Senior Graphic Designer

Announced Date:  2019-08-28
Last Deadline:  2019-09-15
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Organization: Ariana Television Network
City: Kabul
Job Location: Kabul
Job Category: Design
Vacancy No: N/A
Employeement: FullTime
No of Job(s): 1
Experience: 4-5 Years
Education: Bachelor Degree
Contract Duration: Long term
Salary Scale: Based on Company Salary Scale
Nationality: Afghan
Gender: Male/Female
Deadline: 2019-09-15
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About Ariana Television Network

Job Description

Job Summary: 

Graphic designers create visual concepts, by using computer software, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. They develop the overall layout and production design for advertisements, brochures, magazines, and corporate reports.

 

The Graphic Designer:

  • Will be part of the in-house creative division and will report to the Art Director. He/she will also be the company resource for all graphic design requirements.
  • Contributes to the development of campaign themes and concepts by actively participating in all brainstorming sessions.
  • Is able to understand creative briefs and develop designs and illustrations accordingly.
  • Understands brand identity and reinforces it precisely as per guidelines.
  • Designs artwork for all media: direct marketing, online, outdoor and print.
  • Liaises with other departments and printers to achieve the intended output within a given timeframe.
  • Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and materials.
  • Plans concept by studying information and materials.
  • Illustrates concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts.
  • Obtains approval of concept by submitting rough layout for approval.
  • Prepares finished copy and art by operating typesetting, printing, and similar equipment; and purchasing from vendors.
  • Prepares final layout by marking and pasting up finished copy and art.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; and evaluating new equipment.
  • Completes projects by coordinating with outside agencies, art services, printers, etc.
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending design workshops; reviewing professional publications; and participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Notice of Revision: The terms of reference may be revised subject to   operational needs.

Job Requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design and/or visual communication. In absence of a relevant degree, at least 4 years professional experience as a graphic designer at a creative agency is required.
  • Expertise in Adobe in Design, Illustrator and Photoshop.

Skilled in vector graphics.

  • Must be able to sketch or illustrate ideas.
  •  A portfolio containing at least 10 designs that show the breadth of expertise (illustrations, photographs, adverts and the like). We will be looking for a strong foundation in design fundamentals and especially, your skills in vector graphics and illustrations.
  • Proficient in English.

Desirable Attributes:

  • Apart from fulfilling the above criteria, a candidate with expertise in written Dari and Pashto is desired.
  • The Candidate:
  • We are looking for someone who thinks creatively, is open-minded, passionate about design and most importantly, is a team player. You must be able to work under pressure, meet tough deadlines and take criticism positively.

Submission Guideline

The interested candidates should submit their resume with recent photo by email to:

jobs@afgahn-wireless.com

Kindly mention the position title in the subject line of your e-mail.

ATN regrettably cannot respond to individual queries in relation to job or on the status of individual applications due to high numbers of applicants. If you have not been contacted within 2 weeks after the closing date, then please assume that your application has not been successful.

 

Submission E-mail

jobs@afghan-wireless.com