Felt Branding are looking for a ‘Graduate / Junior Graphic Designer’ who enjoys the pursuit of ideas and a ‘Part-time Studio Assistant’ with an eye for design to join the Cornwall studio; within the next three months.

Felt Branding, Lostwithiel, Cornwall.

Graduate / Junior Graphic Designer

We are looking for a ‘Spirited Junior Graphic Designer who enjoys the pursuit of ideas’; working with two very experienced Creative and Client Directors in a small practice within Cornwall. An ideal opportunity for those who want to work with the same calibre of London and European clients and agencies but want to live in Cornwall. 

Felt are an independent agency with a studio based just outside of Lostwithiel, Cornwall with a presence in London and New York. We have a broad range of clients from local to internationally renowned. BMW Mini – Urban-X, The UN, United European Gastroenterology, Unique Homestays, Andrew Dominic Furniture, Jamie Oliver to name a few.

Effective strategy and design that influences and grows our clients is what stimulates us. Our disciplines are expansive, from digital to print to environments – we work mainly in house and outsource when needed with experts. In house we have skills in Naming, identity, packaging, print, interiors, digital, interactive, film, guidelines, art direction, uniforms.

The role
You’ll need to be a progressive thinker, take problem solving in your stride, not be afraid to jump in at the deep end and enjoy something new, and be inspired by witty memorable ideas! We will bring you up to speed with the design process, art-direction, software, strategy informed design, front end design, HTML, CSS, WordPress and to teach you as much as we know and support you in anything new that you’d like to bring to the table.

Salaries and holidays
Pay will be dependant on experience. We offer x4 weeks holiday and x1 extra holiday day per year for every year you are here, up to five years. Pay reviews and bonuses are per year and based upon how well you and we are doing.

Working hours
We are quite flexible, Monday – Friday 9.00 – 17.00
Our policy is to avoid working late nights.

Overtime
Sometimes, very rarely! Additional hours are required if we have tight deadlines or workload is excessive for that week, we do not pay overtime but will compensate time in lieu, usually designers might stay late because they are into their work, not because we make them.

Expenses
We will pay for travel expenses and subsistence to and from meetings and any project materials purchased which are agreeable but NOT daily travel to work.

Location
Our studio is based near Lostwithiel. We may require attendance to client and supplier meetings either locally or in London, we fly to meetings from Newquay, occasionally we take the train. A car is not essential but would be a bonus.

Interested but not sure?
We will offer placements to those who are seriously interested, which works both ways and if you like us and we you. Please send your CV and examples of work to scott@feltbranding.com or contact@feltbranding.com or if degree shows do go ahead and you’d like to arrange an interview or a time to meet you at the show.

Part-time Studio Assistant

We are looking for someone who has an eye for design, can help with sourcing of imagery and film, write photography briefs, upload content to websites and help in the research of projects. We don’t expect you to know everything, we’ll teach you the basics. This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is either still finding their path within design and wants to gain experience or someone who wants to do a few days at an agency. 

Working hours
We are quite flexible, two days between Monday – Friday 9.00 – 17.00 

Overtime
Sometimes, very rarely! Additional hours are required if we have tight deadlines or workload is excessive for that week, we do not pay overtime but will compensate time in lieu, usually designers might stay late because they are into their work, not because we make them.

Expenses
We will pay for travel expenses and subsistence to and from meetings and any project materials purchased which are agreeable but NOT daily travel to work.

Location
Our studio is based near Lostwithiel. We may require attendance to client and supplier meetings either locally or in London, we fly to meetings from Newquay, occasionally we take the train. A car is essential for this position.

Interested but not sure?
We will offer a trial run, which works both ways. Please send your CV and if you do have examples of work please do send them to scott@feltbranding.com or contact@feltbranding.com