GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Kenya

African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

JOB OPPORTUNITY: GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Application Deadline: September 30, 2023

About Us

The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is a prominent research institution focused on population health and wellbeing in Africa. With headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, and a regional office in Dakar, Senegal, we’re dedicated to generating evidence for Africa’s development and offering guidance to decision-makers. Our research areas span Human Development, Health and Well-Being, Data Science and Evaluation, and Population Dynamics and Urbanization in Africa. In addition to research, APHRC has programs in Capacity Strengthening, Policy Engagement, Communications, and International collaboration.

Project Overview

Join our team for the Spotlight Initiative Africa Regional Programme! APHRC, alongside partner institutions, is creating three courses: Gender Transformative Programming, African Union Human Rights Instruments, and Sex-Age Disaggregated Data Analysis on violence against women and girls. We’re seeking a skilled Graphic Designer to transform these courses into visually engaging, interactive experiences in English and French on our Moodle platform. This consultancy role spans two months.

Role Scope

As a Graphic Designer, you will:

  1. Craft interactive, self-paced courses within the Moodle environment.
  2. Translate course content into captivating visuals, integrating text, voiceovers, images, motion graphics, icons, 2D animations, and characters.
  3. Ensure design aligns with APHRC’s branding and style guidelines.
  4. Conduct thorough course testing to ensure functionality.

Qualifications & Experience

To thrive in this role, you should have:

  • Certification in Graphics Design.
  • Certification in Moodle Learning Management System curriculum development.
  • Proven experience with Moodle Learning Management System.
  • Proficiency in HTML5 Package (H5P), lessons, and books in Moodle.
  • Strong graphic design skills using software like Adobe Design Premium, Harmony Premium, In-Design, CorelDraw, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Adobe Animate, 2D animations, and Photoshop.
  • Video editing and screen-casting abilities.
  • Track record of managing graphic production from conception to publication.
  • Familiarity with new technologies and digital platforms.
  • Team collaboration skills, meeting deadlines, and adapting to changes efficiently.
  • Excellent communication abilities.

Application Process

Interested candidates should submit:

  • Proposals, including a portfolio showcasing illustrations, graphics, and an online course curriculum.
  • Send submissions to consultancies@aphrc.org and copy procurement@aphrc.org.
  • Use the subject line “Moodle Graphic Designer.”
  • Applications reviewed until the position is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Address for Submissions

The Human Resources Officer African Population and Health Research Center, Inc. APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru P.O. Box 10787-GPO, Nairobi

APHRC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the protection of vulnerable persons.


EXPERT TIPS TO BE A SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT

  1. Tailored Portfolio: Showcase graphics and course curricula relevant to this role.
  2. Moodle Familiarity: Highlight your experience with Moodle LMS and related tools.
  3. Branding Savvy: Illustrate your ability to adhere to branding guidelines.
  4. Visual Storytelling: Emphasize your skills in creating engaging visual narratives.
  5. Tech Prowess: Discuss your proficiency in graphic design software and emerging technologies.
  6. Team Player: Provide examples of collaborative work and meeting deadlines.
  7. Clear Communication: Craft a well-structured, concise application.
  8. Deadline Management: Apply early; applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis.
  9. Attention to Detail: Double-check your submissions for accuracy and completeness.

Join APHRC in advancing Africa’s development through impactful visual learning experiences!

To apply for this job email your details to consultancies@aphrc.org


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