Closing Date: 24/05/2019
Location: Cape Town
Travel Involved: No
Date Required: 27/05/2019
Job Type: Permanent
Education: Diploma
Company: Ramsay Media
Job Category: Design
Compensation: N/A
Position Summary:

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.

 

Requirements:

-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.