Director, Graphic Designer

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 6 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Wanchai Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Advertising / Marketing / Public Relation
Job function Design > Graphic Design
Design > Others
Media / Advertising > Creative / Design
Published On 25/06/2018 2018-06-25
ref. WLHK20180601

 

This person is an accomplished designer, able to work from conception through to completion. Effectively manages projects, budgets and timelines. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, working in a fast paced environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Heavy client-facing role: attend briefing meetings, ability to advise clients on the best and most appropriate solution to their visual communication needs; ability to present creative concepts to clients when necessary
  • Hands-on design: ability to execute creative solutions within brand guidelines and within approved budgets and timelines
  • Manages projects with offsite studios /workflow management/trafficking/QC
  • Ability to develop and manage budgets and timelines using MS Excel
  • Ability to manage client expectations by building and maintaining an open dialogue
  • Works within the global workflow process
  • Regularly updates Account Manager with project developments and workload
  • Works with Global teams if necessary
  • Manages multiple projects simultaneously
  • Liaise with third-party vendors as required
  • Punctually and accurately completes time-sheets and job records within workflow tool
  • Assist other team members for development 

Key Competencies

  • Creativity: Considers the aesthetic look and feel of any document and provides alternative solutions as appropriate. Consistently provides innovate ideas and not afraid to question ‘traditional approaches'.
  • Client Focus: Demonstrate client-focused approach to providing agency-level creative. Build effective client relationships based on trust, flexibility, and professionalism.
  • Quality: Takes ownership for his/her work. Demonstrates a desire for quality and accurateness. Ensures all projects undergo studio QC process during all phases.
  • Project Management: Demonstrates effective time and project management skills.
  • Sound Judgment: Exhibits sound decision-making capability, considers broader implications of proposed actions and alternative solutions.
  • Effective Communicator: Exhibits confidence and possesses excellent communication skills. Responsible for ensuring important information is communicated to team and client during all aspects of project. Must be sensitive to client needs, remaining calm and confident, even in difficult situations. Produces clear and well structured written communication.
  • Team Player: Works in partnership with colleagues to achieve shared goals. Offers assistance to others and contributes to a positive team spirit. 
  • Technical Skills: Stays abreast of industry trends and updates as it relates to relevant software and hardware. Shares knowledge and best practices with global team. Contributes to our ‘Best Practices’ resource library. Understands and works within network systems and procedures.
  • Enthusiasm: Exhibits energy and enthusiasm. Determined to achieve results and is prepared to put in extra effort as required.
  • Personal Development: Takes responsibility for professional development, seeking out and acting upon feedback of performance.

Skills 

  • PC platform, advanced skills in Adobe Creative Suite 5.5. / 6
  • Working knowledge of MS Office software, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Proven project management skills
  • Business aptitude: quotes/ estimates / timelines

Educational Requirement

  • Bachelor degree in Graphic Design
  • At least 6 years of relevant graphic design experience and 2 years as Senior Graphic Designer 
  • Advanced knowledge of pre-press and print technology, including litho, digital, and other methods
  • Knowledge of web and multi-media helpful 

 

 

We offer attractive remuneration package and fringe benefits such as 5 days work, 15 days of annual leave, group medical, dental and life insurance coverage to the successful candidate. In addition, you will have an opportunity to work in a reputable company with excellent career exposure. Interested parties, please click Apply Now to submit your application.

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