Visual Designer

  • CMC Markets
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 13/05/2022
Full time Forex Fintech IT - Design

Job Description

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Purpose of role:

As a Visual Designer, you’ll work closely with copywriters, project managers and cross-functional team members to concept and execute engaging, original creative work for the brand. You will work on campaigns from start to finish, product launches, as well as digital designs for the website. You will also be responsible for designing new web pages from the initial stage of design to development handoff.

We’re actively seeking for a highly motivated Visual Designer, who can create beautiful visual design concepts, all within a customer-centric design process. We want to see beautiful compositions in creative work through brand & digital design as well as campaigns.

Key responsibilities:

  • Execute quality and cutting-edge visual design work with the customer experience and journey top of mind
  • Work closely with marketeers, stakeholders, copywriters, engineers, product designers and strategists to implement a cohesive visual branding, voice, and tone
  • Work on the roll out of campaigns from start to finish, product launches, as well as digital designs for the website
  • Design and refine marketing content including but not limited to web pages, emails, banners, e-Books, videos, social media and promotional material
  • Lease with external agencies, help with briefing and creative direction
  • Test and optimize creative on multiple platforms and channels
  • Define the visual designs, ideate, sketch and design the user experience to deliver
  • Ensure work across the team is on brief, on-brand, and of the highest quality

Essential criteria

  • At least 3-5 years of experience in design (visual, graphic and UI)
  • Serious skills in the Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch and Figma
  • Experience designing for web, mobile and responsive
  • High quality comping design skills using images, backgrounds and renders
  • Understanding of user experience and user-centered design process
  • Portfolio featuring your visual and interaction design
  • Self-motivated, who excels in an entrepreneurial-type environment
  • Ability to bring creative and innovative thinking across all aspects of the role

Desirable criteria (we would by no means exclude anyone who does not have these skills)

  • Animation and motion graphic design (ie. After Effect, Figma, BannerFlow)
  • Experience of working in a FCA regulated industry, particularly investments
  • Interest in financial products, markets or economics

CMC Markets believes in hiring people based on talent and skills, regardless of background. We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, gender reassignment, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.