Job Vacancy

 Job Vacancy: Layout & Design and Graphic Design

Khanya College has a vacancy for a Layout & Design and Graphic Design post.

The responsibilities of this position include:
1. Layout & Design
  • Layout and design of various publications produced by the College
  • Interpreting the College’s and its constituencies’ communication needs and developing visual concepts to suit their purpose;
  • Thinking creatively and innovatively to produce new visual ideas and concepts to communicate the message(s) and image of the College;
  • Work with a wide range of media, including photography and computer-aided design to produce publications that communicate the message of the College;
  • Keep abreast of developments in IT, particularly design programmes such as Quark Xpress, FreeHand, Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, 3D Studio, Acrobat, Director, Dreamweaver and Flash;
  • Working as part of a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, other designers to produce high-quality products for the College and its constituencies;
  • Initiate ideas and campaigns to promote the image and work of the College;
  • Proofreading to produce accurate and high-quality work;
  • Prepare Khanya publications for print and where necessary liaise with editors and printers to ensure quality publications.
  • The position may include managing more than one design brief at a time, and therefore will demand an ability to manage time and work to deadlines.
2. Training
  • Conduct training for social movements on layout and design of community publications and other media;
Closing Date (for Application): 15 October 2010
Please send your letter of motivation and your CV to or fax to 011 336 9196
Interviews Date: Soon after closing date, or depending on submission of CVs by suitable applicants
Starting Date: 1 November 2010 or by negotiation, but not later than 1 December