Web Designer

Additional Info

  • Job Title: Web & Graphic Designer
  • Job Category: Online Marketing
  • Department/Group: Design Department
  • Reporting To: Head of Design
  • Location: Sandton
  • Travel Required: Office based
  • Level/Salary Range: Dependent on Skill Level and Current Salary Level Including Company Benefits: Medical Aid + Life Policy
  • Position Type: Permanent
  • HR Contact: 011 025 0258
  • Date Posted: 16 January 2018
  • Posting Expires: To be Communicated
  • Applications Accepted By:

  • EMAIL: info@mdhsolutions.co.za
  • Subject Line: Web & Graphic Designer

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITY:

  • Design and maintain websites as required. Including Mobile websites, HTML5, iOS, Windows, Android, etc.
  • Design and maintain email templates.
  • Conceptualizing new designs that are both functional and user-friendly.
  • Constantly improve UX through design.
  • Develop creative content from scratch. Working within tight client briefs and with supplied assets.
  • Coding for the creation of new and maintenance of existing websites.
  • Proposing website solutions as required.
  • Coding and testing of mailers to best practice standards.
  • Working with development team for quality control and coding guidelines.
  • Follow intellectual property guidelines for the various brands.
  • Consultation with client to ensure understanding of brief/product requirements.

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience.
  • Relevant degree/ diploma.
  • Portfolio demonstrating website design and mobile design (apps).
  • Mobile UX/UI experience – responsive design/websites and native apps.
  • Passion for graphic design, human-computer interaction and interaction design.
  • Strong eye for typography, colour and hierarchy.
  • Firm grasp of current trends and best practices for the web and mobile world and understanding of technology used in designing interactively.
  • Solid knowledge of web standards, cross-browser compatibility, and accessibility.
  • Have excellent knowledge of Illustrator, Adobe (Photoshop & Dreamweaver), In-Design, HTML(5), ASPX, PHP, CMS and CSS.
  • Basic knowledge and experience with ASP, C#, HTML5 and DNN sites advantageous.
  • Proven experience in internet technology and website design.
  • Be able to work alongside Development team to integrate application code into websites and or web applications.