- An aspiring and energetic graphic designer who can creatively visualise a variety of communications materials.
- Someone who can adapt to a fast-paced working environment with the ability to take on multiple design requests at the same time.
- A multi-skilled creative who can create high-quality visual materials and digital content that aligns with the school’s branding guidelines.
- You go to sleep at night dreaming about fonts, colours and amazing design layouts.
- Create imaginative graphic design concepts and compelling communications materials.
- Produce engaging graphics content for online, social media and printed mediums.
- Provide creative direction and conceptualise designs for annual fundraising campaigns.
- Project manage the production of marketing and communications materials as a member of the vibrant Marketing Department.
- Implement the School’s visual brand guidelines and support the refinement of the School’s visual identity.
- Diploma or Degree in Graphic Design or related field.
- Minimum of 2 years’ experience of working as a full-time Graphic Designer.
- A strong portfolio showing a variety of work.
- Organised with in-depth problem solving skills.
- Advanced level knowledge of the Adobe Suite (Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator).
- Excellent written and spoken English.
- Ability to work independently, methodically and meet tight deadlines.
- Creative advertising agency and marketing experience would be beneficial.
- The opportunity to use your talents and expertise to fight poverty through education and make a positive impact in Tanzania.
- A flexible and supportive community of international and local employees.
- Ample opportunities for career progression and development.
- Mid-morning tea and lunch (during working days).
Creative Copywriter and Editor
Reference number: TSOSJ/HR/ADM/MKT/06/20
Want to work for one of the largest charities of its kind in Africa?
Are you an excellent storyteller? Can you create attention-grabbing
copy? Do you enjoy writing informative and appealing content? Would you
call yourself a master editor? Does it sound like we’re talking about
you… Keep reading!
NEW JOB OPPORTUNITIES (2,816+ POSTS)
The School of St Jude is a pioneering leader in charitable education within Africa. We are giving 1,800 students free, quality education and 100’s of graduates access to higher education each year. This year, we provided more than 30,000 government school students with quality teachers. St Jude’s is funded by generous supporters from around the world who make our mission of giving bright, poor Tanzanian students a free, quality education possible.
- An excellent writer who can turn words into persuasive and informative stories.
- You have extreme attention to detail and can pick out the smallest edits.
- You love telling people’s stories and can grab the attention of a reader within the first few sentences.
- Someone who has experience writing and editing with strict brand guidelines.
- You go to sleep at night dreaming about punctuation, grammar and synonyms!
- Detailed proofreading of multiple communications pieces for the Marketing department.
- Write and edit copy for campaigns, websites, digital content, printed materials and social media.
- Uphold the quality of all written deliverables and ensure they meet the school’s standards for creative excellence.
- Play an ongoing role in the development of the school’s brand voice and advocate for consistent application of copy standards across all communications materials.
- Bachelor Degree or related experience with an emphasis on English, journalism or creative writing.
- At least 3 years working as a copywriter in agency or in-house creative environments.
- Portfolio containing finished professional pieces as well as conceptual work (required).
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to receive and utilise feedback.
- Ability to write long-form copy as well as short, persuasive pieces.
- Ability to multitask in a fast-paced work environment.
- A person who is open-minded and collaborative.
- The opportunity to use your talents and expertise to fight poverty through education and make a positive impact in Tanzania
- A flexible and supportive community of international and local employees
- Ample opportunities for career progression and development
- Mid-morning tea and lunch (during working days)
- Send your cover letter and an up to date Curriculum Vitae to firstname.lastname@example.org
- Subject line must include the Reference number of job you are applying for.
- Applications close on 16th October 2020, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.