Junior Artworker - 6 months FTC
Watford, Hertfordshire, GB
5d ago

We are thrilled to announce we are recruiting a Junior Artworker to join our Studio Team in our Head Office in Watford for a period of 6 months.

This role will focus on working with the Studio team and the Studio manager to assist in the day to day delivery of all Marketing materials for Wickes.

Key Accountabilities :

Assist the team in the artworking of printed POS, brochures, website and email assets. Ensuring consistency and accuracy across all assets that are created

Adapt existing templates, preparing, proofing and checking print ready artwork, ensuring it meets the brand guidelines and drives the Wickes brand forward

A good understanding of digital and print requirements and their role in ensuring that final print ready artwork files are delivered on time, and ready to go

An ability to work on a number of projects at any time, prioritise and deliver right first time’ output

Working with Studio Co-Ordinator and brief owners to ensure feedback amends are met and received on time.

Organisation of personal workflow ensuring all assets are executed within timeline and scheduled while actively responding to fluctuating business workloads, raising workload concerns where needed.

Maintenance of file management to allow effective file location, back-up, archive and transfer

What are we looking for :

Graduate calibre

2+ Years in Junior Artworker role in a busy creative department

Print experience - understanding and knowledge of preparing artwork for print, along with the different printing processes

Good understanding of Adobe Creative Cloud and the programmes within it

Good working knowledge of InDesign, illustrator and photoshop

Skilled at creation of new artwork and assets and building them out to print ready artwork

Working and understanding with Brand Guidelines

Agency experience due to the fast paced nature of our Studio and number of briefs received

Experience of delivering retail focused creative

Print and digital experience

Excellent attention to detail able to deliver right first time’ output

Organised, able to manage time efficiently

Able to work at pace to turn briefs around

Able to get to the root of feedback to quickly understand what needs to subsequently be done

Have a creative eye - able to understand how to build impactful creative

What can we offer you :

Wickes’ culture is second to none; it's a collaborative, down to earth, fun and exclusive environment where people feel part of a winning team.

All our colleagues come from different backgrounds, but what we all have in common is a determination to succeed and a passion for being the best we can be.

If that sounds like you, we will make you feel right at home.

Please note : All offers of employment are subject to DBS / background checks.

Please contact us if you require any adjustments within the application process, wickesrecruit wickes.co.ukIf you require any reasonable adjustments at the interview stage you will have an opportunity to inform us when we invite you to interview.

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