Senior Graphics Designer Jobs – Graphic Systems Uganda Limited

Job Title:  Senior Graphics Designer    

Organisation: Graphic Systems Uganda Limited

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Head of Pre-press


About Organisation:

Graphic Systems Uganda Limited is the largest printing & packaging company in Uganda. It supplies indoor and outdoor print advertising collateral, commercial printing, cartons, labels and promotional items. In addition the company manufactures corporate wear and garments. Product line: Commercial Printing (books, posters, flyers, carnets), Large Format printing (billboards, pull up banners, tear drops), Garmenting (corporate uniforms, customized t-shirts, polos, overalls) and promotional giveaway items (USBs, mugs, agendas, etc.)


Job Summary:   The primary objective is to collaborate with cross functional teams to conceptualise and execute innovative design solutions that align with the demands of the client. The ideal candidate should have a strong portfolio demonstrating their proficiency in graphic design across various mediums including industrial print, large format print, commercial print and digital print.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualize and create engaging visual content for print and digital platforms.
  • Lead design projects from concept to completion, ensuring adherence to brand guidelines and project timelines.
  • Collaborate closely with marketing and production departments to understand project requirements and deliver impactful design solutions.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior designers, fostering their growth and development within the team.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and best practises to continuously improve design quality and innovation.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining high standards of quality and attention to detail.
  • Present design concepts and ideas to stakeholders, incorporating feedback to refine and finalize designs.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The Senior Graphics Designer should hold a Bachelor’ Degree in Graphic Design, Fine Art or related field.
  • Experience: 5/6 years of professional experience in industrial print design/commercial print design with knowledge on label printing and a strong portfolio showcasing a diverse range of design projects.
  • Linguistic skills: Fluent in English (Spoken & Written)
  • Age: Above 30 Years
  • Citizen: Preferably Ugandan National


Key Skills:

  • Proficiency in Adobe creative suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and other relevant design tools.
  • Excellent understanding of topography, color theory, layout and visual hierarchy.
  • Strong conceptual thinking and creative problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience in Label print design.
  • Ability to output CTP/CTCP Plates.
  • Knowledge of plate processors and exposer.
  • Ability to RIP & Roam files.
  • Experience working with an agency or creative studio environment.


Remuneration: Salary is negotiable.


How to Apply:

If you would like to apply please send your CV/Resume to Hard copies will not be accepted. All applicants must attach soft copies of academic transcripts, certificates, etc. All applicants must follow the below link and do the Test Gorilla assessment tests in order to qualify for the next interview phase:


Deadline: 29th June 2024


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Date Posted 2024-06-17T14:53
Valid Through 2024-06-30T00:00
Employment Type FULL_TIME
Hiring Organization Graphic Systems Uganda Limited 
Job Location Kampala, Kampala, Kampala , 0256, Uganda

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