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The role:

We are currently looking to hire a mid/senior Graphic Designer to work across multiple projects, both print and digital. As part of our busy design studio, you will work with both publishing and agency teams to develop projects from brief to delivery.

You will create layouts, illustrations and infographics for our printed special reports, craft bespoke content and data visualisations for our agency clients, and push your digital design skills on our growing online platforms.

You will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience at an agency or publisher, with a proven record in editorial design and the drive to expand your abilities. Digital illustration and/or interactive design skills will be a strong advantage.

A bit more about us:

We strive for excellence, we’re accountable, and we genuinely care about our work and each other. Raconteur was founded in 2008 and is now based in a spacious modern office in Aldgate. Even though the company has seen rapid growth, we still have a tight-knit, supportive and entrepreneurial culture where we thrive on working together to create best-in-class products (which we tend to celebrate with a beer or two on a Friday). Visit us on Instagram to learn more about our people and products: @raconteur_london and @raconteur_people.

Raconteur is an equal opportunities employer and we encourage applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, gender identity, disability, religion/belief or sexual orientation.

What you’ll offer:

  • Enthusiasm, energy, and a can-do attitude
  • A proven talent for editorial design
  • The confidence and ability to create original illustrations, data visualisations and infographics
  • Great all-round design skills with a curiosity for all sorts of multi-platform and interactive content
  • Mastery of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator at a minimum, with experience of Sketch, Figma, Hype and AE a strong advantage
  • Working knowledge of print and digital production best-practices and techniques (pre-flight, artworking etc)
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Excellent ability to work under pressure on multiple projects
  • An outstanding portfolio, across both print and digital, that demonstrates an ability to create clean, elegant design with that little bit extra

What we’ll offer:

  • Pension scheme
  • Private health and dental insurance
  • 25 days holiday per annum, +1 additional day holiday for each year worked at the company
  • Completely flexible WFH policy
  • Discounted gym membership and a range of additional perks
  • Extensive training and development opportunities
  • Lots of social activities
  • Well stocked fruit bowl and drinks fridge
  • Rewarding work, fun times and the scope to grow creatively and professionally

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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Looking for perks? We've got you covered!

  • Social 😁

    Quarterly wine club, finishing early every Friday to celebrate achievements, quarterly team socials, quarterly companywide social, ‘Raconteur Day’ each summer which is dedicated to off-site activities and ‘Raconteur of the month’ - integration and having fun sits at the heart of our culture here.

  • Holiday 🏖️

    In addition to the competitive holiday allowance (25 days plus bank holidays), we close between Christmas and New Year and offer one additional day of holiday for each of the first 3 full years you’ve worked here.

  • Health insurance 🏥

    We offer all of our employees Vitality health insurance that provides cover for hospital fees, specialist fees, physiotherapy, diagnostic tests plus rewards for healthy behaviours.

  • Dental insurance 👨‍⚕️

    We provide Bupa dental insurance that will pay towards an extensive range of dental treatments, provides full cover for many emergency treatments and includes two free check-ups a year.

  • Discounts 🤑

    Enjoy a number of different offers and discounts through our various partners such as discounted gym memberships, up to 40% off select UK and European flights, up to 25% off Ocado plus much more!

Culture

At Raconteur we care about what our employees think, which is why we’ve teamed up with Peakon to regularly check how we are doing.

Peakon is an anonymous employee feedback platform. It measures the engagement of each employee on an individual level, as well as on a team and company wide level.

Everyone who works here helps to shape Raconteur with their ideas and feedback, which is used to steer positive changes, as well as celebrate what we’re doing well.

We currently have a Peakon score of 9/10, putting us in the top 5% of companies in our industry.

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