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Senior Designer

Remuneration:negotiable Cost to company 
Location:Johannesburg
Education level:Diploma
Job level:Senior
Type:Permanent
Reference:#SNRDesign
Company:Talent Magnet


Job description

To receive briefs and be able to interpret and creatively execute work according to clients specified requirements whilst staying true to the brand and meeting clients’ expectations.

Main Responsibilities
  • To receive briefs and be able to process clients needs from information provided 
  • Ability to interpret and execute creative briefs from concept to design 
  • To design in digital and mixed mediums as applicable 
  • Effectively manage time, while taking Agency as well as Client priorities into consideration
  • Build and maintain good Client relationships
  • Build and maintain good working relationships within the Team, as well as with Suppliers and Service Providers
  • Have the ability to effectively and accurately brief Creative Teams and Service Providers on all project requirements 
  • Have the ability to cast for photo shoots, keeping the relationships brand in mind 
  • To be able to present work in a logical and exciting manner to make it easy for the client to digest 
  • To give the best possible creative and innovative solutions, while still keeping true to the brand identity 

Key Competencies 

Generic Standards:
  • Work as an effective and contributing member of the Team at all times
  • Facilitate understanding of industry and Client business 
  • Manage self development and identify opportunities to upskill self, as well as members of the Team
  • Excellent communication skills, enabling the Client to effectively define and realise their visions 
  • Ability to work effectively and accurately under a significant amount of pressure and meet tight deadlines 
  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about the business of the Company, as well as the business of the Client
  • Able to take criticism 
  • Effectively apply and utilise Company and Client systems and processes

Specific standards:  
  • Full competency and growth in Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere) 
  • Full understanding of web standards, best practice and mobile first
  • Thorough Knowledge of UI/ UX principles
  • Thoroughly understand Digital Design, Art Direction and Production, Video Formats and Codecs 
  • Other Visual Effects Software, 3D advantages 
  • Word & PowerPoint/keynote
  • Capable of pulling together dynamic Presentations


Requirements

  • Experience with working for a large Corporate or hard hitting Digital Agency, with specific focus on FMCG brands 
  • 5+ years industry experience 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or Motion Graphics preferred
  • Full competency in Adobe Suite 
  • Enthusiasm, passion and a creative flare
  • Experience working on large Digital campaigns, specifically aligned with Social Media
  • Strong eye for aesthetics, as well as excellent attention to detail


Posted on 24 Mar 16:27



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