Overview

“ROLI is an inspiring place to work with a highly intelligent international team that spans a range of disciplines.”

- Sophie Solomon, VP Brand & Influencer Partnerships


ROLI is looking for a talented Communications Designer to execute web, digital and online projects to support ROLI’s marketing initiatives.

As a key member of our Communications Design Team, you’ll have the ability to design conversion optimised and responsive websites for multiple devices.

You will work on the design of ROLI’s websites, ensuring brand guidelines are met whilst striving to constantly enhance the content, functionality and beauty of these assets. You’ll see projects through from conception to on site execution, working from briefs based on commercial needs. You’ll also execute the digital design of ROLI’s calendar of campaigns and promotions, including the creation of landing pages and other online assets.

This is a unique opportunity to be a part of a disruptive category of music making devices we are creating called ‘Connected Music’ – a network of hardware and software, platform and developer products that will revolutionise how music is made.

Please note that we require a portfolio as part of your application.

What you’ll do:

  • ROLI websites:
    • Develop design concepts for web/online/other digital media, based on marketing and campaign ideas
    • Collaborate with team members from Marketing and Design teams to align the design execution
    • Execute design updates to ROLI’s websites and online store
    • Actively seek out ways to improve the UX of ROLI’s websites
    • Liaise with our in house web dev team to confirm build feasibility of design concepts and provide handover notes/specs
    • Design new product pages and other new areas of ROLI’s websites
    • Help define asset and photography requirements for ROLI’s websites
  • Campaigns and promotions:
    • Work with the rest of comms design to create concepts for ROLI’s consumer and product campaigns, and sales promotions
    • Design campaign specific landing pages
    • Contribute to the creation of other digital assets for campaigns and promotions including email visuals, Facebook ads, Google Display ads, and others
  • Other communication design:
    • Work on other design projects across other communication channels such as advertising, point of sale, and events as necessary.

What you’ll need:

  • Ability to digest requirements and to generate strong communication design ideas and concepts
  • Experience as a Communications or Graphic Designer, with a proven track record of delivering designs from concept through to delivery
  • Excellent knowledge of the Adobe Suite and Sketch
  • Ability to create responsive web designs
  • Ability to produce high quality visual assets based on marketing and design ideas
  • Understanding of UX/UI design principles
  • Analytical data driven approach to design
  • Experience in creating wireframes, prototypes and visual mockups
  • Methodical attention to detail
  • Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills
  • The capability to manage stakeholders and communicate with them accordingly
  • Ability to enjoy ambiguity, to be proactive to solve problems
  • A passion for music, design, technology, and/or media

Bonus Points:

  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Experience with the Contentful CMS

ROLI offers:

  • The opportunity to work with the leading minds within technology, hardware, and music creation to directly impact the way we create and interact with music
  • A range of meaningful benefits including:
    • Following probation, a competitive health care cash plan
    • A company pension scheme
    • 23 days holiday with 2 additional social impact days and the standard 8 statutory holiday days
    • 20 hours per year dedicated to volunteering within the local community
    • ‘Lending Library’ of all ROLI products
    • Team member discounts on ROLI products
    • Wellness programme including fortnightly massages, weekly guided meditation and yoga
    • Apple laptop and relevant software licenses for your role and beyond
    • Generous Parental Leave policy
    • Frequent friends and family events
    • A great working environment, featuring daily complimentary homemade vegetarian lunches as well as fresh baked bread, limitless home­made GOLDnola
    • A dedicated company-wide Hack Day every four weeks to expand your skill­s
    • The opportunity to create your own “4pm” class to skillshare both your technical and creative skill sets with other ROLI team members
    • A generous bike-to-work scheme plus in-house bike storage  
  • A competitive salary according to your level of experience

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