Optima are a fast-paced, forward-thinking, award-winning, full-service graphic design agency based in the city of Lincoln, with a local, national and international client base. We are recruiting for the following role:

Middleweight Graphic Designer

Full-time, permanent

Salary depending on experience

A fantastic opportunity to join an award-winning full-service design agency.

Our ambitious and growing team are looking for a talented Middleweight Designer who can help us deliver some exciting and challenging projects. Based in the city of Lincoln we have been producing high-quality design solutions for clients ranging from small businesses to global brands for over 22 years. We couldn’t do that without some amazing people on our team, so we are always looking out for adaptable, positive, hard-working team players– is that you?

We’re a really busy agency that works hard, but we have fun while we do it. Our client base and projects are varied and interesting, spanning a number of disciplines and sectors and we provide opportunities to develop your skills and work on something new. You need to be confident to work on your own initiative and also contribute to the collaborative and supportive creative studio environment. You should be experienced in managing your own time and dealing with the pressures of tight deadlines.

Applicants should have:

  • A relevant degree in design
  • Two years agency experience
  • A portfolio demonstrating creative problem-solving on real-world projects
  • Great typographic and branding skills
  • Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Competency in taking projects from brief to completion
  • An excellent eye for detail
  • The drive to be challenged, to learn and progress
  • A fun and positive attitude

Working for Optima we provide:

  • A new 27” iMac with additional screen for emails and docking palettes
  • A lively and collaborative design studio, eager to share ideas and learn from one another
  • Regular reviews and opportunities to discuss personal development
  • Access to training resources and courses
  • A convenient city-centre location
  • Paid overtime
  • A lively Christmas party, with meal and drinks paid for by Optima

If you interested then do your homework on us and apply in writing including a CV and work samples to: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Optima, 12 West Parade, Lincoln LN1 1JT