Responsibilities

Creative Design:

  • Develop quality graphic material for Ikeja Electric- e.g projects and communication material- working on layouts and artwork pages ready for print
  • Interpret the business needs and developing a concept to suit that purpose; estimating the time required to complete the work and providing cost to user departments.
  • Creatively produce new ideas and concepts in accordance to IE Projects.
  • Work with a wide range of media, including photography and computer-aided design (CAD); proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work;
  • Work on layouts and art working to ensure consistency with the IE brand 
  • Keep abreast of emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programs such as InDesign, QuarkXPress, FreeHand, Illustrator, Photoshop, 3ds Max, Acrobat, Director, Dreamweaver and Flash;
  • Develop interactive design; commissioning illustrators and photographers; working as part of a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, stylists, illustrators, other designers, account executives, web developers and marketing specialists to drive Ikeja Electric’s brand message.

Photography/Video/Multimedia

  • Manage all documentation of Ikeja Electric’s events via high quality photos and videos etc
  • Produce materials to be used across board to engage both internal and external stakeholders – Documentaries, Videos, Photo stories, Interview clips etc
  • To provide an archive of Ikeja Electric photographs/videos and other branded material for reference purposes
  • To be an advocate for the latest tools, metrics and techniques; advising on media trends and best practices.
  • Consult with user departments to obtain multimedia project objectives, specs, and working materials 
  • Develop concepts and design ideas based on project objectives; participate in brainstorming sessions, produce rough comps and prepare final comps for clients 
  • Design and produce simple to complex multimedia presentations; prepare files for imaging to film 4-color printing, advanced media, and electronic delivery 
  • Plan, manage and report project status, budget, and milestone achievements for all phases of a project.
  • Comply with Quality Management System / Occupational Health & Safety requirements including objectives and applicable regulations relating to assigned jobs.

Minimum qualifications

  • Degree in Fine Arts or related field or equivalent visual / graphics design and management experience required 
  • At least 6 - 8 years management experience working with large-scale web sites, e-marketing, and advertising
  • Must possess a thorough understanding of interactive communications and delivery systems, processes, and user interface design as well as industry best practices
  • Knowledge of HTML and web site management.

Technical Competencies

  • Internal & External Communication
  • Web/Social Media Management 
  • Speech/Letter writing/Presentations
  • Graphics Design

Behavioral Competencies

  • Communication and Interpersonal Relations
  • Supervisory/Managerial Skills
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • Managing Resources
  • Business Focus