Graphic Designer (Secondment)

Client Side · UAE, UAE
Department Client Side
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

We are currently recruiting for a Bilingual Graphic Designer. If you are a visual communicator who can convey messages in an effective and aesthetically pleasing manner, then we'd love to hear from you. The successful candidate for this role should possess exceptional work ethic and the willingness to go above and beyond to complete tasks while maintaining a supportive, empowering and positive attitude. Strong written and spoken English and Arabic is essential for this role. 


This is for an immediate start on a full-time basis, client side in Abu Dhabi for a fixed term contract until June 2023.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assess design requirements for each project and reverse brief when necessary. 
  • Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics and layouts that are in line with each project’s visual identity
  • Conceptualise, plan, design and produce a wide range of specialised graphics, typesetting and/or illustrative material
  • Produce print-ready creatives and designs and liaise with printers for high-quality production 
  • Produce final design solutions (like logos, banners, interfaces). Develop corporate collateral projects such as brochures, presentations, infographics, posters etc.
  • Prioritise tasks with several departments and remain accountable to deadlines 
  • Propose design ideas that further the client’s brand identity. 
  • Receptive to constructive feedback and willingness to work through an iterative process 
  • Transform rough ideas and general concepts into creative actions, design projects, and completed products or messages. 


REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bilingual – Arabic/English is essential 
  • Solid knowledge of In Design, Photoshop and Illustrator 
  • Good knowledge and experience with Adobe Premier and After effects
  • Minimum 3 years experience of graphic design with basic knowledge of animation and video editing
  • Time management skills and the ability to cope with several projects at a time. 
  • A well-rounded understanding of all social platforms


WHAT YOU WILL GET IN RETURN:

  • Access to the Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Recognition Program
  • Internal training opportunities to advance career development



ABOUT ACORN STRATEGY

Voted Large Agency of the Year 2021 and winner of multiple international awards, Acorn Strategy is a full-service communications consultancy with offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Melbourne, Perth, and London, and an ever-expanding client roster. We are an integrated marketing, public relations, and digital consultancy that delivers sharp, agile, and creative strategies to help grow our clients’ business.


OUR CULTURE

We understand that our success depends on recruiting and retaining the highest quality individuals. We have created an environment for people to grow and learn through a culture that empowers creativity, innovation, and professionalism. The core values we live by are collaboration, agility, bravery, curiosity, and growth.


OUR PEOPLE

Over the years we have come to realise that although each of our team members are unique, we each share a series of personal traits that have successfully linked us culturally as a team and as an agency at large. ​


ACORN STRATEGY is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are dedicated to creating and building a respectful and empowering environment. We aim to create an inclusive workplace that supports our diversity and increases our potential to produce work that better represents and resonates with the world around us.

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  • Location
    UAE, UAE
  • Department
    Client Side
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced