Vacancy – Digital Designer/WordPress

Vacancy – Digital Designer/WordPress

The following entry level position is available within our Digital Platforms office in Bloemfontein.
EDUCATION: Relevant tertiary qualification
EXPERIENCE: Have at least 2 years’ experience as a designer.

 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 beneficial

 Traditional typography and print skills.

 Good communication skills

.  Proactive and innovative

 Positive mind-set

 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: . 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.