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Designer (Maternity Cover)

Designer (12 Month Maternity Cover)

Salary: £23,000 - £26,000

Start date: Immediate

Location: Central London

SCI (Society of Chemical Industry) is currently going through an exciting period of strategic review, from which it will emerge with a renewed sense of purpose, as a multi-disciplinary society, serving diverse, yet interlinked, scientific sectors in the modern chemical industry. Our strategy is to re-establish and extend our connections with industry, focusing on innovation and building an organisation which is better able to provide real value to new and existing members at all stages of their careers.

To support our future growth, we are recruiting for a Designer, this 12-month role will primarily involve the management of design projects including the ability to source relevant and engaging images.

We are looking for someone with an eye for design and a creative approach in developing materials. This role will promote a range of products and services and deliver designs for a variety of uses including brochures (printed and digital), medals and promotional products.

We would particularly welcome applications from candidates with an interest in science. If you are looking for a role where you can turn your ideas into actions, we would love to hear from you.

Key responsibilities

  • Management of Design projects
  • Management of the SCI image library
  • Project Planning

Knowledge, skills & experience

  • Experience of designing for digital and off-line channels
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Computer literate, with a good level of knowledge and competence with Microsoft (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Good written and spoken English; ability to produce copy for marketing collateral
  • A creative approach to challenges and opportunities.
  • An organised and methodical approach to work.
  • A team player, able to interact tactfully with colleagues, Members, suppliers and others.
  • Self-motivated.

How to apply

Prior to application and for full details of the job requirements, please read the associated job description.

Apply in writing with CV and a supporting letter to Reshna Radiven at: reshna.radiven@soci.org

Deadline for application is the 18 March 2019

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