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Middle Weight Digital Designer

We are on the hunt for an incredibly talented and experienced mid-senior digital designer to join our team of wonder. As a digital designer, your main responsibility is the creation and delivery of a range of cross-platform digital work. This can be anything from responsive sites and emails to banners, mobile/tablet apps and micro-sites. The role could involve taking a simple hand-drawn scamp or an interactive wire-frame and turning into a digital campaign or website layout using Photoshop, Sketch, or other Adobe Creative Suite software. Portfolios will be considered for the interview stage.

Location: Cape Town CBD

Education Level: Tertiary

Working Hours: Full-time, 08:30 - 17:00, Monday – Friday

Type: Permanent

Remuneration: Negotiable


Responsibilities

  • The full project life cycle – from brief and pitch to usability and build
  • Working from scamps or, on pure design-led projects, creating a range of cross-platform design work
  • Working collaboratively with creatives, UX or developers to deliver digital output of the highest quality and to brief
  • Staying on track with emerging digital trends and culture, attending events and engaging with the wider digital creative community
  • Articulating and presenting creative ideas/treatments to teams and clients
  • Agency experience in designing cutting-edge websites, apps, interfaces and/or digital campaigns (including banners, microsites, emails)
  • An exceptional online portfolio showcasing innovative design concepts and highly considered visual executions
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch (this could include Flash, After Effects and Illustrator)
  • Knowledge/understanding of HTML and CSS can be beneficial but is not always essential
  • Proven understanding of typography, layout, colour and grid structures
  • High attention to detail
  • Must work well in a team and also enjoy giving art direction to other designers
  • Must be able to handle constructive criticism and creative direction
  • Must want to change the world in some small way

Requirements

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Sketch
  • Microsoft Suite
  • Be fully computer/Mac literate and a design nerd
  • Mad passion and talent in terms of design
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Middle Weight Digital Designer

Grow with us

We're always sharing constructive design and digital articles and learnings with each other. We also invest in learning-from-home courses to ensure you're always evolving.

Collective Creatives

We believe in the power of the collective. That means sharing our creativity with the team, getting input and advice from each other and becoming the best at what we do.

Team Adventure

We're on a digital rollercoaster of ups and downs, but one thing's for sure: it's an adventure we're all on together. We're travelling overseas, climbing mountains and doing our bit for the world.

Know someone who might be interested?

We are on the hunt for an incredibly talented and experienced mid-senior digital designer to join our team of wonder. As a digital designer, your main responsibility is the creation and delivery of a range of cross-platform digital work. This can be anything from responsive sites and emails to banners, mobile/tablet apps and micro-sites. The role could involve taking a simple hand-drawn scamp or an interactive wire-frame and turning into a digital campaign or website layout using Photoshop, Sketch, or other Adobe Creative Suite software. Portfolios will be considered for the interview stage.

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