Junior Designer

Scamp Studio is looking for a talented Designer to join our creative team. Working closely with the Creative Director, you will be responsible for visually translating the work of art directors and graphic designers into digital files ready to go to print or be placed online.You will need a comprehensive creative portfolio to apply for this position, so please be sure to send it with your submission, or you won’t be considered.

Remuneration: Negotiable depending on Experience

Job level: Junior Type: Permanent 40-hour working week.
Overtime and after-hours may be required for photo/video shoots

Reports to: Art Director & Design Director

Start Date: Immediately

Job Specific Competencies

Good work ethic and time management skills. Passion and a can-do attitude. Proactivity. Ability to work in a team. Creativity. Self-management. Good stress-management. Ability to adapt to change. Willingness to work beyond the usual 9-5 hours

To apply, please send a copy of your CV & portfolio to design@scamp.co.za

Key Responsibilities

Managing all internal and external print production. Image optimization for digital. Image sourcing and archiving. Excellent layout and typography skills. Advertising, editorial or corporate design experience. Producing internal brand collateral. Collaborate with other art directors and graphic designers to understand project needs. Maintain a high standard of execution and attention to detail in all aspects of visual design, and ensure consistency at all times. Act as a brand ambassador for the company at all times and ensure the brands’ integrity and consistency is always maintained. You will also be responsible for consistently updating and managing the Scamp Studio social platforms including and not limited to Instagram and Facebook.

Job Requirements

A degree in design or visual communication is required, but an impressive portfolio will be more important. Technical knowledge and proficiency of computer programs essential; Creative Cloud: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop. Basic knowledge of WordPress, Adobe Edge, HTML, Dreamweaver and CSS is advantageous. Microsoft Word & PPT, Excel, Competency in Mac OS. is essential. Attention to detail and organisation skills essential. Ability to prioritise and adhere to deadlines essential.