Freelance Graphic Designer

We are looking for a Graphic Designer based in Cape Town! Budget: R19 000 - R22 800 (Freelancer Take Home)


About this position

Main Responsibilities:


  • Design product packaging to specific printing die cuts, using set brand guidelines
  • Design user manuals to preset brand templates
  • Design business cards, banners, posters, and stickers
  • Design catalogues and brochures to specific printing guidelines


  • Design social media graphics, banners, GIFs, and videos for the day-to-day posting
  • Design of website banners, product images, and thumbnails
  • Edit raw photographs as per required technical specifications
  • Design customer emailers on MailChimp
  • Assist with product catalogue data compilation for editing and updates
  • Assist with creating and rotating email signature banners
  • Assist with the creation of custom templates to fast-track design requests


  • Upload new artwork, images, and designs to the central SharePoint design folder (applying defined file naming convention rules and folder category syntax)
  • Review and keep all brand logos, CI documents, and corporate documents up to date
  • Assist with the creation of informative design briefs and collate required collateral before design projects begin
  • Support multiple projects that are underway simultaneously
  • Always adhere to the style guide, tone, and voice of the company and/or partners
  • Ensure that copy is accurate and includes no grammatical or spelling errors


  • A minimum of a completed design-related degree/course from a relevant tertiary institution or college
  • 2 to 5 years working experience
  • Experience with design software and editing tools: Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop is required
  • Experience with video editing software: Adobe Premiere and Adobe After Effects (or similar) will be advantageous
  • Experience with WordPress & associated plugins (e.g., Elementor) will be advantageous
  • Proficient with the Office 365 suite
  • Good command over design techniques and visual elements
  • Eager to learn, welcomes challenges, and works at a dynamic pace
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organisation skills and attention to detail
  • Must be able to manage time and work to tight deadlines
  • Must be able to multitask
  • Remain adaptable and flexible in the face of unfamiliar or changing situations
  • Willing to work necessary hours to make this position a success
  • Curiosity and continuously strives to grow
  • Ability to communicate if outcomes are not being met due to challenges
  • Be able to receive constructive feedback and use this to grow and improve

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