Junior Graphic Designer - Hazendal Wine Estate

Tuesday, 10 September, 2019
Nadia Burger     0219035034
Stellenbosch  

We are looking for a capable, creative and hard-working all-rounder to join the in-house marketing team as a junior designer/marketing assistant for a three-month contract position.

This is a fantastic opportunity to learn a wide range of print and digital skills from a busy, dynamic and growing company, creating marketing and operational collateral for a premium Wine Estate in Stellenbosch. The incumbent is required to take a variety of projects from concept stage to finished artwork and implementation (including occasionally products and merchandise). This is a fast-paced environment, so the ideal candidate must be able to multitask, and have excellent time and project management skills.

In return, we offer good coffee, stunning views and exposure to fun, creative activities like photoshoots, and spectacular events.

Duties:
Create print-ready art for a wide variety of print projects (digital and litho)
Create web optimised web banners, social media graphics, etc.
Create Word templates for internal clients’ use
Edits and updates to Wordpress websites
Manage and oversee print production
Source products and manage production for our children’s edutainment centre

REQUIREMENTS

Degree or diploma in graphic design from a reputable institution
Proficiency in Adobe CC Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and more)
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel)
A CV and portfolio demonstrating excellent typographic skills and a flair for elegant, minimalist design
Organized, systematic way of working
Good communication skills (dealing with colleagues and outside suppliers in a clear and polite manner) Advantageous:

Good understanding of WordPress CMS, HTML and CSS
Digital marketing (Social Media, SEO, MailChimp)
Excellent time and project management skills

Experience with prepress and DTP Personal attributes:
Attention to detail, high standards
Conscientious with a strong work ethic
The ability and willingness to learn quickly
Considerate and friendly In order to be considered for this position, please submit

1. your beautifully designed CV and
2. PDF portfolio

to design@hazendal.co.za. Please note we are looking for someone who has already graduated, is ready to enter the job market, and can start ASAP.

Correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates. No telephonic enquiries please. Should you not hear from us within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.