Graphic Designer Jobs – SEMA

 

Job Title:    Graphic Designer

Organisation: SEMA

Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda

 

About US:

SEMA is an
accountability start-up that gathers citizen feedback to improve public
services in Uganda. SEMA is seeking to recruit a result oriented, creative, and
passionate graphic designer with strong creative skills to turn data into
easy-to-understand graphics. We are looking for someone with experience who can
demonstrate a portfolio of work which shows their passion for illustrative
design of complex information.

 

Job Summary:  This position is based in Kampala (our office
is in Ntinda), for at least 20h/week on a flexible schedule, reporting directly
to the Country Director. However, a full time position can be envisioned in the
long term for this role depending on availability and experience of the successful
applicant.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·       
Use
digital illustration, photo editing software, and layout software to create
visual data reports and infographics.

·       
Design a
number of templates for SEMA’s monthly data reports.

·       
Develop
weekly infographics for social media based on data.

·       
Design
other narrative reports accompanied with illustrations.

·       
Create
compelling and effective (video) explainers of SEMA’s work for digital media.

·       
Establish
creative direction for SEMA as well as branding guidelines. – Ensure
consistency of designs across various media outlets.

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       
The
applicant should have completed a degree in arts, (graphic) design,
communications, or related field.

·       
Two to
three years of work experience in graphic design, especially in data
graphs/representations and infographics.

·       
Proven
ability to translate complex information into simple illustrations.

·       
Exquisite
attention to detail in designed works.

·       
Ability
to work under time pressure and outside office hours when needed.

·       
Proactive
and hands-on attitude.

·       
Strong
analytical skills.

·       
Experienced
team player.

·       
An
interest in social accountability and social impact initiatives.

·       
Excellent
English speaking and writing skills; Luganda and other languages are strong
assets.

 

How to Apply:

Only applications that
follow this criterion will be selected:

·       
An
e-mail to info@talktosema.org containing:

·       
The
subject line “Application: Graphic designer”

·       
Attached,
a 2-page CV (please limit your CV to 2 pages only)

·       
Portfolio
demonstrating latest work, including data-visualisations Two professional
references we can contact

 

Deadline: 5th February 2021.

 

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