To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.

JOBS

Mid Level Graphic Designer1

  • Company: Carta Creative
  • Deadline: Saturday 27th September 2014
  • Location: Nairobi/Thika
Job Description

Carta Creative is an interactive agency based in Nairobi, Kenya. We’re a lean but efficient team of strategists, designers and developers who understand that success is specific to the unique needs and goals of each company we work with.

We craft fluid and holistic digital solutions, shaping and defining brands in the digital space through vision and individuality.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Work under the direction of the senior designers on the Creative Team

• Attend weekly prioritization meetings and suggest ways to get projects done more efficiently

• Create and maintain company websites

• Conceptualise new marketing material

• Support the editorial, analytical, and managerial team with creative content

• Conceptualise and produce websites/e­mail templates

• Manage print related tasks

• Design/produce print related marketing material

• Produce Company related stationery

• Develop website layout

• Code the website

• Maintain brand consistency throughout your work

• Offer new ideas and concepts clearly and effectively to the business

• Must have a great working knowledge of the Adobe package: Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator (flash knowledge will be beneficial)

PERSONAL QUALITIES

• Be meticulous when it comes to attention to detail

• Must have a strong interest in design trends

• Languages – must be fluent in English and be able to write competently

• Creative – must have artistic flair and have an eye for design

• Excellent verbal communication skills – has the ability to convey information

verbally to fellow team members and clients

• Stability under pressure – reacts well to change and stays positive despite setbacks

• Able to work as part of a team

• Able to adapt to the company’s needs in the way we deliver our service

• Reliable and takes pride in the quality of their work

• Flexible – maintains effectiveness in a fast moving and/or changing environment and with varying tasks, responsibilities or people

• Self motivated – must be able to work unsupervised

• Able to stick to deadlines

• Great problem solving is essential

• Open minded – be willing to learn


How to apply

Contact us at hello@cartacreative.net