Artworker / Designer

Job Roles:
Marketing, Other
Organisation Type:
Further Education
FE College
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Art and Design
South East
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
£26-29,000 FTE pa plus benefits
10th Nov 2017
Start Date:
University College of Estate Management (UCEM)
Job Ref:

Artworker / Designer
Full time (35 hrs/wk), permanent
Based central Reading, Berkshire
Salary £26-29,000 FTE pa plus benefits

University College of Estate Management (UCEM) is the leading international provider of supported online learning for the Built Environment, with over 90 years’ experience in providing the highest quality learning opportunities for the industry. UCEM offers a range of property-related academic programmes, as well as providing professional development and tailor-made corporate training courses.

You will work in this busy, inhouse design function role primarily designing the UCEM internal and external communications, ensuring that you are driving integrated marketing activities and recognising the UCEM brand.

You will be responsible for:

• Creating design concepts in response to marketing briefs.
• Artworking of designs.
• Supporting and overseeing third party suppliers, where required.
• Supporting photographic and AV shoots.
• Advertising.
• Digital asset creation, including e-campaigns, banners and MPU’s.

A degree in a graphic design, or related subject, is essential as is experience of working in an in-house design or design role within an agency. You must have experience of artworking and an excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative suite. You will need to have previous experience of photography retouching and the ability to take on feedback to adapt to stakeholder needs and requirements. HTML knowledge would be beneficial but not essential as is previous experience and awareness or accessibility and usability best practice principles.

At UCEM we expect all our employees to demonstrate our values: Passion, Integrity, Excellence and Support.


We have a very detailed job specification for this role so please, before applying, take a look:


For an informal discussion about the role please contact Danielle Griessenbock on 0118 921 4367 or alternatively contact the HR team on 0118 467 7051 / 2113 or


To apply please send your CV, covering letter, and Recruitment Check Form to


Friday 1 December 2017 at 5.00 p.m.


Please note any appointment to this post is conditional upon and subject to an enhanced certificate (criminal record check) issued by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), which will also include a check of the DBS Barred Lists.


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Closing Date:
Contact Details:
University College of Estate Management (UCEM)
Tel: n/a
Contact: R Kipling

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