Middleweight Designer

Job Type: Permanent/Full Time

Company: Spiral Communications Ltd

Salary: According to skills and experience

Location: Manor House, 1 Manor Street, Sheepscar, Leeds LS7 1PZ

Reporting To: Senior Designers and Creative Director

 1. What we need…

We are seeking a talented, ambitious and capable Designer to join our design team in Leeds, someone with a keen interest for creating engaging print, digital and motion graphics design work.

With interesting and relevant examples in your portfolio, you will be able to talk us confidently through your past projects. You’ll demonstrate the ability to develop original ideas as well as follow client guidelines. You will be able to interpret briefs accurately, deliver to deadlines, manage your own time and work well under pressure. You must be confident, good with people, and able to liaise with colleagues, clients and suppliers.

Most importantly, candidates must be focused and enthusiastic with a keen desire to push ahead in their career.

 2. What you’ll do…

As part of our design team you’ll produce engaging design and artwork for a wide range of traditional and digital channels for multiple clients. You’ll work under your own initiative and also in conjunction with our Senior Designers and Creative Director.

You’ll work in every stage of the production process – from concept to delivering final artwork – communicating clearly with colleagues, clients and suppliers to ensure a smooth customer journey and project efficiency.

You’ll participate in creative and client-side meetings and be capable of offering insightful and positive contributions to any discussion.

Over time you’ll develop your own skills through experience, techniques, new ideas and collaboration with our team.

 3. What you’ll need…

A passion for design, typography and creativity.

A positive, proactive attitude and a solution-finding mind-set.

Able to follow and interpret client brand guidelines.

Higher level Graphic Design qualification or equivalent.

Proven experience of working in a creative studio or environment.

Strong working knowledge of the latest version of CC (inc. After Effects).

Good ability in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word would be an advantage.

  4. What you’ll get…

A competitive package including:

  • Workplace pension
  • Leeds arena priority ticket option
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Free eye test & glasses contribution
  • Extra 2 days off over Christmas
  • Extra day off around your birthday
  • Take up to one day off to be home for deliveries etc… “Delivery Day”
  • Flexible working hours/plan
  • Free Parking
  • Free Tea and Coffee
  • Soft Drinks Fridge
  • Free Access to CC software

 5. A bit about us…

Spiral is an established, Leeds-based multi-channel creative design agency with a reputation for strategic thinking and going ‘above and beyond’ for clients. Born out of a passion for creativity, a genuinely attentive service and meticulous attention to detail, our clients trust us with substantial, crucial projects – time after time.

We specialise in multi-channel brand development and implementation, and we supply creative design for print, digital, web, advertising, motion graphics and exhibitions to a wide range of clients and sectors.


Are you the newest member of our team? Send your covering letter, CV and examples of work to:

PDFs are preferable – but creativity is something we look for in all things.