Job title: MW Designer
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 3 to 5 years
Salary: R18000 to R36000
Job published: 01 July 2022
Job reference no: 975348617

Job Description

A thriving and expanding agency in the North is looking for a conceptual MW Designer to join their busy team.

The candidate should have 3-5 years experience in advertising / graphic design as well as a relevant qualification and a strong well-rounded portfolio that showcases an individual design aesthetic.

The candidate needs to be able to:

  • Be creative, adaptable to trends and conceptualise original ideas
  • Work and collaborate with art directors, copywriters, photographers and other designers and management
  • Adapt and roll out approved concepts to various media, above- and below-the-line as well as digital media
  • Have a good understanding of corporate identity mechanics and adhere to a client’s brand identity and guidelines
  • Work on multiple briefs at the same time and be able to manage their time according to deadlines
  • Have good communication skills to accurately convey concepts to team members
  • Have an active interest in art/design/advertising and be passionate about the work they deliver
  • Be a skilled user of Adobe Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere Pro and Media Encoder -  After Effects a plus
  • Be a skilled user of Microsoft: Word, Powerpoint and Excel
  • Be able to execute graphics for digital media, animated gifs, rich media ads
  • Be able to prepare print ads with a basic understanding of DTP
  • Be able to retouch / deep-etch / manipulate images in Photoshop
  • Be able to cut, splice, resize, adjust sound on videos for social media across all platforms
  • This is a full time on-site position i.e. No remote / hybrid working at this stage