Graphic Designer

Cambridge, UK, London, UK

About the Role

As a Graphic Designer in our Design Division you will lead a wide range of creative projects. Examples include branding, medical illustration, creating and editing scientific posters, infographics, app development, and printed material for scientific exhibitions and conferences. You will be involved in all stages of the project from the initial concept development to full production, allowing for real autonomy and creativity. You will produce materials to high standards of clarity, presentation and innovation, and work closely with internal colleagues and clients to understand the project brief, providing technical insight and guidance where required.

We are currently recruiting for start dates throughout 2020, including January, April, July and September.

About You

We are looking for proactive candidates who are able to contribute innovative ideas towards the development of our graphic design service offerings. You will have a great understanding of aesthetics and meticulous attention to detail. You will take pride in delivering an excellent service internally to colleagues and externally to clients, and will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. A high level of organisational skill and flexibility is essential as you will be working on multiple projects at a time. You will have good communication skills and the ability to build robust and sustainable working relationships.

Essential requirements for the role are:

  • A degree in a design-related field (minimum 2.1)
  • Excellent technical skills in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Working knowledge of other Adobe Creative Suite software is an advantage (e.g. XD, Premiere Pro, Audition)
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills, an excellent level of productivity, and the flexibility to respond to changing deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail

Desirable requirements for the role are:

  • Familiarity with UX/UI design is desirable but not essential
  • Although no previous experience in the scientific industry is required, an interest in applying graphic design to the healthcare setting would be an advantage

What We Offer

We offer a competitive starting salary depending on your previous experience and qualifications. Please click here to learn about our reward package and the other benefits of working for Costello Medical.

How to Apply

Please apply via our online application form. You will be required to upload your CV (including a brief PDF portfolio or a link to an online portfolio) and a covering letter explaining why you think you would be suited to the role and why you would like to join Costello Medical. Your CV should clearly state dates of all qualifications and grades achieved where applicable.

Please contact the recruitment team at recruitment@costellomedical.com if you have any questions about the role or application process.