Graphic Designer - Retention

Client Digital Outsource Services
Reference # #GDRetention
Published 05/07/2017
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
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 Creative,Design
Industries Arts & Entertainment,Ecommerce,Information Technology
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
Requirements
Essential Requirements:
 Portfolio demonstrating any area of graphic, website and mobile design
 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
Behavioural 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

To view all current vacancies, please visit our website, www.digioutsource.com
Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks, please deem your application as unsuccessful.
Job Closing Date 31/07/2017
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