Digital Publications is currently looking for a junior designer to join our company to produce designed content for social media, digital/print magazines, mobile engagements and applications.
Your duties will include any of the following dependent on experience:
- To create digital/print magazine layouts for a number of our existing customers.
- To design new app layouts for smartphones and tablets.
- Participate in marketing strategy and conceptualization – internally and with existing clients.
- To design social media posts for our customers based on their go-to-market strategy.
- Work on multiple projects simultaneously.
It is not critical to have experience in all of the above, but we are looking for go-getters who are passionate about creating awesome designs.
The successful candidate will be required to work as part of a team as well as on their own handling customer projects from concept through to layout, design and publishing.
Please ensure you send your portfolio and CV with your application. All applications without these documents will be disqualified.
We are interested in candidates with the following skills
- One to two years of industry experience
- Adobe Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign CC
- Sketch program would be an added benefit but not required
- Ability to create strong concepts for social media and mobile engagements
- Tertiary qualification in graphic design
- Experience in layout/publication design either from an agency or publisher
- Be a motivated, considerate, even-tempered and positive team player
- Practice high attention to detail
- Not required but print design experience would be an added benefit
- Emotional maturity - critical skill
- Ability to get on well with others - critical skill
- Have a great attitude - critical skill
- Apply excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Have a can-do approach to all work
- Have pride in good design and high-quality work
- Experience showing skill in web design
- Experience in UI design
- Understanding of digital publishing and the role design plays in digital publishing/app development
- Passion for innovation, latest technology and app trends
Posted on 16 May 15:32, Closing date 15 Jul