Introduction to your Job
Liaising closely with the client at the conceptualization stage to answer questions such as: why is the site needed, who is the target audience, who are the leading competitors etc.
Create design prototypes, including graphic design, site navigation, and layout of content and ensure that the layout of the content is accessible and logical.
To create visual concepts that matches the content and the image wanted by the clients.
Designing a draft site for client approval or modification.
Advising the client on categories and information needed to construct the site.
To design websites ensure that they are visually effective and easy to access.
Test website's compatibility on different resolutions and browsers such as IE, Firefox, Safari.
Utilize design skills and creativity to come up with new, and innovative designs for websites, landing pages, micro sites, banner ads, etc.
Perform maintenance and updates to existing websites when requested by clients. -Provide training on maintenance and update procedures to clients who choose to take charge of their own websites.
Ideally, you should have:
Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Design tools- Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver, and Illustrator.
Good knowledge of ancillary software like Premiere, After-Effects, etc. is desired.
Ability to give visual identity to the project idea communicated by the client.
Should have good Communication skills.
Should have problem solving, prioritizing tasks, multi-tasking abilities
Should be able to understand and handle tasks independently within client's design restraints
Ability to work to deadlines & as a team member