As an Artworker at MI6, your expertise is invaluable. Join us,
and you'll drive forward a varied range of projects, as well as
having the chance to work overseas. Above all, you'll have the
opportunity to play your part in protecting the security of the
The Artworker role
Working with customers throughout MI6, you'll take on a range of
graphic design and print projects. Whether you're working on a pure
design piece, or developing a complex production concept, you'll
always deliver ideas that meet the needs of your perfectly.
As well as creating print and pre-press artwork, you'll manage
projects, research materials, and liaise with external industry
contacts to help deliver the best end products. Creative and
resourceful, you can come up with new ways of doing things,
as well as making sure projects deliver on time. Your work will
mainly be based in London, but the role will also involve you
travelling overseas as part of a team.
The skills you'll need
You'll need strong CS5 Creative Suite skills, and being fully
conversant with PC and Mac goes without saying. You are also
experienced in using Illustrator and Photoshop and quick to pick up
new skills - we have a range of in-house packages you'll need to
master. Strong drawing skills are also important.
Your impressive portfolio proves both your technical and your
design abilities. With your 'can-do' attitude, customer focused
approach and flexibility, you will fit well into our close-knit
team. You never miss a deadline, and are constantly looking for new
and better ways of doing things. You're also excellent at
presenting and explaining your ideas.
About MI6 and the Artworking team
We're the Secret Intelligence Service (or MI6 as you may know
us). We collect intelligence from around the world on behalf of the
Government. In the process, we help combat threats to the UK, from
regional instability to weapons proliferation and terrorism.
You will receive excellent training and have the opportunity to
develop your career in a range of fascinating ways. Perhaps it's
these opportunities to develop - and to innovate - which keep our
Artworkers with us for so long.
To join us, you will need to be 21 or over and a British
citizen. Please do not tell anyone about your application and read
the Eligibility page to check our
requirements. When you are ready to proceed, please click on the