[Blueboard] Graphics Designer Needed for ASoG
Amihan R. Perez
arperez at ateneo.edu
Mon Mar 17 14:53:36 PHT 2008
JOB OPENING ANNOUNCEMENT
Ateneo School of Government - Center for Social Policy
Position : GRAPHICS DESIGNER
Duration : March 1, 2008 ? December 31, 2008
Assignment : Science and Technology Innovations for the Base of the Pyramid in
Southeast Asia Project (IDRC)
Brief Description of the Projects
Science and Technology Innovations for the Base of the Pyramid (BOP)
The Ateneo School of Government (ASoG) is implementing this three?year
project with support from the International Development Research
Centre (Canada). The goal of the project is to foster science and
technology innovations that can effectively address the developmental
needs of the poor and excluded in the region.
Scope of Work
The Graphics Designer will create and produce visual solutions to the
communication needs and requirements of the Project. He/She will
design the Project logo and create a branding for the Project that
will be carried by various info-sharing and networking mediums (both
print and online). He/She will also conceptualize and produce sample
layouts for collateral materials (which includes, but are not limited
to, posters, invitations, kit covers, etc.) and publications.
Specifically, he/she will have the following functions and responsibilities:
- Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of
layout principles and esthetic design concepts
- Prepare illustrations or rough sketches of materials,
present/discuss them with the Project Team, and make changes when
- Create a visual identity guide for the Project, determining the size
and arrangement of any illustrative material and copy produced (logo,
letterhead banner, etc.), and select/specify style and size of type
- Develop graphics for the Project website (still and/or animated)
- Use licensed computer software to generate new images.
- Prepare notes and instructions and assemble final designs/layouts
- Review final designs/layouts and suggest improvements as needed
- Assist in the production of visual presentations (i.e. video clip,
photo gallery, etc.)
- Perform other related tasks, as assigned
Possess a Fine Arts degree or any equivalent degree
? Have at least 1-2 years work experience as a graphics designer
? Be fluent in principles of successful Web design as they relate to
typography, color, composition, and effective use of photos and
? Be able to adhere to the School?s existing style and standards.
? Execute design projects with a high degree of polish.
? Be able to work on projects that scale from small (unstructured/fast
turnaround) to large
(more structured/longer turnaround).
? Have facility with design applications such as Photoshop,
Illustrator and Flash
? Have excellent communication skills.
? Be able to meet project deadlines.
? Work well as part of a highly collaborative team, in person or virtually.
? Some illustration ability is a plus.
Requirements for Application:
For interested applicants, please submit the following:
- An application letter addressed to: Atty. James L. Kho, Director,
Center for Social Policy
- Curriculum Vitae
- A copy of transcript of records from respective college/university
You may also e-mail them to jameskho.ph at gmail.com , cc: Ms. Mary Jean
Caleda (mcaleda at yahoo.com) and Ms. Mary Grace Santos
(mgpalaciosantos at yahoo.com)
Applications will be accepted until 29 March 2008
Amihan R. Perez
Center for Social Policy of the
Ateneo School of Government
G/F CSP Building, Social Development Complex
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Tels. (632) 426-6061/62
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