13 Jan

Senior Artworker – Leeds

Senior Artworker – DS.Emotion Leeds
Start Date – Immediate 
Salary – Dependent on relevant experience 


About us

We are DS.Emotion. We make places successful. We make successful places.

DS.Emotion is a highly innovative, industry leading independent agency who specialise in place making, branding & marketing. 

We have over 30 years experience in helping to make the amazing places we work with commercially and socially successful. For us, this means developing authentic place brands that attract and engage with wide and diverse audiences, creating places that make long-term positive changes to people’s lives. 

We have branded and marketed some of the UK’s most exciting and inspirational residential and commercial destinations. We’re proud to have won national awards over the years in recognition of our team’s hard but rewarding work.


Who we work for 

We support our private-sector clients who consist of some of the UK’s most dynamic and influential development companies, land owners and pension funds.

We also run inward investment initiatives and place marketing campaigns for numerous local authorities, LEPs and BIDs, providing brand driven marketing campaigns, events and promotions to advance and promote physical development and economic growth.

Additionally the DS.Emotion London team largely supports retail destinations, providing brand and marketing services from digital to physical that really engage our visitors and communities, and ultimately bring the place to life.


The role

The role of an Artworker at DS.Emotion is to produce finished artwork across a range of media from design files developed and supplied ordinarily by the creative department.

Artworkers are responsible for the delivery and quality of the finished outputs of the agency both online and offline maintaining the integrity of brand guidelines.


  • Must work closely and effectively with the Account Handler and design department to ensure the successful execution of projects
  • Work closely with and understand the clients brief and amendment process to deliver appropriate finished artwork to meet expectations


Key attributes

  • Excellent eye for detail and accuracy
  • A commitment to delivering excellence in agency output
  • Strong time management skills
  • Commercially aware in the principles of the print process and finished artwork
  • Understanding of online outputs such as programmatic display and mail chimp is preferable
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Ability to communicate with suppliers and colleagues on all levels
  • Confident, calm and approachable under the pressure of deadlines
  • The ability to work to corporate guidelines when required
  • Good working knowledge of Adobe CS software


Key responsibilities

  • Create high quality channel ready artwork across a range of media
  • Liaise with printers to discuss any special requirements when setting up print and advertising collateral
  • Communicate with the creative and account handling departments as part of a team
  • Ensure we deliver the levels expected of quality control throughout the life of a project
  • Ability to manage workflow and meet required deadlines
  • Ensure jobs are stored and filed on the network within company guidelines
  • Follow client design guidelines provided by others
  • Keep accurate records of time and follow the work timetable


Our offer 

  • Work in a creative environment as part of growing and ambitious team of specialists 
  • 20 days annual holiday, increasing annually after two years (up to 25) plus our office closes between Christmas & New year
  • Bonus scheme
  • Private Health Care  
  • Ongoing training and career development 
  • Flexible working policy 
  • Staff socials 


How to apply 

To apply please email your CV and covering letter to careers@dsemotion.com