Appointments: Graphic Designer

18
Dec
2018

Do you want to help deliver a bold new vision for UK motorsport? An exciting opportunity has been created to join the national governing body as a Graphic Designer.

Motorsport UK represents over 45,000 competitors and volunteers and over 720 clubs at the heart of motorsport. Now, under the leadership of the Chairman David Richards CBE, we are investing in an exciting period of change to drive growth and create a sustainable future for motorsport in the UK.

Reporting to the Head of Communications, the Graphic Designer will be the internal guardian in all design executions relating to the brand world.

The work demands creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry software, and a professional approach to time planning, costs, deadlines and prioritisation.

An understanding and appreciation of motorsport on many different levels would be a distinct advantage, with occasional weekend work at UK motorsport events.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, capable of working autonomously and fully conversant with a range of project tools from Microsoft suite, Adobe products, Illustrator, Google Drive, Dropbox etc. They will have excellent communication skills in order to interpret and negotiate briefs with clients and a degree or HND in the following subjects:

  • 3D design
  • communication design
  • film/television
  • fine art
  • graphic design
  • illustration
  • photography
  • visual art.

Please apply to hr@motorsportuk.org enclosing your CV, notice period, desired salary, contact details and a pdf of your latest portfolio. A copy of the full job specification is available at www.motorsportuk.org/resource-centre/appointments.

Motorsport UK is an equal opportunities organisation which welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

No agencies please.

Watergate Bay Speed Hillclimb has launched the second running of the popular motorsport weekend, as entries open for the September 14/15 closed-road speed event based near Newquay in Cornwall. Read more

Lewis Hamilton has received the Hawthorn Memorial Trophy for an eighth time after ranking as the top Commonwealth driver in F1 last year. Read more

Seven-time Grand Prix winner Daniel Ricciardo visited round four of his kart race series at Whilton Mill last weekend and took the opportunity to announce with Motorsport UK CEO, Hugh Chambers, that for 2020 the series will partner with the sport’s g... Read more

Today Silverstone Circuits, the British Racing Drivers Club (BRDC) and Formula 1 announced that the British Grand Prix will remain at the venue until 2024. Read more

Enniskillen Motor Club and Northern Irish marshal John Comiskey have been named the JLT Motorsport UK Club and Volunteer of the Year, respectively, after another year of outstanding entries showcasing the very best of the sport. Read more

Motorsport UK has officially launched its new membership programme, offering a range of benefits and discounts designed to provide peace of mind, offset the cost of competition and get members closer to the action. Read more

Joe Turney has become the first karter to win the iZone Motorsport UK Young Driver of the Year award, after impressing in a four-way shootout at Silverstone. Read more

Scottish Motor Sports (SMS), the umbrella organisation representing the interests of both two- and four-wheel motorsport in Scotland, is seeking a National Development Manager to lead the development of the sport. Read more