Snr. Graphics Designer Needed At Kaymu
Africa Internet Holding, a global and leading incubator of startups specialized in e-commerce. Africa
Internet Holding is the leading internet group of Africa with already over 1,000 employees in 10
African countries and huge successes such as Jumia.com, Kaymu.com, Hellofood.com, Easytaxi.com
Lamudi.com, Carmudi.com and Jovago.com. It is led by top talented leaders offering a great mix of
local and international talents and is backed by MTN, Millicom and Rocket Internet.
We want to create a well-balanced team of talented, dynamic and highly motivated individuals with a
passion for emerging markets and Africa. We are currently looking for outstanding candidates
interested in entrepreneurship and web businesses.
Please visit our website for more job opportunities: www.africainternetholding.com
Job description: SNR. GRAPHICS DESIGNER
The Sr. Graphic Designer is responsible for developing design deliverables that elevate, differentiate,
and function on-brand and on-strategy. Deliverables include website creative, landing pages and
banners for multiple browsers and devices. This team member interacts with all other functions and
is ready to the take lead.
Interact with all functions to maintain optimum communication between teams and design
Participate in design sessions and contribute through creative concepts and creative input.
Be involved in conceptualization and design of graphic applications from concept to
Oversee onsite interaction design.
Coordinate newsletter design
Oversee and manage approval process for all graphic design pieces
Schedule, manage and prioritize graphic design work
Supervise a team of graphic designers
Maintain and continuously improve brand guidelines
Design press kits and seasonal catalogues.
Create designs that are consistent with our brand guidelines including look, feel and tone. Be
accountable for brand consistency across campaigns and assets — web site, email and other
Build creative assets from scratch, bringing together brand photography assets, on and off
figure imagery, and unique typography.
Assist in storyboarding concepts in which to showcase creative work.
Execute eCommerce design projects that include production work and image optimization.
Conceptualize and develop creative for A/B tests.
Balance and manage own workload according to established business priorities.
Be detailed in organization of projects. This includes management of project briefs,
awareness of project specs, deadlines, etc.
Cooperate and interact well with other designers and seek feedback/input. Train/ assist
designers as required.
Assist in maintaining efficiency by sharing knowledge of problems, solutions, and new
opportunities. Assist in upkeep of the technical manuals and systems information.
Keep abreast of emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programs such as
InDesign, QuarkXPress, FreeHand, Illustrator, Photoshop, 3ds Max, Acrobat, Director,
Dreamweaver and Flash.
Desired Skills and Experience
Minimum 2-3 years in graphic design, with strong focus on digital, eCommerce
Ability to lead by example & articulate ideas to the design team.
Knowledge of web design best practices, including image optimization, responsive design,
HTML and CSS.
High level of proficiency in Typography
Experience with branding and identity design
Excellent time management and organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple
projects concurrently and operate in a fast-paced work environment
Experience supervising junior graphic designers would be considered an asset
Self-motivated with good initiative
Open-minded and able to use constructive feedback
Key Measures (Performance indicators):
On time delivery of design project
Contribute to the achievement of design process
A unique education in launching and scaling new internet concepts
Become part of a highly professional and dynamic team working around the world
An attractive salary package
An unparalleled personal and professional growth as our longer-term objective is to train the
next generation of leaders for our future internet ventures
We currently have openings in Nigeria. If you want to join some of the fastest growing companies in
the world, please send your resume with subject as “APPLICATION_SNR GRAPHICSDESIGNER)
respectively to: [email protected]