Senior Graphic Designer
UAE, Dubai

Job Reference: --008752

Location: UAE, Dubai

Closing Date: 31/12/2019

Department: IM - Marketing - Central

Division: Informa Markets

Job Summary/Responsibilities



To ensure the successful delivery of design projects for exhibitions, conferences, awards, and digital products in line with agreed KPI's.


  • Delivery of design projects in line with business objectives set by Creative Director
  • Adherence to timelines and budget requirements
  • Designer KPI report




Qualities needed for the role




  • Deliver assets to meet deadlines and communicate any issues far in advance to allow for problem-solving
  • Collaborate and support the marketing team to design a variety of assets
  • Lead projects from concept to implementation within the fast-paced environment
  • Work autonomously managing and working on multiple projects simultaneously to meet critical business deadlines
  • Update and maintain a content library for the Marketing Department
  • Attend and define marketing briefings
  • Liase with marketing and sales teams 
  • Use feedback to develop
  • Continually develop design skillset
  • Use various design software to fulfill design needs
  • Understanding of typographic principals
  • Supporting the team throughout the execution of campaigns and projects
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to manage design process and ensure deadlines are meet
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • The ability to see projects through from inception to production
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Understanding of end print production
  • Consistency regardless of project size
  • Good organisational skills
  • The willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve and develop
  • Be interested in learning and developing within a growing company
  • Proficient in the use of graphic design software packages, including but not limited to, Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Handing and delivering multiple projects at any one time









Skills required



Minimum Education Level:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent


Background Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • 3+ years of experience as a designer in events industry or with an agency
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop), Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Portfolio which contains examples of your work
  • Excellent visual, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Strong organizations skills and the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong design skills with high attention to detail
  • Knowledge of design for print and digital
  • Strong typography, composition and information design skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Drive
  • Creative, resourceful, and dedicated to fully understanding the problem before reaching a solution
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Strong typography, composition and information design skills
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Photography skills
  • Fluency in spoken and written English, proficiency in Arabic is an advantage





  • Knowledge of Exhibition events industry
  • Experience in video editing and knowledge of related software such as After effects, Premier Pro is desired
  • Web coding and user experience
  • Experience in AfterEffects and animate


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


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.