Recruitment

Graphic Designer

We are looking for an experienced graphic designer to assist our busy in-house production department. This is a permanent position, initially based at our office in Wallingford, Oxfordshire.

You will join our dedicated team in a varied and challenging role which will include:

Designing and processing T-shirt artwork
Comprehensive understanding of silkscreen printing and T-shirt designing
Designing and artworking CD and vinyl layouts
Promotional materials including brochures, flyers, posters etc.
Preparing artwork for print

Knowledge of pre-press/PDF workflows required. Also, the successful candidate will be fully proficient in the following software packages: Adobe Photoshop / Adobe InDesign / Adobe Illustrator / Adobe Acrobat. A strong portfolio of recent work is essential.

Social Media & Web Assistant

We are looking for a social media and web assistant to assist our online team in managing the companies social media channels, including Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and other relevant platforms. This role would also include maintaining company sites by making sure all product information, product graphics, banners etc. are all kept up to date.

In this role you will assist in creating and distributing dynamic written or graphic content that promotes audience interaction, increases audience presence on company sites, and encourages audience participation.

You will work closely with the social media team and other departments to coordinate campaigns with social media strategy. This will include:

Using timelines and scheduled content to create a consistent stream of new content
Managing social media communications to build good customer relationships
Writing and distributing e-newsletters to subscribers
Reaching out to brands and influencers to increase and promote brand awareness.

For this job role a familiar understanding of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter is required as well as content writing and excellent customer service and communication skills.

Preferred but not essential skills include prior experience in marketing or social media, SEO and PPC, graphic design and a familiarity with Adobe Photoshop and other Adobe software.

To apply for either/both roles, please send CVs with URLs/digital examples of work to: r.newson@plastichead.com