Nairobi, Kenya
Riara Center - Off Riara Rd
0736 926 672
0722 926 672
Email
info@nairobiwebsitedesigners.com

Website & Graphics Designer Job

Nairobi Website Designers is a fast growing Information Communications Technology company that specializes in web design and development, branding, software development, procurement of ICT equipment, hardware, and general consultancy.

Nairobi Website Designers wishes to urgently recruit a suitable person to fill the position of Website & Graphics Designer.

Overall purpose of the job

To develop and maintain websites using latest industry technologies. Assist in graphic design, branding and a host of other ICT related activities.

Responsibilities

Reporting to Creative Director, and in collaboration with the ICT team, the Web Designer will perform the following duties, among others:

Develop new Web applications as identified by the supervisor, and their management through packaged and customized applications.
Ensure that the main Nairobi Website Designers portal and other websites are up-to-date through collaboration with other staff.
Maintain and enhance existing Web applications and ensure all internal systems are integrated.
Perform complete testing of Web applications unit and system, engaging users as necessary

Conduct all user acceptances testing, and report results
Design and implement user-driven templates, databases and interfaces for ease of use.
Develop graphic content such as logos and adverts for websites.
Perform complete testing of Web applications unit and system, engaging users as necessary
Perform other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications

Possess excellent knowledge of XHTML/CSS mark up and current web standards e.g Bootstrap Framework.
Proficiency in content management systems such as Drupal, wordpress and Magento.
A good understanding of web graphics, typography, page layout and illustration.
Experience in using graphic design software tools (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

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Good understanding of php scripting, Mysql databases and Javascript.
Excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills.
Ability to make public presentations will be an added advantage.

How to apply

Applications will be accepted up to 25th August 2017, or until the position is filled, whichever is earlier.  Send an application (including current salary details and anticipated remuneration package), with a current CV with names and addresses of 3 referees (including e-mail addresses and fax numbers), copies of transcripts or academic certificates and relevant testimonials, and a one-page write-up (application letter) on how you consider yourself suitable for the above job. Electronic copies must be sent to jobs@nairobiwebsitedesigners.com. Only applications of shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.