Full time, Permanent 

 

 

 

Graphic Designer 

About Our Media

Our Media is a leading special-interest content business, based in the buzzing, creative city of Bristol. They are home to market-leading brands in craft, cycling, science and nature, homes and music. Their much-loved brands include BBC Science Focus, BBC Wildlife Magazine, YourHome, Gathered.how, BikeRadar and Cycling Plus.

Our Media is part of the Immediate Media group, named one of the Best Places to Work in the UK 2022. Cycling Plus is the UK’s best-selling road cycling magazine. The magazine team produces 13 editions a year, alongside a digital edition and various supplements.  Our Media are looking for an enthusiastic and creative Junior Designer to join their dynamic team. 

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Art Editor with the design, layout and sending the magazine to print Work closely and communicate effectively with the Art Editor, Editor and editorial team to ensure editorial style is maintained and all deadlines are met  
  • Help to create imaginative, engaging layouts for the magazine using typography and photography  
  • Assist in planning cycling photoshoots in the studio and outdoors
  • Work such as associated supplements, advertorials, subscription pages, inserts, promotions and internal/external media;  
  • Undertake general picture research and Adobe Photoshop work;  
  • Create digital content for Cycling Plus’s website cyclingplus.com and social media, as well as monthly web banners and assets.  

 

Skills You Should Have:

  • Competent in Adobe Creative suite, in particular Indesign and Photoshop and be familiar with Apple hardware;   
  • Accuracy, quality and consistency of work and attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills and ability to prioritise work according to tight deadlines
  • Creative ability and can take initiative  
  • Good communication skills and be a team player 
  • Interest in the world of cycling and experience of riding would be an advantage

 

What’s in it for you?

  • Hybrid working policy
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Social committee – annual summer & Christmas parties
  • Closed over Christmas
  • Pension scheme
  • Buy and sell holiday days
  • Employee Assistance Programme

 

Details: 

  • Role: Designer
  • Salary: £21,500 
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Hours: Full-time
  • Annual Leave: 28 days
  • Location: Central Bristol

 

Application Procedure

You must be registered with Babbasa to apply for this role. Babbasa is a Youth Empowerment Organisation who supports diverse young people to improve their wellbeing, develop new skills, become role models, and start their dream careers. If you are already registered with Babbasa and want to apply, please send your CV and Portfolio (link or pdf) to Recruitment Lead, Mikhaila Simmons at  briscoord@byep.org.uk

 

If you are not registered with Babbasa but identify with the above, please sign up here and someone will be in touch to get you registered and support you with applying for this role. The deadline for applications is Friday 4th November.