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Issue 156 - March/April 2015
Sign Artworker And Planner
£18,000-£20,000 Per Annum (Negotiable)
Based in Shirebrook near Mansfield
Welcome to our world!
In our world the passion and ambition of our people have kept us moving, climbing higher than any other sports retailer. Times are tough in our sector? Not at Sports Direct!!
We now require truly exceptional, driven and proven Sign Artworker and Planner to help take us to our next level.
If you have a "reach for the stars" attitude and go above and beyond then take a look at our careers... They are out of this world!
The job role:
Reporting directly to the Head of the Projects Department, you will be part of a large projects team that covers all new store fit outs and existing store re-fits globally.
You will be responsible for designing all exterior and interior signage for all the Sports Direct Group stores worldwide.
Experienced in Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbally
Experience in creating digital graphics and assets
Excellent reporting skills at every stage of the design and artwork process
Excellent collaborative skills to work closely with senior account managers and account executives.
A good understanding of brand and corporate guidelines
Methodical approach to archiving images and artwork
Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines
Experience in liaising with and Local Government departments
Able to manage large workloads and deal with challenges in a professional manner to make sure planning schedules run smoothly
Able to work as part of a team with excellent attention to detail.
Flexible to the needs of the business
Desirable but not essential:
Experience in the sign making industry
Ability to speak a 2nd European language
What we can offer you:
Excellent career prospects
Sports Direct is the UK's leading sports retailer by revenue and operating profit, and the owner of a significant number of internationally recognised sports and leisure brands. Sports Direct is also a Top 10 Global Sports Retailer. The Group has retail interests outside the UK including; Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg, Slovenia, Cyprus and Republic of Ireland and has a flexible approach to entry into new markets.