Brand Designer Job, Cape Town

Remuneration: negotiable cost for the company
Benefits: In the cost package for the company
Location: The cap
Remote work: Some telecommuting allowed
Level of education: Diploma
Job level: Senior
Type: Permanent
Reference: #Chris2211
Company: VGP Recruitment

We have an absolutely fabulous opportunity for a Senior Brand Designer in a global manufacturing and technology company based in Cape Town. The company is renaming, rebuilding and redesigning everything from the ground up – and they need someone to take charge of shaping their visuals and creating the aesthetic base for the whole thing. of the company. As such, their lovely marketing team is looking for a top digital artist to execute beautiful visuals that will catapult their world-class business into the stratosphere! The role includes the brand designer who creates, manages and maintains all corporate visuals. The Senior Graphic Designer will work closely with the Marketing Director on the vision and execution of beautiful product images, concept art, infographics, branding, web pages and supporting materials. You will also work alongside a senior copywriter to accompany graphics and visuals. As a Senior Brand Designer, you will personally execute visual work, as well as coordinate the efforts of external resources such as photographers, illustrators, 3D artists and UX designers, print and product designers.

We are looking for someone with the line design, vector and graphic design skills needed to produce eye-opening content. We’re talking beautiful product images, stunning illustrations and concepts, tight brand design and effortless flow of information, guided by a great eye for design, color and the “x-factor. “visual.

If you’re reading this, chances are you’re a dynamic, creative and innovative graphic designer with an easy sense of humor, crazy Adobe skills and a portfolio of experienced designers to prove it – we want see this. If you’re a visual jack-of-all-trades looking to own the aesthetic of a single company (with a single cutting-edge physical product line), we’d love to hear from you.

Please note this is an on-site role with flexibility (potentially the best of both worlds).

Responsibilities

Brand design

  • Create and update company branding including logos, colors, fonts, tone and iconography
  • Own and maintain a library of brand and creative assets.

marketing product

  • Product photo editing, layouts and creative applications
  • Infographics, illustrations and technical breakdowns
  • Ads, social media content.

Digital and UX

  • Designing robust, UX-focused and brand-supporting web pages, landing pages and digital layouts is advantageous
  • Creating web and mobile-ready visuals, ready to download.

corporate identity

  • Clean and minimal presentations
  • Letterhead, stationery and signage
  • One-page documents, white papers.

Product design

  • Contribute to the aesthetics and overall design of our products
  • Creation of product support materials – manuals, guides, packaging and labeling
  • Technical illustrations of the products.


Terms
The successful candidate must have/be:

  • A relevant graduate degree from a recognized institution
  • Sketching capabilities – able to quickly sketch or model rough designs for approval
  • Illustration skills: High-quality vector and raster illustration skills with clean lines, sparing use of anchor points, advanced lineweight techniques, layer styles, and constrained color palettes
  • Layout/graphic design skills
  • Excellent use of typography, color theory, white space, “tone and purpose” imagery, and use of layout to help flow information
  • UX experience would be helpful
  • Microsoft Office
  • Team collaboration tools such as MS Teams, Google, Slack or similar
  • Editing, exporting and compressing video – beneficial
  • Animation and motion graphics (After Effects) – beneficial
  • WordPress – beneficial
  • Print design – beneficial
  • 3D modeling or rendering – Blender or similar – beneficial
  • “That eye” for high quality design – a must have
  • Precise: clean lines, neat layering, consistency
  • Organized: meticulous naming, sorting and categorization of files
  • Excellent at giving and receiving constructive feedback
  • Attention to detail
  • Meeting deadlines with excellent time management
  • If in doubt, Google is already open!

Please submit a PDF/link to a relevant portfolio with your CV when applying.

If you do not receive a response within 10 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Company Description

VGP Recruitment is a recruitment agency specializing in the advertising, marketing, media, creative, digital, public relations/communications and publishing sectors.

Posted on March 25 15:44, Closing date May 24

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