Senior Graphic Designer DOS

Client Digital Outsource Services
Reference # Snr GD
Published 20/04/2017
Contract Type Permanent
Location Century City, Western Cape, South Africa
Introduction
Purpose:
We’re looking for a designer to create beautiful, pixel-perfect, and moreover - usable – interfaces and produce bestin-
breed web, mobile, and print designs for our various digital properties. You must be hands on, responsive,
flexible, and able to succeed within a fast paced, open and collaborative peer environment.
Job Functions Design
Industries Ecommerce
Specification
Duties will include, but not limited to:
 Creative designs for promotions and campaigns
 Conceptualising new designs and user interactions that are both functional and user-friendly
 Developing creative content from scratch. Working within client briefs and with supplied assets
 Website design
 Mobile Design: iOS, Android, and mobile web
 Web & Email Templates: headers, buttons, backgrounds, iconography, typography
 Print Design: physical collateral including folders, booklets, flyers, stickers, banners, etc.
 Constantly looking for opportunities to improve UX through design

Essential Requirements:
 Minimum of 6 years work experience within the design industry
 Portfolio demonstrating any area of graphic, website and mobile design
Job Competencies:
 An ability to interpret business and user requirements into intuitive and logical design
 High proficiency in Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign and other design packages
 Firm grasp of current trends and best practices for the web and mobile world and understanding of
technology used in designing interactively
 Strong eye for typography, colour, composition and hierarchy
 Possess initiative to address issues and identify opportunities
 Passion for graphic design, human-computer and human-human interaction design

Advantageous Requirements:
 Relevant diploma or degree in Art or Graphic design
 Graphic Design (Adobe Photoshop), expert level
 Solid graphic design and print knowledge (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign)
 Illustration (Adobe Illustrator)
 Conceptual art (Drawing, painting)
 Animation
 Basic knowledge of HTML5
 Facebook/Social media
 Mobile UX/UI experience – responsive design/websites and native apps
 Solid knowledge of web standards
Requirements
Personal Competencies:
 Must have a great eye for stunning visual design
 Love to collaborate with other designers and writers, users, developers and product managers to create sites
and designs that are a pleasure to use
 You get uneasy if something is a few pixels off
 Excel at taking features and concepts and turning them into clever and intuitive user interfaces
 Must be hands on, responsive, flexible, and able to succeed within a fast paced environment.
 Excellent communication skills
 Deadline driven, able to work under pressure
 A commitment to producing quality, innovative work
 Service orientated and willing to go the extra mile
 Exceptional attention to detail

This position requires trust and honesty it has access to customers financial details - therefore a credit and criminal record check will be
conducted.
The qualifications identified herein are an inherent job requirement, therefore a qualification verification check will be done.
By applying for this role, and supplying the necessary details, you hereby grant us permission to apply for these checks. This will be done in a
confidential manner, and solely for the purposes of verification.
Should you not hear from us in two weeks, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Job Closing Date 31/05/2017
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