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Ref: 10538
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £40k - £45k
Location: London
Description
We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Production Artworker to join a prestigious Global Branding Agency based in Central London.

Purpose of Role
To proactively liaise with creative and management teams, plan and produce artwork/digital asets of the highest standard either individually, as a member of, or leading a project team (reporting to and supporting the Production Director).

Primary Job Responsibilities:
- To produce and take responsibility for the planning, resourcing, accuracy and delivery of all artwork collateral as required (either individually or part of a project team).
- To maintain the highest standards of artwork, quality control and professional practice.
- To adhere to production systems and quality control procedures on and offsite (and assist the Production Director in their management and review/improvement).
- To help maintain the efficient creation, filing, delivery and storage of digital and material production assets.

Other Job Responsibilities:
- To report to the Production Director with updates on all production projects and issues as required.
- To help train and expand the technical, craft and production skills of creative staff (and less experienced production team members) as required.
- To support the Production Director in overseeing and guiding colleagues, suppliers and clients in all aspects of the production process as required, including knowledge of materials, structure, production techniques, finishing and delivery, both practically and commercially. Including production specifications and cost/time/resource estimation.
- To represent and promote the production department and its capabilities both internally and externally to Clients, Suppliers and potential partners as required.
- To manage and liaise with clients and external suppliers during all stages of the production process as required.
- To offer possible solutions to problems that may arise during the production and creative process.
- To help plan and maintain production schedules to both normal and critical client deadlines individually or as a project team member or leader.

Experience and personnel attributes
Extensive commercial experience with leading agencies across multidisciplinary Production processes including Packaging, Brand Environments, Branding, Corporate and Interactive.

Extensive knowledge of current digital and manual production processes, systems and materials. Exceptional proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite of programs: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign.

Excellent proactive communication (written and verbal), project team leadership, problem solving, planning, quality control and professional practice skills. Good management skills when overseeing freelance and other more junior members of the team as well as senior management staff/clients.
Negotiation and positive situational management skills an advantage.

Please submit an up to date CV and Portfolio of relevant work (Max 10mb) to jason@creativerep.com quoting job reference 10538.
   
 

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Ref: 10535
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £30k - £37k DOE
Location: London
Description
Our client is a global, leading, award-winning Brand and Packaging Agency based in Central London. They work with some of the biggest FMCG and Luxury Brands out of their impressive Central London HQ. They are seeking a passionate Production Coordinator to join their Production Team.

You will be reporting to their Production Director to help manage all of their production requirements. Your main responsibilities will include planning, organising and managing your assigned projects from brief though to client delivery. This will include flagging any production challenges, ensuring the work is aligned with client expectations and budget, attending print runs and liaising/negotiating with suppliers.

You will have lots of opportunities to progress and develop your production career within this agency. Collaborating with highly talented creatives and working with some of the worlds best loved Brands.

Main Responsibilities:
• Reliable and conscientious
• Excellent print knowledge - ideally for Packaging
• Excellent at building relationships, both internal and external 
• Design or Repro Agency experience
• Meticulous attention to detail 
• Managing print projects from client brief through to delivery
• Ensuring projects are completed on time, on specification and on budget
• Briefing studio members
• Negotiating with suppliers
• Ensuring usage rights are adhered to
• Passionate with a can-do attitude
• Good communication skills
• Able to manage and prioritise projects
• Willing to learn
• Mac literate

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Ref: 10534
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £29k - £35k
Location: London
Description
Our client is a London based Brand and Packaging Agency. They are looking for a Middleweight Packaging Artworker to join them. Working as part of a small team of artworkers and alongside designers you will be working on a wide range of FMCG packaging projects. You will need to have an understanding of the usual Adobe software. This is an excellent opportunity for you to build on your current artworking skills.

Your role will involve working alongside and supporting their Production Manager and the Creative. You will be involved in turning creative solutions into accurately prepared and finished Artwork.

Main requirements for the role include:

- Ambitious and eager to progress
- Good understanding of Adobe software
- Experience working in a prepress or agency production dept (preferred)
- Working knowledge of prepress
- Good layout and typographical skills
- Meticulous attention to detail
- Experience with technical drawings (Illustrator)
- Team player
- Enthusiastic with a can-do attitude

Please submit a portfolio of relevant work (max 15mb) or website link to jason@creativerep.com
   
 

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Ref: 10533
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £30k - £37k DOE
Location: London
Description
We have a new role for a Studio Coordinator to join a prestigious Global Brand and Packaging Agency based in Central London.

In this role you will provide support to their Creative Services Manager across their entire portfolio of big brand clients. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Studio Coordinator / Studio Assistant to develop your career and work alongside talented Creatives in this Award Winning leading Global Brand and Packaging Agency.

Key requirements

- Design agency experience
- Well organised with acute attention to detail
- Excellent communications skills
- Able to build and maintain relationships within the business
- Provide workflow support and allocate resources
- Assist with forecasts and budgets
- Book freelance resource when required
- Ensure freelance timesheets are completed
- Collaborate with overseas studios
- Ambitious with eagerness to develop your career

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Ref: 10532
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £40k - £50k
Location: London
Description
We are searching for an experienced 3D Designer to join a major Branding Agency in central London.

You will work either independently or in conjunction with Executive and Creative Directors, whilst helping to mentor middle weight and junior designers.
 
On a project basis, you will be expected to lead projects from a conceptual level, evaluate design options, develop and push to find ‘big ideas’ based on design strategy and the creative brief.

You will have:
An ability to hand sketch
Strategic design thinking
Technical drawing skills (to design intent and construction level)
Knowledge of materials, furniture, lighting and fit-out / build process
Confidence in presenting both internally and to clients
An ability to lead a project from concept to completion / delivery

Software:
Vectorworks
Adobe CC (Photoshop / InDesign / After Effects / Illustrator)
Cinema 4D


Please submit an up to date CV to kevin@creativerep.com quoting job reference 10532
   
 

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Ref: 10531
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £40k - £50k DOE
Location: London
Description
We have a new position for a Packaging Artworker to join an independent award winning Agency in Central London.

You will work alongside their Production Director across their folio of clients in FMCG and Luxury. You will be involved in turning creative ideas into accurately prepared and finished Artwork. A thorough understanding of the various print for packaging methods and preparation of artwork files is essential.

This role would suit someone who is ambitious and has experience working Agency side ideally for an established Packaging Agency. 

Main requirements for the role include:

- Fluent in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
- Experience working on FMCG and ideally luxury and/or Cosmetics
- Good Retouching skills (composting)
- Experience working in a prepress or agency production dept
- Excellent print knowledge
- Preparation of artwork with cutter guides and special finishes
- Ability to work autonomously with little support
- Meticulous attention to detail
- Team player
- Excellent communication skills
- 3D software experience like C4D advantageous

Please submit an up to date CV and Portfolio of relevant work (Max 15mb) to jason@creativerep.com quoting job reference 10531
   
 

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Ref: 10530
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £30k - £34k
Location: London
Description
We have a new position for a Client Manager to join an award winning agency in London.

This role would suit someone at a Junior level who is looking for a step up to a middleweight position.

You will work alongside the Client Directors responsible for projects across all areas of our business. This will include defining and developing product & service propositions, as well as working with our brand team on a broad range of Branding, Packaging and Product Design. 

The Agency has lots of great opportunities for career development and will help you achieve these goals.

Main duties and responsibilities

• Have proven experience of supporting Client Directors to manage large, complex projects
• Demonstrate good client management skills, being organised, efficient and pro-active
• Work closely with the Client Director to manage the project development and the day to day management of deliverables.
• Have the ability to develop client relationships on a person-to person basis, maintaining high level of service to maintain ongoing business
• Demonstrate confidence when dealing with clients and internal stakeholders
• Take steps to understand clients’ businesses and brands
• Demonstrate ability to negotiate fees & usage with 3rd party suppliers
• Develop a level of strategic and commercial understanding of client businesses
• Participate in client presentations

Key Skills & Expertise:

• Proven agency experience
• Excellent organisational skills and process management
• Excellent written & verbal communication skills
• Experience working on Branding, Packaging or Product Design


Please submit an up to date CV and Portfolio of relevant work to Kevin@creativerep.com quoting job reference 10530
   
 

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Ref: 10527
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: £50k - £60k
Location: London
Description
Senior Designer (Presentation and Digital)
The agency
An award winning global PR agency leader in strategic communication, specialises in Financial and Corporate Communications, Investor Relations, Online Communications, Internal Communications, Digital strategy. The environment is dynamic and fun and there is plenty of opportunities for career development through involvement in a wide variety of projects. Team-oriented environment where intellectually curious professionals from a range of backgrounds are able to learn, grow and advance their careers in a workplace which believes that diversity is good for business.
The role
We are recruiting for is a Senior Designer for Presentations and Digital. The successful candidate will work across the business assisting primarily with PowerPoint, Word and on-line documentation including animations for social media and short videos. There is an opportunity to extend use of other software packages and to upgrade our client’s digital presence. We’re looking for a fairly unique balance of skills – creativity is very important, but the Senior Designer will also need to be happy operating in a corporate environment. We are looking for someone who is able to think in pictures, not bullet points. You will need to be able to multi-task and operate well in a fairly busy environment – although there will also be quieter times. You will have the confidence to be able to operate well with senior management team members.
This role is a support role, with a degree of autonomy. A pro-active approach is essential. It involves creating presentational materials for new business and other client related events. As well as the design of collaterals for digital and social media strategies, basic programming skills are useful but not essential.
Responsibilities and skills
  • Experience in PowerPoint, Word and on-line visual content
  • Strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office and Adobe Suites
  • Experience of creating infographics would be a benefit
  • Experience with basic website management (text and picture uploads, not graphical development) a plus but not required
  • Good understanding of Desktop Publishing principles – able to prepare images and documents for Printers
  • Design, create and manage PowerPoint presentations, including new business and specific client presentations (the agency uses PC not Mac)
  • Design, create and manage Word documents for New Business and selected
  • client projects
  • Design, create and manage bespoke projects for internal and external use
  • Assist in research, analysis and office workflow
  • Maintain and update credentials, website, databases and in-house resource library
  • Assist and problem solve to contribute to smooth and efficient workflow
  • Prepares collaterals for meetings (printing, binding etc.)
  • Design of collaterals for digital and social media strategies, including infographics and animation for social media
  • Ability to create and work within different brand guidelines (both in-house and client)
  • Great attention to detail
  • Work well under pressure and delivers to deadline
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Proactive and willing to help where required
  • Experience working in a creative agency environment a strong plus (e.g. advertising or similar)
  • Ability to deliver professional documentation that is clean in layout and leverages imagery creatively to illustrate abstract concepts
  • Good team player and ability to work with range of people
  • Able to interact with senior management and to thrive in a relatively corporate atmosphere
Please email an up to date CV to ana@creativerep.com quoting job number 10527
   
 

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Ref: 10523
Job type: Permanent
Salary/rate: Open
Location: London
Description
Our client is a multi award-winning Brand and Packaging Design Agency based in the centre on London with offices around the world. They are looking for a Account Manager to be part of a dedicated client team and have the support of a Senior Account Manager and Account Director who guide your development as you progress and build your skills.

The role

The role will involve servicing clients, building strong relationships and managing projects from beginning to end. You will have a eye for great design and strong attention to detail and will be responsible for managing timings and budgets. FMCG Packaging experience is highly preferable.


Job Requirements

* Anticipating client requirements and interpreting feedback

* Building trust and confidence with your clients

* Accurate forecasting and financial management

* Crafting briefs and reviewing creative work

* Building presentations for delivery to clients and creative teams


Please email an up to date CV to jason@creativerep.com quoting job number 10523
   
 

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Ref: 10503
Job type: Freelance/Contract
Salary/rate: £220p/d - £250p/d
Location: London
Description
We have many short and long term London based contracts for experienced Freelance Packaging Artworkers. 

We are particularly interested in hearing from those with a background working for FMCG/Luxury Packaging Design Agencies. Good retouching skills and a thorough knowledge of print for packaging is essential as well as speed and accuracy. Highly experienced with the usual applications will be expected. 

Experience with spot colour work in photoshop and basic visualising advantageous but not essential. 3D experience (Cinema 4D) an added bonus. 

Freelance Artworkers with experience working with POS and/or CD/DVD Packaging are also welcome to apply.

Please submit your CV and Folio (max 10mb) to jason@creativerep.com quoting job number 10503.
   
 

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Ref: 10502
Job type: Freelance/Contract
Salary/rate: £270p/d - £320p/d
Location: London
Description
We are looking for Freelance 2D/3D Retouchers and Visualisers for ongoing roles both in London and working remotely. Our clients include some of the biggest global agencies. Most of our Freelance work is London based (on-site) and we also have requests for Freelancers who can work remotely.

Typical role requirements include strong photoshop skills and good Illustrator skills. As a lot of our clients are Branded Packaging Consultancies, it would also be helpful to have a good understanding of print for packaging. We are particularly interested in hearing from Freelancers with experience working on FMCG projects, specifically food. However, we also have work for car retouchers, general product retouching and 3D interior exhibition spaces. You should be able to work under your own initiative and comfortable working in fast paced environments whilst maintaining consistent high standards.

We would also like to hear from 3D Retouchers/Visualisers with experience using C4D or other 3D software.

Please submit your CV and Folio (max 10mb) to jason@creativerep.com quoting job number 10502.
   
 

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