Russian speaking Creative Designer

Description

When you join Moi Ostrov, you become part of a dynamic and creative media company. Moi Ostrov magazine has published over 40 issues to date and is the leading Russian magazine in Cyprus. Following a 3rd year of rapid growth we are now looking for a young, dynamic and cutting-edge design genius to grow with us. This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Creative Designer to join our growing business, starting on a 3-month trial part-time contract, and potentially moving into a full-time permanent role.
The work is hugely varied – every client and publication throws up a new challenge, and there is a quick turnaround of projects. A typical ad project will involve you coming up with visual ideas for ads and at the same time you must be able to complete sections of the magazines editorial pages on very strict deadlines.
You will need very good Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator skills. The work is deadline driven, so you must be able to work quickly and manage your time well. You must be motivated as much of the work involves working alone from home, but you must also be able to work as part of a team. You must have a friendly personality, be articulate, and have a professional manner, with tons of energy and passion for creating.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop visual ideas for ads and editorial material
  • You must be hugely creative, and have the ability to think visually
  • You should be able to bring your ideas to life with great design skills
  • You will need to keep track of digital and print clients artwork submissions and make sure that you get the files submitted for approval and approved in time

Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate fluently in Russian language
  • 1 year of graphic design experience at a media house or advertising agency and/or a bachelors degree in graphic design
  • Organized and focused on priorities that move the design process forward on time
  • Good knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite especially with Illustrator CS6, Photoshop CS6, InDesign CS6. Ability to work with Adobe Premiere CS6 will be considered an advantage.
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • High attention to detail
  • Languages: You must be fluent in Russian and English both spoken and written, Greek will be considered an advantage

Apply

If you want to work for a media company where your ideas will be heard and that offers you creative freedom, then contact us today!

To apply for this role, please send CV, portfolio of varied work, and a covering letter to:
Alexander Papacosta  – [email protected]

  •  You must be willing to create a small sample job prior to being invited for an interview.

What we can offer you

Opportunity to grow with the company, flexible hours, partly home-based work, competitive salary
3-month initial contract 20 hours/week (potential to turn into full-time, permanent role)
600 € / month
Moi Ostrov Ltd
7, Nikolaou Ellina, Shop 2, 8016, Paphos, Cyprus