Creative Graphic Designer (Events)

Andy File Associates Limited are working on behalf of their client as a Recruitment Agency with regards this permanent vacancy.

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Graphic Designer to join a highly innovative team, a full service agency offering audience engagement, creative and production strategies.

The role
• Deliver effective and appropriate ideas generation and creative brainstorming on projects
• Consistently produce high quality visual interpretation and execution of new and existing event creatives
• Concept generation and development of new event themes and identities
• Articulation of strategic and tactical deliverables against project objectives to ensure appropriateness creative delivery
• Undertake the creative design and development of subsequent print, digital and live experiential assets to exceptionally high standards
• Create visually engaging stories and narratives, translating these into compelling creative presentations and business proposals
• Act as an ambassador of creative influence, supporting creative leaders with initiative across the business
• Prioritisation and time management, ensuring deadlines are met and projects are managed

Skills and Experience
• Qualified with a degree, or equivalent, in Graphic Design or a related subject
• Industry and event design experience working within a creative or event agency is required
• Highly creative concept development skills with the knowledge and ability to communicate ideas and their application clearly, across live, print and digital channels
• A proved ability to translate creative thinking into intelligent and appropriate design that exceeds client objectives.
• An understanding/experience of developing innovative attendee engagement tactics
• Highly adept in the holy-trinity of design software packages, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and In-Design
• A good knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Dreamweaver, Muse and/or similar tools
• Highly versed in creative systems, processes and best practice for the technical development of both print and digital outputs
• An excellent communicator with the ability to develop engaging narratives and compelling visual rationales that drive creative proposals

Kelly Blunt Job Enquiry Form

  • This field is prefilled with our unique job reference
  • Accepted file types: word, pdf, docx.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Senior Graphics Designer (Exhibitions/Events)

Andy File Associates Limited are working on behalf of their client as a Recruitment Agency with regards this permanent vacancy.

Our client is an Experiential Marketing and Brand Experience Agency

This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly innovative agency, where design is key to their integrated marketing strategy.

The role:

Turning a brief into reality from large scale graphics to brochure or leaflet work, presenting concepts and ideas to clients.

Creating and developing graphic concepts to print ready artwork.

Good scope of modern techniques including multimedia would certainly be advantageous.

Representation at exhibitions

You will be working on anything from product launches, large scale conferences, events and exhibitions

Working with demanding clients with tight budgets, which requires the designer to have some reasonable knowledge of the different processes and methods within the print industry.

The candidate:

Previous agency experience preferred

You will have a reasonable knowledge of how print files are set up for production, checking resolution and file sizes of images

Be use to working in a fast paced environment/ working to tight deadlines

Good working knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, illustrator, creative suite adobe 6

If you are passionate about the creative industry and looking to work in a dynamic studio contact Kelly to discuss in more detail.

Kelly Blunt Job Enquiry Form

  • This field is prefilled with our unique job reference
  • Accepted file types: word, pdf, docx.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Senior Creative (Exhibitions/Events)

Andy File Associates Limited are working on behalf of their client as a Recruitment Agency with regards this permanent vacancy.

Our client is looking for creative minds to deliver exciting projects in the events / exhibitions industry.

• You will be a creative thinker on all levels which would include strategy positioning, hitting goals and aims of the client brief, ideas around marketing , having some input of the physical design and the use of colour and shape
• Keen eye for well-designed spaces and stylisation.
• Draw/sketch or communicate ideas to a high level in order to present these both internally to management and to the team and sometimes at initial client meetings.
• Presentation skills in constructing “ a clear vision of ideas“ and being able to deliver concepts in front of clients.
• You will be a creator of those ideas, not only in your thinking, but be able to “create them” in answering a wide range of briefs from opening ceremonies on the world stage to a small portable exhibition stand, through to marketing campaigns, to high level government projects finding innovative ways in answering client briefs.
• Ideas should be relayed either in sketch format, ( or comparative software ) whilst containing sufficient information regarding materials suggestions, colour references or manufacturing processes for costing’s department.
• Have a good knowledge of manufacturing methods, work to tight budgets, in order to retain the creative concepts and ideas through to suppliers/contractors.
• Knowledgeable of what’s current in and around the design “trending” fields and be aware of the latest technologies in manufacturing and fabrication.
• Prepare presentation documents from a creative perspective or view, working alongside others to complete high standards of both digital and printed output to our clients.

Kelly Blunt Job Enquiry Form

  • This field is prefilled with our unique job reference
  • Accepted file types: word, pdf, docx.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Designer/Project Manager (Exhibitions/Events)

Andy File Associates Limited are working on behalf of their client as a Recruitment Agency with regards this permanent vacancy.

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Designer/Project Manager to join our International expanding client.

The successful candidate will be responsible for producing initial/concept layouts all the way through design refinement, to technical manufacturing drawings whilst keeping designs within budget.

You will support the Creative, Project Management and Sales teams to manage multiple projects and meet tight deadlines. You will need to liaise directly with clients to discuss amendments, additions to briefs and approvals along with presenting a final concept.

Demonstrable skills:
• Experience within Exhibitions/Events
• Vectorworks, Revit, Sketchup, Inventor
• Extensive understanding of fabrication methods and materials
• 3D knowledge is an advantage

Kelly Blunt Job Enquiry Form

  • This field is prefilled with our unique job reference
  • Accepted file types: word, pdf, docx.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Creative Designer (Exhibitions/Events)

Andy File Associates Limited are working on behalf of their client as a Recruitment Agency with regards this permanent vacancy.

Our client is looking for creative minds to deliver exciting projects in the events / exhibitions industry.

• The candidate must be able to conceptually deliver strong ideas, and is required to produce designs through sketches, cad, or other software programs.
• You must be able to convey an understanding of manufacturing techniques in order that the ideas you come up with can be made, within brief and to a budget.
• The design role will require a free thinking, creatively focused individual who is self-motivated in getting the job done.
• You will be responsible for realising your own concepts, through own work and have the support of a strong team on occasions.
• The creative designer should be able to converse with suppliers/installers and to our own internal project management teams in specifying finishes and be responsible in retaining design integrity.
• The candidate must have good presentation skills conveying their ideas both internally with the agency and when facing clients.
• Creative input across a breath of disciplines, including digital when creating designs or concepts for interiors, exhibitions, large events, product launches.
• This opportunity is for a true imaginer who welcomes the challenge and enjoys the getting it done.

Kelly Blunt Job Enquiry Form

  • This field is prefilled with our unique job reference
  • Accepted file types: word, pdf, docx.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

CAD Production Manager (Exhibitions/Events)

Andy File Associates Limited are working on behalf of their client as a Recruitment Agency with regards this permanent vacancy.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated individual to head up a Production CAD/CNC Joinery team.

The role
• Proactively manage the workload to ensure uninterrupted work flow of the production facility
• Preparation of working drawings, graphics layouts and stock item pick lists for the manufacturing process from supplied visuals, concepts, briefs, sketches and existing Vector Works files into large scale print outs using AutoCAD
• Prepare CAD models to ensure the highest sustainable yield when utilising the CNC machine and optimisation of production
• A highly proficient knowledge of AutoCAD
• Provide clear and accurate advice on methods of construction and have a working knowledge of exhibition joinery
• Manage the control and distribution of drawings internally and externally where applicable
• Work closely with Production, Graphics, Design and Project Management to ensure margin protection and offer technical support where necessary
• Organise past projects into an easy to use library for year on year recall
• Promote fresh and innovative thinking towards client solutions
• Regularly liaise with the Senior Production Team Leader and the workshop team
• Quality control on shopfloor – liaison with shopfloor workers, making sure they have all information required to standards set by our Manager, control drawings etc, making sure the workshop staff understands each detail and crosschecking that production is correct and in accordance with information provided
• Management and development of the CNC / CAD team to ensure output matches the growth of the department