Digital Designer – Havas Dublin

The Opportunity

Havas have launched their exciting Village offering in Ireland and we are looking for a talented Digital Designer to join our creative business.

We are looking for experienced people with a passion for creative thinking and a strong problem-solving mindset. They will be self-motivated, with experience working on highly creative and effective digital campaigns.

As part of the Havas family, you’ll have the opportunity to learn and grow while working with great multi-disciplinary teams, as well as collaborating with our sister businesses, from business consultancy to CX, and the 70+ Havas Villages around the world.

As a Digital Designer, your day-to-day tasks will consist of collaborating with other teams to define requirements, iterate on design solutions, and contribute expertise to developing a range of digital content formats.

The ideal candidate should be able to efficiently combine creativity, functionality and technology to produce stand out creative content across a variety of multimedia platforms, including, but not limited to animation, graphic design, display development, UX/UI and web-design.

Our Agency

At Havas, our mission is to make a meaningful difference to our people and the brands and businesses we work with. Each day, we look to create meaningful connections using creativity, technology and innovation. We do all this from our new HQ on Cuffe Street, just off Saint Stephen’s Green, where we collaborate with our four sister agencies that make up the Havas Village. As others attempt to integrate and consolidate their offering, we see our Village as Ireland’s only truly end-to-end, integrated model.

At Havas, we have an entrepreneurial culture at our heart. We believe our advantage lies in our combination of small, accountable, multi-skilled teams with networked access to specialists and local market know-how around the globe while boasting a unique and unparalleled entertainment offering through our parent company, Vivendi, and sister companies Universal Music and Gameloft.

We are looking for a talented, motivated Digital Designer to join Havas Dublin. A successful candidate will bring enthusiasm, know-how and be driven by a need to make the work matter. They will:

• Provide industry experience and platform know how to the team, understanding the technical requirements across platforms.

• Work alongside an interdisciplinary team of developers, strategists, designers and creators.

• Designing and producing interactive online content, including for display, social media, email templates and websites.

• Be able to collaborate with team to transform concepts into digital brilliance.

• Be able to liaise with media partners to provide display and banner solutions

• Identify design opportunities for clients to use digital platforms to enhance their marketing mix and maximize target engagement.

Preferred Skills:

• Experience in creating storyboards, developing animation/motion graphics, content graphics, visualization of information, and video editing with Adobe After Effects and/or Premiere.

• Ability to edit and create content for social media

• Proficient knowledge of Adobe programs: Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, Adobe XD, Adobe Premiere, InDesign.

• HTML 5 and CSS knowledge is desirable. As well as be able to design and develop simple HTML emails with tables.

• Experience in working with animated banner ads built-in Google Web Designer and knowledge of the industry standards.

• Be comfortable in creating mock-ups, prototypes, wireframes, and user interfaces

• Understanding of digital channels including site, social media, email, and paid advertising

• Knowledge of industry standards and passion for all new digital technology

• Problem-solving skills

• Attention to detail

Requirements

• 2 years + of design experience ideally within an agency setting.

• Working knowledge of the following technologies and software: Google Web Designer, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects, Adobe XD, Adobe Premiere, InDesign, HTML & CSS

• A portfolio showcasing your work.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks.

• A passion for digital communications, a curious mind and a love of learning.

If you think that this is the role for you, please contact camilla.tuffy@havas.ie by 6th August.