Freelance Multimedia Designer

Budget: R30 400 (Freelancer take-home) Location: Remote Hours needed: 40 hours Contract duration: Immediate - 15 December 2023


About this position

Main Responsibilities:

The Multimedia Designer will be responsible for: Creation and rollout of high-quality multimedia design work for social and digital platforms, with an emphasis on 2D animation and digital/social best practice.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Design social media and digitally led creative, utilizing animation and digital design best practices with a good technical understanding for outputting files in the correct format, size (data and dimensions) with visual accuracy.
  • Be able to work methodically and according to brief and brand specification.
  • Be able break down brief requirements and timeously flag any potential issues that may arise.
  • Create presentation decks to showcase work.
  • Be able to collect and file artwork work correctly for archiving and handovers.
  • Be able to accurately capture time against completed briefs.


The candidate must have a minimum of 3 years digital design experience. The following attributes are also essential:

  • Tertiary Graphic/Art/Advertising/Design qualification.
  • Proven experience in social and digital design on large scale multinational brands and Banking / Financial Institution.
  • Have an existing up to date online portfolio or showreel to demonstrate abilities.

Business Skills:

  • Be well versed in the Adobe Creative Suite software (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects).
  • Superb inter-personal skills and a passion for creating high quality content.
  • Strong understanding of animation and digital design practices.
  • Must be well versed in various social media platforms and the changing landscape.
  • Passion for detail and implementing CI guidelines, with the ability and agility to switch between multiple brands.
  • Ability to execute quickly and effectively, especially in response to trending topics.
  • Strong time management and self-management skills.
  • Ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Apple Mac literate.

Advantageous Skills:

  • Working Knowledge of Adobe XD.
  • Basic Retouching.
  • Basic 3D design (Blender).
  • Basic audio editing Adobe Audition.
  • Understanding of print and print production processes.

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