Institute of Software Technologies Limited

2 job(s) at Institute of Software Technologies Limited

Institute of Software Technologies Limited Nairobi County, Kenya
Dec 19, 2017
Full time
Job Purpose: This position supports the Marketing and Development departments by preparing visual presentations by designing art and copy layouts, for the company’s range of product lines.   Duties and Responsibilities Meeting with Director, Marketing Manager and /or Development Manager  to discuss the business objectives and requirements of the job Interpreting the business needs and developing a concept to suit their purpose Developing design briefs and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts Creating/sourcing new graphics(images, banners, videos etc) for our web platform and its channels Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, logos and presentations Assist in the creation and deployment of UI/UX designs on our web platform Updating/creating corporate marketing materials to meet specific goals (digital) Using innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time Illustrates concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts Obtains approval of concept by submitting rough layout for approval Prepares finished copy and art by operating typesetting, printing, and similar equipment. Developing a library of branding internal communication templates Taking photos and selecting and cropping them for maximum impact on social networks Keeping abreast of emerging technologies in new media, particularly design programs Job Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, visual communication, or equivalent At least 2-3 years of working experience as a graphic designer in a busy environment Knowledge and experience in UI/UX Design is a big plus Experience in Social Media/Web Administration desired Proficiency using design software e.g. InDesign, Corel draw, Adobe Photoshop & Adobe , Illustrator, Director, MS Office Products, Dreamweaver and Flash Experience in SEO, video  and photography is an added advantage Personal Competencies Articulate and rational when presenting your thoughts and ideas Confident and strive for perfection while being open to feedback Ability to handle pressure in meeting deadlines and prioritizing tasks Ability to be self-motivated and work independently using professional judgment Strong knowledge of color and typography Ability to manage conflicting project demands and thrive in a fast paced role Team player who can inspire and positively contribute the company culture
Institute of Software Technologies Limited Nairobi County, Kenya
Dec 06, 2017
Intern
Roles: The role of the Sales Intern is to aggressively sell IST’s courses to meet set targets. Reporting: The Sales Intern shall report to the Sales & Marketing Manager of IST. Key Areas of Responsibilities: Contact potential students (leads) via phone and other means Respond to email enquiries. Market IST Courses to walk-ins enquiries. Maintain appropriate contact with all students throughout the entire enrollment process. Provide career guidance on all potential students. Visit corporate clients in search for business. Demonstrate effective teamwork with all members of the enrollment team to meet student needs, assisting any student as needed. Schedule appointments with and interview students to determine goals and verify IST admissions requirements. Answer all potential student questions and address all concerns regarding IST Colleges and education in general. Utilize lead database to contact students, schedule appointments and tours, and update and record information about leads in the database. Attend occasional Marketing events to encourage interest in IST Courses. Cross-sale courses on social media, word of mouth etc. Qualifications: Diploma in ICT, Sales and Marketing or a related field. Excellent communication skills, especially on phone. Ability to work under minimum supervision.