Closing Date:

25 July 2018


Job Purpose Summary:

The Graphic and Web Designer is responsible for the innovative design and maintenance of Nology’s websites and brand marketing material, working closely with the Marketing Manager and other relevant departments.

 

Location:

Nology - Centurion


Unique Reference:

GWD01

 

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

 
Website Maintenance
  • Design online banners and upload to the Nology brand websites on approval
  • Apply innovative, responsive changes and updates to the Nology brand websites
  • Administration, planning and management of Nology and Nology’s brand websites
  • Analyse and report on website progress and performance
  • Create and update forms and designs on Nology websites
  • Set –up and maintain notices on Nology website
  • Update Website content when required
  • Optimise SEO (search Engine Optimisation) on all Nology websites
  • Assist with design and layout on Social media sites when required
  • Maintain the security of Nology’s websites in conjunction with the Internal IT department
  • Implement tracking on websites for analysis

Marketing Material Design

  • Attend product management meetings to get information on weekly/monthly marketing campaigns
  • Design and supply of professional and high quality artwork timeously
  • Manage time spent on designs, efficiently and effectively
  • Proof read marketing literature before submission to the Marketing Manager
  • Design of packaging, quick start guides, and other relevant material for new customised products
  • Design of Point of sales material (posters, banners, brochures, billboards etc.)

Administration and General
  • Stay abreast with latest design software and effective design methods and make suggestions for improvement
  • Maintain online filing system
  • Update and submit reports as required
  • Assist with updating and implementing marketing related processes and policies
  • Maintain the company's corporate image and identity, which includes the use of logos and signage of Nology and its brands.
  • Advise employees on the correct use of company logos in keeping to the approved standards
  • Assist with ad-hoc administrative duties when required

 

The above list is not exhaustive and you may be asked to undertake reasonable additional duties/projects requested by the Department Manager/Director.

 

Education and Qualifications Required:

  • Matric
  • Certificate/Diploma/ Degree in Graphic and Web design

 

Experience Required:

  • At least 3 years’ work experience in similar role
  • HTML5 and CSS3 Design
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Corporate environment – specifically B2B

 

Required Skills, Knowledge and Personal Characteristics:

  • Excellent computer skills and editing on different formats (Adobe CC Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, etc. HTML, CSS Styling, MS PowerPoint on PC/Mac).
  • Innovative and creative thinking
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent listening and analysis skills
  • Team player
  • Adaptable and Flexible
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently without supervision
  • Good time management skills
  • Good understanding of responsive web design
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
  • User experience (UX)/design principles background would be advantageous.

 

Comments and Special Consideration:

  • Own transport (advantage but not essential)

 

Please send your CV and portfolio to hr@nology.co.za and reference the job title in the subject line.