Graphic Designer (COM0196)

Job Type

Full Time


Details: £30,375 - £39,380 depending on experience



Application Deadline



John Smith Drive

United Kingdom



Oxfam is a global movement of people who won’t live with the injustice of poverty. Together we save and rebuild lives in disasters. We help people build better lives for themselves. We speak out on the big issues that keep people poor, like inequality, discrimination against women and climate change. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can live without poverty.


Creative & Content is Oxfam’s inhouse team of copywriters, designers, filmmakers, photographers, production experts, story-tellers and creative thinkers. We lead, conceive, commission and produce work across all channels, all in support of Oxfam’s cause of beating poverty for good. We tell the stories that matter most, in the way that will most move people to act, give and shop.


The role

Reporting to the Creative Studio Manager, the Graphic Designer for the Creative and Content Team will be responsible for:


·        The production of high quality multi-media formats for social media and other digital channels including motion graphics, editorial design, display advertising and marketing communications

·        Creative ideas for the full range of Oxfam’s marketing communications channels, from direct marketing for fundraising to multi-channel brand advertising campaigns.

·        Working in partnership with copywriters to generate inspiring, innovative creative and content for printed and digital communications.

·        Managing creative projects from brief to production, demonstrating careful client

·        management and strong liaison skills.

·        Working collaboratively with the wider communications team, from PR to social media.

·        Actively participating in, and making a positive contribution to, the work of the Creative & Content Team and the wider Communications Division.


What we are looking for

·        An outstanding multi-media designer/content producer. From motion graphics to print, one-off pieces of digital content to integrated campaigns, you’ll have a track record of crafting powerful communications across all channels.

·        Industry experience of producing multi-media content for social media and other digital channels and platforms, including motion graphics, editorial design, display advertising and marketing communications

·        Understanding of designing for print and delivering print-ready artwork

·        Demonstrable ability to produce outstanding creative ideas in response to briefs.

·        Good communication skills, with the ability to work in partnership with writers.

·        Excellent project management skills, with the ability to see creative projects through to completion from brief to production.

·        Innovative and creative approach to problem solving, with an ability to work according to brand guidelines


Additional information


Hours: 36

Salary: £30,375 - £39,380 depending on experience

Region: Content Development & Delivery

Job Family: Communications

Division: Communications

Job Type: Open ended

Closing Date: 16 November 2018

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

How to apply

If this sounds like you and you would like to find out more or apply, then please visit the link below.

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