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Junior Designer

We are looking for a junior designer to join our design team and help us in producing high-quality design projects. You will be required to deliver on special tasks for the completion of projects and create unique ideas to improve projects. Your contribution will add value to the team and the end product, directly impacting our customer satisfaction and profits.


Design Industry

The design industries cover many categories such as fashion, digital, spaces, and so on. Those who work in this industry focus on creating functional, aesthetic and economically viable plans to be implemented in their concerned fields.


What to expect from the role

  • Hands-on experience with helping in delivering design requirements.
  • Hands-on experience with design and image editing software.
  • Opportunity to be guided and work with professionals in the industry.
  • Learning how to organize, multitask and manage time.
  • Exposure to the design industry and its various responsibilities.


Responsibilities

  • Help deliver on design requirements.
  • Understand the design idea and concept.
  • Pitch unique ideas for design projects.
  • Collaborate with senior designer and design team to produce the final product.
  • Use the best design methods, applications, software and techniques to work on the project.
  • Create drafts and models for review.
  • Take on specific tasks to support many projects underway.
  • Take in constructive criticism and produce quality work.


Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in fields related to design.
  • Prior experience as a junior designer.
  • A good portfolio of past design and creative projects.
  • Expert with design software and editing tools. (InVision, Adobe, Corel DRAW, etc)
  • Good command over design techniques and visual elements.
  • Excellent communication, time management, and multitasking skills.
  • Good sportsmanship.
  • Teamwork skills.
  • Creative thinking with attention to detail.


Average Salary

On average $18.03 per hour.

Source - indeed.com

Career Path

Junior Designer is an entry-level job. In this job role, you have to help in delivering all design requirements. It also includes tasks like pitching ideas, creating drafts and collaborating with a team. It is a stepping stone if you are looking to make a career in design. Here are a few steps you can take towards this job role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Visual Communication, Electronic Media or other design-related fields.
  • Masters degree in a similar discipline.
  • 1-3 years of experience with design projects and a good portfolio.


Career Progression

With enough experience in this job role, you can progress to other job roles like:

  • Senior Designer
  • Studio Manager
  • Art Director


Sample Questions

Personal
  • What qualities do you possess that make you good at your job?

  • Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

  • How well do you take criticism?

Human Resources
  • How comfortable are you working with different departments across the company?

  • Would you be okay with working overtime?

  • What makes you think you’d be a good fit with our company culture?

Management
  • Have you ever handled a client who requested changes? How did you handle it?

  • Describe a time you collaborated with multiple groups and got the job done.

  • Are you a team player or a lone worker?

Technical knowledge and skill
  • What is your favorite tool to work with and why?

  • Describe the steps that go into your design process?

  • Which are some of the points to keep in mind while designing for a client from the fashion industry?