Ramsay Media (Pty) Ltd is SA’s largest independent magazine and digital publishing company responsible for some of the country’s best-performing titles. We are currently looking for a Junior Designer(CAR) for our design department. The successful candidate will be designing across the CAR brand and other platforms/brands, from promotional material to magazine layout.
The successful candidate will be responsible for:
-Designing editorial pages for the magazine whilst adhering to strict layout structures for each of the sections;
-Working on promotional material;
-Reproduction – compiling approved layouts as print-ready PDF files;
-Creating BOJ adverts and advertorials where necessary;
-Designing supplements and other marketing and concept material for the ad sales team;
-Handling other ad hoc projects as required e.g. digital newsletters, marketing material etc.;
-Creating digital files for monthly digital publishing.
-A relevant design qualification;
-Proficient in the use of Adobe CS6: InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator;
-A thorough knowledge of modern repro and print processes, and an understanding for print design, layout and finished art;
-Excellent organisational skills, accuracy and a keen eye for detail;
-Good communication and interpersonal skills, coupled with the ability to work within a small, dedicated team;
-The ability to work fast and methodically in a pressurised, deadline-driven environment.