Graphic / Web Designer - 13071

Job No:  13071
Graphic / Web Designer
Location:  Tygervalley, CapeTown
Salary:  Market related Dependent upon experience

We’re looking for a talented and motivated Graphic/Web Designer to be part of our Digital Design Team.  The ideal candidate will be part of the entire process of defining requirements, visualizing and creating graphics and layouts for responsive websites including illustrations and logos.  The goal is to inspire and attract the target audience through User Experience (UX) and attractive UI.

What will your day-to-day responsibilities be:

  • Receive and study design brief and determine requirements

  • Schedule projects and define budget constraints

  • Conceptualize visuals based on requirements

  • Prepare sitemap flows, wireframes, mockups and style-guides

  • Problem solve for User Experience and functionality

  • Present ideas and designs to the team and clients

  • Create illustrations, logos and other designs using software

  • Work with Marketing Manager and Head of Design to produce the final design

  • Amend designs after feedback

  • Handover to the Development Team

  • Review the design implementation to ensure styles and layouts are visually appealing, on-brand and has been implemented correctly

 What is required of me:

  • To have proven graphic and web designing experience

  • A strong portfolio of websites, mobile apps, illustrations and/or other graphics

  • Familiarity with design software and technologies such as the Adobe Suite –  InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and can easily adapt to new technologies

  • Sketch would be an added advantage

  • Have practised the fundamentals of User Experience Design

  • Have a great eye for detail and typography

  • Knowledge of WordPress, HTML and CSS

  • A keen eye for aesthetics and focusing on producing quality output

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to work methodically and meet deadlines

  • Striving for continuous improvement and stay ahead of design trends

  • Contributing to a positive environment and culture

  • Following company processes

What we can offer you:

  • You’ll enjoy being part of our strong team culture

  • An environment everyone works together as one team to achieve a shared vision

  • Plenty of room for growth and potential to take on more responsibility and be on top of your game

  • Free Friday lunch and Monthly drinks

  • Competitive salary