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Mid-Senior Graphic Designer: Branding – Cape Town

 

Exciting opportunity for a branding super star!  A nifty boutique branding agency in Cape Town’s CBD is on the hunt for a talented top-notch mid to senior Graphic Designer to join their creative studio. We’re looking for someone who can design varied, beautiful high-end branding (for mostly international clients), well thought out corporate identities, conceptual designs, roadshows, events, emailers and more. The agency boasts an exciting variety of clients from financial services to Retail/FMCG. You’re a designer able to take ownership – take a brief, unpack it, execute it, drive it and get your hands dirty.  You make things happen. The ideal candidate is confident, able to think strategically and conceptually.  You’re a ‘thinking designer’.  Show us your well-crafted, potentially award-winning portfolio to seal the deal!

 

Requirements
The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Recognised Qualification in Graphic Design/Visual Communication – essential
  • At least 5 years’ design studio/advertising agency experience
  • A well-crafted design portfolio – essential
  • Able to work on your own very comfortably – taking complete ownership of your projects (but also able to work in a team)
  • Conceptual
  • A strategic thinker
  • Common sense
  • Adaptable
  • Responsible
  • Aesthetically sensitive
  • Craftsmanship – a must!
  • An eye for detail.

Please submit a relevant portfolio as a PDF/link on application.

Should you not receive a response within 10 days, please consider your application for this specific role unsuccessful.

Mid-Weight Creative Team: Awarded Agency – Port Elizabeth

 

Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference.

A well respected, awarded and established ad agency is on the lookout for a mid-weight Art Director & Copywriter team to join their Port Elizabeth studio. The successful team will get the exciting opportunity to work on a lovely variety of brands. We’re looking for a passionate and driven through-the-line creative team to take their brands to the next level. You should have exposure to TVC, Digital and Radio as it is key to being able to deliver great concepts. The agency has produced great work over the years and this your opportunity to uphold and exceed that legacy. Are you the superstars we’re looking for?

If you are not part of an existing team, please apply anyway as they will put a team together.

 

Requirements for both roles
The successful candidates must have/be:

  • Relevant degree/qualification min.
  • Three to five+ years’ experience – essential.
  • Previous agency experience.
  • Strong conceptual skills.
  • Strong on running and meeting tight deadlines.
  • Able to do design (Art Director)
  • FMCG background an added advantage.
  • Proven working experience as an Art Director & Copywriter
  • The consistent ability to produce and communicate fresh ideas and visual concepts.
  • High levels of motivation and perseverance with a strong belief in your ideas, plus the skills and confidence to express them.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise work and multi-task.
  • The ability to work as part of a team.
  • Acute observation and an eye for detail.
  • Team player with strong communication and presentation skills.

Please submit a relevant portfolio along with your CV and salary requirements on application.

Should you not receive a response within one week, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Marketing Manager: Insurance Sector – Johannesburg

 

Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference.

We have a brilliant opportunity for a mid-weight Marketing Manager at a financial services company in Johannesburg. The company is doing great things for low-income SA communities and requires a passionate Marketing Manager to help them action their growth strategy in distributing their product through a number of different channels. The ideal candidate will have Marketing experience utilising predominantly BTL channels with a focus on experiential and activations methods. Is it you?

 

Responsibilities

  • Build a marketing strategy to identify alternative channels to assist the agency network.
  • Strategise on ideas in order to bring these channels to life.
  • Be able to communicate with the target market and the agency network in order for the agency network to bring in sales.

 

Requirements
The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Diploma/Relevant industry qualification – advantageous
  • Marketing experience utilising predominantly BTL channels with a focus on experiential and activations methods.
  • Previous experience in Financial Services/Insurance/Retail – advantageous
  • Previous experience in the low-income sector
  • BTL/Experiential advertising agency experience – advantageous
  • Door to Door sales driven campaign experience – advantageous
  • Ability to manage budgets
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadline.

 

Should you not receive a response within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessf

Mid-Weight TTL Art Director/Designer: Awarded Agency – Port Elizabeth

 

An awarded and established TTL ad agency is on the lookout for a fantastic mid-weight Art Director/Designer to join their studio in Port Elizabeth. The successful candidate will get the exciting opportunity to work on a variety of fabulous brands across sectors. We’re looking for a passionate and driven through-the-line creative with exposure to TVC, Digital and Radio as they’re key to being able to deliver great concepts for all their clients. The agency has produced great work over the years and this your opportunity to join a super team doing great work.

 

Requirements
The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Relevant degree/qualification min.
  • Three to five+ years’ experience – essential.
  • Previous agency experience.
  • Strong conceptual skills.
  • Strong on running and meeting tight deadlines.
  • Very strong design skills
  • FMCG background an added advantage.
  • Proven working experience as an Art Director
  • The consistent ability to produce and communicate fresh ideas and visual concepts.
  • High levels of motivation and perseverance with a strong belief in your ideas, plus the skills and confidence to express them.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise work and multi-task.
  • The ability to work as part of a team.
  • Acute observation and an eye for detail.
  • Team player with strong communication and presentation skills.

 

Please submit a relevant portfolio (PDF/link) along with your CV on application.

Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference.

Should you not receive a response within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.