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Senior Integrated Designer

London/hybrid
Date:

Overview

Placement Type:

Permanent

Compensation:

£50,000 - £55,000

Start Date:

24.06.2024

THE OPPORTUNITY 

Our client is the fastest growing motorsport on the planet. It is innovative, brave and disruptive by design. With over 100 races in some of the world’s most iconic cities, it continues to break boundaries and records alike. 

They have a unique purpose bigger than racing itself. It was founded to counteract climate change through accelerating the development and adoption of electric vehicles; pioneering race to road technology that is at the cutting edge of innovation.

It’s mission though has since evolved, recognising the wider social and environmental benefits it can deliver through driving sustainable human progress and better futures for all. As the world’s first sport certified Net Zero Carbon since inception with multiple leading initiatives that support both people and the planet, it serves as an example of how high-performance sport and sustainability can
powerfully coexist.

Working With Us

 We’ve created an environment that supports our colleagues as we continue our mission so that everyone can reach their individual potential while being part of a close-knit team.

We’re curious, brave and thoughtful; having a relenting desire to push boundaries both at and away from our races. With a mission that is far greater than producing world-class events, we value both humanity and the planet just the same. It’s why we believe that work should be fun, meaningful and impactful, valuing the importance of supporting each other and how success can only be achieved as part of a wider
collective team.

Using the spectacle of sport, we are sending a powerful and meaningful message to help alter perceptions and speed-up the switch to electric mobility. We also operate as a testbed to push the development of new technologies needed for an electric, low-carbon future.

The Role

Working within the Design team and reporting to the Brand Director, you will be delivering across multiple areas of our visual identity systems. You will bring your vibrant creative mindset and empathetic, clear leadership to the team, and will be expected to work to the highest levels of creativity at speed and to the highest standards.

You have great conceptual ideas, an eye for detail, a drive for getting things done and a real desire to learn, build and improve. Your role will be to support the Brand Director in the development and implementation of our visual identity across multiple channels and products, cementing its position as a globally recognised, world-class brand.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • You will be leading and creating work used across every aspect of delivering and promoting a World Championship sport in a sustainable way.
  • Working closely within the Design team, helping, collaborating, and contributing ideas within the team, as well as nurturing junior talent
  • Working on larger, multi-year brand-building initiatives with modern, progressive conceptual thinking
  • Challenging thinking within the Design team and within the larger business
  • Working across print and digital applications
  • Responsible for developing brand assets with consistency and accuracy.
  • Working across physical event branding through to marketing materials
  • Collaborating with wider teams in a professional, friendly and constructive manner.

Experience Required

  • A world-class brand identity designer with strong proven experience
  • A portfolio showcasing a variety of deep conceptual brand thinking, considered graphic design systems as well as innovative, challenging and vibrant work
  • Developed skills in all leading design software
  • Experience in bringing stakeholders along creative journeys

Skills and Aptitudes Required

  • Excellent attention to detail and organisation skills
  • Consultative and collaborative problem- solving working style
  • Experience in designing physical events, experiences and activations
  • Strong understanding of 3D design and motion graphics
  • Any additional creative skills, this could be industrial design, video editing, fashion design, animation, photography, audio production etc

Our Perks

  • Hybrid working, approx. 3 days a week in our London office
  • Health Cash Plan (including dental, osteopathy, physiotherapy and wellness area)
  • Perks discount platform (including discounts on gyms, high street brands, cinema, etc)
  • Store discount
  • Partner discounts
  • Local discounts including car parking and hotels
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holidays + Birthday off
  • Enhanced paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Pension scheme
  • Life assurance cover
  • Annual Awards ceremony and after party
  • Opportunity to extend your stay when travelling for a race event/weekend
  • 2 paid days off per year to volunteer for a charity + sponsor charity donations

This role is open for a limited time only! 
Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by 22nd May 2024
To be considered for this role please apply with a copy of your CV and portfolio

Client Description

Our Client is the world-famous international electric motorsports championship – providing an elite platform for leading automotive manufacturers to accelerate electric vehicle innovation. They’re united by a passion for racing and the belief in its potential to boost sustainable human progress and create a better future for people and the planet.

 

Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.