Graphic Designer (Urgent)

Saturday, 18 January, 2020
Clever Heads Personnel    
Helderberg  

Position:          Graphic Designer

Area:                Somerset-West

Industry:          Great national company

Salary:             R25 000 p/m

Type:               Permanent position

To start:           ASAP

CV deadline:    24 January 2020
CV's to: clever200@outlook.com

 

Send a WORD format CV, NOT a PDF format CV.

CV to include: ID number, nationality, equity status (African etc.) languages, address, notice period, current reason for wanting to leave & previous reasons for leaving, current & required salary, references, computer literacy & photo.

NOTE:

    • Send certified Matric certificate, ID copy and highest qualification with application
  • Provide a clear motivation for the position
  • Please send design portfolio with the CV as an attachment or a website

 

Requirements, skills and experience

  • Completed matric/ Grade 12
  • Graphic design qualification (beneficial)
  • 3 – 5 years graphic design experience
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects, Premier Pro)
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word & PowerPoint)
  • Need strong illustration skills
  • Good understanding of print and digital design (responsive, mobile etc.)

Duties

 

    • Interpret briefs and develop creative artwork on campaign basis
    • Be able to manage project from brief to print
    • Design marketing material for print and web as follows:
  • Logo designs, customer communication (leaflets/ emailers etc.), product mockups, packaging design, block mounts, posters, POS, Social media, Website banners/ Landing pages, Google ads & ad-hoc requests
  • Create social media content (Instagram stories, main feed posts etc.)
  • Assist with any in-house design required e.g. Retail Bulletin updates, store collateral etc.
  • Image edits: Color corrections where needed
  • Email marketing: Design promotional emailers, upload & implement in DotDigital, submit to manager for approval
  • Social media: Clear understanding of social media and artwork formats & understanding social media marketing
  • Video: Create videos for social media & edit where required
  • May be required to assist with team functions & attending events

Required characteristics

 

  • Creative, energetic, hard-working & problem-solver
  • Deadline driven & good time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Be able to work independently & prioritize
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to adapt & respond to feedback to implement changes in a timely manner
  • Stay up to date with latest design & social media trends