Graphic designer/technical illustrator

  • Location

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £28.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Chris Ward

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Graphic designer / technical illustrator - Creative Services Associate

What are we looking for? We are looking for someone with a graphic design/technical illustration background who can operate in a fast paced environment, producing a wide range of material to challenging timescales.

As a member of the Creative Services team you will work closely with people from across the Air business, generating creative solutions to briefs, offering design and brand advice and collaborating to deliver innovative solutions.

You will work in all of the following key areas:  Supporting bid proposal activities - graphic design and illustration  Producing marketing material for our products, services and capabilities - digital and print  Supporting event and exhibitions - stand artwork and supporting collateral  Supporting the Communications team - infographics and other supporting collateral for media/PR activities and employee communications

You will need to generate exciting ideas and use strong design and visualisation skills using the full range of Adobe software.

A detailed knowledge and understanding of current and emerging software and skills is required, together with the ability to apply these to develop innovative creative solutions. Flexibility, versatility and a positive approach are also required to thrive in what is a fast-paced environment.

Overall we are looking for people who have skills covering graphic design, illustration, some 3D experience and an interest in developing motion graphics and video editing - you will support a wide range of projects that will help develop your own skills and contribute to building the team's overall capability.

Experience & skills Excellent knowledge of Adobe software - Graphic design (In-design / Photoshop / Illustrator)

Knowledge or interest in - 3D modelling / animation (Cinema 4D) - Motion design (After Effects)

Highly creative and strong design skills

A team player - who can also operate independently

Ability to work at pace whilst maintaining quality and attention to detail

Flexible with the ability to manage changing priorities

Proactive attitude towards creative problem solving and strong attention to detail

Passionate about current and emerging trends in design with a passion to learn and develop