Takealot Designer - Maternity Cover Jobs in South Africa

Takealot Designer - Maternity Cover Jobs in South Africa

  • takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Designer to join our team in Cape Town.

  • We are a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity to join us.

  • We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won’t be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.

    This position reports to the Head of Design.

    Your responsibilities will include

  • Designing and rolling out creative elements for onsite and offsite marketing campaigns

  • Creating fresh motion-graphics and, audio/visual content for various platforms
    Photographing events

  • Recording audio/video and post production.

  • Working collaboratively with the design team, broader marketing team & the buyers

  • Consistently delivering work on time

  • Working with design templates

  • Working quickly and efficiently with
    exceptional attention to detail

  • Implementing and delivering on feedback from senior management and peers

  • Adhering to design team processes and standards

    Attributes required

  • Excellent self-management and communication skills

  • Proficient with Adobe Creative suite, notably Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects / Premiere Pro

  • Good understanding of digital and motion-graphics design principles

  • Keen eye for photography

  • An understanding of typography, colour, composition and how these elements work together for a design solution.

  • Understand the importance of brand design


  • Relevant Bachelor Degree or Diploma in Digital Design

  • 3-5 years work experience

    The Environment

  • takealot.com
    employees are entrepreneurial and dynamic, smart, customer-centric, fun and have the shared ambition of takealot.com being the leading e-commerce company in Africa.

  • We have fun, work hard, take ownership, work in teams to create solutions, and are always open to direct feedback/new ideas on where we can improve.

  • We are short on ego and high on output.

  • We are doers and not only thinkers, its all in the execution after all.

  • We love what we do and what we are creating.

    We seek to Employ an Extra Ordinary Mind who

  • is respectful but forthright

  • is an expert at doing, who can not only design but also execute

  • is analytical, able to use data to make decisions

  • is competitive, self-directed and strive to be the BEST (GREAT requires a lot of work and does not only happen during business hours

  • is passionate about the potential of e-commerce and delivering a world-class customer experience

  • is entrepreneurial, thrives under change and accepts it is a constant and always looks for solutions to do something better and faster

  • is business SMART. Able to think about problems from a business perspective using technical and product input;

  • is curious and challenge the status quo

  • is innovative and enjoys iteration

  • is collaborative

  • will be at the cutting edge of developing new concepts for takealot.com

  • thinks like an owner of the business


    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Takealot Designer - Maternity Cover Jobs in South Africa

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