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Job Vacancy: Gul looking for a Graphic Designer

by Mike Pickering, Gul Watersports 17 Jan 16:37 GMT 17 January 2018
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Gul Watersports is currently looking for a Graphic & Digital Designer to join a fast paced and innovative team based in Indian Queens, Cornwall.

Gul has a history of 50 years of enduring performance and growth. Part of what makes Gul so unique is our commitment to making products that not only provide performance, but also offer exceptional customer value. The same attention that is placed on our technical products and apparel is also reflected in our staff. Gul thrives because of the passion and dedication of the people behind the brand. We rely on our staff to match our enthusiasm for the business and to help drive consumers to enjoy water sports, for longer and more frequently. We seek team members who are always on the move, who push themselves forward and are motivated to move Gul forward.

Ask yourself: Are you ready to walk on water?

Key Responsibilities:

  • Creating, developing and designing concepts/final designs for both product, digital and print-based projects, including MailChimp email campaigns, digital banners, front-end web design and design for products print, across a range of channels
  • Updating the Company website using Magento platform
  • Updating and maintaining the company social media accounts
  • Effectively managing design workloads within agreed timescales.
  • Producing design collateral within brand guidelines.
  • Working proactively under your own initiative and as part of the design team.
  • Essential skills include first-class Mac experience, particularly with Adobe Creative Suite; (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign).
  • Experience working with an in-house development team, implementing new designs, features, functionality and potential experiments to improve websites interaction.
  • Develop GUL creative using emerging trends, technologies and innovations.
  • Excellent organisational skills and multi-tasking with incredible attention to detail.
  • Up-to-date with the latest developments and best practices in responsive graphic design.
  • Passion and commitment for Gul Watersports and our corporate values.
  • Instinctive brand guardian, deep understanding and empathy for brands and their longevity.
  • Ideally degree educated in a design related course.
  • 2 years experience in a similar role.
This is a super opportunity for a graphic designer who has an interest in the Surf and Sail sector. If this sounds interesting please send across your C.V and portfolio examples ASAP. We would love to hear from you.

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