we are hiring a designer

4+ years’ experience creating compelling brand identities, comms and campaigns. If you’ve not got 4 year’s experience but can demonstrate a strong portfolio working across print and digital project, we would welcome your application.

In this role, you will:

  • Play an active (and pro-active role) within the studio, upholding our creative standards at all times
  • Support the senior creatives ensuring that any design work fully meets the brief and delights our clients
  • Take the creative lead on agreed projects, working closely with Strategy and Client Services
  • Manage and oversee any work commissioned with external partners, eg photography
  • Demonstrate immaculate attention to detail at all times
  • Spot and work alongside colleagues to act on new business opportunities with new and existing clients
  • Presenting work in a professional, compelling and persuasive way
  • Support new business activities and agency marketing activities when needed

Required experience and skills:

  • Demonstrable experience working across a range of branding, internal comms, campaigns and digital projects
  • Developing your own ideas based on an agreed creative brief, or supporting more senior creatives to bring their ideas to life
  • Commissioning and managing external resources where required
  • Collaborating effectively with strategic and client service teams, an experience of engaging with client teams is preferable

About True North:

  • True North is an independent brand and design consultancy, established in 2001 and based in Manchester. We create more valuable relationships between organisations and people, by integrating brand and business strategy beautifully
  • We work collaboratively with clients involved in culture and heritage, education and innovation, public and professional services

Additional information:

  • Salary: £24-28K according to experience
  • We are flexible in terms of your location in the UK, though some regular presence in the central Manchester will be required. To note, most of our team work 2 days in the studio, 3 days at home per week.

Please send your CV and a covering letter by 13th February to sr@thisistruenorth.co.uk with subject: Designer

Ed Dunsdon
January 2023