About the role
The ideal candidate is a hard-working team player who will play a critical role in creating original digital content across various social media platforms.
As a designer, you will have the scope to shape the company’s development and growth. You will be able to gain first-hand experience of joining a mid startup on the ground level and using your passion, ambition, and talent to drive it forward. You will be responsible for creating the design content for our brand that effectively conveys the message and expands our customer base.
You will create and develop content, and be given a supported and flexible space in which to do this. This position is an unpaid internship.
Why Should you apply?
We invite you to apply for this role if you are passionate about startups and Graphic design, and would like to play a key role in shaping and growing a new brand and platform. We will work closely with you to provide work that is tailored to your interests and professional development needs. We offer continuous support, feedback, and development opportunities as well as the flexibility to decide how to complete project tasks, thus enabling you to get the most out of this role and use it as a great addition to your CV and skillset. Successful performance in this internship presents the possibility of a full-time, paid position within the company.
The ideal candidate will have strong creative skills and a portfolio of work that demonstrates their passion for illustrative design and typography. This candidate will have experience in working with numerous different design platforms such as digital and print forms.
Collaborate with the team to ensure consistency of designs across various media outlets
Create compelling and effective logos, designs, print, and digital media
Maintain awareness of current industry and technology standards, social media, competitive landscape and market trends
Using industry software such as Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator to create visual designs.
Understanding and interpreting client briefs.
Attending client meetings to discuss expectations and desired outcomes of design.
Presenting draft designs to clients for feedback.
Supporting clients and/or the business to understand the impact of graphic design.
Working with creative colleagues such as copywriters and social media experts.
Ensuring that design work is aligned with other methods of communication.
Working on a range of design pieces, from social media posts to packaging design and full-scale branding projects.
Solving problems for clients such as helping them to communicate with their customers more efficiently.
Understand the commercial value of graphic design.
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or related field
2-4 years of experience in graphic design
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
Strong communication, conceptual thinking, typography skills and design skills
Portfolio of work
MODE OF APPLICATION
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About Fiberlink Limited
We are a leading ICT service and software provider in Nairobi, Kenya. We offer complete end-to-end IT and communication solutions. Our goal is to enable our clients to enhance operational efficiency and cut operating costs. We design, develop, and support business applications using the latest technologies. We provide ISP services in multiple areas within the Nairobi county at flexible and completive rates. We understand, in today’s technology world, there are hundreds and thousands of firms that boast of what they can do in order to transform business digitally but we narrate a different story. We do not say we are the best. Rather, we stress making our clients the best in their sphere of business. And in the success of our client’s business, lies our success. That is our secret to growth in our business.