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Desktop Publisher – SSDP

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Job Description:

As a Desktop Publisher, you will be responsible for creating and formatting various types of documents, including brochures, Point and Sale, In-store, and Outdoor Signage. You will work closely with our marketing and design teams to ensure that all materials are visually appealing, error-free, and delivered within deadlines. The successful candidate must have a strong eye for design, excellent technical skills, and the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

Your responsibilities will encompass:

  • Designing and layout of Broadsheets, Leaflets, and Point of Sale
  • Format and layout documents according to brand guidelines.
  • Create visually appealing graphics, images, and illustrations to enhance documents.
  • Proofread and edit documents for grammar, spelling, and consistency.
  • Collaborate with marketing and design teams to ensure brand consistency across all materials.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize workload.
  • Stay up to date with industry trends and best practices in desktop publishing.
  • Conduct quality checks to ensure accuracy and adherence to corporate standards.


  • Bachelor’s degree/ Diploma in graphic design.
  • Experience in FMCG is a must.
  • Proven experience as a Desktop Publisher or a similar role
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Knowledge of typography, layout, and colour theory
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work on Mac.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with print production and prepress processes
  • Know the difference between RGB – CMYK & Pantone
  • Experience in Digital Printing Industry
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Attention to detail whilst working quickly.
  • Layout experience in Adobe CC beneficial
  • Setting up & Correcting files for print – getting files Print Ready
  • Knowledge in packaging
  • Large format printing knowledge essential
  • Vehicle branding knowledge beneficial.



A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

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