Graphic Design Assistant Location: Tonbridge Salary: £18k - £20k (depending on experience) About us Atom Brands is the product development and manufacturing business unit within Atom Group which also includes Maverick Drinks (UK distribution) and Master of Malt (global online retail). Our brands include Ableforth's (Bathtub Gin), That Boutique-y Whisky Co, That Boutique-y Gin Co, The Blended Whisky Co, Origin Single Botanical Gin, The Handmade Cocktail Co, 1897 Quinine Gin and Darkness! In the last 5 years, our brands have won dozens of global awards (World's Best - Blended Whisky, Blended Malt, Grain Whisky, Liqueur, Gin, Spiced Rum & Pre-mixed Cocktail - many on multiple occasions) regularly triumphing in blind tastings against some of the world's largest and longest-established products from businesses three orders of magnitude larger than ours. This speaks to our no-compromise approach to creation and crafting. We make the best - we don't work backwards from price-points or seek to 'fill gaps'. Purpose of the Graphic Design Assistant: Simply, To work with the NPD team to ensure assets and artwork are delivered in a timely manner and to the exact specification required; create truly beautiful designs that live and breathe the ATOM values. Responsibilities of the Graphic Design Assistant: Create a variety of different designs, including label design, design for print materials, production consumables and much more Create and manage imagery for internal communication Present new ideas to the team for development and sign off Edit all Atom brand images for website post-photography to a very high standard Create digital visual mock ups, and occasionally physical mock ups, to convey design concepts to stakeholders Carry out research and development of design and print techniques, keeping up with industry trends and new technology Liaise with other departments to ensure clear communication and an efficient work flow Closely coordinate with Compliance to ensure all of our graphical assets are legal and compliant. Ensure all artwork files are correct and ready for production Requirements of the Graphic Design Assistant: Some experience in a graphic design role Strong educational background in graphic design Some technical knowledge about spirit classification would be useful, but not essential Good research skills Strong time management and organisation skills Familiar with Google Suite of apps Good knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator) Excellent communication skills, with the ability to be polite, charming, and respectful in emails and via telephone calls About you Creative and imaginative Meticulous eye for detail Well organised Positive, flexible and helpful Great team player, comfortable working with agile, small teams Able to work well and thrive under pressure Keen to learn and progress within graphic design Why Work for Us? Other than the standard benefits you expect to see from a business (think pension, cycle-2-work scheme, free eye care vouchers, childcare vouchers) we also offer... Flexible working - We're focussed on productivity, not the clock. We'll work with you to make sure you're happy with how and when you work. Free food - A hungry worker is not a happy worker. We stock our kitchens with what you need to get you through the day. Free fancy coffee - George Clooney endorsed, no less... A relaxed working environment - There are no suits and ties here (unless you insist). A challenge - The opportunity to make a difference to the future of the business. It is our people who put us in the 2017 Sunday Times Fast Track 100. Personal Days - Seven completely flexible personal days on top of your annual leave, because we all need a duvet day from time to time. A healthy staff discount on our world-class range - Just in case that makes a difference. (Un)healthy irreverence - National pizza/doughnut/pie/lemonade/etc day? We got it covered. If you feel you meet the above criteria of this Graphic Design Assistant role then please apply now!