Graphic Designer

  • Reference: RBH854
  • Application closing date: 19 Apr 2017 12:00

Job Description

We’re the UK’s first tenant and employee co-owned mutual housing society with over 14,000 homes throughout the local area – and we need someone who can maximise our visual identity to maintain our status as one of the country’s leading providers of social housing.

We’re looking for someone who understands the relationship between words and images and knows how to create designs that will emotionally connect with our customers and stakeholders.

Do you have creative flair and an eye for layout, typography and colour? Working with our vibrant new identity, we need someone who will help tell our story, depict our mutual culture and ensure the benefits of our mutual model are communicated in engaging and easy-to-understand ways.

You’ll be our marketing and communications team’s go-to person for design support, ensuring high quality, imaginative, eye-catching designs of marketing literature, reports, presentations and communications materials.

You will have a sound understanding of InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop with good reprographics knowledge – and if you have a portfolio of your work handy, we’d love to see it! Please send us your portfolio along with your application.

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Hours: 36.15
  • Pay: £19,048 to £22,212 (Grade 4)

Additional Information

Download the full job profile: Job Profile - Graphic Designer.pdf [pdf] 1MB

How to Apply

Please note, interviews and assessment centres have been scheduled to take place on Thursday 27th April and therefore candidates should keep these dates free in their diaries to enable them to attend if short listed.

If you'd like to discuss this opportunity with a member of the RBH team, please call 01706 273706 or email

Closing date: Wednesday 19th April 2017 at 12 noon

If you’re interested in applying – ensure you read the how to apply section on the jobs section of our website, as there are specific documents you need to submit. In addition to our regular application form and associated documents, we would like you to submit a portfolio of your work along with your application.

How To Apply

Welcome to the jobs section of our website and thank you for your interest in working for RBH!

If you wish to be considered for any of the advertised posts you should submit the following documents:

It is your responsibility to ensure that you submit the 4 pieces of required information.  Please double check as failure to send all the information may result in you not being short listed for further consideration.

Application documents should be sent to or posted to Rochdale Boroughwide Housing, Sandbrook House, Sandbrook Way, Rochdale, OL11 1RY.

If you are sending your application documents electronically, please make sure that they are in PDF format or are Microsoft Office compatible files.

If you would like to speak to a member of the HR team, please use the e-mail address above or call us on 01706 273706.