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Graphic Designer

Company: SPW ENERGY RETAIL LTD

Location:

Glasgow, Glasgow, GB

Facility: Scottish Power HQ

Company

Company

Iberdrola is a global energy leader, the number one producer of wind power, and one of the world's biggest electricity utilities in terms of market capitalisation. The group supplies energy to almost 100 million people in dozens of countries including Spain, the United Kingdom (ScottishPower), the United States (AVANGRID), Brazil (Neoenergia), Mexico, Germany, Portugal, Italy and France, with a workforce of more than 35,000 people.

Iberdrola is leading the transition towards a sustainable energy model through its investments in renewable energy, smart grids, large-scale energy storage and digital transformation, to offer its customers the most advanced products and services. Thanks to its commitment to clean energy, Iberdrola is one of the companies with the lowest emissions and an international benchmark for its contribution to sustainability and the fight against climate change.

Company

ScottishPower is part of the Iberdrola Group, one of the world’s largest integrated utility companies and a world leader in wind energy. ScottishPower is the first integrated energy company in the UK to generate 100% green electricity. Our focus is on wind energy, smart grids and driving the change to a cleaner, electric future and we’re investing over £4m every working day to make this happen. We’re committed to speeding up the transition to cleaner electric transport, improving air quality and over time, driving down bills.

Business

Our Retail business provides energy to 5 million households and businesses across the UK and we’ve been voted best large energy supplier of the year for 2018. At ScottishPower we want to do the right thing for our customers. We believe in fair pricing and offer a choice of tariffs to suit customer needs. We offer products that help our customers control and protect the energy in their homes and the flexibility to help customers manage their energy accounts today, tomorrow and in the future.

At ScottishPower Retail, we know people are central to building a better future, quicker and we are seeking new talent to join our team.

Purpose

The role of the In-house Graphic Designer sits within the Strategic Campaigns area of our Liberalised business. In this role you will work within brand guidelines and support key areas of the retail business to deliver a wide scope of design materials ranging from print, digital, social and ideally motion. You will have a strong, traditional design background which you will be comfortable applying to any project.

You will be a mid-weight designer who excels at collaboration and has the skills to work within a demanding, high energy environment. This role will allow you to make a notable impact on the company’s growth and success.

You will be able to deliver within a fast-paced environment, balancing multiple initiatives and stakeholders at any point in time.

From time to time you will also collaborate with other external agencies to deliver design support as part of wider communication projects.

Responsibilities

  • A creative individual who can interrogate the brief and deliver creative solutions

  • A collaborative team player who works well with colleagues under pressure

  • Autonomous. Although guidance will always be there, you must have confidence in your ability to get on with a project unaided

  • Able to produce within tight and strict deadlines

  • Aware of the latest design trends and how to apply them within a commercial environment

  • Responsibility for testing and optimising designs and templates to enhance campaign performance

Skills and Requirements

We are looking for individuals who excel at Graphic Design and who hold a portfolio in design/production that demonstrates a core range of creative marketing and design skills within a retail/service environment. Ideally you will possess the following abilities:

  • A degree or qualification in graphic design or related discipline

  • Fluent in Adobe creative suite (Indesign, Photoshop, illustrator, etc.)

  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills

  • Ability to deliver results whilst managing multiple stakeholders and competing demands within a rapidly changing environment

  • Print and online design experience

    To be successful in a role you will need to demonstrate as minimum:

  • Degree or qualification in graphic design or equivalent

  • Experience as a graphic designer, ideally with Retail/Service brands

  • Creativity with a collaborative spirit

  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills

  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skillset

  • Portfolio covering print and online design examples

What we Offer

This is a Permanent contract with a salary from £28,560 per annum.

As part of our commitment to a supportive and inclusive place to work, we recognise that our employees have different personal circumstances and want a suitable work-life balance. We are working hard to support flexible and alternative ways of working where possible including: Flexible Working, Shared Parental Leave, Career Breaks, Wellbeing / Employee Assistance Programme. You will also have access to our flexible benefits programme where you can decide what is important for you.

‘Happy to talk flexible working’

Our Selection Process

  • Behavioural Based Interview and Technical Questions

  • Behaviours:

  • Collaborate & Share

  • Focus to Achieve Results

  • Be Agile

You will also be required to bring with you a portfolio of work to discuss and demonstrate your experience.

Other

Closing date: 23 June 2021

Inclusion and diversity fosters innovation and creativity and brings us closer to the communities we serve. At ScottishPower, we want to attract and hire diverse talent whilst developing a workplace that is supportive and open to everyone.

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