Vacancy – Digital Designer/WordPress
The following entry level position is available within our Digital Platforms office in Bloemfontein.
JOB TITLE: DIGITAL DESIGNER – WORDPRESS
EDUCATION: Relevant tertiary qualification
EXPERIENCE: Have at least 2 years’ experience as a designer.
BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION:
Creation of design and assets for use on our website, brand file and social media platforms.
Work closely with copywriters on social content and strategies.
Design all social content
Work closely with social customer relations manager
Work collaboratively with digital manager, suppliers and agencies to complete website maintenance tasks
Design emailers across all brands
Perform CMS changes on websites and mobi sites when required.
To maintain the high visual standards of the creative head and the marketing department as a whole and to assist others in maintaining this standard.
Creation of presentation and mockups to present ideas/executions
To bring fresh ideas and approaches and perform any other duties as reasonable requested.
WordPress development and extensive plugin knowledge
Adobe Creative Suite (In Design, Illustrator, Photoshop essential)
Additional digital skills beneficial (e.g. After Effects, Final Cut, Flash and Dreamweaver)
Familiar with Web 2.0 principles
Experience in HTML and CSS
Knowledge of ASP.net beneficial
Traditional typography and print skills.
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES & REQUIREMENTS:
Good communication skills
. Proactive and innovative
Open to collaboration
Must show initiative
CLOSING DATE: 10 June 2016 at 17h00
Interested applicants are requested to apply with a comprehensive CV to Thando Mohlamme via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org . Please include the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line.
Digital Platforms is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The appointment will be made in line with Central Media Group’s Employment Equity Plan and Policy.
Applicants not contacted within 14 days after the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful.