Job Vacancy – Junior Creative

London, UK

Who we are

Co-owned by David Beckham and launched on the London Stock Exchange in October 2020, Guild Esports is a new, global esports organisation. Celebrating and harnessing the loyalty of sports enthusiasts worldwide, Guild sits at the centre of competitive gaming, entertainment, and lifestyle - and we’re here to create a new level of excellence in gaming. At Guild, we pride ourselves on having a best-in-class esports team and operations by launching a unique, UK-based talent pipeline for esports athletes based on the traditional sports academy. We have a holistic approach across the entertainment industry and provide exclusive opportunities to work with exciting brands across a range of industries.

The opportunity

Guild’s Creative Team is looking for a new Junior Creative! We are searching for an extraordinary designer to work directly with the creative team. The Junior Creative will create original designs in response to briefs, work swiftly and efficiently in a support role, and approach learning new skills with optimism and openness. This role communicates original ideas effectively and clearly through design and drives these ideas forward within the wider Guild business.

This role is an opportunity to learn from creative experts in the esports and gaming industries, whilst helping to build a unique world-class brand. The Junior Creative must be open-minded and willing to expand their skills, with the support of Senior Creatives.

What you’ll do

  • Develop engaging and impactful designs for digital usage

  • Work with and develop design templates in-line with Guild’s brand guidelines

  • Create presentation decks

  • Develop social media assets

  • Collaborate with the wider organisation to ensure projects meet deadlines

  • Develop assets for partners and external stakeholders, as required

  • Ensure all designs are in-line with Guild’s brand guidelines

  • Generate new content ideas with the wider creative team

  • Work weekend hours, if required. (Guild has a TOIL policy which is followed for such occasions)

  • All staff are responsible for the wellbeing and safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults on all Guild sites

  • Complete additional duties as may be required

What we look for

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, etc.)

  • Strong knowledge of typography, graphic and layout design

  • Figma experience desired but not essential

  • Basic 3D and motion graphics knowledge required

  • Experience working with Google slides and other layout & presentation software

  • Understanding of both technical and creative processes

  • Ability to make astute decisions and fulfil client requirements

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • A positive, enthusiastic attitude towards work

  • Proactive, self-starter, willing learner and a team player

  • Interest in gaming, traditional sports, entertainment and lifestyle brands is an asset

  • Fine-tuned time management and organisational skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, proven ability to effectively manage key working relationships

  • Excellent organisational and time management skills, with the ability to work to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment

  • Willingness to continuously develop professional skills

  • Ability to work in collaboration with the wider Creative and Production teams

  • You must have the right to work in the UK

Have you got what it takes? Come and join us as part of the #GuildGang. We offer competitive salary, benefits, flexibility, and perks, and we take care of our team – you grow as we grow!

Guild Esports is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.