Pearson Visual Designer in United Kingdom

Visual Designer


The Design, User Experience and Media team is a dedicated, professional, supportive and knowledgeable group of people who work creatively to deliver outstanding qualification and learning resources and services for the UK Schools and Colleges market. Within the group, we have a dedicated team that lead on the creative design for product marketing materials and marketing campaigns. Supporting the UK Schools Marketing business, the team will drive on the rich visual engagement and appropriateness of design for the markets. Ensuring product packaging and marketing materials have a consistent, attractive and unique look that creates brand recognition and delivers a consistent brand experience for our customers.

The visual designer within the marketing design team supports the delivery of high quality visual design for all types of marketing collateral. Under guidance from the senior designers and Design Manager, the visual designer will adopt the visual principles within the brand guidelines, to create a consistency across all marketing communication channels.

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We are looking for a visual designer to join the marketing design team within the Design, User Experience and Media team. To deliver high quality visual design for all types of marketing collateral and campaigns for the UK Schools business.

The role requires close collaboration with key stakeholders, to ensure the product brand visual identity is adopted consistently across all marketing communication channels and supports the delivery of a consistent brand experience for the customers.

The key areas of focus:

  • Champions good brand practice and liaises closely with key branding stakeholders.

  • Works collaboratively with Design Manager/Senior designers to apply and where appropriate create, product brand guidelines, that ensure a consistency of branding is implemented, creating a consistent user experience.

  • Under guidance from senior designers and design manager, ensures standards of design, illustration and animation are in line with industry standards.

  • Has an understanding of responsive design and the ability to apply appropriate visual design layers.

  • Has a basic understanding of front end technologies especially HTML and CSS to ensure that interactions can be supported and the technology capabilities exploited fully.

  • Implement usability and accessibility guidelines for all visual design elements, eg: print and digital marketing collateral, website designs, infographics, interactive PDF’s.

  • Work closely with Marketing department, to inform on briefing, and ensure best working practices and processes are followed.

Primary Location: United Kingdom

Other Locations GB-GB-London, GB-GB-Oxford

Work Locations: GB-London-190 High Holborn 190 High Holborn London WC1V 7BH

Job: Publishing

Organization: Core

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Jan 14, 2019

Job Unposting: Feb 13, 2019

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 1815889

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.