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Full Stack Designer

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Date Added 9 Apr 2019
Expiry Date 24 May 2019
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South Africa



Role details:
Our client, a leading distributorof hardware products has a challenging and rewarding position available for a Full Stack Designer
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What joining means joining the team?
The company has theambition to always be the best and most successful distributor in our region. We attain this bybeing the most valued channel for our vendors and partners and by contributing to the growth andprofitability of our stakeholders who are shareholders, staff, vendors and channel partners. Ourmission is achieved by creating value through excellent service, efficiency, demand generation,unique skills and access to markets and customer and by providing offerings to our resellers whichinclude our vendor relationships, relevant skills, and access to credit, training and development.Our culture is centred on respect for our diversity and aspirations of all stakeholders, commitmentto ongoing innovation of our offerings, being considerate of interests of the society, confirming toethical standards as defined by the law, regulations, internal policies and procedures and therequirements of our stakeholders and dedication to the promises we make. We strive to be a catalystin the transformation of the channel by improving our relevance to the channel through thecontinuous improvement of our people, processes, systems, product and services. We believe that ourtransformation lies in us building ecosystems which enables our channel to transcend technology.
Impact of the position
One of our key areas of focus is the modernization of our Go-To-Market activities. The Marketingteam forms a crucial pillar on which the digital transformation strategy pivots. We believe thatmarketing is becoming a primary route to market for any company participating in the digitaleconomy. In our industry, a Marketing Full Stacker Designer, aka as a Digital Media Designer, uses ahigh level of expertise to deliver and encourage stunning digital concepts to meet our vendor andcustomer expectations. The ideal candidate will have a passion for all things marketing andtechnology. Developing an agency level digital design capability through leadership and inventiveconcepts, the aim is to set online campaigns apart from those of our competitors. The fullestunderstanding of graphic design, typography and digital standards is as essential as the experienceto execute projects of all sizes, and complete them with resourcefulness and dedication. Workingwith authority and professionalism, the Digital Media Designer will delegate tasks and offerfeedback to team members, ensuring the high quality of the digital design work and displaying theexpertise that has gone into the project. You should have a strong grasp of current marketing toolsand strategies and be able to lead integrated digital marketing campaigns from concept to execution.Digital marketing managers will work with the marketing team, supporting teams (such as developers),and vendors to launch campaigns on time and on budget.
What Success Looks Like To Us     

Assist in the formulation of strategies to build a lasting digitalconnection with our customers
Maintaining high standards and ensuring only the best work isreleased to the client
Collaborating across the agency to drive up standards of digitalcreativity as well as attend meetings and briefings with clients and teammates, senior digitaldesigners will be based in an office environment and may occasionally have to work hours outside theregular nine to five working day
Interact with copy and design team as creativeproblem-solvers.
Contribute unique ideas for strategic marketing initiatives for digitalproducts.
Design HTML email and newsletter templates as well as customize and managecontent.
Design and develop micro sites, banners, rich emails and other electronicmedia.
Execute top-quality design from concept to delivery complying with brand standardsin execution of marketing materials.
Develop digital storyboards and animation asdemanded.
Direct digital photographers and illustrators.
Revise work ofinteractive designers and motivate them to perform better.
Develop world-class designsolutions, execute motion on time and recommend coding techniques for web site visual designs.
Integrate visually and enhance creative concept, architecture, UI and navigation design for websites, online advertising and mobile.
Perform as link between design studio, account andtechnical development teams.
Upgrade on latest software, design and advertising trends tohelp strengthen design team.
Interact with senior copywriters to develop creativesolutions
Lead and verify projects for completion and documented to ensure accuracy andconsistency.
Prepare online newsletters and promotional emails and organize theirdistribution through various channels
Provide creative ideas for content marketing andupdate website
Reviews photography for color correctness, color balance to ensuremerchandise accuracy and engagement.
Mentor other designers, conduct design reviews

What we are lookingfor:
Education and
  Proven experience as a senior designer or similar role
Excellent understanding of digital marketing concepts and best practices BSc/BA inmarketing or relevant field
BS/MS degree in graphic design or a relatedfield
Highly creative with experience in identifying target audiences anddevising visually captivating stories that engage, inform and motivate Experience in optimizinglanding pages and social content
  Experience with A/B and multivariate experiments
  Up-to-date with the latest trends and best practicesin online marketing and measurement  
  Experiencewith B2B graphic design concepts
Working knowledge of Dreamweaver, Wordpress,Adobe creative Suite, Coreldraw, etc
Solid knowledge of creative tools, bothonline and on premise solutions
Skills and experience in story telling, visualdriven campaigns
Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript development and constraints

Creative mindset and critical thinking
Excellent communication andinterpersonal skills
Strong data-driven thinking
Success-driven, works well in a diverse team and enjoy a dynamic and changingenvironment 
Passion for design and changing the world

Takes initiative toindependently grow technical knowledge 

Proven ability to initiate and complete withoutsupervision
If you fit this profile,please load your CV on the Datacentrix website. To view more of Datacentrix IT jobs, go to www.datacentrix.co.za and click on ‘SearchJobs'