Freelance Graphic Designer
About the Job
Interactive Services is seeking a Graphic Designer to join our current Contractor Team. Work will be allocated on an as and when required basis and according to availability. This position will be working from your home based office.
The Designer will support current pool of designers and teams working with our Fortune 100 clients. This work requires designers who are extremely competent and able to produce high quality work in short deadlines. All candidates must be able to share commercial examples of past work.
This role is ideal for talented designers with exceptionally strong visual design skills. The range of projects and media is diverse and dependent on the specific client and deliverables. This includes layout, visual storyboards, web, print, designing in word, PowerPoint and video, motions graphics (optional). Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) would be an advantage.
The main aspect of this role will be the creation of concept statics (storyboards/sample layouts). We use a range of tools and software – from the adobe product range through to traditional print software, as well as a multitude of e-learning specific software – Lectora, Captivate, Storyline and Flash.
We don’t expect designers to know all the tools required, that’s why we seek design specialists in their field/medium to work with our award-winning team.
Ability to take written content and produce very strong, creative graphic ideas/solutions for various media.
Ability to work to tight deadlines and achieve daily targets.
Flexibility and ability to multi-task.
Commercial understanding and business acumen.
Develop project materials on time and to the highest creative quality.
Work with other Designers, Learning Managers and Sales Team to produce just-in-time content to a high calibre.
Liaise with internal teams - both in-house and remote - regarding design related issues.
Excellent design skills across various media.
Drive and create dynamic and engaging design solutions.
Must be always able to communicate availability and understand scope of work required.
Create/update engaging multimedia solutions using required graphical tools to produce just-in-time content.
Generate design ideas at the commencement of a project.
Liaise with learning managers and copy writers to gain an understanding of content to be created.
Review work and complete edits with accuracy.
Check all final graphics before passing over to internal team.
Ensure that all final graphics adhere to guidelines and standards for relevant contract.
Able to multi-task.
Good creative thinking and problem-solving ability.
Excellent visualization skills.
Excellent, pro-active communication skills - both written and oral.
Willing and able to travel.
Hardworking and flexible.
On application, please provide: Sample Work/Portfolio.
About Interactive Services
Interactive Services is an award-winning developer of corporate e-Learning solutions including custom e-Learning, mobile learning, classroom training, and blended learning solutions. We specialize in developing custom learning for global clients that understand that the “one size fits all” learning philosophy is not the panacea some providers claim it to be. In today’s competitive world of business, organizations require increasingly customized learning solutions based on factors such as their size, culture, products/services, and the specific needs of their employees.The
The core design attributes that we require are:
Some E-Learning Experience is favorable.
Experience with AEM is essential
High level of proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator is critical.
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and Word.
Excellent story boarding and layout skills.
Ability to be creative within a client’s brand standards.
Meticulous in reviewing own work ahead of delivery.
Competitive Daily fee rate