Graphic Designer & Animator

Confidential Company - Cairo, Egypt

50
Applicants for
1 open position
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Experience Needed:
More than 5 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time Work From Home
Salary:
200 to 400 USD per month
Vacancies:
1 open position
About the Job

Who are we?

  • We are a marketing technologies company based in Kuwait who want to change the world through apps and technological solutions by creating a breakthrough marketing applications.
  • We are highly user-centric and we deeply believe we can innovate our way out of any box.
  • The role demands great execution, bold innovation, obsession with quality, fearlessness and optimism to be inspired by the unknown and never settle, solving problems with creativity while keeping the user in mind and ambition to take projects to the finish line.

What we’re looking for?

  • We’re looking for a Designer with a capital D, someone who thinks broadly about solving problems elegantly, simply, and beautifully.
  • We're looking for someone who has deep expertise in digital design but also an insanely versatile skill set that covers graphic design, branding, advertising, packaging and UX.
  • A passion for photography, typography, fine art, and/or industrial design is a bonus.
  • We'll reward your ambition, talent, and energy with the chance to own projects and make a big splash.
  • You will work side by side with our Product Manager to breathe life into our new brand's vision across multiple touchpoints physically and digitally.
Job Requirements

Required Qualifications

  • Deliver print, product, and marketing assets, resize, branded content in ways that use your superb taste and aesthetic sensibilities
  • Collaborate on strategic decisions relating to branding and advertising
  • Solve problems and refine concepts into presentations with strong visuals
  • Prioritize against a tight editorial calendar and competing deadlines
  • 5+ years working as a graphic designer or visual designer
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Aftereffect and Photoshop (Sketch is a plus)
  • Assist in selecting audio, video, colors, animation, etc for graphic design.
  • A strong sense of typography
  • A good eye for photography
  • Produce sketches, storyboards roughs to visualize ideas
  • Edit raw video footage and add effects/elements to enhance motion graphics.
  • Research and analyze best design techniques and solutions to create motion graphics.
  • Participate in a brainstorming session to share new design perspectives and ideas.
  • Maintain and follow best practices for versioning control, naming convention and organization of graphics files.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of latest graphic design techniques.
  • Ensure compliance with company guidelines, deadlines, and design standards
  • Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics, and layouts.
  • Generate ideas and artwork for suggested campaigns
  • Generate clear ideas and concepts in tandem with the copywriter
  • Produce sketches, storyboards roughs to visualize ideas
  • Understand marketing initiatives, strategic positioning, and target audience
  • Cooperate with the rest of the creative team across different types of media
  • Great organizational and multitasking skills
  • Ability to communicate across teams and with non-designers
  • Basic or advanced video editing and motion graphics skills a big plus
  • An understanding of how web and mobile applications work

Skills

  • Sketching
  • Storyboard creation
  • Targeting visual communications to demographic groups
  • Typography
  • Usability
  • Written communications
  • Attention to detail
  • Choosing most effective typography for graphic design projects
  • Color theory
  • Creative thinking
  • Critical thinking
  • Your CV and Behance account or any other sources to showcase your work is a must.