Designer, Stylist Studios

The Stylist Group
Closing Date: 12/05/2022
  • London/Hybrid
  • Stylist

Job Description

Overall Objective

We’re looking for a creative, enthusiastic and digital-savvy Designer to join the Art team here at The Stylist Group. We love branded content, and you should too. Our ambition is to create content that our audiences are proud to consume, and as Designer you should be excited at the prospect of making our content look great. Our teams are lean but perfectly formed, which means you will get exposure to various functions around the business and be expected to contribute to our strong team dynamic.

About us

The Stylist Group is a female-focused media company which encompasses live events, a creative agency and product targeted to metropolitan women. Through high frequency print and non-stop mobile first content, Stylist reaches a monthly audience of over 4.5 million and helps market thousands of global brands. Launched as part of Shortlist Media in 2009, we keep a commitment to feminism, equality and female empowerment at the heart of everything we do.

Key responsibilities

  • To design commercial advertorials and pitch work for both print and digital (web and social).
  • Attend commercial briefings and present work and mock–ups back to the Art Director and Content teams.
  • To assist in the production for photoshoots, including moodboards, selecting photographers and casting.
  • To liaise with repro and print partners to ensure that all print brands look as good as possible.
  • To brief and supervise illustrators, feeding back when required to achieve best-in-class results and relationships.
  • To build and maintain a strong network across the teams.
  • To assist the Art Editor and Art Director in introducing new talent to our artist contacts, drive creative change and innovation and proactively contribute to suggestions that could help drive the business forward.

Key requirements

  • Deep print and digital understanding of commercial products offered by The Stylist Group.
  • Proficient in the Adobe Suite including InDesign, Photoshop, After Effects and Illustrator.
  • A passion to explore new digital trends and products – understanding the necessary skills to create innovative new formats.
  • Desire to approach challenges with a solutions-based attitude that support the sales, content and production teams in delivering exceptional campaigns.
  • To ensure that all agreed requirements are fulfilled, when working with commissioned suppliers. Ensure the quality is upheld and delivered on time, according to client expectations.

Person

  • To be fully aware of own perception within the company. To act accordingly, in order to foster exemplary relationships.
  • Proactive, solution-based attitude. Personable with strong communication skills and ability to forge strong networks and relationships.
  • Clear communicator, with excellent networks.
  • To represent the company in a professional and appropriate manner when attending shoots and liaising with external companies.
  • Hunger and drive to bring executional excellence to the Art team.
  • Ability to give and receive open and honest feedback – essential in creating a strong team culture and helping elevate standard of the overall team.
  • Extremely organised with strong people skills and an eye for quality and detail.
  • A professional team player with a positive and can-do attitude and works well under pressure.
  • Excellent influencing and communication skills, integrity and respect for confidentiality.

To apply, please follow our online application process.

Deadline is 6pm, Thursday 12th May 2022

Please note: We thank you in advance for any applications; only candidates invited for interview will be contacted. No Agencies please.