Junior Graphic Designer / DTP Operator

We are seeking a talented individual to join our client's design team, who has a keen eye for graphic design. Location: JHB. CTC: R12 000 - R15 000

Full Time

About this position

Main Responsibilities:

Graphic Design/DTP Duties
The duties as a Graphic Designer will include, however, is not limited to the below:

  • Interrogating the brief and designing based on the client’s needs and vision.
  • Keeping budget, time, and production constraints in mind.
  • Preparing mock-ups and in-situ presentations.
  • Editing proofs to client’s specifications and getting signoff/approval before finalising artwork.
  • Working and collaborating with other departments on certain projects.
  • Adapting and rolling out approved concepts to various media, above and below the line.
  • Adhering to a client’s brand identity and guidelines.
  • Communicating with internal stakeholders about progress of projects and any issues that may arise.
  • Working with external departments to extend concept and visuals to other internal and external marketing-related material.
  • Ensuring artwork is correct and supplied in the right format/sizes/colour codes before being sent to press and production facilities.
  • Work on multiple briefs at the same time, and be able to prioritise their workflows.

Graphic Design/DTP Skills

  • Be creative, adaptable to trends and conceptualise original ideas.
  • Have a strong, well-rounded portfolio that showcases your individual design aesthetic.
  • Good communication skills to accurately convey your concepts to clients and team members.
  • Be a skilled user of design software such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign, After Effects an advantage. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office and Power Point.
  • Mindful of client’s needs and the time and costs associated with what you will be delivering.
  • Have an active interest in art/design and passionate about the work you deliver.
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong understanding and application of print preparation.
  • Self-motivated and confident


  • The candidate must have a degree in design.
  • 1 -3 years’ work experience in the desired role.
  • Graphic design / DTP portfolio is vital.
  • An assessment / task will be required prior to securing an interview.

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