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    Consulting, Motion Graphics Designer (Senior Associate) | PricewaterhouseCoopers

    Employment:

    Full Time

    Line of ServiceAdvisorySpecialismOperationsManagement LevelSenior AssociateJob Description & SummaryPurpose of the role: We are seeking a motion graphics expert to join our Consulting Communications team, reporting to the Consulting Communications Manager. This role, which is Jordan-based and at a Sr. Associate level, will help us supercharge our visual communications and transform how we tell our story to our internal audiences.The motion graphics designer will be responsible for creating highly engaging animations for a diverse array of media for Consulting’s internal communications, including smartphones, tablets and the web.artwork for a variety of communications platforms, internal campaigns and Consulting events.  JD & the day-to-day: You will be responsible for working hand-in-hand with the Consulting internal Communications team aiding with the creation of assets, then bringing them to life and delivering high quality and innovative motion graphic content that seamlessly integrates with the PwC brand’s guidelines. When needed and during high-momentum phases, you will also join efforts with a wider Creative team to support Consulting’s communications requirements.  Purpose of the role: We are seeking a motion graphics expert to join our Consulting Communications team, reporting to the Consulting Communications Manager. This role, which is Jordan-based and at a Sr. Associate level, will help us supercharge our visual communications and transform how we tell our story to our internal audiences. Key Responsibilities- Create highly engaging complex animations for a diverse array of media, including smartphones, web-based communications and internal intranet.  – Lead in the creation of animation storyboards. – Prepare conceptual layouts for the motion graphic projects. – Participate in brainstorming sessions to share new design perspectives and ideas. – Assist in selecting appropriate audio, graphic and animation styles for each project. – Encoding, converting and editing videos and adding effects/elements to enhance motion graphics. – Support the design and illustration team with photo/video editing and bespoke designs. – Responsible for training and developing team members in simple design improvements. – Keep current of advancements in animation as well as new technologies and techniques, contemporary trends in production design and popular music to deliver cutting edge work. – Leverage existing PwC design templates for internal communications and events.

    Qualifications and experience- 2-3 years graphic design experience including video production design and animation.  – Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or Motion Graphics preferred. – Strong portfolio showcasing high-end digital design skills Key skills – Proficiency in: Adobe After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, Cinema 4D, Premiere, Final Cut Pro, Flash.  – Strong interpersonal and communication skills. – Ability to comprehend and uphold brand style guidelines for PwC. – A creative thinker with an ability to communicate an array of complex messages through memorable visual design. – Manage time effectively, ability to multitask and meet deadlines. – Detail-oriented individual who reviews his/her work carefully, quality control is key. – Self starter with the ability to work independently and collaborate with a team. 

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    In our 3 key areas of business or Lines of Service Assurance, Tax, and Advisory we work with our clients from business start ups to the worlds leading organizations to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

    We help our own people to learn, discover, develop and make a real difference all the way through their working lives. And we have big ambitions to grow.

    PwC Middle East Region is part of what we call the Central Cluster and includes the UK, Europe and Africa as well as the Middle East. The region consists of 12 markets – UAE, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Libya, Iraq and Palestine.

    PwC has been established in the region for over 40 years, we already employ over 4500 people and we are on course to become the Middle East number one professional service firm. More

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    Social Media Consultant | A Leading Financial Organization in Qatar

    Employment: Contract

    Family sponsored preferred – Available ImmediateJob Summary:As part of the digital media team, this role provides end to end support to run all of Company’s social media channels including but not limited to LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook pages. The role will provide both strategic and executional support to ensure that Company’s social channels are up to date and deliver on company objectives to drive brand awareness, generate quality leads in the most efficient manner.Key Accountabilities:- Social Media Strategy, Content Creation and Management- Social Media Community Management- Social Media Design & Assets- Measuring, Optimization & ReportingSocial Media Strategy, Content Creation And Management:- Support development and implementation a holistic social media strategy, relevant KPIs in line with company objectives, social media policy and procedures for all of the Company’s social channels including but not limited to LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.- Support the development and manage the Company’s social media content pillars, ensure that social media activities are in sync with the established pillars. Review and update the content pillars from time to time based on company objectives- Oversee the execution of social media strategy through competitive research, platform determination, benchmarking, and messaging and audience identification.- Devise social content strategies and framework to develop content themes, creation and maintenance of content plans/calendars to support various company and stakeholder initiatives with aim to drive department KPIs including but not limited to Brand Awareness, Lead Generation in an efficient manner- Drive approaches and actions to build social presence, ensuring key content is delivered to the audiences and maximizes efforts as well as ensuring cost effectiveness by using a healthy mix of own, paid and earned channels.- Identify, brainstorm and, where appropriate, implement the latest social media trends and technologies affecting company industry- Ensure all social accounts are secure with strong passwords and two step verification where applicableSocial Media Community Management:- Manage day to day interactions with audiences on social media channels including general and specific queries about the Company, complaints and liaise with relevant stakeholders to provide a timely response- Maintain a comprehensive log of social media responses to track query types and their resolution.- Take into account all latest best practices for community management while performing all related tasksSocial Media Design & Assets:- Attend client events as necessary and ensure reporting with photographs and short videos in social media quality- Ensure post-production such as adding headlines, subtitles, music, and logo(s)- Adapt content for different formats/platforms according to best practices- Produce short and simple animations to be used on social media- Work with English and Arabic copywriters to develop compelling captions for content produced, including relevant tags and hashtags- Liaise with in-house and out-house teams to create social content, such as but not limited to, videos, photoshoots, animations.Measuring & Optimization & Reporting:- Continuously measure all social media activities in terms of channel performance, content performance, engagement rates, video completion rates through platform specific analytics tools and also 3rd party tools like Sprout Social, etc.- Continuously analyze all social media activities to recommend optimizations to the content types, carry out changes to the content calendar, ensure newer content formats are tested and recommended for future use based on their performance- Process raw data from social media reporting tools including platform tools and 3rd party tools.- Data can be, but not limited to social media impressions, engagements (likes and comments), followers, video views, link clicks, and form submissions.- Supply reporting numbers and analysis for periodic reports (monthly, quarterly, annual and ad hoc) for both the department and the company.

    Qualifications and Experience:- Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Business Administration or other related discipline.- Minimum Experience: Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in social media management

    A leading Financial Organization in Qatar. More

  • Graphic Designer | A Leading Financial Organization in Qatar

    Employment: Contract

    Husband/Family Sponsored candidates preferredJOB SUMMARYThe Graphic Designer supports the Head of Marketing in advertising and branding of all projects for the Company. Identifies best designs for projects and provides solutions to all creative assets. Undertakes and completes all requirements of Pre/Post production.KEY ACCOUNTABILITIESClient & Project Management:• Demonstrates high-level executive and client interaction skills• Supports Advertising, Branding, Events, CSR, Business Development, Customer Affairs and other internal stakeholders with creative requirement• Manages stakeholders’ proposals from typesetting through to design, print and production• Receives design briefs, work with brand managers to determine full scope and requirement• Understands client’s needs and work with brand managers to communicate realistic timelines and deliverables• Manages expectations by clearly communicating deliverables• Keeps brand managers informed with project status and any setbacks, seeking their suggestions on new techniques to be employed if required• Ensures that job deadlines are met in due time, ensuring that job quality is at par with Company’s high standards• Presents concepts for management’s approval• Liaises with other members of the Marketing team to brainstorm and maximize creativityConsult and advice on creative requirements:• Conducts market research and competition analysis• Delivers brand strategy development and application across multiple platforms• Identifies best designs for projects; provide solutions to all creative assets• Recommends methods and techniques of graphic design and layout• Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and font style and size• Defines printing and production specifications, ensure that it reflects Company’s brand, vision, and creative style• Advises on photography, videography and illustration style• Plays the role of brand gatekeeper in the design department• Reviews and updates Company’s brand guideline whenever necessaryPre- Production:• Develops concepts, graphics and layouts for advertising, events, company logos, and websites• Edits, finalize and correct footage for animations and promotional videos• Designs and delivers digital asset for multiple platforms such as app, website, social media and email newsletters• Events branding design creation and finalisation• Creates multiple language design of English, Arabic, Japanese etc.• Creates free-hand illustration for multiple projects• Creates large reports for concepts• Creates templates to ensure brand consistency across all channels such as social media, website and various customer touch points• Creates mock-ups / prototypes as requiredPost-Production:• Evaluates and manage production resources to enhance high productivity and allocations• Reviews and approve production samples to ensure materials used are of high standards• Creates and maintains files for all creative assets and resources, such as software, art materials, and fonts• Ensures record keeping of all approvals and source files• Ensures correct referencing for business continuity

    • Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Fine Arts or other related discipline.• Minimum Experience: Minimum 4 years of relevant experience in graphic design, layout and production or relevant experience.Job Specific Skills:• Requires strong working knowledge of graphic-design software• Responsible for the layout, design, and production activities to produce quality graphic-design artwork.• Produces graphic design artwork to support marketing effort using technology and computer software packages for either print or web.• Contact in-house or outside vendors to verify print specifications.• Compare and recommend local suppliers of marketing production services, including typography, paper and printing.• Generates websites, brochures, floor plans, advertising, proposals, presentations and press releases within corporate templates for print or internet.• Strong time management, planning and organization skills and ability to multitask• Flexibility, proactive, energetic, enthusiastic and passionate• Highly organized, ability to prioritize and time manage himself and ability to drive projects to completion.• Excellent computer proficiency/skills.• Builds/maintains strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders• Fluent in English and Arabic.

    A leading Financial Organization in Qatar. More

  • Digital Media Specialist | Muscat Waves Consultancy

    Employment: Full Time Design digital media campaigns aligned with business goalsCoordinate the creation of digital content (e.g. website, blogs, press releases and podcasts)Manage end-to-end digital projectsEstablish our web presence to boost brand awarenessMaintain a strong online company voice through social mediaLiaise with Marketing, Sales and Product development teams to ensure brand consistencySuggest and implement direct […] More

  • Hospitality / Retail- CAD Design Technician | Apt Resources

    Greetings from Apt Resources!! Urgently hiring for a MNC Interior Design Company specializing in architecture, interior design and project implementation, with expertise in hospitality and retail design. Position: CAD Technician- Interior DesignIndustry: Hospitality / RetailNationality: AnyJob Location: UAE -SharjahExperience: Min 3-4 years of CAD experience in Designing Hotels/ Restaurants/ Retail company projects.IMMEDIATE JOINEES PREFERABLE Candidates […] More

  • IFS – Graphic Designer – Senior Associate | PricewaterhouseCoopers

    Line of ServiceInternal Firm Services SpecialismIFS – Clients & Markets Management LevelSenior Associate Job Description & SummaryA career in our Customer Marketing practice, within Customer Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients design customer strategies that address the customers’ underlying needs and desired outcomes. We help build bridges between digital […] More