Graphic Designer

  • Location: Belfast City Centre
  • Salary: To be discussed

Germinal is seeking a talented and disciplined Graphic Designer to join its in house marketing team. The successful applicant will work in a fast-paced environment serving the needs of the Germinal Group in the UK, Ireland, and New Zealand.

The Role

  • Work directly with the Marketing Manager to ensure consistent quality and style for all internal and external communications collateral to include a varied combination of print and digital outputs
  • Work closely with the Digital and E-commerce team to create new and ongoing graphic assets
  • Provide design support and advice across the Germinal group
  • Liaise with printers and other suppliers from job spec through delivery
  • Work to strict deadlines
  • Act as a guardian of the Germinal brand and associated brands while working closely with external creative agencies

Essential skills

  • Qualified to degree level in Graphic Design or similar
  • 3+ years’ experience of multi-media design
  • Experienced using the Adobe Creative Suite on an Apple Mac
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
  • Highly creative and innovative
  • Understand all forms of print and digital/social platforms
  • Attention to detail with excellent organisation and communication skills

Desired Skills

  • Experience in digital video editing
  • Experience in still photography

About Germinal

Germinal is a leading grass and forage seed specialist. We develop sustainable grassland varieties and supply a range of premium agricultural seed to the UK, Irish and New Zealand markets.  We also service the professional amenity sector with high performance seed, supplying exclusive UK bred varieties to greenkeepers, turf growers, grounds staff, landscape contractors, architects, agronomists, and ecologists.

We have recently moved to a central Belfast office location and are engaged in creating a positive space which will include:

  • Open plan office
  • Break out area with games
  • Modern kitchen facilities
  • Showers
  • Smart casual dress code
  • Long service holidays and awards
  • Pension scheme

To apply please forward your CV and a cover letter to jointheteam@germinal.com.