Design jobs: find your dream role with Creative Bloq

The creative industries are thriving, however, in such a competitive market, landing that dream job has never been more challenging. The good news is there are plenty of amazing design jobs up for grabs – and we've got details of them right here. 

The hottest design jobs in June 2019

Whether you want to elevate your career in web design, move up the graphic design ladder or get your first internship, we've teamed up with Lovedesignjobs to bring you the most sought-after jobs from around the globe, and provide a comprehensive resource for posting roles. As we type, there are approximately 16,000 creative jobs live on our jobs board, so you're guaranteed to find something of interest. 

If you're looking for discipline-specific roles, head over to our dedicated graphic design jobs, web design jobs, or art jobs posts, where you'll find details of all the best opportunities from around the globe. 

Otherwise, read on to discover the hottest international design jobs this week...

Job of the week

Lead Character Artist – Blizzard Entertainment

  • Location: Irving, California
  • Salary: DOE

A new and unannounced Diablo project needs an experienced Character Artist who can create, sculpt, model and texture compelling assets using PBR pipelines. Part of a close-knit and diverse team of passionate and talented developers, you will possess a comprehensive understanding of form, colour, and light both for 2D and 3D assets. As official team leader, you must be keen to lead, direct and inspire your teammates. A minimum of five yrs in game development is required. You must be skilled at building character assets in Maya, ZBrush, Substance Designer and Photoshop.

UK jobs

2D Artist – Game Development

  • Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (DOE)

An exciting AAA games development house is on the lookout for a standout artist who specialises in 2D, and can demonstrate a wide range of styles. They should be able to complete work on UI look and feel, marketing production and assist with concept art when required.

Senior Graphic Designer

  • Location: Bedford, UK
  • Salary: Competitive

A luxury goods company is seeking a talented senior designer who can push boundaries and understand that perception of a brand is key. This person can clearly communicate a lifestyle as well as a luxury brand. The senior designer will work to commercially engage customers with the brand message. It is a varied graphic design role that will produce outstanding, visually engaging and original material across a broad spectrum of mediums.

Full Stack C# Web Developer (Learn React/JS!!) Derby

  • Location: Derby, UK
  • Salary: £35000-£40000 + bonus

A market-leading firm in Derby seeks Full Stack Developer with a good working knowledge of web development and cloud based architecture. You'll be well versed in C# .NET Core, WEB API, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, SQL Server and Entity Framework. Any exposure to React/Redux or TypeScript would be an advantage. (If not, they'll be willing to up skill the right candidate).

Internship: Project Manager – creative

  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £14,000 per annum, pro-rata

This is a fantastic opportunity to break into a global marketing agency. The company operates from London, New York and Nice. It has an extraordinary client list, only working with global brands. Do you have a design background i.e graphic, industrial etc? Ideally you should have knowledge and experience in creating visual outputs using the Adobe suite. The role starts out as a short term internship as a creative Project Manager and Executive Assistant to the Creative Director, with a high probability of going permanent for the right candidate. Permanent salaries can range from £20,000 - £40,000 depending on your skill set.

3D Digital Product Artist – CGI/CAD/Rendering

  • Location: Southampton, UK
  • Salary: £250-£350 per day

An established retailer is looking for an experienced 3D Artist/CGI Artist who will be creating models from scratch using CAD. You will be skilled at scene creation from 3D assets, texture and material creation, high-end render output and post production using Adobe Photoshop. This is a contract role.

Graphic Designer (mid-weight)

  • Location: East London, UK
  • Salary: £27,000

The Ladbrokes Coral design studio wants to recruit an enthusiastic Graphic Designer to help support all departments in delivering industry-leading campaigns across retail. This involves creating and delivering eye-catching, engaging designs for all shop PoS, social media, internal communications and digital screens systems featured in the retail estate. It also means ensuring the product is consistent throughout, in accordance with relevant brand guidelines.

WordPress Web Developer

  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: £40000 - £52000

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented WordPress Developer to join a well established and really well-regarded high traffic media platform based in the heart of London. The organisation is large, well established and employee focused. You will be using your PHP, MySQL, HTML5 and WordPress skills, and will be a PHP Developer with at least 2-3 years experience. Any knowledge of AWS is a real benefit.

Graphic Designer: Intern

  • Location: Leeds, UK
  • Salary: £17,681-£18,721, personal development opportunities, 27 days holidays per year plus bank holidays

Do you have a degree in Graphic Design or equivalent? Are you looking for an incredible fast moving organisation to develop and flourish within? This exciting opportunity to be part of a group of FE colleges including Leeds City College, Keighley College, Leeds College of Music, amongst others, includes designing all visual content across traditional and digital channels including: corporate literature, exhibitions, events, web, email and social media. You will work closely with the design and student recruitment and marketing team to create quality design briefs on time, to budget and on brand.

Senior Mobile Developer

  • Location: Nottingham, UK
  • Salary: £50,000

A Senior Mobile Developer is urgently needed to join a dedicated development team at a leading creative agency at their Nottingham offices. You will be directly involved in driving the software development for some huge projects, working across the full spectrum of web development, UI/UX and application design. This is a crucial role that requires a motivated, driven and experienced Mobile Developer.

Games Artist/Ilustrator/Animator Mobile Gaming

  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: DOE

An experienced Mid to Senior Games Artist/Illustrator is required to work for this expanding mobile gaming business, at their new offices in Central London. You will be proficient in 2D/3D mobile gaming and Adobe Creative Suite with solid drawing and digital illustration skills. You must be keen to up your game in animation and graphics. Portfolio of previous work is essential.

.NET Web Developer .NET/JavaScript/HTML

  • Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £40,000-£55,000 + benefits

A successful, growing brand is looking for the next talented .NET Web Developer to work in a tech team. The candidate should be technically strong, keen on using lean or Agile processes and great at collaborating and knowledge sharing. This is a perfect role for a .Net Developer who enjoys wen development.

Project Manager – Digital & Creative

  • Location: Uxbridge, UK
  • Salary: £40,000-£45,000

This is an exciting and interesting opportunity. A leading creative and digital agency, based in Uxbridge, is after a digitally-savvy and creative Project Manager. They will be working as part of an embedded team of 30 within a large European client across the German/French/Spanish markets. You will be managing a team that will sit under the following disciplines: strategy, creative & copywriting, production and publishing. The role involves working alongside a team of Project Managers that manage other European markets. Owning the task management of projects from your European market, you will lead the shaping and progressing of the country market assets.

3D Architectural CGI Artist

  • Location: Raydon, Suffolk
  • Salary: £27,000-£40,000

A mid to senior-level CGI Artist with strong background in 3D Visualisation, specifically 3DS Max and VRAY, is required to work with various clients in the east of England. The ideal candidate will have an established background in illustrating for the purposes of architectural work, possibly attained through CGI or an animation agency. A great opportunity for a creative and open minded individual that can get to work quickly.

Digital Graphic Designer – Beauty Brands

  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: DOE

With at least 2 years' experience as a designer in either agency or brand side, you will be working in the communications team on a highly innovative premium beauty brand. You will possess a track record of success in producing creative, on-brand digital assets and have experience in beauty, fashion or even trend-led gifting. You will also have a excellent grasp of the Apple Creative Suite and an understanding of HTML and CSS.

Graduate IT Technician (ERP Intern)

  • Location: Milton Keynes (MK9)
  • Salary: Up to £24,000 

Are you looking for your first job? Are you a Graduate with a Degree in Computing or a similar subject? Do you want to to join a market leading organisation based in Milton Keynes? If yes, then this opportunity is for you. An ERP intern is wanted to assist the Business Systems Team in the overall development and maintenance of ERP applications alignment with ongoing business systems and strategic programs. The role will also provide IT support to the end users.

Junior Web Developer

  • Location: Eastbourne, UK
  • Salary: £20,000-£30,000

Looking to create cutting-edge web based applications utilising the latest technologies, in a friendly, dynamic and focused environment? With ownership of your own projects, you will be given the chance to flourish as you gain more experience. This is a progressive internet based company that specialises in real-time services and web application management systems. Don't delay. Apply now.

UI Artist

  • Location: Oxford, UK
  • Salary: £30,000-£40,000 + benefits

A sports gaming company need an UI Artist/2D Designer to become part of its mobile games team. You will have experience in using Illustrator and Photoshop, excellent skills in graphic design, understand Mobile UX techniques and like working within a small but passionate team.

Part Time Graphic Designer

  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: £200-£250 per day

An iconic fashion footwear and lifestyle company is looking for a part time Graphic Designer to work at the London based office twice a week. This role will start ASAP and is ongoing. Work will include: creative designs for retail content as well as concepts for digital assets.

Junior Java Developer

  • Location: Edinburgh, Midlothian
  • Salary: Competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package with day one health benefits

A Junior Java Developer is needed to help develop a range of products across body-worn and in-car video hardware, as well as software and service solutions to organisations around the world across a range of industries, including: police and security services, local government, security, retail and transport. You will join a team of developers, taking responsibility for implementing a range of new features, as well as improving the architecture, performance and scalability of the existing product.

Creative Web Designer

  • Location: South Manchester, UK
  • Salary: £25,000-£32,000 (dependent on experience)

Award-winning digital marketing and design agency seeks ambitious an Creative Web Designer who has previous experience working in a similar role, and is keen to develop and progress.

Senior/Midweight Motion Graphics Artist

  • Location: Sandhurst, Berkshire
  • Salary: £25,000-£30,000 + benefits

This is an opportunity to work with some amazing brands using skills in Adobe Creative Cloud, DUIK Element 3D,Video Copilots Lens Flare and more. You will need a good understanding of 2D and 2.5 animation and an interest in VR. It is a key requirement for this role that you enjoy working directly with clients.

Marketing/Graphic Designer

  • Location: East London, UK
  • Salary: £25,000-£30,000

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established company that provides services across property development, construction and real estate. The company is seeking a self-motivated individual with drive and ambition. The role includes a mix of graphic design and marketing, to manage all aspects of the company's marketing and branding for both online and promotional events.

Midweight Art Director/Designer

  • Location: Manchester, UK
  • Salary: £25,000-£30,000 

One of Manchester’s top independent agencies are looking for a Midweight Art Director/Designer. You’ll need to be a hybrid, capable of idea generation and concepts, as well as crafting beautiful design. You need at least 18 months agency experience under your belt as either an Art Director or Designer. You’ll be working on both offline and online campaign work for a variety of brands, everything from print to digital. If you’re looking for somewhere to work on a mix of exciting campaigns, as part of a great creative team, get in touch!

Creative Web Designer - Web/App/Mobile Design

  • Location: Birmingham, UK
  • Salary: £35,000-£45,000 (negotiable)

A multi award-winning games company near Birmingham is seeking a multi-platform design expert working within our Digital Marketing team on a wide variety of web, app and mobile based design projects, collaborating with cross-functional teams.

UX/UI Designer

  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: DOE

A Sunday Times Tech Track winner is looking for a talented designer with a passion for user-centric design. Working closely with other designers, developers and stakeholders, you will be responsible for creating responsive on-brand user interfaces through research, data, a strong process and a good understanding of design principles and feedback.

US jobs

A web design/ UX specialist is required by, Washinton's premier lifestyle site. You will be responsible for the design and usability of the site, digital products and newsletters. The role is a hybrid position that combines visual design with user experience. It is a collaborative position, that involves working with editorial, events, marketing, and advertising teams while reporting into a separate web department.

Graphic Designer/Video Content Creator

  • Location: Miami, Florida
  • Salary: $16-20 per hour depending on experience + benefits

Bang Clothes Corp is looking for a team member that thrives on being creative and organized. They will help produce assets and content from concept to post-production. The ideal candidate is comfortable with pop culture and the fashion space, has a keen eye for photography and design, is fluent with trends, media, entertainment, LGBTQ+ culture, DJ/clubbing/pool-party lifestyle, resort & vacation spots, etc.

Art Instructor

  • Location: Stockton, California
  • Salary: DOE

If you love working with children and you want to share your passion and love for art, then this is a perfect role. Young Rembrandts, a national award-winning after-school drawing program, seeks energetic and passionate candidates who want to inspire and teach modern drawing techniques to the next generation of budding artists and illustrators. A great role that helps children to express their imaginations and nurtures young talent.

Creative Director

  • Location: New York City, USA
  • Salary: DOE

This is an amazing opportunity to work for one of the most respected TV broadcasters on its new direct-to-consumer streaming service. The DTC Creative Director will help to manage the perception of NBC Universal's streaming video service for branding, original IP and its rich library of famous programmes. The Creative Director will be consistently bringing their creative mind to a host of brand campaigns, creating the assets that support the campaigns, ideation and stunts, marketing. They will partner with the AD and Content Sales teams and fill numerous other exciting roles.

Digital Content Pre-Editor

  • Location: Burbank, California
  • Salary: DOE

Blizzard Entertainment is seeking a Producer-Editor who's passionate about the video game industry, esports and content creation. The ideal candidate is driven, a creative self-starter and is ready to create daily original native video content for the Overwatch League's social pages. This position requires expertise both in video content creation and social media content optimization and will be dedicated to the digital content team supporting the Overwatch League. Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite, proficient across Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube (Tik Tok and Snapchat a plus).

Motion Graphics Editor

  • Location: San Francisco, CA
  • Salary: DOE

Rodan & Fields, the renowned skincare company is looking for a successful Motion Graphics Artist to join the video team. You will work closely with the Director and Senior Management team to lead the creative vision, bring ideas to the fore and sell them to senior management. You will enjoy developing how-to videos, digital marketing initiatives and will mentor your team throughout the various stages of this mutil-faceted role.

Corporate Affairs Senior Manager – Lead Graphic Designer and Visual Storyteller

  • Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Salary: DOE

The Senior Manager is responsible for establishing and maintaining a consistent look and feel across Amgen materials and digital channels; they must actively translate critical messaging into visually compelling content for publishing across digital channels.

Graphic Designer – Apparel (PUMA)

  • Location: Boston, MA
  • Salary:  $70,000-$80,000

A great opportunity to be at the centre of creating the graphic language and product design enhancements for the North American and Latin American regions. You will partner with the various internal design teams and innovate to uncover the capabilities and limitations of the source base. Keeping a close eye on margins and costs, you will be heavily involved in the design and execution of seasonal collections and all-season products.

Entry Level Graphic Designer

  • Location: Portland, Maine
  • Salary: Negotiable

This entry level Graphic Designer will provide graphic design skills for projects that support product design, merchandising, product development and production. They will also contribute to the design and development of youth graphics, graphic t-shirts, and baseball cap graphics. The company is looking for someone that has experience working with graphic t-shirts and baseball cap graphics, and ideally someone with the ability to conceive and sketch ideas. 

Jobs: rest of the world

Project Manager – FMCG Branding

  • Location: Paris, France
  • Salary: €30,000-€40,000

An exciting role for a Project Manager with more than two years design agency experience. The PM will manage all projects for this consumer branding and packaging design agency. Duties include managing relations with customers, developing the accounts, negotiation, monitoring the margins and ensuring that all stakeholders and customers are supported at all times.

Digital Marketing Executive

  • Location: Barcelona, Spain
  • Salary: €16,000-€19,200 negotiable

Do you want to work in an international company, developing your skills globally and with exceptional conditions? You will join its new office in Barcelona. This is a unique opportunity to learn in an international company, for those who want to start taking the first steps in the world of Digital Marketing. We are looking for a Digital Marketing Assistant, who will focus on Google Ads, and support Facebook and DSP.

Junior Designer

  • Location: Berlin, Germany
  • Salary: DOE

MC, an international German fully-integrated ad agency network is looking for a Junior Designer. The candidate will have a varied role with responsibilities including developing websites and mobile apps for national and international clients from politics and business. They will also be developing and visualising intuitive user interfaces and developing new concepts and executing those new ideas, collaborating with both internal expertise and with the clients. A good knowledge of front-end technologies like HTML5, (X) HTML, CSS2.1 and CSS3, web standards and cross-browser compatibilities is essential.

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