Junior Graphic Designer

£23,500 yearly
  • Crystal Palace FC
  • Selhurst Park Stadium, Holmesdale Road, London, UK
  • 16 Sep, 2022
Full time Digital Marketing Media

Job Description

Job Location       Based in Soho office up to 3 days per week, remote working / Selhurst Park on other 2 days in agreement with line manager

Contract Type   Full-time                             

Salary/ ROP        £23,500 + discretionary bonus of up to 10% year


To consistently deliver high quality, engaging and creative design assets and solutions to support all areas of the football club. Please note, it is necessary for the Junior Graphic Designer to work an equal share of Selhurst Park matchdays, in rotation with 2 other design colleagues.


You will be responsible for…

  • Create and deliver a broad range of design assets across a number of print and digital channels. Including but not limited to club websites, social media, email marketing, matchday programmes and large-scale print
  • Ensure all artwork is visually engaging, accurate and suitable for the execution required
  • Work collaboratively with all departments including marketing, content, retail, production, commercial partnerships, hospitality and operations, senior management and even the football department when required
  • Contribute to exciting global campaigns, including kit designs and launches, and major club announcements
  • Contribute to the production of the printed matchday programme for Selhurst Park matches, as well as other key matchday inventory (such as the big screen)
  • Generate new ideas and demonstrate design innovation, as part of a small, in-house studio
  • Be a brand guardian, and maintain consistency across the business

You will have…

  • Creative mind
  • High standards
  • Respond to briefs in a timely manner, and regularly deliver work to tight deadlines
  • Be able to articulate your ideas confidently and clearly
  • react quickly in a fast-paced environment, and juggle multiple projects
  • Take constructive feedback from stakeholders in a positive manner
  • Be proactive and think / plan ahead
  • Have an eye for the details.
  • work on your own initiative to get things done


You are…

Essential requirements

  • Proficiency in the Adobe suite, and a master across photoshop, illustrator and InDesign
  • At least 1-year relevant industry experience. Agency/In-house or placement
  • Strong digital experience
  • A relevant degree / appropriate qualification in design
  • Knowledge of / passion for football


Desirable requirements

  • Motion graphic experience is a huge bonus.
  • Experience in designing for print would also be a huge bonus.


Crystal Palace Football Club is committed to safeguarding and ensuring the welfare and protection of children and vulnerable people and expects all staff to share this commitment. As such, the post holder will be subject to any relevant security checks as required.