Expires soon Ernst & Young

Creative Designer, UKI Pursuits London

  • City of London (Greater London)
  • Design /UX / UI

Job description

Posting Date: 18 December 2018
Closing Date: 17 January 2019
Salary: £Competitive
Location: London
Hours: 35 Hours Per Week, Mon-Fri

Role Responsibilities
·  Develops conceptual design and innovative ideas for client deliverables
·  Effectively creates comprehensive layouts and design with strong typography and appropriate use of colour, images and negative space, allowing for readability of content
·  Develops concepts for packaging design and carries through with the construction of ideas
·  Effectively utilises styles, master pages, templates, tracking, kerning and leading
·  Relates design work to the client’s business needs and overall value proposition
·  Drives the digital agenda of the business through innovative pursuit mediums and materials
·  Produces and manages social media content to support the firm’s pursuit efforts
Brand ambassador:
·  Contributes to the brand strategy and supports the firm’s brand
·  Understands, implements, and adheres to the quality standards and procedures established by EY standards and guidelines
·  Troubleshoots technical issues in graphic files for pre-press and printing—linking graphics, including fonts and creating colour separations
·  Maintains awareness of “state-of-the-art” techniques, equipment, best practices and developments within the design community
·  Proficient and remains up-to-date with graphic software tools and equipment required of the position, including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, PowerPoint, Word, Excel, etc.
·  Trained in additional creative disciplines that expand the design team’s capabilities
·  Influences clients to choose an effective design and deliverable solution within budget requirements
·  Experienced in managing, mentoring and developing individual designers and multi-disciplinary design teams across geographical borders
·  Proven ability to build the profile of design teams
·  Negotiates project deadlines to create timelines, determines project scope to define cost estimates, and schedule changes for client approval
·  Create timelines and cost estimates for client approval
·  Manage vendor relationships, and works with external vendors regarding the coordination of production for external products and services
·  Utilises the internal procedures to ensure all time and materials are billed correctly, and project instructions and client interactions are fully documented  
Role Requirements
You will have good knowledge and experience of the following:
·  Previous experience of working in a Big 4 professional services environment
·  Demonstrable experience of managing Cross-border creative management teams
·  Advanced skill in InDesign, Illustrator, PhotoShop, Acrobat, PowerPoint
·  Strong project management skills
·  Experience in print production, both in-house and with external vendors
·  Excellent customer service skills
·  Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
·  Good concept and design skills
·  Multi-discipline designer
·  Evidence of a strong portfolio  
Academic qualifications
Relevant qualification in Graphic Design.
Additional requirements
May be required to travel to work at an actual client site or other locations as part of a project team providing design, conceptualisation and solutions pertaining to deliverables.


Who we are

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.