Graphic Designer
Pressmaster Africa
Nairobi, Kenya
4d ago
source : Fuzu

Job Summary

Pressmaster which is a Ramco Plexus vertical is looking for a graphic designer . The designer

will develop concepts, graphics and layouts for product illustrations

and ensure efficient design style, format, for print production as per

the agreed timescales and customer requirement. The person will be

reporting to the General manager

KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

ESSENTIALS

Bachelor’s degree / Diploma in a relevant area, such as printing

management, graphic arts and printing technology or graphic design.

  • At least two (2) years of experience in design (consultations, space planning and layout)
  • Hands on Experience in Adobe Illustrator / Photoshop Application and in Reprography work
  • Hands on experience in printing process & techniques.
  • Exposure to different kinds of commercial printing.
  • SKILLS / COMPETENCIES :

  • Artistic Ability : Must be talented and have a variety of artistic skills and ability.
  • Client Oriented : Able to work easily with clients to ensure that designs meet specifications.
  • Communication : Effectively communicate with clients and other members

    of the design team to ensure they are on track with deadlines and other

    goals.

  • Creativity : Is creative and can come up with new and exciting ideas for designs
  • Manages Priorities : Is able to work within boundaries of deadlines and

    changing priorities and can effectively manage a workload to meet

    deadlines and satisfy clients.

  • Committed : shares and motivates others to the mission, vision and values of RPWL.
  • Strong sense of responsibility
  • Willing to flex hours to meet with the business needs.
  • Teamwork and team building spirit.
  • Responsibilities

    PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

    1.Work with wide range of media and use graphic design software.

    2.Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics and layout.

    3.Ensure efficient design style, format, for print production as per agreed timescales.

    Analyse and interpret complex information in order to produce artwork,

    designs and a range of written material in order to deliver priorities

    and ensure all activities are conducted professionally.

    5.Working as part of a team with other designers, account executives, customer service and production.

    6.Provide clear and concise advice and guidance to a range of clients regarding production times of their designs.

    7.Ensure 5’s Standards is fully maintained within your area of work (Attached).

    JOB DESCRIPTION

    1.Adhere to the attached checklist on the flow of work at all times.

    2.Follow up on tasks assigned by the Prepress Manager or Traffic In-charge as instructed.

    3.Ensure Pre-Flight every job using the Checklist provided.

    Immediately inform the Prepress manager or Traffic In charge of any

    issues that may arise from the Brief & Artwork as soon as possible

    after from the time the task is assigned to you.

    Forward the pdf approval to the relevant person as advised by the

    Prepress manager or Traffic In charge after the Brief & Artwork are

    cleared.

    6.Ensure pdf sample is duly approved by client before transferring the same to the relevant press for mass production.

    After transfer of every job for production, always confirm with the

    relevant recipient that the job is okay and as per customer

    specification before the same is produced.

    8.Any other duties as directed by the management

    Job Requirements

    Required education : Bachelor's degree

    Required relevant work experience : 2 years

    Required languages : English (Spoken : fluent Written : fluent)

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