Senior Graphic Designer

  • Beatport
  • Brighton, UK
  • Jun 15, 2022
Full time Graphic Design

Job Description

Company Overview:

Established in 2003 and 2012 respectively, Loopmasters and Plugin Boutique, part of The Beatport Group, offer the most diverse sample libraries in the highest quality, and the widest selection of audio plugins and instruments. Based in the South-East of England and curated by an international team of passionate musicians and producers, both companies work closely with established artists, designers and brands to develop content and plugins, in order to inspire and assist with forward-thinking production across all musical genres.

 

Job Overview: 

Create & maintain a comprehensive & modern brand aesthetic that will drive all key products & communication channels, for the Loopcloud, Loopmasters and Plugin Boutique brands

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Drive overall look & feel of the brands
  • Creating guidelines for graphic & photographic use
  • Ensure graphic & photographic consistency across all channels: Web, Blog, Newsletters, Social media, Sample packs 
  • Create sketches or storyboards of design concepts
  • Manage in-house and freelance graphic designers  
  • Ensure content is ready to be optimised for all digital channels
  • Ensuring a high standard of visual execution across all media and campaigns
  • Inspiring and motivating the team to be creatively progressive, through the application of fresh and inventive visual work
  • Review, amend and approve designs by team

 

Skills & Requirements: 

  • Minimum 5 years experience of working within a fast-paced, results-orientated business.
  • Animation experience using Adobe After Effects, and other video editing software.
  • A degree or equivalent in Graphic Design with a minimum of 5 years of professional working experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite - especially InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Understanding of creative industries, Music and Music Tech is a plus    
  • Proven record in team leadership 

 

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter introducing yourself and why this position appeals to you. Include a resume and links to any work samples.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Beatport strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law.

 

Benefits:

We offer a responsible and exciting proposal with an international range. The position is within a highly motivated team with a positive working climate that will allow you to express your talent fully. In addition, we offer appropriate remuneration, and very good development chances within a dynamically growing enterprise. Beyond this, the position offers an intensive integration in the international music scene as well as the metropolitan city of Berlin.

 

  • Remote work options
  • A professional environment with room for creativity and fun 
  • VIP Access to select music events & Livestream
  • Week off for Winter / Christmas break (depending on the position there may be a requirement to work but make up days are guaranteed).
  • Flexible PTO 
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance (varies by country)
  • Workers' Compensation

 

Hiring Practices:

The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Beatport’s recruitment policies are designed to place the most highly qualified persons available in a timely and efficient manner. Beatport may pursue all avenues available, including promotion from within, employee referrals, outside advertising, employment agencies, Internet recruiting, job fairs, college recruiting and search firms.

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