Careers at Solid Ground


Junior Artworker // Graphic Design

Manchester City Centre

Part-Time // Freelance 5-10 hours per week



Who we are

Solid Ground is a creative placemaking agency based in the Northern Quarter. Our mission is to be the go-to place for property developers who want to turn new or unloved places into vibrant neighborhoods. The company champions a can-do attitude, our team are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and passionate. Our new Junior Artworker needs to be creative and organized, who likes a fast-paced work environment and wants to get stuck-in to great projects across the UK. Reporting into the Creative Director and Managing Director your main responsibilities are detailed below.


  • Assist the team in the artworking of brochures, banners, websites, reports and presentations for a range of clients
  • Assist with email and web artwork and proofing
  • Assist in the art working of printed literature, adverts and digital content
  • Work with the account management team to assist with the artworking for key pitch presentations
  • Merge artwork into eShots for database marketing


  • Educated to degree level or at University studying for a degree in a design subject
  • Strong working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Diverse portfolio which demonstrates proficiency in a range of artworking
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • A strong desire to learn and progress within the sector
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Although not essential, a degree in a related discipline would be highly preferable


  • Previous creative agency experience
  • Previous experience working in Mailchimp
  • A working knowledge of QuarkXPress would be a definite bonus