Junior Designer (1 Year Contract), Kuala Lumpur

Agency Hogarth
Created 08/18/2021
Reference 4090176004
Category Creative
Country Malaysia
City Kuala Lumpur
Hogarth Worldwide is the world's leading creative content production company. Born to make the best work brilliantly, we combine craft, insight and technology to bring creative work to life for many of the world's most famous brands.

Founded 13 years ago, Hogarth has grown from a start-up to over 4,500 people, across 30 key cities and is now part of WPP. Obsessively striving for better is in our DNA, it is the reason for our existence and continues to drive us forward in all that we do, making Hogarth an exciting place to work and a great place to achieve your career ambitions.

The primary role of the Designer is to provide support to the Creative team. As a Designer, you will be responsible for the implementations of our client's advertising campaigns and ensuring that you are delivering against the brand guidelines and tone of voice. You will need to have a good eye for design and be capable of working with speed, accuracy and strong attention to detail. You will work across artwork ranging from static (large and small format print, digital art) and animated (digital banners, GIF) as well as simple clean-ups, etching out, and digital imaging. This role requires very good experience and knowledge of Mac OS and related Adobe Creative Suite such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Responsibilities
  • Work closely with Creative team, Project Management and Client Servicing Department, supporting them in the execution and implementation of design adaptations
  • Have an eye for layout, typography, and demonstrates clear understanding of brand communication.
  • Conceptualizing visuals based on brief and ensure artworks are on-brand
  • Compose artwork according to requirements and deliver quality finished artwork
  • Use of Adobe Creative Suite software (such as Adobe Creative Suite such as InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator) to deliver finished art across various channels
  • Responsible for print production, typesetting, basic/simple retouching/etching out, file preparation and dispatch
  • Quality control (QC) and ensure artwork adheres to specifications before output
  • Ensure deadlines are achieved on-time in accordance to production schedule or deadlines assigned
  • Communicate with all stakeholders articulately, sharing any issues to ensure consistency
  • Contribute to conceptual ideas when required
  • Work with copywriters and art directors to produce final design

Qualifications
  • Diploma in Arts / Design / Creative Multimedia or other relevant major
  • At least 3 year of working experience in design, media or advertising.
  • Well versed in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign.
  • Prioritisation of different workloads, keen eye for design, attention to detail, resilience and ability to work under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work fast, work to deadlines and manage time effectively
  • Proactive in keeping skills up-to-date and drive self-improvement
  • Passionate about design and willingness to update job knowledge and learn on the job

Good to have
  • Ability to take layouts from finished art to pre-press and digital ready states
  • Selecting and checking of formatting and colours for pre-press and digital output
  • Print management and colour correction for final creative use
  • Understand colour management and apply file adjustments

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