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  • Company: Rupu
  • Deadline: Friday 20th January 2012
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

Rupu is a growing entity, and with growth comes vacancies which need to be filled. Currently, we are on the lookout for a designer to join Team Rupu on a full time role. We expect you to conceptualize effective solutions where required, using a variety of tools that are available.

You need to be in touch with current trends in design, as well as be able to deliver on daily tasks allocated to you using these skills.

Major Purpose

  • Designing all online and offline art work
  • Use source images from business websites and stock photography
  • Research as base for design proposals
  • Work out design concepts in line with branding guidelines
  • Support marketing manager with branding guidelines
  • Support any other projects with creative/design aspects
  • Take over any duties assigned

Key Responsibilities & Result Areas

  • Work within set deadlines
  • Come up with alternative design concepts for every assigned job
  • Ensure that design supports the business goals as defined by management
  • Maintain and provide Corporate Identity material

Working Relationships (Internally & Externally)

  • Support marketing manager
  • Work with IT on designing interfaces for the site
  • Provide deal pictures to online editor in time and according to branding guidelines

Qualification and Experience

  • Degree in design preferable
  • Minimum of three years experience in design work
  • Advanced Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop skills
  • Experience in print and online design
  • Good knowledge of HTML and CSS

Personal and Managerial Attributes

  • Smart, creative and innovative
  • Eyes for design and advertising communication
  • Honest and strong work ethics and integrity
  • Self-disciplined, able to work to deadlines
  • Well-organized; can multi-task
  • Excellent time-management skills

How to apply

Send your application to: techie@rupu.co.ke