London
Up to £41581 per annum
Contract
Job description

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Multichannel Designer is part of the creative team in the Marketing and Communications programme. Well-designed content creation is essential to the successful communication of or human rights work.

JOB PURPOSE

This role delivers excellent design across a range of platforms, ensuring content is of the highest standard, adheres to our brand guidelines and is in line with our strategic goals. Working collaboratively with other creative colleagues, brand strategists, campaigners and supporter engagement specialists, the Multichannel Designer acts as a guardian and a champion to support the wider brand and communications objectives.

ABOUT YOU

You are passionate about making human rights change through visual communication. You have first class design skills and knowledge. You appreciate detail as well as creative flare and have dreams about branding! You can work under pressure, managing a busy priority workload alongside individual reactive projects. While your creative skills will do most of the talking, you'll also be a strong verbal and written communicator.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create designs for digital and print products to effectively convey issues and messages through Amnesty International's websites, social media channels, email, campaigning and fundraising materials, reports, press kits and other toolkit templates.
  • Brief and advise on design style, format, production and timescales
  • Develop concepts, graphics and layouts for campaigning, research, and marketing content in line with marketing strategies
  • Ensure outputs follow Amnesty International's global brand and visual identity, and have target audiences in mind
  • Support capacity building in the movement by developing appropriate design solutions in accessible templates for regional use and localization
  • Design elements and graphics ensuring they can be made locally appropriate, and distribute them through designated online platforms
  • Demonstrate illustrative concepts with rough sketches and present work
  • Input and accommodate revisions throughout editing and shaping process of designed outputs
  • Review language versions of design content
  • Distribute content through designated internal platforms and interact with regional Amnesty International communications colleagues Review language versions of design content

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • We are looking for someone who thinks creatively, is highly inspired and has a well thought through portfolio to reflect this.
  • Solid experience in designing within brand guidelines and for both print materials and digital platforms.
  • Experience adapting content across multiple platforms including Instagram and TikTok to physical mail-outs and
  • Experienced in designing with and creating templates from Canva to WordPress
  • You will be proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud and able to work with little supervision and as part of a team, to deliver innovative and impactful print and digital projects from concept to final execution.
  • You will be confident in effectively managing internal and external stakeholders at all levels and possess experience in working closely with freelancers, agencies and external suppliers and contractors
  • Campaign experience would be desirable
  • Experience of working in a multilingual environment would be desirable

ABOUT US

Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 10 million people who campaign for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. We reach almost every country in the world.

Our aim is simple: an end to human rights abuses. Independent, international and influential, we campaign for justice, fairness, freedom and truth wherever they're denied. And whether we're applying pressure through powerful research or direct lobbying, mass demonstrations or online campaigning, we're all inspired by hope for a better world. One where human rights are respected and protected by everyone, everywhere.

At Amnesty International, we are passionate about what we do and we are proud of our achievements as a movement. To compensate our employees for the critical work they do, we reward them through a combination of an attractive and sector competitive salary and benefits package, high levels of engagement and involvement, and a commitment to employee development.

Benefits include 37 days annual leave (inclusive of public holidays and grace days), pension scheme, employee assistance programme, life assurance and many more benefits designed to suit your own personal lifestyle. All of this, in a professional, engaging environment.

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WHAT WE HOPE YOU WILL DO NEXT

If you are talented, passionate about human rights and want to use your skills, knowledge and experience to change the world then we would encourage you to click 'Apply for this Role' below.

Freedom, Justice, Equality. Let's get to work.

N.B. We reserve the right to close a vacancy before the closing date in the event of an overwhelming response or a change in business priorities.

N.B. We reserve the right to close a vacancy before the closing date in the event of an overwhelming response or a change in business priorities.

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Posted on: 14 October 2021
Closed date: 04 November 2021
Job ref: 3061
Tags: Marketing