Graphic designer


Durban
South Africa
2017-12-20 20:15:51
Description

Job description

Candidate Character Requirements

 

Graphic design or similar degree from tertiary institution

 

Skills And Experience In Graphic Design & Branding

 

Experience working in a marketing team

 

A portfolio of existing work

 

Highly computer literate

 

Passion for innovative technology

 

Diligent and self reliant, able to work independently or remotely

 

Great researcher

 

Attention to detail

 

Fast learner and worker

 

Works well in a team

 

Job Description And Deliverables

 

Graphic designer

 

Digital, online and social media suites, banners, posts, adverts

 

Print media designs: Flyers, business cards, posters, banners, booklets

 

Photography, event photography and editing

 

Video editing (optional extra, useful not mandatory)

 

meeting marketing team and directors to discuss the business objectives and requirements of the job;

 

estimating the time required to complete the work and providing project timelines;

 

developing design briefs that suit the project purpose;

 

thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts and developing interactive design;

 

using innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time;

 

presenting finalised ideas and concepts to marketing team and director;

 

working with a range of media and keeping up to date with emerging technologies;

 

proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work;

 

demonstrating illustrative skills with rough sketches and working on layouts ready for print;

 

commissioning illustrators and photographers;

 

working as part of a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, stylists, illustrators, other designers, account executives, web developers and marketing specialists.

Seniority Level

Entry level

Industry

  • Construction
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  • Staffing and Recruiting
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  • Retail

Employment Type

Full-time

Job Functions

  • Design
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  • Art/Creative
  •  
  • Information Technology
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