Pangea Educational Development Jobs 2021 – Fresher Design Associate

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Job Title: Design Associate – Pangea Educational Development Jobs 2021

Organization: Pangea Educational Development

Duty Station: Katale, Sseguku, Uganda

Reports To: Director of Publishing

 

 

Pangea Educational Development Profile

Pangea Educational Development (PANGEA) is a small nonprofit organization that believes in the liberating power and opportunities provided by a quality education. Our model was developed to empower communities to improve their own educational circumstances: the school environment, livelihoods of teachers, and access for under-resourced students and to do so in a way that is sustainable. We are a community of changemakers, mixed with staff, volunteers, and community champions. Each member of our community is working towards realizing our mission by dedicating their time and skills through a wholehearted commitment to it. As a result, we are equally dedicated to those who work with us.

Pangea Publishing Uganda works to create culturally relevant content and programs that help children learn to read and inspire them to read more often.

 

 

Job Summary

The Design Associate plays a critical role in the designing of our high-quality learning materials to be both educational and engaging.  The Design Associate works primarily within the Pangea Publishing team, reporting to the Director of Publishing, but also assists with the Communications Department. The position is based in Kampala but may require infrequent travel.

 

 

Roles and Responsibilities

Primary Responsibilities:

Design and layout of Pangea Publishing books to be “Print-Ready”

  • KPI: Layout 30 books per quarter.

Design images for print materials and social media to support Pangea Publishing Sales team.

  • KPI: Assist Design Lead with updating catalog monthly
  • KPI: Design social media images upon request in a timely manner

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the recruitment and management of contracted illustrators
  • Assist with the development of brand assets

 

 

Minimum Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate should preferably hold a Bachelor’s Degree in the following fields: Arts, Design or related area. Preferred
  • Expert command of Adobe Creative Suite. Required
  • Superior oral and written communication skills in English. Required
  • Computer fluency and understanding of Google Suite and Canva Pro platform. Preferred

Personal Qualities

PED is a small nonprofit organization that believes in the liberating power and opportunities provided by a quality education. Our model was developed to empower communities to improve their own educational circumstances: the school environment, livelihoods of teachers, and access for under-resourced students and to do so in a way that is sustainable. We are a community of changemakers, mixed with staff, volunteers, and community champions. Each member of our community is working towards realizing our mission by dedicating their time and skills through a wholehearted commitment to it. As a result, we are equally dedicated to those who work with us.

We are seeking an individual whose dedication to the value of education matches our own. We are seeking an individual who has a heart for empowering Ugandans to recognize the richness and importance of their cultural heritage and has a desire to share it with others. We are seeking an individual who is willing to work odd and sometimes long, exhaustive hours to do what is right and not just what is easy or will suffice. We are seeking an individual who can laugh as hard as they can work, someone who is not just looking for a job, but an avenue to pursue their passion.

Things We’ll Bring To The Table:

  • A passionate working environment
  • Supportive working community
  • A competitive salary
  • Generous Leave

Contract Period: 3 month probationary contract to hire

 

 

How To Apply for Pangea Educational Development Jobs 2021

All candidates should send an updated CV, cover letter, and art portfolio to jobs@pangeaeducation.org

Deadline: 10th September, 2021

 

 

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