Senior Digital Designer

Job Function

Business Unit: Gloo@Ogilvy
Department: Creative
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Type:
Reports To: ECD

Gloo@Ogilvy require a Digital Designer to join their team. The ideal candidate will be required to:

Effectively communicate and coordinate with writers and production artist ensuring visual designs communicate the desired message. Maintain a learnership and energetic attitude. Ideation and innovation will be something you are expected to sink your teeth into.

The work demands creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry software, as well as a professional approach to time, costs & deadlines.

Work with a senior to establish the art & design direction for all projects.

Monitor the conceptual and visual evolution of a product / application development.

Implement brand and communication strategy through design.

Prepare and present your own creative solutions as well as your team’s.

Motivate, inspire and feed back to the project team.

Initiate and follow project deliverables through to completion.

Work & manage outputs according to a project plan.

Troubleshoot & propose countermeasures or solutions as required; this includes the ability to argue reasonings behind motivations, rationales & best practice

Design & produce cohesive campaigns from concept through to implementation.

Assist and contribute toward regular creative team meetings.

Initiate brainstorming sessions and other planning activities with your team.

Liaise with technical managers and other members of the technical team.

Explore value-adds and advise on relevant technologies.

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