About The Role

Role Purpose: 

Working within our greeting cards team the role will involve creating print ready artwork for manufacture.

Role responsibilities:

  • Must be able to work to structured briefs.
  • To conceptualize and present ideas clearly through spoken and visual communication to key stakeholders.
  • Visualise ideas through to final print ready artwork.
  • Produce high quality artwork files which are then sent to manufactures.
  • Creating finishes for greeting cards, typesetting, colour re-touching and image manipulation.
  • Consistently meeting all task deadlines in the agreed timeframe.  
  • Proactively prioritise assignments with little or no supervision.
  • To undertake other / ad hoc duties commensurate with the role, as required.

Role Parameters

Direct Reports:                                

N/A

Budget management:                    

N/A

Working Arrangements:                               

  • Based at Clintons Creative Studio in Corby, Northamptonshire,
  • Occasional ad-hoc travel may be required

Key Stakeholders:                           

  • Creative Directors
  • Creative Managers
  • Creative Team
  • Editorial Team
  • Pre-Media Team
  • Product Management Team

Role Essential Skills:

  • A degree in Art and Design related subject or equivalent is desirable but not essential.
  • A creative background in Graphic Design or similar would be preferred, however other candidates would be considered.
  • With excellent mac skills you should be comfortable in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator and should enjoy the technical artwork side of the creative process.
  • With a ‘can-do’ attitude you should have a solid understanding of design principles such as colour, typography and composition,
  • You should have a conscientious and organised approach to work and have meticulous attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills with tons of enthusiasm, creatively and passion for design.
  • You should have the ability to work in a team, as well as independently using your own initiative.
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure is essential
  • Commercial awareness.
  • Experience in UI/UX would be beneficial but not essential.
About The Company
Clintons is in the business of helping our customers celebrate life’s occasions and those of the people they care about. We understand that all kinds of relationships are to be treasured and we provide ways to enhance and cherish these everyday.
We have a restructured estate geared towards on-going profitability, investment in our stores and a fantastic new product offering. Our stores really are benefiting from a radical transformation so it is an exciting time to join us on our journey. We pride ourselves in helping customers find the perfect words and designs at fantastic value and 94% of Customers tell us they would recommend us to friends and family.

Clintons now has over 3m Rewards customers who continue to enjoy exclusive offers and benefits each week, redeemable both in-store or on our website. Become part of the team to deliver the very best experience to our loyal customers!