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Graphic Designer

Location: Main Campus (Singapore)
Functional area: Marketing & Communications
Employment type: Full-time
Job type: Permanent

Graphic Designer
(40 hours/week)
commencing September 2018

The GESS has strong European foundations and believes in developing confident, forward-looking students through a celebration of respect, openness and inclusiveness. GESS is recognised for its languages and offers a choice between two main curricula: the German Abitur or the English-speaking International Baccalaureate (IB) programme. The school caters to students of all ages, starting from 18 months to graduation at 18 years. GESS is a private school association led by an elected committee and the school management. Currently, more than 300 full and part-time staff are employed at the school. A new purpose-built campus with brand new facilities will open in August, 2018 at Dairy Farm Road.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the team in conceptualising and executing ideas for multiple projects.
  • Schedule and service internal requests for collateral, design and print material
  • Project management for the yearbook project
  • Liaise with academic teams to manage execution of new internal projects that fulfil marketing objectives
  • Manage photography and videography needs of school events
  • Working with print house to ensure the best branding of GESS and quality of print
  • Participation in Marketing Team Meetings
  • Organise meetings with GESS staff to discuss design projects
Requirements:
  • Experience with design and page layout, organising and editing comprehensive publications (at least 2 to 3 years)
  • Professional in using InDesign / Illustrator / Photoshop
  • Experience in video editing and creation
  • Intercultural awareness and ability to relate well with people across all levels and cultures
  • Experience in local vendor management
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deal with conflicts
  • Drive and self-management to deliver results and meet deadlines
  • Excellent writing skills in English (native level)
  • Creative thinker in order to produce new ideas and concepts
  • Meticulous with an eye for details
  • Motivated and open to innovation
  • Team player

We offer an exciting working environment in an international and cooperative team. Your application should include a letter of application, your complete resume, salary expectations and a recent photo.

Please indicate your reasons for applying for the position. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.  The School reserves the right to appoint prior to the application deadline.

​Our students are our most valuable assets. As any professional international school, GESS has a Child Protection Policy. Our recruitment process reflects this policy in that we ask for a police clearance check and further background checks for shortlisted candidates.

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