GRAPHIC DESIGNER (or Architectural Assistant with strong graphic skills)
LOCATION: LONDON OFFICE
Article 25 is a global reaching humanitarian architecture charity dedicated to building safe and dignified shelter as defined by the UN. We design and build homes, schools and hospitals in poverty stricken areas. Our impact is precise, our buildings sustainable and uniquely designed to meet the needs of the communities they serve. We are currently looking for a Graphic Designer to support our Architects with our ongoing projects.
We are seeking a motivated Volunteer Graphic Designer (or Volunteer Architectural Assistant with strong graphic skills) who has a passion for international development to provide assistance to the design and fundraising teams. This is an exciting opportunity for a keen and energetic individual who is looking for valuable experience in this field. You will be able to make a genuine creative contribution and take ownership of projects. There will be an opportunity to go on a fieldtrip to temporarily work in our Yangon office to work together with a Burmese graphic designer
Skills and knowledge
Strong graphic design and production experience
Experience and sensitivity with the dimension of capacity building
Experience in training of/collaboration with graphic designers
Good sense of composition, creativity and attention to detail
Experience with CI Design is advantageous
Experience with various design tools, including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
Ability to successfully manage multiple projects
Web design, video and multimedia experience beneficial
Strong computer skills
Strong organisational and time management skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
Able to work in a small dynamic team and on own initiative
Enthusiastic with good interpersonal skills
Commitment to learning and developing new skills
Article 25 has more than 85 projects in 34 countries, making us the most far reaching architectural NGO in the world. Our projects are delivered with in-country partners to ensure that local knowledge and relationships are maximised, and that projects are sustainable.
Current projects include
Reinvigoration of Yangon General Hospital
Post-earthquake school reconstruction, Haiti
Children’s clinic in Morocco.
Inclusive pre-school in Tanzania
Hospital buildings in Nepal
This position calls for someone with good drive and a flexible work ethic who is looking to get experience in Graphic Design.
This position is available to ideally full time candidates for a minimum commitment of 6 months.
Deadline: Apply immediately for consideration
Terms: Volunteer position
Start date: ASAP Duration: 6 months
Duration: 6 months (flexible length of time) full-time candidates will be given preference
Location: Our London offices
To apply: Submit a covering letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘Volunteer Graphic Designer’ in the subject line of the e-mail.