Published by Emily Richards, Associate Director

June 07, 2024

We are looking for a Designer to join our team

If you have a creative mind, a passion for design and enjoy working with lots of different brands, then this is the role for you.

We are looking for a Designer to join our place marketing team. This role is full time, based in central Ipswich operating within a small team but growing team. There will be constant liaison with other members of staff, our current existing in-house designer and clients in various UK locations to coordinate and deliver all design-based work. The artwork aspect of the role demands close attention to client briefs, timelines and work schedules. The role may require regular travel including some overnight stays. The company will meet the cost of such business expenses.

  • You will be responsible for delivering a wide range of design work for a variety of placements.
  • You will need a solid understanding and previous use of the Adobe design suite is essential.
  • With the ability to manage a high workload, meet deadlines and prioritise tasks you are a driven and creative individual ready to ensure high quality designs for the company and its clients.
  • Our clients will range from B2B to B2C clients across the Savills portfolio; including retail, leisure, commercial, office.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am - 5:30pm (37.5 hours a week)

Salary: £25,000


  • 25 days holiday
  • Enhanced pension scheme after successful 6 months probation
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Company sick pay after 6 months probation
  • Private Healthcare single cover after 12 months
  • Life Assurance 4x salary
  • Mental health support (Employee Assistance Programme, MYNDUP 1-1 video mental health sessions)
  • Group income protection after 5 years
  • Employee discounts - save money using our SMR Lifestyles programme on thousands of discounts and offers

Diversity and Inclusion

SMR continues to support the Changing the Face of Property initiative and our diversity working groups continue to be a key area of focus across the business. These groups are made up of gender, age, disability, socio-economic, ethnicity and LGBT+ and have representation from each division across the business. We welcome the employee to get involved with these groups.

This role is based in Ipswich on a full-time basis, receiving daily supervision from the on-site Finance Accountant. Savills Place provides management services to BIDs (Business Improvement Districts) across the UK and the Finance department runs the cashbook for a large number of these clients.

The purpose of this role is to provide the cashbook service to these clients covering a varied number of monthly tasks. Very occasional UK travel may be required for training and operational purposes and the cost of this would be met by the Company.

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To apply: Please email with a CV and covering letter. The closing date is 28th June 2024.