Assistant Graphics Designer in the City University of Hong Kong Press [Ref. A/560/09]

 

Duties

  1. Deliver full spectrum of design and production services in a manner consistent with the University’s image and the branding of CityU Press;
  2. Provide design support for all aspects of publication projects as well as marketing materials in printed, online and digital forms for CityU Press;
  3. Participate in and coordinate other design opportunities/projects from theme design to production (including event design, exhibition booth design and venue decoration design);
  4. Facilitate requests for banner advertisements and develop specific landing pages;
  5. Generate production ideas and coordinate the production of high-quality bilingual video clips;
  6. Provide general support for CityU Press marketing team during the delivery and maintenance of digital marketing campaigns via email, social media and website;
  7. Coordinate with outsourced production vendors and monitor their progress and quality to meet the standards of the University; and
  8. Perform any other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements

A Bachelor’s degree/higher diploma/diploma in Graphic Design or related disciplines, preferably with at least 3 years’ relevant experience in graphic design and print production. 

Proficiency in Mac and Adobe Creative Suite (including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, knowledge of Premiere); strong level of creativity and design sense as well as skills in layout, typographic and cover design in both printed and digital forms; excellent interpersonal and communication skills with strong sense of responsibility; ability to work independently; and being self-motivated and a good team player are required.  Proven experience in digital media use (including video editing, social media and website production); and basic knowledge of HTML/HTML5, CSS, After Effects, Flash, Dreamweaver and Premiere Pro are advantageous.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to bring their design portfolio for the interview and attend a design test.

Salary and Conditions of Service

Remuneration package will be highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract; fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes.

Information and Application

Further information on the post and the University is available at http://www.cityu.edu.hk, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [Email : hrojob@cityu.edu.hk/Fax : 2788 1154 or 3442 0311]. 

To apply, please submit an online application at http://jobs.cityu.edu.hk, and include a current curriculum vitae with detailed design portfolio (not exceeding 10MB).  Applications will be reviewed on a continuing basis until the positions are filled.  Applications will receive full consideration and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.  The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage.

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