Cross-Media Designer

4 weeks ago

Spatial Experience

Location
Language
Amsterdam
English
Level
Type
Mid-senior level, Senior
Full-time
Profession
Deadline
Designer, Engineer
30.10.2021
Location
Language
Level
Type
Profession
Deadline
Amsterdam
English
Mid-senior level, Senior
Full-time
Designer, Engineer
30.10.2021

About Us

We are an innovation hub working in the intersection of design, technology and research to shape the future of living. Spatial Experience brings creativity and innovation to emerging real estate sectors with one goal in mind: designing purposeful spaces that enable human-to-human interactions, both online and offline. We bring Creativity and Innovation to Emerging Real Estate Sectors through meaningful Spatial Experiences.

About the Role

We are looking for a Cross Media Designer, someone who is driven by a passion for design, has a proven track record of creating stunning user experiences and a keen understanding & appreciation of the international Real Estate and Hospitality industry. Our team is working on penetrating markets in and outside of the Netherlands. At this stage we are looking for a colleague who is passionate, dedicated and wants to grow with us. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean, artful print & digital design, superior UX / UI design skills and ability to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts - transforming them into beautiful, intuitive and functional designs. The main responsibilities will focus on delivery of outstanding creative outputs, both digital & print, including branding, design & advertising materials (from concept to realisation), for clients and our own brands / products / solutions. Spatial Experience is characterised by delivering high quality results and growth-driven solutions & products. Our track record and company quality stamp is a result of ambition, determination and the work of detail-oriented professionals.

What You're Gonna Do

YOU WILL - Actively participate in creative research & effective visual concepts, and help to translate creative ideas into outstanding materials and products - Play an important role in the complete process / lifecycle of design, from brief through to creation, production and release / implementation - Establish and promote design guidelines, functional practices and standards - Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, sitemaps and prototypes to communicate interaction and design ideas - Ensure high level of aesthetics in all of the output - Prepare and finalise presentation decks for clients, partners and other stakeholders - Design elements for both web & mobile-native platforms and responsive user interfaces - Edit / retouch photographic contents as well as edit, post-produce, animate videographic materials - Design materials that reflect the tone and style of the client’s, partner’s or our own brands - Produce designs & graphics for landing pages, email newsletters and social media marketing - Work closely together with the marketing, operational and creative teams - Work with marketeers & copywriters to ensure all content produced works with the overall design, project objectives and the final product / service expectations - Ensure all designs produced deliver great user experience, are visually appealing and on-brand - Present and defend designs and key deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders

About You

WE EXPECT THE CANDIDATE TO: - “Feel at home” in both digital and print domain - Be capable of looking at his / her work in a critical way - Deliver pixel-perfect designs - Have an understanding of typography, layout and art direction - Understand how design decisions will impact development & production - Acknowledge that this field of work changes very fast and requires the ability to adapt and learn - Make meaningful user-centered designs that fit the project objectives - Be able to design different types of interfaces - Argue design choices well and present it convincingly / with confidence to clients, stakeholders and colleagues - Have a matter-of-fact approach when ideas or designs are rejected - Have a determination to achieve high goals and succeed in delivery - Be motivated to maintain and improve design & company standards - Have good organisational skills that support the rest of the team - Take responsibility for his / her own projects, know how and when to seek out feedback from others - Show consistency in work regardless of project size - Our team is working on penetrating markets in and outside of the Netherlands. At this stage we are looking for a colleague who is passionate, dedicated and wants to grow with us. This candidate should be detail-oriented, comfortable multitasking, and thrive in a busy, high paced, multi-faceted and high performing environment. If you have a portfolio with high-impact, growth-driven design cases, we're looking for you. REQUIREMENTS - Bachelor / Master degree in Graphic Design, Cross-media Design, (Visual) Communication Design or equivalent - Proven work experience as a Cross-media, Graphic & Web Designer in Creative Agency - Minimum 3 years of experience in branding, graphic design (digital & print) - max. 2 internships, freelance experience may count in - Strong portfolio including a wide range of work and techniques - Proficient graphic design and visual communication skills - Strong work ethics, do-a-lot-with-a-little mentality - Uncanny ability to multitask, good sense of business priorities, able to work independently - Excellent communication skills (written & verbal) in English - Affinity towards the real estate & hospitality industry - Strong attention to detail and accuracy - Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively - Creative flair, originality / uniqueness - Proactive and solution oriented work attitude - Competency with Adobe Creative Suite (AfterEffects, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Premiere, XD) and other visual design and wireframing & prototyping tools (Figma, InVision) - A good understanding of design patterns, e.g. print design principles and component based web / digital design (Adobe XD, Figma), among others - Ability of creating impressive motion graphics and animations using industry standard tools and software - Solid experience in creating storyboards, wireframes, user/process flows and site maps - A good knowledge of Webflow CMS (with proven track record) - Experience with responsive web and app design that delivers great user experience - Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-product interaction - Up-to-date with the latest interdisciplinary design trends, techniques, media and technologies - Ability to grasp client needs and consider practical solutions - Awareness of the competitive business environment in which we work - Excellent time management and organisational skills ‍ ‍WOULD BE A PLUS - A good understanding of HTML, CSS (and JavaScript for rapid prototyping) - Knowledge about web, app and digital product development process - Other language skills, f.e. fluent spoken and written Dutch

What We Offer

Full-time contract / 40 hours per week

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