Design jobs: find your dream role with Creative Bloq

Design jobs: find your dream role with Creative Bloq


The creative industries are thriving, however, in such a competitive market, landing that dream job has never been more challenging. The good news is there are plenty of amazing design jobs up for grabs – and we’ve got details of them right here. 

The hottest design jobs in April 2019

Whether you want to elevate your career in web design, move up the graphic design ladder or get your first internship, we’ve teamed up with Lovedesignjobs to bring you the most sought-after jobs from around the globe, and provide a comprehensive resource for posting roles. As we type, there are approximately 16,000 creative jobs live on our jobs board, so you’re guaranteed to find something of interest. 

If you’re looking for discipline-specific roles, head over to our dedicated graphic design jobs, web design jobs, or art jobs posts, where you’ll find details of all the best opportunities from around the globe. 

Otherwise, read on to discover the hottest international design jobs this week…

Job of the week

Creative Director

  • Location: Maidenhead, UK
  • Salary: £70,000 – £80,000

This dynamic and fast-expanding agency is looking for someone to lead their creative team. The right candidate could currently be working as a Creative Director, Design Director or Conceptual Designer. 

You’ll be asked to lead, manage and develop the creative and senior design team to ensure all client briefs are delivered to the highest standards, within budget, to deadline and in-line with all stakeholder expectations. As well as many other duties, you will be expected to create and take ownership of all conceptual ideation, direct and motivate the agency creative team of art directors, illustrators, motion developers and copywriters.

UK jobs

Games Artist, 2D, Art, UI 

  • Location: Leeds, UK
  • Salary: Up to £35,000

A 2D games specialist is required by an ambitious and exciting games company. You might have played some of these well-known games in your childhood and here is your chance to get involved in their creation today! Candidates should have solid 2D art skills, as well as UI design experience. Knowledge of the Unity 5/Unreal 4 engines would be advantageous. If you are a passionate artist they want to hear from you. 

Art Director

  • Location: Colchester
  • Salary: £40,000-£42,000

A leading marketing agency needs an Art Director to oversee its team of creative individuals. You will need previous agency experience (at least 5 years), multi-channel experience and an outstanding portfolio. You will need to be keen to lead from the front when overseeing all campaigns, marketing communications and advertising. This role is very hand-on, strategic and requires you to take responsibility for the development of the creative department. 

Junior Web Developer

  • Location: Chester, UK
  • Salary: £35,000

A fast growing, market leading Data Quality Solutions company has an opportunity for a Junior Web Developer to join its team. You will be providing a range of solutions to help its clientele to enhance and understand its data. Don’t miss the chance to join this relaxed and friendly environment that has top of the range tools and software.

Web Developer

  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: Up to £65,000

A London-based InsurTech start-up needs a Web Developer to join its team. If you want the chance to innovate, design and create amazing software in a fast-paced environment then find out more. You’ll be responsible for working with the Product Delivery Team to develop and design user interfaces. 

Graphic Design Assistant

  • Location: Cheshire, UK
  • Salary: Competitive benefits

An award-winning, prestigious travel company is searching for a Graphic Design Assistant to join its team. The right candidate will be creative with an eye for detail who is able to adapt and alter their style to adapt to a brief.

The role involves creating artwork across a range of media including brochures, magazines, website and advertisements. If you are passionate about graphic design and have creative flair, you may be right for this role which could take your career to the next level.

Graphic Design Manager

  • Location: London, UK
  • Salary: Negotiable

This highly successful high street fashion brand is looking for an interim Graphic Design Manager to lead its large design team. If you are someone with strong hands-on experience as well as a great creative background, they want to hear from you.

Creative Graphic Designereco

  • Location: Oxford, UK
  • Salary: Up to £35,000

If you are a talented and creative designer with an interest in the environment and sustainability then this is the role for you. You will be coming up with creative ideas and engaging designs across print, digital, web and exhibition. You’ll be producing all marketing collateral, working with in-house teams on campaigns, providing creative input with the aim to tell a visual story and collaborating with the organisation’s clients on their projects. 

Web design Executive

  • Location: York, UK
  • Salary: £30,000

A web Designer with extensive responsive design experience is required for a well-established and successful creative business. Day to day you will be creating engaging websites across a range of projects using your PHP skills, HTML and CSS3. You will also be exposed to different technologies, developing your knowledge of Javascript/Jquery and creating new ideas to enhance the usability of your clients’ websites. 

Creative Graphic Designer – superyacht media brand 

  • Location: London, UK 
  • Salary: Up to £35,000 pension benefits 

The definitive luxury yachting and lifestyle website for high net-worth individuals is looking for a creative graphic designer. This role will be highly involved in developing a new websites, print projects and daily banner advertisements. You will also be designing invitations and proposals for clients who want to charter, purchase or refit a superyacht. This is a challenging role for a multi-skilled designer who wants a diverse workload.

US jobs

Graphic Design/Art Director

  • Location: Miami, Florida
  • Salary: Competitive

A candidate with 2 years of graphic design experience, preferably with agencies, is needed to join the design team of Thr33hold, a communications, brand and PR agency. If you are a strong conceptual thinker who can present ideas and execute teammate’s ideas flawlessly, this role might be one for you. An understanding of social media campaign and content is a plus.

Senior Web Developer

  • Location: New York
  • Salary: Competitive

The Nature’s Bounty Co., a global, multi-brand company, requires a Senior Web Developer. Among other qualifications, the right candidate will have 5 years of experience and a relevant degree as well as understanding of industry best practices for designing scaleable applications. The role involves assisting in the design and maintenance of the company’s web-based applications, mentoring other employees and other duties. 

Art Director

  • Location: Irvine, California
  • Salary: Depends on experience

Boardriders, Inc. is the world’s leading action sports and lifestyle company that designs, produces and distributes branded apparel, footwear and accessories. Working on one of its brands, Vonzipper, the Art Director will craft and curate the visual identity & creative direction of the brand, collaborating with product development, sales, marketing and VZ’s advocates. A technical knowledge of all the creative suite applications is a must, as well as familiarity with still and video photography.

Web Design Team Lead

  • Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Salary: Competitive package

Cambium Learning Group, a leading educational solutions and services company, needs a leader for their Learning A-Z web design team. The qualified candidate will be responsible for guiding a team of web designers and UX professionals. They will be working collaboratively with product managers and engineers throughout the product development lifecycle, to design and develop great software that helps over 8 million kids learn to read. 

Graphic Designer, Print & Pattern

  • Location: Baltimore, Maryland
  • Salary: Based on experience

Under Armour, the renowned athletics apparel company, need a Designer-AOP specialist for women and girls. The right candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to the vision of the brand and utilise their experience in cutting edge, trend-right and brand-right textile and graphic designs. 5 years of relevant work experience is required for this role.

3D Digital Design Engineer

  • Location: Portland, Oregan
  • Salary: DOE

Columbia Footwear requires a Footwear 3D Digital Design Engineer who has a strong design portfolio, expertise in 2D and 3D product design and computational design software. Experience in footwear product design would be beneficial. As our 3D Digital Design Engineer, you will work within the Footwear PCT identify new digital capabilities, design products and streamline product design, development and manufacturing.

Motion Graphics Designer

  • Location: Harrison, New York State
  • Salary: Competitive salary and package

ANC does amazing things to turn the world around us into theatre. The company is looking for a talented motion graphics designer to join a fun working environment where people love what they do. You will have a love for visual storytelling, great topography skills and a good sense of timing. The role involves using 2D & 3D techniques using Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Cinema 4D, Illustrator and Premiere. A degree in animation, design or something related is also required. 

Lead Global Retail Graphic Designer 

  • Location: Anaheim, California 
  • Salary: $52,000-$87,000 

Under Armour is looking for a Graphic Designer that can create visual communications that mirror the global retail goals and concepts. The successful candidate needs to be willing to take on responsibility, and be able to collaborate with other departments. The ability to respond quickly to briefs and to thrive under pressure is also important. 

Game Design Intern 

  • Location: Orlando, Florida 
  • Salary:  Renumeration/expenses not disclosed 

EA Games makes market leading games like FIFA Soccer, NBA LIVE Basketball and Tiger Woods PGA Tour, and they are seeking a games design intern to join their team full time for three months. You will be looking after the core and meta-game while creating new features. A great opportunity for someone looking for an internship at a mega-brand, you must have two years experience in the industry. 

Jobs: rest of the world

Senior Art Director/Packaging Designer 

  • Location: Paris, France
  • Salary: Up to €60,000 DOE 

This is an amazing opportunity to work as an Art Director for an agency in Paris that specializes in luxury clients. Those clients include luxury wines, spirits, Champagne, Cognac and also some more mainstream products.  The agency is looking for someone that can create new work and see it through to completion. Working with with the Project and Account Management team, you will have 5 yrs experience in an agency or in-house creative team and have a excellent grasp of Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator. 

Junior Art Director

  • Location: Munich, Germany
  • Salary: Circa €55,000 basic excellent benefits

A hugely successful and ambitious fashion retailer requires a Junior Art Director responsible largely for creating campaigns and photo productions. Reporting to the Senior Art Director, your skills and creative ideas will be deployed across e-commerce, digital storytelling and luxury branding.  

Lovedesignjobs and Creative Bloq

With demand higher than ever for creative and design professionals, we have partnered with Lovedesignjobs to provide this extensive resource for both jobseekers and recruiters.

At Lovedesignjobs, you’ll find over 16,000 global design jobs live right now. Listings are updated and refreshed on a daily basis, and include our pick of the Job of the Week.

So whether you’re a graduate looking for your first role, a freelancer seeking a permanent position, or an experienced creative professional hunting for your next promotion, take a look at our thousands of creative jobs, and see where your career could take you. 

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