Graphic Designer and Technician

University of Leeds

Leeds, United Kingdom

ID: 7081233 (Ref.No. AHCDE1120)
Posted: July 16, 2021

Job Description

Are you an excellent creative, experienced in producing design for print and digital assets? Do you have excellent graphic and digital design software skills? Are you able to make a positive contribution to a School of Design as an in-house designer and technician?

We are looking for a graphic designer with experience working in print and digital design, using InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects, XD and associated Adobe software as well as the most up-to-date Microsoft suite of packages. 

You will assist with the design and delivery of a suite of School publications, digital materials and video content for internal and external communications. You will be responsible for ensuring that all materials that you produce are of a high quality, relevant, impactful and in line with the School’s Visual identity principles and the new School’s mission statement. You will also deliver creative design software demonstration, instruction and support to students in the School of Design, as well as support to staff in the development of graphic design work for research projects.

You will have excellent organisational skills and the ability to support and contribute to communication projects. You will also have good interpersonal and communication skills, with an ability to interact well with people at all levels of the organisation.

As an international research-intensive university with a strong commitment to student education, we aim to create an inclusive environment that attracts, supports and retains the best students and staff from all backgrounds and from across the world. 

In line with this vision, the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures is committed to fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We select candidates on the basis of merit and ability, and aspire to further diversify our Faculty community. We particularly welcome and encourage applications from candidates belonging to groups that have been under-represented in the University including, but not limited to: Black, Asian and ethnically diverse people; people who identify as LGBT+; and people with disabilities.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Catherine Stones, Deputy Head of School


Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Cultures
School/Institute:  School of Design
Category:  Technical Support
Grade:  Grade 5
Salary:  £23,067 to £26,715 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Friday 09 July 2021
Closing Date:  Thursday 05 August 2021
Interview Date:  Friday 13 August 2021
Reference:  AHCDE1120

The University community is made up of a wide range of people with diverse backgrounds and circumstances, which we value and regard as a great asset. As part of our continued commitment to equality and inclusion, we strive to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential and have a real opportunity to participate in and contribute to our activities.


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