Freelance Graphic Designer - DFS9112315 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

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Job Description

We are looking for a highly creative individual who is enthusiastic and curious, to join our team of in-house designers, working collaboratively on a multitude of campaigns and initiatives for a global multi-brand travel retailer.

The role of the designer is to support the creative team in delivering beautiful & innovative work that reflects the positioning of DFS as “The Traveler’s Luxury Department Store”.

The designer will work on a multitude of projects that deliver 360° branding and marketing, with a focus on in-store applications.

Key Responsibilities:
• Developing concepts, brand identity & key visual language
• Designing in-store print collaterals for events, promotions & partnerships
• Designing in-store signage, way-finding systems & communications
• Implementation of creative concepts across various formats & sizes
• Creating internal & external presentations
• Generate research, new concepts, and trend-relevant ideas
• Oversee production (retouching, proofs, printing, mockups, samples)
• Serve as the graphic design service center within DFS
• Team up collaboratively with various departments on projects (editorial team, visual merchandising, retail marketing, etc.)
• Team up with project managers to oversee creative from beginning to end, while delivering projects on time with accuracy and staying within budget
• Maintain DFS’s standard of creative excellence, while following our brand guidelines

Key Requirements:
• Bachelor’s university degree or equivalent
• Open to fresh graduates, 3 years of graphic design experience is a plus
• Candidate with more experience will be considered as Senior Graphic Designer
• Proven track-record as in-house or freelance designer, preferably in advertising agency / magazine / editorial / production houses
• Expert skills in In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint, etc.
• Experience in working in a fast-moving entrepreneurial environment with competing deadlines, priorities & ad-hoc assignments
• Strong aesthetic taste with an understanding of luxury
• Art direction skills & photography
• Great sense of typography & information design
• Excellent verbal & written communication skills

Interested candidate please email your resume and portfolio to creative.application@dfs.com