BODW & KODW


Graphic Design Manager (12-month contract)

About Hong Kong Design Centre

Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) was founded in 2001 as a strategic partner of the HKSAR Government in establishing Hong Kong as centre of design excellence in Asia. We are on a public mission to promote wider and strategic use of design and design thinking to foster innovation, create business value and improve societal well-being.

We now have an exciting opportunity for a high caliber candidate to join our dynamic team. Please visit our website www.hkdesigncentre.org for information of HKDC.


Job Duties:

  1. Working closely with the Programme Director and the Event and Marketing team for HKDC’s flagship programmes: Business of Design Week (BODW), Knowledge of Design Week (KODW) and bodw+ (the new development of digital design knowledge platform);
  2. Strong project management in design projects;
  3. Develop creative concept and graphic design layout for both digital marketing and print work and video production;
  4. Communicate closely with marketing team to develop branding and promotion campaigns including but not limited to flyer, poster and online marketing promotion materials e.g., eDM, social media visual etc. and
  5. Perform ad hoc assignments as required.


Requirements:

  1. University graduate in Graphic / Multimedia Design or related disciplines;
  2. At least 8 years of relevant experience in which minimum 3 years at supervisory level with solid leading and management experience in multi-media design team / creative team;
  3. Good verbal and written communication skills in both English & Chinese;
  4. Multi-media design experience in graphic, typography, branding, motion graphic, digital ads, website and video, etc.;
  5. Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Powerpoint;
  6. Strong in creative concept, design development and presentation skills;
  7. A team player with good communications and interpersonal skills, problem-solving, and negotiation skills; 
  8. Able to work independently and attentive to details;
  9. A professional with accountability to meet statutory, industry code of conduct and internal reporting and compliance requirements; and
  10. Strong design portfolio included in your CV is a MUST.


Interested parties are invited to apply by sending your resume with full details of education, work experience, current & expected salary, contact telephone number and earliest available date to the Human Resources Office, Hong Kong Design Centre, Unit 602, 6/F, Mill 5, The Mills, 45 Pak Tin Par Street, Tsuen Wan or email to: hr@hkdesigncentre.org on or before 28 June 2022. HKDC reserves the right not to make appointment for the post(s) advertised. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. All information received will be kept in strict confidence for six months and data will only be used for recruitment purpose.