Location: Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Hours: Full Time 9am to 5.30pm
Salary: Competitive – dependent on experience
We have a great position available within our design department here at Stateside Skates. We are looking for someone with innovative design skills to become part of our fun, energetic and creative team.
Whether you are a recent university graduate or have been working in a design environment for a while, if you have an interest in action sports and enjoy working with current trends, then you will fit right in.
• Competent Adobe Creative Suite skills are essential to this role.
• The ideal candidate needs to be flexible with their creativity and mindset as we have a broad variety of brands, each with individual styles and design requirements.
• It’s important to have interest in graphics, colours and designs across a variety of products, styles and market sectors.
• Free hand drawing skills would be great for this role, ideally being able to adapt between different drawing styles; cartoon, line art, shading, sketch etc.
• Photoshop skills, including photo manipulation, colour retouching, cut-outs, textures, filters, effects and layers.
• Illustrator skills: pen tool, masks, layout skills, transferring drawn images to vector and box net layouts.
• Layout skills for catalogues, ads and banners (‘InDesign’ or other).
• Experience with drawing tablets is a bonus – skills and understanding of brush tool in AI and PSD.
• Dreamweaver, WordPress or other website software skills would be useful to the role, but not essential.
• Solidworks or CAD skills/knowledge would also be a bonus, but not crucial to the role.
If you feel you have the necessary skills to apply for this position and would like to be part of this fast paced and exciting industry, please email your application letter, CV and examples of previous work you feel is relevant to you application to firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you have some artwork you would like to submit?
We are always keen to get involved with great artists outside of the company.
If you have some designs you would like us to look at then please email the files, along with your full name and contact information to email@example.com