Graphic Designer/ Web Developer

  • Kontak Recruitment
  • Bryanston, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Jan 08, 2018
Permanent Information Technology

Job Description

Graphic Designer/Web Developer

Bryanston

R30 000 – R40 000 per month

 

Web Developer skills would be an advantage

Portfolio & solid References Essential when applying for this position.

 

We are looking for a Senior Graphic Designer to join our dynamic team of creatives.

Enthusiastic, experienced, efficient as well as being artistic, with a passion for what’s new and trending, the candidate will score points with experience in online marketing.

 

Requirements:

Design Diploma / Degree & world class portfolio for our perusal

Minimum of 5+ years’ experience

Meticulous attention to detail

Strong layout and design skills for websites, landing pages, emails, branding, corporate identity, logo design, animated gifs, plus, plus, plus – in fact, whatever is necessary, whenever

 

Duties:

Maintaining a high level of productivity, creative graphic work as well as excellent coding/development skills are key.

Delivery of Graphics as per project requirements on your own and in multi-person environments.

Providing technical guidance and instruction to other members of the team if necessary.

You must also be willing to accept instruction from team members when the project calls for it.

Must also be able to work individually, without supervision.

Working as project lead to deliver successful projects.

 

shortlist of must-haves:

A true creative flair and a genuine passion for web design

Minimum 5 years of Graphic Design experience

Solid understanding of Adobe Creative Suite

Must be able to hand code HTML/CSS3

Understanding of HTML5 a preferred advantage & Javascript experience advantageous

Be knowledgeable regarding responsive web design

Solid understanding of UI and UX

Follow current web standards

Have a clear understanding of cross browser and device design and testing

Learn in-house CRM platform/system

Good communicator, work as a member of a team and take direction well

Hunger to learn and develop quickly when working under-pressure in a deadline driven environment

Self-disciplined and have good time management skills

 

If you relish the challenge associated with creating ground breaking campaigns with stunning graphics, and constantly keep up to date with changes in tools & techniques and are constantly aware of how the field has developed, you could be the perfect fit for our team.

 

You will be:

Designing graphics across various brands whilst maintaining a strong brand identity across various platforms.

This will include:

Daily Emails: editing/populating responsive templates

Developing graphics for fully responsive Landing Pages

Creating Marketing assets, such as banners, and whatever a project may require

Designing graphics and maintaining content for websites

Keep existing promotional pages up to date with campaign graphics that are current

Suggesting concepts & designing all artwork for monthly Direct Mail Campaigns consisting of brochures & cover letters for print production

 

You must:

Be able to work independently AND as part of team, and be an active participant in brainstorming sessions.

 

Without the following, you will not be able to fulfil this position:

You must have:

  • Excellent knowledge of the Adobe Suite
  • Competency in Repro and preparation for print media

 

Portfolio & solid References Essential

Reference

EKE047

Job Level

Skilled

Salary Range

R30 000 - R40 000 per month