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Graphic & Digital Designer Apprentice DSL Group (Nottingham) Ltd

We are seeking a proactive team member, with an all-rounder skill set; a strong foundation in graphic layout and typography and experience designing for both digital and print projects.

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Closing date: 02 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £200.00

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed between 8.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    04 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001719632

  • Positions

    1 available

About the Role:

As we continue to expand our team, we are now looking for a full-time Graphic & Digital Designer.

We are seeking a proactive team member, with an all-rounder skill set; a strong foundation in graphic layout and typography and experience designing for both digital and print projects. The ideal candidate would also have a keen interest in social media design and marketing and have good photographic skills in order to create great digital media advertisements and marketing imagery.

Duties will include:

  • Applying creative and design-thinking to social media and e-commerce platforms
  • Photographing products and lifestyle images to bring creativity to the market
  • Working within our project team from concept to delivery
  • Working to briefs and existing brand guidelines, with the ability to push creativity
  • Embracing emerging platforms and innovative solutions to digital design
  • Working across digital campaigns in various fields
  • Designing art-working and preparing for print and digital formats

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A proficient portfolio demonstrating skills in layout, typography and branding
  • Experience with digital design and photography
  • Good attention to detail
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop & Illustrator essential with working knowledge of camera equipment such as DSLR systems.
  • Ability to manage your time across various projects under supervision of the Senior Designer
  • Flexibility and a willingness, with desire to learn, grow and move forward within the team
  • People skills, good communication with all team members, clients and suppliers

Personal qualities

  • Be motivated to pursue further professional development and training 
  • Have a good record of attendance and punctuality
  • Be organised
  • Have a real enthusiasm and commitment to working
  • Have a sense of humour and a positive attitude

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE – English and maths (Grade C/4 or above)

Future prospects

  • As with any apprenticeship opportunity – if you prove yourself to be a valuable member of the team there is a strong chance of a permanent post within the business

Things to consider

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary (depending on previous experience)
  • Regular social events
  • Convenient working hours (from 08:00 to 17:00)
  • Company Pension (NEST)
  • Vibrant and supportive work environment
  • Career progression opportunities
  • 28 days paid holidays (including Bank Holidays)
  • Weekends and Christmas week off

About the employer

DSL Group is the UK’s leading provider of innovative pump top promotions for the forecourt retail sector. With over 30 years’ experience of delivering risk-free profits for the retailers we work with, we have developed and fine-tuned our specialist knowledge and expertise to revolutionise the forecourt promotions sector.

Employer

DSL Group (Nottingham) Ltd

Address

1

Malton Road

Nottingham

NG5 1EG

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Training

Training provider

CT SKILLS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by CT Skills

Contact

Lesley 07971102290 lesley.bell@ctskills.co.uk

  • Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Digital marketer

Level 3 (A level)


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