Sunday, August 7, 2011

VConnect Vacancy: Web/Graphic Designer

VConnect is the Largest Local Search Engine in Nigeria. More than 300,000 businesses are registered on VConnect. It bridges the information gap between people and businesses.

Job Description :

Illustrates concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts.

Obtains approval of concept by submitting rough layout for approval.

Prepares final layout by marking and pasting up finished copy and art.

Plans concept by studying information and materials.

Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts.

Will be the front face of marketing communication and technical side in creative aspect and ensures all creative, designers are in sync with branding guidelines.

Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Internet websites.

Candidates should have good understanding of typography, layout and color theory and should be able to show previous work that is truly innovative and on target.

Selected web designer will be providing creative input and support throughout the various stages of the design process as a key player in design team.

Other Responsibilities would be

Online Campaign Design – creative of Banner Ads, Website ads etc

Designing & developer flash Animation for new features

Marketing Stationery and Merchandise Design

Client Website designs


Ideal candidate should posses a tleast 1 year of fulltime experience as a web / graphic designer

Freshers with relevant skill set can also apply

Skills Required :

A strong online portfolio displaying user-centered design, and ideally some experience with web database solutions.

Ability to Hand Code with HTML Strong knowledge of Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Corel Draw and Flash.

2D / 3D Animation experience would be an added advantage.

Basic VB / Java Script will be an added advantage

Reporting to : Sr. Graphics Designer

Qualification : Any graduate, Preferably in Computer / Information Technology background.

Location : Lagos

Compensation : Competitive

eMail your CV : (Subject : Web / Graphic Designer)