Responsibilities

Creative Design:

  • Assist in developing quality graphic material for Ikeja Electric- e.g projects and communication material- working on layouts and artwork pages ready for print
  • Assist in the concept development of new ideas for IE Projects.
  • Liaise with a wide range of media, including photography and computer-aided design (CAD); proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work;
  • Assist in the development of Layouts and art work 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;
  • Assist in developing  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

  • Ensure appropriate media coverage for all IE events/activities.
  • Assist in the management of all documentation of Ikeja Electric’s events via high quality photos and videos etc
  • Assist in the production of materials to be used across board to engage both internal and external stakeholders – Documentaries, Videos, Photo stories, Interview clips etc
  • Maintain 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.
  • Support with consultations with user departments to obtain multimedia project objectives, specs, and working materials 
  • Assist in developing concepts and design ideas based on project objectives; participate in brainstorming sessions, produce rough comps and prepare final comps for clients 
  • Assist in the Design and production of simple to complex multimedia presentations; prepare files for imaging to film 4-color printing, advanced media, and electronic delivery.
  • Comply with Quality Management System / Operational Health & System requirements including objectives and applicable regulations relating to assigned jobs.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the unit Head or Head of Department

Minimum qualifications

  • First degree in Fine Arts or related field or equivalent visual design and management experience required 
  • At least 1-3 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

  • Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography & limitations of the web; must understand Flash and have the ability to storyboard or translate ideas to designers and develop innovative motion graphics solutions
  • A strong working knowledge of experience design, brand development, interactive commerce and creative process
  • Print and web design capabilities: must know how to work in both media for integrated campaigns
  • Experience with software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign & Flash
  • Experience with Adobe After Effects & video editing (a plus) needed for this position.
  • Ability to multitask.

Behavioral Competencies

  • Knowledge of HTML, DHTML CSS, ActionScript & Drupal
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Passion, Integrity, and Energy!
  • Good written & spoken English communication skills