Senior Designer (Partnerships)

  • Everton FC
  • Everton, Liverpool, UK
  • 18 Nov, 2021
Full time Business & Commercial Marketing Premier League

Job Description

We are a football club with a desire to be the best and are always looking for talented people to join our Everton Family.


Everton is a workplace people crave to join, where extraordinary talented people belong, thrive and deliver the remarkable.

Senior Designer (Partnerships)

Who are we: We are Everton Football Club and are icons of world club football. As one of the bastions of the global game, with a rich and successful history, we are now setting our sights on a new, exciting future. 


Our values underpin how we behave, how we represent our club in our city, and across the world of football, and how we look after one another daily. They provide a framework for how we work with partners, suppliers, and most importantly our fans.  


About the opportunity: We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Design professional to join us in developing, implementing and delivering highly impactful, well presented collateral that positions Everton Football Club as a strong commercial opportunity for potential partners.


As a Senior Designer (Commercial Partnerships) you will work closely with our in house Design team, as well as our Commercial Partnerships Sales and Management teams to produce design concepts and artwork for print and digital platforms, and with the knowledge gained by working closely with both teams, understand our commercial strategy and vision, ensuring that all creative is playing a crucial role in supporting our future growth trajectory.

Other core responsibilities you will cover as part of this role include; 


  • Supporting our commercial outreach through adding value to the design process, applying your creative view to help produce industry leading sales collateral to take to market and win new clients


  • Creating fully customised brand proposals that showcase the potential of our commercial partnerships, bringing partnership rights and marketing campaigns to life with engaging visuals for brands that we are engaging with


  • Working to schedules to ensure all work is put through the design studio accurately, on time and to brief


  • Work across several different platforms, including most in the Creative Cloud suite, as well as Microsoft PowerPoint.


  • When needed, to support in the creation of Club campaigns taking initial concepts through to final execution across all media


  • To ensure all artwork supplied complies with Club brand guidelines, highlighting discrepancies to Designers and Marketing team and correcting where necessary


As a Senior Designer (Commercial Partnerships) you will be able to interpret and add value to insight led creative briefs, informing creative projects from inception through to completion.


Who we are looking for; Essentially, we are looking for a design professional who has previous experience of working on high profile campaigns, as well as a sales driven environment, all whilst working towards tight deadlines and using your commercial judgment in making key decisions. 


If you are experienced in creating campaigns and sales materials from inception to delivery, have a passion for seeing your work come to life and understand how to manage a number of different stakeholders’ expectations when it comes to design collateral then we at Everton Football Club would love to hear from you!  


This position is on a 12 month Fixed Term Contract  basis and will be contacted to 35 hours per week. The closing date of this advert is Tuesday 30th November 2021.


Ordinarily, the team is based at our iconic Royal Liver Buildings but in light of the ongoing pandemic the team is working on a remote basis 


The Everton Family is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.