, to a maximum of 5).
  • An extra day off on your birthday.

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    What to expect when you become a Receptionaut...

    Work Flexibility

    Whether it’s in our open space office or at home, we want the best working environment for all Receptionauts

    Team outings

    All work and no play makes for a stale team, we let loose on activities outside the office to grow and learn as a team

    Lunch treats

    Lunch is on us on Fridays to see off a week of hard work, as well as free pizza on every first Monday of the month

    Role progression

    Always encouraging growth, we offer weekly training sessions and monitor all progress as a team and individually

    Pension scheme

    Receptional will safeguard your future financial plans with our fantastic pension plans

    Fresh fruit

    To assist you towards a healthy lifestyle, a wide range of fruits are available for your consumption

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