Vacancy title: Graphic Design Apprentice

Vacancy type: Full-time

Salary: £7215 (PA)

Duration: 15 Months

Start date: ASAP

Location: London

Fashion Enter, an award winning social enterprise, strives to be a centre of excellence for training and development within fashion and textiles centering on the Governments apprenticeship programme. To facilitate this aim Fashion Enter has opened a London based factory and sampling studio which creates the highest possible quality standards for clients orders ranging from a quantity of 1 – 8,000 a week

We are looking for a creative Graphic Design Apprentice to join our sales and marketing team. You will work collaboratively to ensure the company has a strong and consistent signature style throughout its promotional literature and online presence. You will be able to take direction well, however, your own ideas and creative flair will be imperative to your success. You will be able to work with a range of media including CAD (Computer Aided Design) such as Photoshop and Illustrator to create flyers, business cards, adverts, social media posts and website banners and graphics for a family of brands under the Fashion Enter umbrella.

As a garment manufacturer producing over 8,000 garments for ASOS, M&S, Finery and a host of independent designers Fashion Enter is an exciting and dynamic workplace with huge potential for exciting promotional campaigns to engage with current and potential clients.

Responsibilities to include:

working collaboratively with the Sales and Marketing team to develop promotional literature
estimating the time required to complete the work in order to meet deadlines
developing a variety of designs for each brief
thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts and developing a consistent signature style
using innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time;
presenting finalised ideas and concepts to the team
working with a range of media, including computer-aided design (CAD) and keeping up to date with emerging technologies;
proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work;
demonstrating illustrative skills with rough sketches and working on layouts ready for print;

Basic knowledge and experience of CAD software programmes
Creative eye with ability to create a consistent signature style for a family of brands.
Ability to take direction
Ability to use own Initiative and confident with own ideas
Ability to create engaging campaigns
Up to date with social media trends
Pro active
Flexible approach
Excellent communication skills
High level of literacy