Graphic Designer

Round pixel - Maadi, Cairo

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Experience Needed:
More than 3 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:
Confidential
Languages:
English
Vacancies:
1 open position
About the Job
  • Execute new and existing brand strategies in email, web and print.
  • Develop and maintain clear brand guidelines and ensure all creative deliverables have a consistent look and feel that is brand appropriate.
  • Problem-solve and take design feedback from internal stakeholders while maintaining a creative point of view and consistency.
  • Manage, plan and work with the team to execute all creative projects including daily emails, site banners, digital ads, posters, flyers and various print collateral.
  • Partner with the Art Director to translate project requests into conceptual ideas and execute a winning creative direction.
  • Manage creative updates on website including homepage placements, marketing banners, products, widgets and any new pages, updates or features.
  • Execute all mobile site creative updates and changes including updating site with new imagery and creating wireframes for agency to follow for any new pages, updates or optimizations.
  • Work closely with the Art Director on printed pieces to develop design concepts and execute layouts.

Responsibilities:

  • Meeting clients or account managers to discuss the business objectives and requirements of the job.
  • Estimating the time required to complete a job and providing quotes for clients.
  • Developing design briefs that suit the client's purpose.
  • Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts and developing interactive design.
  • Using innovation to redefine a design brief within time and cost constraints.
  • Presenting finalised ideas and concepts to clients or account managers.
  • Working with a range of media, including computer-aided design (CAD), and keeping up to date with emerging technologies.
  • Proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work.
  • Demonstrating illustrative skills with rough sketches and working on layouts ready for print.
  • Commissioning illustrators and photographers.
  • Working as part of a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, stylists, illustrators, other designers, account executives, web developers and marketing specialists.
Job Requirements

SKILS:

  • Passion and enthusiasm for design, with a creative flair.
  • A flexible approach when working in a team.
  • Excellent communication skills to interpret and negotiate briefs with clients.
  • Good presentation skills and the confidence to explain and sell ideas to clients and colleagues.
  • Time management skills and the ability to cope with several projects at a time.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail when finalising designs.
  • Being open to feedback and willing to make changes to your designs.
  • Effective networking skills to build contacts.
  • Excellent IT skills, especially with design and photo-editing software.
  • Exceptional creativity and innovation.
  • An understanding of the latest trends and their role within a commercial environment.
  • Professional approach to time, costs and deadlines.
  • Strong proficiency and experience in the Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)

Experience:

  • 3+ years’ experience.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art required or related field.

Nice to have :

  • Experience on agency side is a plus.