Video and Graphic Designer
UAE, Dubai

Job Reference: --006616

Location: UAE, Dubai

Closing Date: Not Specified

Department: GE EMEA - Consumer

Division: Informa Markets

Key Performance Indicators

  • Maintains control of the design process to ensure manageable workload and management of team expectations
  • Delivers high-quality creative work which is on brief and within deadline
  • Communicates project status at regular points, identifies roadblocks and flags them to key team members, and proactively comes up with problem solving solutions

key dimensions:

Main Duties & Responsibilities

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for leading the design process and ensuring completion of deliverables on time and according to set deadlines. This may include managing multiple projects at once.
  • Responsible for digital video, social graphics, marketing campaigns, show branding, marketing collateral, sponsor and partner artwork, as well as coming up with out-of-the-box creative ideas for the shows.
  • Responsible for ensuring all branding is correct across all creative activity.

CREATIVITY

  • Use various design software to fulfil design needs, from inception to production according to business needs and within deadlines.
  • Ideate and develop the creative look and feel for all brand campaigns, which works across multiple platforms and media formats.
  • Understand and use typographic principals.
  • Keep abreast of design trends regionally, globally and within the market.
  • Maintain and develop brand books for consumer shows to record all collateral produced for each event edition and brand.
  • Proactively research campaign ideas for marketers, including digital campaign designs that deliver results, utilising marketing research platforms.

 

PERFORMANCE

  • Ensure that all designs and material produced meets desired quality standards and specifications.
  • Keep up-to-date with design software and technology.
  • Follow design briefing process, communicate status of projects, and advise team on best practice solutions to design challenges.
  • Coordinate and manage multiple projects at once.
  • Consistently deliver high standards regardless of project size/scope.
  • Listen and action feedback from team members and use it to improve.

 

TEAM WORK

  • Work as part of a team in order to support the execution of campaigns and projects as required.
  • Communicate with team members to understand requirements and create design solutions accordingly.
  • Support the team throughout the execution of campaigns and projects.

 

Person Specification

Minimum Education Level:

  • Educated to secondary standard (GCE ‘O’ Level/GCSE) or equivalent.

Background Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

Essential

  • Proficient in the use of graphic design software packages, including but not limited to, InDesign, Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro or Final Cut Pro, Photoshop.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Understanding of print production.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Desire to be a part of a global organisation.
  • Understanding of brands, brand development.
  • Experience in storyboarding, videography, editing, post production, as well as Facebook Live.
  • Knowledge and understanding of the movies, film, tv, gaming, and comic book space.

 

Desirable

  • Arabic language skills.

Applicants who do not supply an online/digital portfolio when applying for the position will not be considered.

 

 

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