Re (Open): Graphic Designer/Illustrator

Job Type

Part Time

Job Location

Cairo

Department

Design and Planning

Closing Date

Saturday, July 31, 2021

About the job

Takween ICD is seeking to hire a Graphic Designer/Illustrator to work simultaneously on its various ongoing projects. The Graphic Designer/Illustrator must be creative and able to communicate ideas visually. He/ She must have an eye for detail and color and be able to adapt an aesthetic sense to the target audience.

Key Result Areas

A Graphic Designer/Illustrator skilled in drawing, painting, digital illustration, art history, branding and marketing. 

  • Create a visual representation of an idea or associated text;

  • Responsible for design and producing all projects' publications such as booklets, reports, brochures, posters, illustrations, logo design, sketches, and visuals;

  • Design murals, art and street art activities;

  • Information panels and different types of signage;

  • Branding and Identity for the selected sites/projects;

  • Creates professional designs and layouts for promotional materials including handouts, advertisements, posters, signs, logos, and other visual layouts;

  • Manage production and printing for all the above.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS AND CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Degree in Graphic Design, Marketing, Art, or a related field, or equivalent field experience.

  • Able to work on Adobe Creative Suite: (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premier, AutoCAD, Sony Vegas, Flash, Adobe acrobat professional.)

  • Html editing.

  • Fluent in Arabic & English (Desirable).

  • Detail oriented, flexible, self-motivated and meeting deadlines.

  • Architecture or Urban Planning background is a plus

Skills

  • Work on multitasks at the same time using a wide range of media, including photography and computer aided design.

  • Knowledge of graphic animation and video editing.

  • Knowledge of photography and photography editing.

  • Assist in copywriting as necessary and perform typesetting for forms and publications.

  • Knowledge of current trends in same field by conducting the necessary research.

About us

Takween Integrated Community Development (Takween-ICD) is an urban development firm established in 2009 in Egypt by a dynamic team with extensive experience, in response to a foreseen growing demand for innovative urban solutions in a world where it is predicted that by 2030, 60% of the world’s inhabitants will be living in urban centers. Takween-ICD specializes in the development of integrated packages in urban development services and solutions to support and complement efforts of tackling urban challenges. Takween-ICD provides project planning, design and implementation services to a range of local and international clients. Takween-ICD fields of interventions include integrated urban development and upgrading; heritage management and conservation; community development and mobilization; and direct involvement in participatory design and construction activities.