Senior Digital Designer at Canvas8, London, 3-4 Months, £Competitive Day Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Apr 07, 2021
up to 6 Months

Contract Description

We’re looking for an experienced Senior Designer to join the team on a 3 month contract to own the delivery and direction of our creative output.

We are Canvas8, the global leader in behavioural insights operating out of London, New York, and, LA. We help organizations grow through a better understanding of people. Primarily focused on media, communications, and product development, our insights inspire clients including Nike, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Google, Mindshare, Ogilvy, and MTV.

Our work is about investigating the hidden insights in everyday life – from the psychology of boredom to teenage make-up rituals – and making them meaningful for brands. Our team is a blend of different disciplines and skills – from psychology to journalism, and anthropology to behavioral economics. What unites them is a desire to understand people and a passion for delivering outstanding work.

Our flagship product is Canvas8 Membership including the Canvas8 Library, an online platform of over 28,000 trend reports and case studies spanning 15 industries and 9 markets. The Library is complemented by our bespoke research projects – where we answer a client’s business challenge through mixed research methodologies to deliver compelling thought leadership.

The role

You’ll hit the ground running and will use your experience to take over as interim guardian of our brand and ensure we deliver creative solutions to the highest quality and uniquely respond to the brief.

You will be working across a number of different client deliverables from creating bespoke long form visual reports to dynamic multimedia presentations, as well as shaping and directing marketing deliverables and assets in accordance with our new brand identity. You’ll also play an important role in our online product design, working alongside UX designers and developers to support our product redesign.

You’ll have excellent design vision, seeking out the best way to communicate a concept through visuals, while also keen to get amongst the day-to-day and deliver a variety of multi-disciplined outputs that support the business. You’ll also act as a guide to junior designers, directing their execution, and delegating project tasks and reviewing resource needs.

The details

We believe in supporting our colleagues to do work that fascinates them we’re a group of intelligent and kind people who want to see each other succeed.

    • A competitive day rate
    • Duration three to four months
    • Outside of IR35
    • Summer Fridays, other seasonal benefits and staff socials
    • Working with a friendly and welcoming team (included a dog called Oscar)

If you think you’re a good fit and share our values please apply below outlining why and attaching your portfolio. Thank you for your interest. We’re excited to meet you.