KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Customer focus

  • Responsible for original, innovative creative design of a relevant concept for print, online reports and all digital mediums 
  • Ensure that concepts meet the requirements of the design brief, all designs are reviewed by senior designer and key stakeholders as well as being completed in full and on time with supporting rationales and research
  • Ensure that the quality of each design meets stakeholder expectations
  • Ability to present and collaborate with clients

Workflow process

  • Follow the procedures according to the workflow process and suggest process improvements 
  • Ensure that the stylesheets are created according to the approved design
    Perform regular quality checks on product during production prior to printing /go live of report

People

  • Proactively escalate any potential challenges or any technical aspects to the Traffic Manager, Project

Manager and other key stakeholders

  • Ensure Traffic Manager, Project Manager and other key stakeholders are kept appraised of progress and solutions to problems
  • Provide support to internal production team
  • Attend internal meetings as required by the workflow process

Administration

  • Ensure that company rules with respect to house corrections (etc.) and brief instructions are followed 
  • House corrections are kept below 10% of the actual hours spent on the job
  • Accurate daily recording of time with details worked on projects
  • Data management, saving and archiving files of jobs and studio library to the network

Relationships

  • Build constructive relationships within the team and across the business
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to deliver seamless integrated quality products to clients
  • Responsible for overall quality output of products
  • Any other responsibilities delegated by your line manager

QUALIFYING ATTRIBUTES

Qualifications

  • Relevant Graphic design degree or diploma

Experience

  • 1 to 3 years’ experience gained in a similar position, as well as typesetting experience
  • Previous experience gained in an advertising or marketing agency, or within a large corporate environment 

Skills and Knowledge 

  • Above average communication skills verbal and written
  • Ability to do accurate typesetting and ensure exceptional quality when typesetting own work
  • High-level knowledge of printing and production processes
  • Portfolio demonstrating creative and innovative design
  • Advanced levels of Mac: Adobe CC suite, Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop
  • Microsoft Windows Outlook suite
  • Presentation skills combined with the ability to present concepts and designs to clients 
  • Maintain a current professional knowledge and skill within area of expertise

Competencies

  • Able to work after hours.
  • Own reliable transport
  • Strive to exceed expectations, and display a drive for excellence, responsibility and accountability
  • Demonstrate an interest in and understanding of the attitudes, views and priorities of others in the team 
  • Energise others and contribute positively to morale and is a role model to others
  • Has customer focus mindset, and maintains confidentiality
  • Work well under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Fanatical attention to detail to ensure accuracy
  • Flexible and agile to adapt quickly to switching between new briefs
  • Work in an efficient and effective manner by prioritising work demands
  • Anticipate and resolve issues, or obstacles, which impact timely completion, or the quality of tasks
  • Identify financial impacts of own, and others, decisions on the business
  • Problem solving, innovation and continuous improvement
  • Plan for changing circumstances and possible obstacles which impact timely completion, or the quality, of tasks
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of company’s products and service offering

Salary

400,000 - 450,000 ZAR

Yearly based

Location

Gauteng , South Africa

Job Benefits
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Job Overview
Job Posted:
1 week ago
Job Expire:
2mos 2w
Job Type
Full Time
Job Role
Administrator
Education
Bachelor Degree
Experience
3+ Years
Total Vacancies
1

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Location

Gauteng , South Africa