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Print and Digital Designer: Maternity Cover Vacancy

Brand consultancy and creative marketing agency, Makermet are looking for a talented branding, print and digital designer to join our team of five, full-time for 39-weeks maternity cover.

If you’re a designer in Nottingham or surrounding areas, with some experience and a great portfolio of work under your belt, but looking for a new challenge with a flexible, forward-thinking agency, Makermet would like to hear from you.

As one of three designers, you will work with the team and creative director on projects across a broad range of clients. We have a particular focus developing clients switched-on to eco-living, sustainability, the circular economy and purpose-before-profit thinking, not least through our partner pebblemag.com - but also across sectors including education, the public sector, healthcare and lifestyle, hospitality and e-commerce.

As a designer at Makermet you will have creative freedom to interpret client briefs and develop your own responses for brand identity development, print design, user experience design, animation and more, depending on your particular skill set, experience and interests.

The fixed-term, full-time position is available from 20th September 2021, or shortly thereafter, until 30th June 2022.

The post may be retained upon the return of our designer from maternity leave, subject to the needs of the business and achieving our aims for growth.


Agency experience as a print and digital designer
Portfolio of excellent quality design projects
Clear design thinker and excellent executer
Up-to-date knowledge of design process, trends and best practice
In depth experience with Adobe Creative Suite
Ideally, experience with Figma
Collaborative; strong communication skills to work with internal and external stakeholders
Good time-management skills - we deliver on time

What’s On Offer

Salary dependent on skills and experience, right salary for the right person
A flexible working policy, with a mixture of remote-working and working on site in our Lace Market studio
20 days annual leave as standard (plus bank holidays and two-week shut down at Christmas)
Pension contributions

To apply, download the job description via the link below, then email studio@makermet.com with a brief introduction, CV and portfolio (PDF attachments or links to personal website / behance etc all accepted).

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 15 September at 10am

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A creative agency specialising in brand consultancy, business strategy and digital marketing for ethical and sustainable businesses, charities and community projects all over the UK.


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