Senior Graphic Designer

  • Statsbomb
  • Cairo, Egypt
  • 09 May, 2024
Full time Digital Graphic Design Leadership & Management Media

Job Description

Our Company

 

StatsBomb and ArqamFC, founded in January 2017, provide digital media services, data analytics, and consultancy to football clubs, media outlets, and sports betting companies. We are known in the industry for our innovative research and insights into football.

 

With a team of 3 at the start, StatsBomb now has over 800 employees in the UK, US, and Egypt. We work with the top football names, and your contribution will impact our ability to deliver insights to our customers, driving success in the field, media, and fan engagement.

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:


Responsible for managing all design projects from concept to delivery. include creating
original artwork, managing all design projects, and overseeing junior designers to ensure
high-quality work throughout the entirety of the project. Combine technology and art using
images and text to communicate ideas through digital designs.


Goal:

✓ Create visually stunning designs within client brand identity systems.
✓ Handle multiple projects per week, and dozens of projects per month.
✓ High coordination with other team members.
✓ Capable of training junior team members.
✓ An ability to motivate and lead co-workers.

 

DUTIES  AND RESPONSIBILITIES:


▪ Deliver bold, refreshing designs within client brand identity systems, taking direction
from senior creative team members.
▪ Undertake original design and creative work as needed based on project demands.
▪ Implement rounds of internal and client revisions with speed, quality, and accuracy.
▪ Design supporting graphics, build comps, prepare meeting materials, layout
presentation decks, conduct image searches, create mood boards, and assist the
creative team as directed.
▪ Participate in a supporting role in preparation for pitches and presentations.
▪ Prepare print and production files and package and release design files plus proofing
as required.
▪ Be a problem solver in a fast-paced work environment and actively pursue and
embrace opportunities to gain production experience and improve professional skills
and knowledge.
▪ Present and articulate on-strategy creative ideas and designs to team and clients when
called upon.
▪ Assist creative team to quickly creating compelling visuals, from initial comps to final
assets for digital/social and print.
▪ Manage and organize asset and image libraries, project files/drives, templates, and
other resources.
▪ Ensure all design and messaging align with the brand.
▪ Collaborate as part of a creative team with copywriters, art directors, graphic
designers, and production artists to complete projects from initial concept to a final
produced piece.
▪ Pitch design options to the creative director and clients on project layout/design to
create communications consistent with the operational goals for advertisements,
brochures, posters, etc. for marketing and advertising purposes.
▪ Help in training junior team members.


QUALIFICATIONS:

 

➢ Experience: 3-5 years.
➢ Years of graphic design experience at a design studio, marketing agency, or
equivalent.
➢ Proficient in working with Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.
➢ Have a solid command of foundational design principles, including layout, typography,
color, balance, composition, and current design trends.
➢ Demonstrate graphic design experience via a high-quality, professional project work
portfolio.
➢ Have solid command of foundational design principles, such as typography, color,
and layout.
➢ Ability to prioritize/manage multiple complex projects in a dynamic growth
environment.
➢ Knowledge of Adobe In-Design.
➢ Bonus points for familiarity with After Effects and the motion graphics process.
➢ Able to thrive in a remote work environment.➢ Some project management experience is a plus.
➢ Collaborate with Producers on feature edits and specialty graphic requests.
➢ Understands Post Process and Deadlines.

 

StatsBomb / ArqamFC is an inspiring place to work. If you think you have the passion, drive, and talent to join our exciting and fast-paced team, we’d love to hear from you!

 

In return, we offer the following:

  • Exceptional career development opportunities
  • A collaborative and diverse team environment
  • Family friendly policies
  • Competitive salaries
  • Competitive holiday allowance:
    • 21 days holiday,
    • 1 day off on your birthday,