Freelance Creative Graphic Designer

Job Summary

The graphic designer is an art director who is contracted to work on graphic design work on a project-by-project i.e. freelance basis. We are looking for talent that can design the creative concept, develop the final creative work and/or work on a creative project under guidance. This is not a full time job and work will be remunerated on a per-project basis. This is NOT a monthly salaried job. This opportunity is for freelance, self-employed creative talent. Please DO NOT apply if the project-based remuneration is not acceptable to you.

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

Job Description:
•     Based on a brief, perform design research on the category.
•     Prepare rough drafts and present ideas.
•     Design the creative concept, (and present it if required).
•     Develop the final creative work, (and present it if required).
•     Prepare the final work in the required format.
•     Work with copywriter to produce final design.
•     Use design software to develop all the above.
•     Recommend and work with suppliers who may be needed to produce the finished work.
•     Able to develop: short and long publications, reports, posters, ads, digital posts, brand guidelines, point of sale material, books, infographics, illustrations, photo editing etc. Packaging is a plus.

Who you are:
•    Someone who is passionate about the creative business with a strong creative flair.
•    A flair for marketing and the communications category in general.
•    Someone with analytical ability, who will critique and contribute to the development of the design and communications.
•    Experience in a communications agency is not a must, but creative experience is a must.
•    Keeps up with the latest trends on the market.
•    A communicator and a team player - keeps the team involved and continuously updated on what they’re doing.
•    Someone with the ability to get things done and deliver the work on-time as promised.
•    Someone who understands that remuneration is based on income generated.
•    Excellent creative skills and oral presentation.
•    Excellent with creative computer packages; certification on the same is preferred.
•    Owns equipment (laptop), has the necessary software and is able to use internet for online / virtual meetings.
•    High level of integrity and honesty in all dealings.
•    University Degree is a plus, but definitely not a must.

Send the following:
1)    your CV
2)    a cover letter
3)    a list of design software that you use and level of your proficiency in each. If you have certification for the software, please indicate.
4)    portfolio of your artwork/a copy of your artworks

Please ensure all 4 items are sent in the application.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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