Senior Designer (226 views)

Johannesburg North, Gauteng
25 Mar 2020

A diverse corporate seeks a Senior Digital Creative to head up its growing in-house studio.

What the role entails:

  • Developing campaign ideas in line with marketing and business strategies
  • Conceptualising and designing quality creative work within the digital and sometimes traditional spaces
  • Writing enticing creative copy where required
  • Performing some multimedia tasks, such as basic videography and editing
  • Leading a small team of designers and copywriters, including oversight and delegation of work
  • Managing your own projects from start to finish
  • Driving appropriate process work where needed, such as sketches and storyboards, in order to reach desired final executions
  • Presenting work to internal clients
  • Keeping abreast of industry trends and creative best practices
  • Developing an understanding of strategic positioning, as well as market and consumer insights 

 The right person for the job:

  • Has a relevant qualification in design, media or visual communication 
  • Has 5 years’ experience as a digital art director or conceptual digital designer
  • Also has print experience, as well as knowledge of video production
  • Has 3+ years’ experience in managing a team
  • Is experienced in concept development and creative output across various media
  • Has some experience in copywriting, especially digital
  • Has knowledge of marketing, especially digital
  • Is proficient in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, digital and social media 
  • Has a strong digital design portfolio
  • Can both give and receive direction and constructive criticism
  • Responds efficiently to changes to briefs and deadlines
  • Works well under pressure and can juggle multiple tasks effectively
  • Is a team player with empathy and excellent communication skills

Please note:

The dress code for all staff members is smart.

Salary: R40 - 50 000