AboutRoyal Holloway Students’ Union (RHSU) is an ambitious organisation that has students at the heart of our aims: to improve their education, make campus fun, look after their wellbeing, make them more employable, and ultimately empower them to change the world around them.
We’re looking for an exceptional individual who lives and breathes graphic design to drive us forward as we seek to set the standard in the Students’ Union sector. This role is ideal for someone that wants to flex their creative muscles and have the freedom to experiment across different mediums. We want bold, cutting edge design that resonates with our members so you’ll have your finger on the pulse when it comes the latest trends.
You’ll also be a master of the Adobe Creative Cloud, with experience using Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. You’ll know why and when to use each tool, passing this knowledge on to our student designers as you develop their skillset.
Department: Central Services
Team: Marketing, Communications & Insight
Responsible to: Senior Design & Digital Coordinator
Responsible for: Student Graphic Designer
Contract type: Permanent
Hours of work: 35 hours per week (excluding daily lunch break) Monday-Friday, hours can be arranged in line with RHSU’s flexible working approach and to suit the needs of the organisation. Some unsociable hours may be required at certain points in the year.
Salary: £25,038 – £27,949, candidates are usually expected to start on the lower end of the salary bracket.
Purpose of role:
To support the Senior Design & Digital Coordinator with the development and delivery of RHSU’s brand presence and visual identity across all digital and print outlets.
This role will make a significant contribution to the overall strategic success of the Union, ensuring that our messaging resonates with members when pursuing our big ideas. Specifically, the Graphic Designer will be particularly focused on ensuring the Union is meeting both our digital first ambition and effective communication enablers.
The role will support the Senior Design & Digital Coordinator in delivering projects across the entire organisation to achieve its strategic aims.
Application instructions: CV, cover letter and portfolio
Closing date: 4 June 2023
Interview date: w/c 12 June 2023
Start date: Ideally 17 July 2023