Careers at Traidcraft

Current vacancies:

Graphic Designer

FTE Salary Scale: £22,000 to £28,000       |      Hours: Full time (37 hours per week), flexible                        

Location: Gateshead / Newcastle

Do you have proven experience in creative and graphic design, brand management and packaging? Are you looking to join a small and agile team with big ambitions? If so, Traidcraft is looking for a Graphic Designer to take primary authority for our brand, monitoring market trends and conducting consumer research, managing creative design processes and developing and producing innovative design solutions in print and digital media, and providing support to partners, brand ambassadors, freelancers and other Traidcraft circles/departments as required.

Traidcraft is like no other organisation. We have a proud history and an outstanding legacy, and we are looking to build on this heritage in the future, as we evolve our business model to support our founding principle of putting the principles of fair trade into commercial practice. 

As an organisation, we’re evolving – radically! There have been changes in the business of late, and we’re thrilled to have created a new plan to move the business forwards. This role forms part of a new and exciting future for Traidcraft.

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Closing date for applications: Midnight, Sunday 13th October 2019


How to apply

Please feel free to submit your CV and covering letter, clearly stating which position your applying for to: Human Resources, Traidcraft, Kingsway, Team Valley Trading Estate, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE11 0NE

Alternatively call us on 0191 491 0591 or email

What happens next?

We usually receive a lot of interest in our roles and it isn’t always possible to confirm receipt of every individual application but we will contact you within four weeks of the closing date to let you know whether you have been shortlisted for interview or to provide an update if shortlisting has been delayed. 

Work Experience and Speculative Applications

Due to our limited resources, we are unable to offer regular work experience placements or manage speculative applications.  

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