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Sign Designer - Harlow (VACANCY FILLED)

To be displayed in Sign Update Magazine

April 2016 issue
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Sign Designer


Want to work with the UK and Ireland's leading sign company?

Signs Express has some exciting opportunities, at our Harlow production unit:

The successful candidate will be responsible for designing bespoke signage to the exacting requirements set by our customers. We are looking for someone who enjoys working in a busy environment and is self-motivated to hit deadlines. The position will involve liaising confidently with both our sales and production teams as well as with our extensive customer base.

The work will be varied, designing all kinds of signs and displays, which can range in size from single fire exit signs and shop front banners through to vehicle graphics and complete exhibition sites.

The position entails:
  • Discussing requirements with the client
  • Defining and agreeing the resources needed
  • Presenting proposals and detailing of costs
  • Producing rough sketches or computer visuals to show to the client
  • Using specialist computer design software to prepare designs
  • Keeping to budgets and time limits for each project
  • Preparing detailed final working drawings/plans
Key competencies:
  • Creativity and imagination
  • Good computer skills
  • Drawing and design ability
  • Experience with design packages – illustrator
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Normal colour vision and good spatial awareness
  • The ability to manage time well, meet deadlines and work within a budget
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Understand of the methods of construction and types of support for signs
  • Understanding of internal and external illumination of signs

Please send your CV and details of experience to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss the opportunity further.

Signs Express has more than 60 centres nationally and is always looking for experienced sign professionals. To view other opportunities within our network please visit:

Or send your C.V. to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we’ll see if any of our centres has the right opportunity for you!

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