Assistant Designer (Digital Media)

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Assistant Designer (Digital Media)

Date: 29-Dec-2016

Location: London, United Kingdom

Company: Burberry Limited

Req ID: 96350

Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core.  Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations. Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company and constantly leverages the energy of its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward. Headquartered in London, Burberry is a design, marketing and retail led business with a global reputation for innovative product design, digital marketing initiatives and dynamic retail strategies.

Burberry is the leading Digital luxury brand, and we are looking for a talented and highly motivated Assistant Digital Designer to work across their global media channels.

Being one of the biggest luxury advertisers in the world, Burberry requires someone with a keen interest in the field of digital media, to drive large-scale, global campaigns where creativity, innovation and pixel perfection is key.


  • A highly creative mind, looking to challenge themselves in an environment that encourages fresh thinking and innovative practice
  • You should hold a strong interest in the world of Digital media – across the various channels it encompasses, with an understanding for what makes great advertising
  • Should have confidence in expressing your creative ideas and an ability to quickly formulate concepts
  • A passion for storytelling through your work, with an eye for Art Direction and content curation
  • You should possess a strong sensibility for the fashion aesthetic, coupled with a clean and simple design style


  • Concept and design for digital campaigns across Email, and 3rd Party retailers
  • A key player in the creative concepts for upcoming digital media campaigns; taking projects through from concept, to delivery
  • Creative content creation for use across global digital channels
  • Working collaboratively within a design team, demonstrating an ability to assist others in your team when necessary
  • Working closely with internal Art Direction and Development teams to ensure bring ideas from concept through to reality.


  • A highly motivated Assistant Designer with a strong eye for detail and a drive to develop and learn from others
  • A portfolio exhibiting strong design and conceptual skills (whether in education or in industry) and a fresh approach to design challenges.
  • Knowledge of global digital platforms, including the constraints and creative possibilities of each
  • Experience in designing for Email, with experience in storyboarding and animation beneficial
  • A creative mind, that thrives on story telling through their design work
  • Experience in content creation for either digital or print usage
  • An ability to quickly formulate ideas – whether through sketches, animated storyboards or mockups
  • Someone with cultural awareness of the design landscape with respect to current creative and marketing trends
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS is beneficial
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to liaise effectively with other members of the team and departments.

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || London || Creative || Creative Media || n/a ||

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