Imagine That is looking for a dynamic graphic designer to join our design team. We are a young, passionate team of creatives. We follow the latest trends and love to think out of the box. As part of our team you will be required to be able to accurately understand the client’s needs and manage their expectations. You will be expected to handle various design projects from conception to final product. Deadlines are there for a reason and we never miss them. The hours can sometimes be long and you will be expected to work overtime. Our clients always expect the best and won’t settle for less even if we are squeezed for time. We strive to offer exceptional service to our clients and believe in personal customer service.

Requirements

  • Matric
  • Relevant Graphic Design qualification will be advantageous
  • Minimum of five years’ working experience as a graphic designer
  • Technical knowledge and proficiency of design software essential (Corel Draw, Adobe CS6: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, MS Office).

Skills

  • Creative flair and innovative thinking
  • Accuracy, thoroughness and attention to detail
  • Highly driven, energetic and results driven
  • Positive attitude
  • Excellent presentation, listening and communication skills
  • Confident and presentable
  • The ability to work under pressure, independently and in a team
  • Ability to contribute to strategic and tactical direction
  • Solution oriented, hard worker who is passionate about visual design and marketing
  • Ability to articulate relevant and original ideas and provide the necessary creative direction

Responsibilities

  • Designing and developing graphics and multimedia content for product illustrations, logos, websites and videos.
  • Setting up and implementing production processes and technical standards for graphics
  • Presenting finalised ideas and concepts to internal and/or external clients
  • Working to a brief, solve problems creatively and adapt style if needed
  • Providing quality control over concepts, processes, deliverables and projects
  • Technical and creative up-skilling of staff, as necessary
  • Providing guidance on research and development projects, driving innovation and advising on new techniques and approaches
  • Responsible for art direction and graphic design, seeing all projects through from concept, design, production, completion and delivery
  • Work closely and collaboratively with the Marketing team on all creative projects in adherence to project timelines
  • Take charge of brand creative assets
  • Follow the company’s brand identity standards and guidelines
  • Execution of graphic design and development
  • Wide-ranging photo-retouching and image development
  • Identify and create best designs for projects
  • Create new and original designs from scratch for associated brands based on identified needs and brand image
  • Stay current on industry trends
  • Design and produce marketing and advertising communications (print and digital)
  • Collaborate on store design and layout