Hire the best freelancer graphic designers available

YunoJuno is a leading all-one-platform to find, hire, manage and pay elite and vetted freelancers. Working with global brands, we’ll find the best graphic designer for your project with just a few clicks.

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Why hire an experienced freelance graphic designer?

A key benefit of hiring a freelance Graphic Designer is the wealth of experience they command across many aspects of design. This can range from web design, logo design and typography to illustrations, calligraphy and fine art. Graphic Designers gain that breadth of creative knowledge as a natural result of working with multiple clients across various industries. Another advantage of hiring a Graphic Design Freelancer is flexibility. With in-house designers, you are limited to office hours, but that’s not the case with a Freelancer. If you have a last-minute deadline, you can often find a designer willing to work evenings and weekends to help you get the job done.

How hiring graphic designers through YunoJuno works

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Create your project brief

Specify your project brief with a few clicks and get matched instantly.
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Find the best freelancer

Select from a pool of 70,000+ vetted freelancers, available remote or on-site.
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Manage contracts and payments

Easily manage all payments, contracts and communication through YunoJuno.
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What does a freelance graphic designer do

A freelance graphic designer combines artistic talent and creativity with a mastery of design software to bring your ideas to life. This can range from putting together a one-off business logo to being the creative vision behind your entire brand identity. Essentially, anything that can feature images or typography is in safe hands with a Graphic Designer. Typically, a freelance designer will work with you to transform your concepts into rough layouts and sketches. These early drafts may require several revisions and minor edits before you are completely satisfied. After that, the real fun begins as your ideas start to take form. Most graphic designers take a great deal of pride in their work so you can expect to be hiring someone as passionate about your project as you. Their responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Visual identity of brands, individuals and organisations
User interface design for websites, software and apps
Magazines, ebooks and general publishing
Advertising and marketing materials
Product, packaging and label design

Manage contracts and payments with ease

Powerful freelancer directory

Manage and communicate with all your freelancers, from any source, all in one place.

All contracts organised

Create, send and store your contracts at the click of a button, kept up to date with legislation changes.

Fully-compliant payments

Payments to all freelancers and recruiters, deduct tax at source when required, meaning you only have one supplier.
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Why 12,000+ world’s most innovative companies trust YunoJuno

YunoJuno offers WONGDOODY access to a lot of great freelancers, supporting us with an account manager and talent manager.



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YunoJuno offers WONGDOODY access to a lot of great freelancers, supporting us with an account manager and talent manager.



Emma Dawson, Lead Talent Acquisition, EMEA

YunoJuno has reduced the time and admin spent on completing IR35 compliance for all of our freelancers. It's revolutionised how quickly we can hire someone, in a fully compliant way.

Emma Hughes, Senior Creative Producer

YunoJuno is a great platform for finding the best freelancers and really happy with the support of the team there. Super easy to use and it takes care of all our freelancing requirements. All-in-all, it's been a great solution for me and for our Creative Studio at OVO Energy. Happy to recommend YunoJuno to all of my contacts.

Natasha Montgomery, Creative Resource Manager

It's helpful to have the contracts/ briefs and bookings all in one place.The team from YJ are really helpful and make the process smooth.

Tessa Schimetat, Senior Production Manager

The recruitment portal on YunoJuno is really clear and easy to use. It's super helpful to have the list of candidates and all our invoices in one place and to be paid on time. The team is helpful, knowledgeable and on hand to help with any questions we have. Would be great if more of our clients used YunoJuno to manage their freelancers.

Daniel Levy

YunoJuno IR35 process is a seamless experience and takes a lot of the stress away. YunoJuno really helps from an agility and productivity perspective, quickly answering the business needs and helping to create a much more diverse and output focused team. The quick payment of freelancers at YJ is a game changer. We've managed to reduce time to hire from a week to a couple of hours.

Senior Project Manager

I really enjoy working with YunoJuno. The platform is user friendly, intuitive and the Account Management team has been responsive and on hand to help throughout the entire process.Working with YunoJuno, I have been able to onboard, hire and manage my freelancers seamlessly and with speed.

EMEA Marketing Director, Creator, Emerging, Social

I have to say a huge thanks to your team — YunoJuno has saved us on many occasions now.

Christine Richter, Creative Operations Manager

We haven’t used a recruiter in ages, working closely with the YunoJuno Talent team we moved to sourcing 100% via the YJ Marketplace.

Marie Brittain, Resource Manager

YunoJuno have been brilliant in identifying remote working freelancers who always deliver. From first introductions and telephone calls, to brief discussions and final delivery, the key has been good, clear and honest communication.

Nick Astor, Content Strategy & Execution Lead

Frequently asked questions

What is graphic design and how many types of graphic design are there?

In the interests of keeping it simple, graphic design is the art of visual communication through the use of imagery, words, spacing, typography/fonts and colour palettes.

Generally, the main areas of graphic design include:

  • Visual identity
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Website design
  • User interface design
  • Online publishing
  • Packaging
  • Motion graphics
  • Environmental design
  • Art and illustration
  • Signage
When should you hire a graphic designer?

There are several reasons why now might be the time to hire a freelance Graphic Designer. This includes:

Time — If you’re spinning a lot of plates, you may find yourself putting off marketing tasks that require the skills of a professional Graphic Designer.

Skills/knowledge — You know a few tricks in Photoshop, but your lack of deeper design knowledge is creating bottlenecks and blockers. This is especially important if you want a complete overhaul, and you need help from someone with end to end experience of brand identity.

Ideas —  For whatever reason, the lightbulb moments have dried up, and you need an injection of creativity from someone with a fresh perspective.

Reliability —  Imagine spending hours on a design and rushing it to the printers, only to discover that you used the wrong dimensions. Save yourself the hassle in the long run and hire a professional.

What skills should you look for in a graphic designer?

Freelance graphic designers have a wide variety of skills. The most common attributes found in elite designers include:

  • Natural creativity
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Empathy
  • Appreciation of typography
  • Knowledge of Adobe's creative apps
  • Interactive media skills
  • HTML and CSS hand-coding
  • Branding
  • The ability to present their work
  • An eye for detail
  • Teamwork
Why choose a YunoJuno graphic designer?

Each of our design experts have been manually vetted by our dedicated onboarding team to ensure they have the right skills and experience to be considered an elite Freelancer. They have their own profile that outlines their skills and experience, giving you the opportunity to review this to ensure they have the right background for your project.

How much does it cost to hire a graphic designer?

Our contracted rates for Graphic Design in 2019 ranged between £150 and £600, with the average day rate being £380.

I am looking to rebrand, but I don't know where to start.

We met with Dave Robinson, Head of Design to understand the best approach to rebranding, to understand what type of freelancer you need, and the kind of questions you should be asking to get the most out of your kick off conversations.

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Best graphic designers are in high demand

Posting a job on YunoJuno only takes a few clicks. Or speak with an expert about how YunoJuno can help your business with managing freelancers.

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