Ghana Trade - Official SME Product Portal and Web Gallery

GRAPHIC/WEB DEVELOPER

We are seeking an individual with a passion for design who will be able to produce inspired, yet consistent and technically valid designs, in a fast-paced environment. Must be digitally savvy and able to bring an experience to consumers when engaging in all digital platforms.  Proficient in developing and presenting digital concepts to team members and clients.  This position requires strong time management and organizational skills with a desire to take on responsibility for his/her own projects from start to finish.  The successful candidate must have an impressive proven track record of web design portfolio.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Meet clients to discuss the business objectives and requirements of the job.
  • Interpret the client's business needs and develop a concept to suit their purpose.
  • Estimate the time required to complete the work and providing quotes for clients.
  • Develop design briefs by gathering information and data through research.
  • Think creatively to produce new ideas and concepts.
  • Use innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time.
  • Present finalised ideas and concepts to clients.
  • Work with a wide range of media, including photography and computer-aided design (CAD).
  • Develop superior interactive designs.
  • Proofread to produce accurate and high-quality work.
  • Contribute ideas and design artwork to the overall brief.
  • Demonstrate illustrative skills with rough sketches.
  • Work on layouts and artworking pages ready for print.
  • Manage the image and copyrights of the company on the internet
  • Develop custom programs to extend the functionality of the website
  • Keep abreast with emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programs such as Adobe Dream weaver, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Fireworks, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash slide show Maker professional, After Effect and Premier, Adobe Flex.
  • Any other duties assigned in accordance with the company’s policies and vision.

Required Technical skills and Experience:

  • Graphic Design Skills, Layout Skills, Creative Services, Customer Focus, Creativity, Flexibility, Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, Desktop Publishing Tools, Acute Vision, Handles Rejection.
  • Practical experience with Content Management Systems (Joomla/ WordPress, Drupal, Silver Stripe, etc.).
  • Must be conversant with the following tools:
    • Adobe Dream weaver; Photoshop; Flash; Adobe Illustrator; Flash Slides Show Maker Professional; After Effect and Premier; Flex, Adobe Premier, PHP Storm, etc.
  • Team Player
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) skills

Education

  • Must have a minimum of HND or equivalent Professional certification with practical experience in web design.

Application with the relevant documents should be sent to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it