South Africa

Graphic Designer _ Cape Town _ 12 month fixed duration contract

Company Pharma Dynamics
Reference # GD2019
Published 13/09/2019
Contract Type Contract
12 Months
Salary Market Related
Location Tokai, Western Cape, South Africa
We seek a Graphic Designer who will be required to continuously work on novel ways to position Pharma Dynamics in the design space by using design effectively as a corporate strategic competitive edge. Actively drive campaigns and looking at corporate positioning relating to internal and external CI. Reporting to the Senior Designer, but also working closely with Corporate Communications, the IT Manager and Marketing Executive
Job Functions Creative,Design
Industries Pharmaceutical / Medical / Healthcare / Hygiene
Upon developing the necessary skills, perform the following under supervision of the experienced Senior Designer- Digital.

Primary Responsibilities
•Managing printed packaging: outer cartons/ labels/ foils/ blisters/ PI’s/ PIL’s etc. Completing it on time, working closely with RA and Marketing, correct archiving and version control, final art and sending it off to the printer
•Media artwork management: Timeous initiation of new artwork, correct archiving and version control, final art and sending it off to the media house
•Concept/ idea creation and presentation, roll out of full campaign on approval
•Develops and designs concepts and strategies through visual communication for various applications
•Enforces the standard briefing process
•Maintains and enforces consistency of design with regard to the Pharma Dynamics corporate look and feel
•Manages and oversees packaging and packaging style guides
•Ensure the media schedule is updated and audits media on an ad hoc basis to ensure PD consistency
•Does research not only for design but also to understand the product molecule, class and category
•Performs any other duties that may be required from time to time. He/she may on occasion be required to perform tasks which are not part of normal daily duties, but which are necessary due to operational requirements
•Assisting with any other duties required by Marketing as outlined by the Marketing Executive.
•1-2 years’ graphic design experience
•Graphic Design qualification preferred

•Excellent IT skills relating to appropriate graphic design packages and applications
•Understanding of the repro process

•Artistic ability
•Creative aptitude
•Good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills
•Good planning and organizing skills
•Must use initiative, be proactive and have good follow-up skills
•Good attention to detail and accuracy
•Positive attitude – team player
•Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
•Able to work independently

The company reserves the right to adjust or modify the scope and / or level of the job based on applicant supply, operational requirements and/or prevailing market conditions
Job Closing Date 27/09/2019
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