Graphic Designer

About Shore

Shore is an employee-owned, award-winning medical design and development consultancy, with an excellent reputation in the market for delivering solutions across a wide range of projects, working collaboratively with multiple long-term clients.

We offer exciting career opportunities to see ideas come to life in exceptional products that have a positive impact on people’s lives, working from early-stage design through to manufacturing and supply.

Our collaborative culture is one of the key elements of our success, and we encourage knowledge sharing and communication across the company. Our office is a converted grain store in Leith, the thriving waterfront area of Edinburgh which has a mixture of creative businesses, bars, and restaurants.

About the role

We have an immediate position for a creative Graphic Designer to join our dynamic and successful team in Edinburgh.

The role is extremely varied but at its core is the creation of fresh ideas and a keen eye for impeccable layout, typography, and use of colour. You will be expected to create engaging design solutions and artwork for the web, mobile, print, packaging, and products. The ideal candidate would be able to produce delightful illustrations, iconography, and data visualisations – using creative graphic design to communicate new ideas.

You will be equally comfortable working alone or as part of a wider project team and always bring your creative input into the collaborative mix, always pushing the boundaries with fresh ideas and technical solutions.

Ideal Requirements / Skills

  • Awareness of current technology, emerging styles, and trends
  • Good understanding of typography, grids, layouts and use of colour and an attention to detail
  • Competence with Adobe Creative Suite; InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Understanding of UI design and good usability practices across multiple platforms (web, mobile)
  • Understanding of creating production ready assets for digital and print
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work in a team or as an individual with little guidance
  • Professional awareness and appreciation of customer focus

Desirable Skills

  • Experience in creating custom illustrations and icons
  • Experience with packaging
  • Ability to create compelling presentations
  • Motion graphics video editing/production skills

Benefits

You will receive a competitive salary, great benefits package including company performance profit share scheme. We acknowledge the importance of maintaining a strong work life balance which we encourage through flexible & hybrid working arrangements. Full list as follows:

  • Annual Employee Ownership Bonus
  • 30 days annual holiday (increasing to 35 with service)
  • Company pension contribution
  • Permanent health insurance
  • Subsided lunches at local delis
  • Regular social events
  • Casual dress
  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay
  • Cycle to work scheme

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying to join our team, please send a cover letter & your full CV to jobs@shore-group.com quoting reference GD1122.

Please note, due to the high number of enquiries we are unfortunately only able to respond to shortlisted candidates.