IN-HOUSE GRAPHIC DESIGNER - HEAD OFFICE

WHO ARE WE

Generator is on a journey. Named by Fast Company in the top 50 Most Innovative Global Companies, Generator is one of the world’s leading shared-accommodation and lifestyle brands, earning popularity through its blend of high design, budget-friendly room offerings, and experience-led social environments.

Properties are found in the most central locations in 17 cities across Europe and the U.S. including Madrid, Paris, Rome, Berlin, Miami and Washington D.C. The acquisition of award-winning Freehand Hotels expanded the brand’s U.S. footprint to four more properties and three additional cities: New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles to a total of 19 properties worldwide.

BEING YOURSELF is the key to bringing the Generator story and brand to life.
 

NUTS AND BOLTS OF THE JOB

  • Create on-brand marketing materials including: brochures, booklets, flyers, invitations, presentations, newsletters, posters, etc
  • Lead with the creation of design concepts for a range of projects with guidance and support from the Marketing Director
  • Support with marketing and design collateral for all Generator properties around the world in the creating, editing and art working of posters, flyers, menus, signage, merchandise, etc.
  • Creating Social Media collateral, advertisements and branding assets like Instagram Stories, Linkedin posts, Facebook banners, etc.
  • Compiling videos, cutting and putting them together to create high quality editorial content and be the expert in the tools and processes we use to create these
  • Preserving and refining a strong brand visual style across all design produced
  • Social copywriting experience is appreciated
  • Ensure projects are delivered to specification and clear deadlines are met
  • Understand best design practices to enable evolution of assets and templates           
  • Pitch in with your own ideas to help find innovative ways to engage our consumers

Naturally this is not intended as an exhaustive list of duties. Other duties as may be reasonably required will form part of this job description.
 

WHAT’S IN YOUR DNA

  • Passionate, motivated willing to get stuck into projects
  • Strong typography, layout and technical skills
  • Meticulously organised, and great eye for detail
  • Problem solver
  • Interested in travel and hospitality
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to fire up new ideas all the time and open to try new things
  • Social Media savvy, always looking for ways to visually  stand out from other brands and competitors
  • Witty and clever sense of humour that pushes boundaries and helps develop ideas that communicate within the Generator tone of voice.
 

YOUR ROCK STAR EXPERIENCE

  • 3+ years graphic design experience and eager to further learn, by supporting a fast-paced function in an ever expanding company
  • Experience and understanding of print process, art working and digital design
  • A portfolio that demonstrates strong conceptual skills and ideas carried out across multiple channels.
  • A high-level knowledge and experience in using the Adobe Creative Cloud suite (InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator are essential. Adobe Premier and/or After Effects - Video editing and animation would be a bonus.)
  • Capable to see projects through from brief to completion – including understanding the importance of Brand Guidelines.
  • Be a confident designer, with an eye for detail and presentation, whilst being receptive to feedback and able to handle input from members of the team.
  • Keep up to date with trends and enjoy sharing ideas with the wider team
 

OUR GLOBAL EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

  • Birthday holiday in addition to your yearly holiday allocation of 25 days
  • Employee Bounty Program providing opportunities to earn generous financial incentives for new hire referrals with no cap on number of referrals made
  • Company contribution towards gym membership fees for all eligible employees
  • Ideas Award - Quarterly award to double pay for 1 month to employee with most valuable suggestion/feedback
  • Health plan allowing cash back on dental, vision & private GP appointment
  • Employer funded life assurance at two times base salary to cover death in service lump sum payment
  • Employer funded income protection to cover 50% of base salary to cover prolonged absence from work due to incapacity
  • 2 free nights’ accommodation across any of our 19 properties
  • Reduced room rates for staff as well as friends and family members (we operate in 17 locations across Europe & US so your next holiday is sorted)
  • Social events and celebrations calendar
  • Various employee recognition schemes
  • Online learning tools
 

SO YOU THINK THIS MIGHT BE YOU?

That's cool. Send us your application in English. If you’ve got questions call us, or check www.staygenerator.com or our social media pages.

Here you may well find the answers to life, the universe and everything, including why there are no penguins at the North Pole. We look forward to hearing from you.

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