DFS Group

Freelance Designer

DFS Group
Full Time
Junior (less than 3 years)
Non-specified
English

Job Description

Freelance Designer

Location: PRC - Hong Kong-Hong Kong-Corporate Office (Chinachem)-77 Mody Road, 7/F Chinachem Golden Plaza, Tsimshatsui East, Hong Kong

Role:
The role of the designer is to support the creative process within the company by supporting the creative team in delivering innovative quality work on schedule.  The designer will work on a variety of projects under the guidance of the Divisional Creative Director – from offline print collaterals to out-of-home, to online digital applications. The designer is key to our process of keeping new ideas and trends flowing into the company by being aware of cultural styles and research. Designers will communicate clearly with the creative team as well as other departments.  
Responsibilities:
  • To support a project creatively from beginning to end and deliver projects on time - while maintaining the company’s value of creative excellence
  • Generate and research new concepts and ideas as requested
  • Produce all artwork (design, layout, etc.) to achieve desired results
  • Create presentations
  • To work with copywriters, photographers, and external vendors
  • Review all work for errors/omissions prior to turning in work for the Divisional Creative Director’s and Senior Project Manager’s approval
  • Review finished art with the Divisional Creative Director prior to releasing it to the Senior Project Manager
  • Oversee production (color retouching, proofs, printing).
  • Work on selection of papers, inks and any other materials needed to fulfill production of each project you are working on
  • Scan and retouch in-house images as needed
  • Make all requested changes/corrections promptly and correctly
  • Be responsible for quality of all jobs
  • Strive to meet assigned deadlines
  • Alert Divisional Creative Director and Senior Project Manager if deadlines cannot be met for any reason or if an extension is required
  • Have strong working knowledge of computer design software and hardware
  • Oversee upkeep of file organization and general neatness of the office
  • Alert Senior Project Manager to equipment needs of the department
Competencies:
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Communication skills
  • Initiative
  • Balance between creativity and feasibility
  • Planning and organizing skills 
  • Priority setting
  • Pay attention to details
  • Resourceful
  • Team player
  • Good listening skills
  • Outspoken- share your opinions and be verbal – especially when something is not working
What the company expects from you:
  • To aid in the process of creating new and innovative ways of expressing the work
  • To maintain relationships with other creative resources
  • To be respectful of others concerns and questions
  • To follow the company’s promise & beliefs
Interested candidates, please email your application to [email redacted, apply via Jobable]
Candidates not notified within one month should consider their application unsuccessful.

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Technical Skills

  • Filing
  • Graphic Design