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Experienced Graphic Designer | Full-time

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Experienced Graphic Designer | Full-time
Employment type
Full-time
Qualification
Middle Senior
Location
Regional
Description


Let's turn the media world on its head!

OVALmedia is an international and engaged team of journalists, filmmakers and authors dedicated to bringing independent, topical, non-biased media coverage to the wider public. With many years of experience in documentary film production and external offices in France, Italy and Hong Kong, we are able to cover the complete process from inception through to distribution, allowing high levels of creative freedom. We are rapidly expanding and to support this growth we require the immediate assistance of a Graphic Designer with an interest in independent media and innovative projects.

Do you value free thought and free speech as well as neutral, ethical, investigative
journalism ? Media, who’s ultimate goal is an informed public and a true democratic society?

Then you’re the one we’re looking for!


What you'll do

-Follow design briefs to conceive /create visual identities for our brand/s
-Close collaboration with our Marketing team to continuously develop corporate identity and visual assets
-Create dynamic visuals for branding & marketing purposes across multiple platforms and media: print, video and digital
-Conceive, plan, and implement compelling content for various projects
-Create illustrations, memes, videos, gifs, around our digital campaigns
-Analyse and edit information and translate it into engaging and compelling visual narratives
-Creative research and active participation in brainstorming sessions with the Creative and Marketing team
-Assist and support various stakeholders graphically on a wide range of projects
-Create a database of assets for digital channels, print, internal and external communications
-Maintain and manage external and internal websites
-Design and manage the production of corporate branded material and project specific \
-Constantly aim to develop your craft, maintaining an interest in emerging formats and trends within digital media and video production
-Occasional writing and editing of content


Skills & Experience

-Demonstrated ability in producing compelling and creative visual concepts for both online and offline platforms and media.
-Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator (After Effects and Premier are a plus)
-Overall understanding of basic marketing principles with respect to web design, including SEO
-Thorough understanding of the creative development process, graphic design, web, digital and prepress, including layout, typography, colour, composition and retouching concepts
-Working knowledge of php, MySQL, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
-WordPress development experience
-Copywriting, Social media, Email Marketing experience are a plus
-Demonstrated ability to multi-task and maintain attention to detail in a high-volume, active, and deadline-driven environment
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (German, French, Italian and/or Spanish are a big plus)
-Basic video editing skills are also a plus


Qualifications

-A bachelor’s degree in Communication Design, Media Design, Graphic design or comparable field
-3 + years of professional experience as a graphic designer (in an advertising agency or in-house creative department is a plus)
-A strong portfolio of work



Personal Profile: You:

-Love what we stand for, are passionate about our purpose and where we want to go
-Are obsessed with keeping up with the latest trends in visual communications and crave creative work
-Love what we stand for, are passionate about our purpose and where we want to go
-Are a creative storyteller who understands the power of design in shaping communication and perception,
-Are a imaginative and conceptual designer, with strong communication and collaboration skills
-Have an independent, precise and conscientious work ethic
-Are flexible, able to meet deadlines, to work with changing priorities and to handle multiple projects parallel
-Are passionate and hardworking, with a positive “can-do” attitude
-Are a critical, free thinker who is curious about the world; believes in free and independent media and has the passion to make a difference
-Above all, you care. You are results-oriented and want to have an impact.


What We Offer

-Flat hierarchy
-Fast growing company, offering many opportunities for growth on personal and professional levels
-Global company with offices in Berlin, Cologne, Paris, Rome, Hong Kong and Tokyo
-Diverse, multicultural professional environment with colleagues from every corner of the world and a strong sense of community
-Exciting and Innovative Projects
-A competitive salary in accordance with the Berlin market


If this sounds exciting to you please send a resume, including a letter of motivation and portfolio to:

work@oval.media
[Subject: Graphic Designer]

We really do value each individual application. However, due to the large volume of applicants we may not be able to answer everyone personally. Thank you in advance for your understanding.

Published till
Mar 19, 2021

Contact Data

Address
Lützowstraße 102-104
10785 Berlin
Germany
Contact Person

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Job field
Graphic Design
Tags
DESIGN, Graphic Design
Categories
Design
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