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Digital Design Work Placement

Listing ID: 942560

Digital Design Work Placement

Type of Position: Internship / Work Placement
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Alex and Alexa
Location: Central London, London, UK
Length of Internship / Placement: 9-12 months
Hours: Full Time
Compensation: Allowance / Expenses
Allowance / Expenses Details: Travel expenses (no limit) / Lunch (capped)
Reporting To: Creative Lead
Twitter Handle: @alexandalexa
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 2 weeks 1 day
About: is one of the U.K’s leading online children’s retailers. From classic and traditional clothing to playful and cutting-edge designs, Alex and Alexa carries an exciting and diverse range of international fashion and sportswear brands, alongside homewares and toys. The portfolio includes premium and luxury brands such as Gucci, Chloé, Stella McCartney Kids, Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana, Nike, adidas and Lacoste. Alex and Alexa aims to bring “The World’s Best Kids Brands” to discerning consumers at the click of a button. Alex and Alexa is part of the Babyshop Group, which also encompasses Babyshop, Lekmer and Oii, making it part of the largest multi-channel children’s clothing and products retailer in Europe.

We are offering a Digital Design Student Work Placement for a Student undertaking their industry placement to join the team working closely with our marketing and creative design teams. You will create visually stunning and technically well produced marketing assets for emails, onsite, banners and generally assist the design team with day-to-day projects.  We are looking for minimum 9 month placement (up to 12 months available) with immediate start available.  To qualify for the role you must be studying, and the placement must form part of your course requirement.

Key day-to-day accountability and projects

  • Design and produce attractive and on brand digital marketing assets, ensuring all artwork produced meets the needs, requirements and brand values
  • Managing and produce own projects from concept to completion
  • Take direction from the creative lead and digital marketing team
  • Input to creative meetings and sharing ideas
  • Communicating and Liaising with team members to receive feedback
  • Supporting the team throughout the execution of campaigns and projects

Your skills and experience

  • Comfortable Student level working knowledge in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Good eye for type, images and layout
  • Proactive, able to take initiative and ability to work to deadlines
  • Take pride in work and great team player
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Some creative industry experience (is a plus)
  • Good organisational skills that support the rest of the team
  • Willingness to listen to feedback and improve design standards

What you will learn / we will teach you:

  • How to create digital design marketing assets for an e-commerce retailer, for a variety of channels, including onsite, to email, to social etc.
  • How to work within the design team to help produce creative content for campaigns from brainstorms to final output.
  • You'll learn about and take part in the preparation and creative process for seasonal fashion photoshoots.
  • Gain a deeper understanding about integrating trade needs and statistics, into design for e-commerce.
  • How to work to fast pace industry deadlines and take on professional feedback based on design standards and optimisation.

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