Bluetree Group

Bluetree Group is on the rise! Thanks to exceptional growth across all areas of the business, we’re looking for talented individuals to join us in reshaping the future of print and medical manufacturing.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Midweight Graphic Designer to join our fast-paced in-house creative team. A key role in our evolving strategy, you’ll be focused on elevating the brand through forward thinking design across digital and print channels.

You’ll be on top of general design trends and principles as well as gaining an understanding and appreciation for the print industry to create Marketing, brand building and storytelling campaigns. Working as part of the Marketing Creative team you will also collaborate with other departments within the business. Previous experience in the print industry is advantageous although not essential. You may be agency side, or in-house we don’t mind as long as you have a track record for excellent design.

The Role:

  • Delivering visual design to support a variety of Marketing campaigns such as; email, direct mail, press releases, magazine adverts, website assets and digital adverts.
  • Understanding a brief and providing excellent design solutions, from concept to execution, driving the brand further
  • Ensure content, copy and creative are aligned
  • Putting the customer first and creating design with meaning
  • Being on top of design trends and how they can be applied to the business
  • Presenting ideas back to the broader business and be able to sell your ideas
  • Working with internal stakeholders, managing expectations and deadlines

Skills Required:

  • Educated to HND or Degree level in graphic design or similar
  • An experienced designer, with 3 years minimum working in a similar Graphic Design role
  • A self-starter with exceptional communication skills
  • A natural problem solver, always providing solutions
  • Naturally curious and on top of design trends, in both print and digital
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. Knowledge of XD and HTML design is a bonus
  • Detail oriented with a strong understanding of typography and layout principles
  • Able to understand a brief and be able to generate work that answers it
  • A team player with a positive outlook
  • Able to juggle multiple projects while working to fast paced deadlines.

The Package

  • Annual salary of £24,000-£27,500 Depending upon Experience
  • 09:00 – 17:30 Monday -Friday: with flexible working hours (10:00 – 16:00 core hours)
  • Hybrid approach to WFH and office based – It is anticipated that this role will require a minimum of 2-3 days a week in the office

Benefits

  • 20 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) and the opportunity to earn up to 7 additional days, the longer you work here
  • Health cash plan
  • Critical illness cover
  • Long Service gifts
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity package
  • Quarterly team social event
  • Discount/voucher schemes
  • Wellbeing support, including access to mental health support lines and personal skills workshops such as managing your money
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free fruit, snacks, and beverages in the Bluetree canteen
  • Regular social events and team-building activities, such as our annual sports day

The Company

Bluetree Group is the UK’s largest online printer and in 2020, became the UK’s first manufacturer of Type IIR Surgical masks. They have since continued growing their product range through the development of innovative Transparent masks and other PPE.

Bluetree exists to manufacture and sell high volume, premium products through investing in the latest technology and its highly skilled team. The manufacturer consists of two divisions, Bluetree Print and Bluetree Medical, which are both supported by a Central team.

In 2021, Bluetree Group acquired Doncaster- based luxury printer, Kingsbury Press, branching out into the publishing industry and has aims of expanding into packaging solutions in the future

Our combined office, production and training facilities are located in Wath Upon Deane which is located close to Sheffield, Rotherham, Barnsley and Doncaster. Our state-of-the-art 165,000 square foot facility is just a 15-minute drive from either the M1 or A1M and boasts ample free on-site parking. We’re also located on a major bus route which is just a few minutes away from the train stations of Mexborough, Swinton and Wombwell.

Once you walk through our doors, you realise that people are central to all of our operations. It’s a place for curious and ambitious people at heart.

Who are Bluetree Group?

  • We’re award winning – a Virgin Sunday Times Fast Track 100 Company!
  • We’re key – each week we produce and supply millions of medical grade face masks to the NHS
  • We have fun – our colleagues rate their experience with us as 4.1 out of 5 on Glassdoor
  • We care about your development – from day one we offer a catalogue of training modules which cover everything from Leadership to Wellbeing
  • We’re always investing in technology – to keep ahead of the game we’ve invested millions in our facility over the past few 10 years