South Africa

Senior Graphic Designer

Company Uni4 Online
Reference # SGD#1
Published 06/01/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Location Century City, Western Cape, South Africa
UNi4 is a technology company, pioneering the future of higher education through the use of design thinking and innovative technologies. Obliterating boundaries and disrupting the higher education status quo – we are transforming education as we know it. Our experts in education technology and visionary entrepreneurial disruptors are delivering world-class education platforms and experiences.

UNi4 Online focuses on delivering relevant in-demand skills training and online programs that enable proficient students to enter the marketplace & upskill in their current professions and to be valuable contributors and assets in the African economy.
Job Functions Academic,Communications,Creative,Design,Editing,E-Learning,Graphic Design,Information Technology,Marketing,Research
Industries Academic,Advertising,Audio Visual Engineering,Digital,Education,Higher & Tertiary Education,ICT - Information & Communications Technology,Marketing,Media,Public Relations / Communications / Journalism / Media & Promotions
Producing attractive and effective designs for all media – mobile and web, create mock up version of ideas and templates, creating an easy to use and informative design template (accessible on web and mobile)
Researching useful illustrations/images from different platforms, reworking logos and colour palettes, creating visuals to accompany text
Communicating with Senior Designer and Instructional Designer, presenting conceptualised ideas for layout, supporting both designers
Researching images and photographs which add value to the content, using different research platforms (stock images, artists, blogs)
Create and present design briefs and visions for the courses, create mock templates for senior staff
1.Strong written and verbal communication skills
2.Adeptness with leading design software packages
3.A determination to achieve and succeed
4.Some creative industry experience
5.The ability to meet deadlines in a high pressure environment
6.A background of working as part of a design team
7.The ability to see projects through from inception to production
8.Consistency regardless of project size
9.Good organizational skills that support the rest of the team
10.The motivation to maintain and improve design standards
11.The willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve
12.From time-to-time a Senior Graphic Designer may need to work hours that aren’t typical, so a flexible approach is needed to get the best from the job.
Job Closing Date 20/01/2021
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