Graphic Designer - London


Science Museum Group

Employment type:

Full Time

About the Job

Are you a creative Graphic Designer, with a talent for designing for print? Are you interested in designing for an award-winning national Museum?

About us

The Science Museum's Design Studio includes both graphic and spatial designers. We design for temporary exhibitions and permanent galleries, such as the RIBA London Award winning Mathematics: the Winton Gallery with Zaha Hadid Architects. We design wayfinding and signage, marketing campaigns, print and publications for the Museum.

We are responsible for establishing and maintaining the highest level of design standards and have the opportunity to get involved in most activities and projects across the Museum, collaborating with our colleagues and external creative designers.

To support this work, we are now seeking a Graphic Designer to work within the busy Science Museum Design Studio in London, full-time, fixed term for 12 months.

About the role

As Graphic Designer, you will be creatively challenged to develop graphic design for print, brochures, learning resources, signage, marketing campaigns and displays. You will be asked to find new ways of interpreting our Brand guidelines through fresh and sophisticated, high-quality graphic design. You will be joining the team to both support and lead on graphic design projects.

Download the Vacancy Information Pack file under 'Attachments' on this vacancy listing on the Science Museum Group website for more details about the role and the application process.

About you

As Graphic Designer, you will have solid technical artworking skills, meticulous attention to detail and be print and technology savvy. We are looking for someone with creative flair, a passion for design and a keen interest in exhibitions and museums.

You will have a flexible approach to work, be a keen problem solver, be highly proactive and confident working with colleagues. You will need excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines, prioritise correctly and maintain a calm and professional approach.

Don't feel you meet all the criteria? We welcome you to apply even if your experience doesn't match directly. With your transferable skills, you could be the right candidate for this, or other opportunities that we have.

What we offer

Joining us as an employee, you will have the opportunity to develop your career in a world-class museum group. We understand that work/life balance and wellbeing is crucial to our colleagues, so we offer the perks listed below, as well as support for things that happen in life such as parental and adoption leave, sickness, and career breaks.

  • Support with personal and professional development
  • 27 days annual leave in addition to bank holidays
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Enhanced contributory pension
  • Unmind App and other wellbeing support
  • Interest-free loans
  • Days Out discounts
  • Health & Dental Insurance

Open for All is one of the Science Museum Group's five core values and sets out our important aspiration to be a place for everyone. We are working hard to understand our organisation better and to develop a culture that recognises and values different backgrounds, mindsets, skills, experience, knowledge, and expertise. By having greater diversity, we believe that we will be a stronger and better organisation, capable to continue to Inspire Futures.

At The Hidden Market we're committed to Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, read our policy here. We inform clients that candidates should be evaluated on merit of their skills, experience and commercial attributes in relation to the role, and not background, disability, race, age, gender, sexual orientation, education, or any other discriminatory factor.

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