Mbeya, Tanzania Negotiable Consultant Agreement, 5 months Negotiable Hours
About VSO VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.
Role overview VSO Tanzania is seeking a Graphic Designer to work as part of the Tanzania Local Enterprise Development project which aims to increase the benefit to local communities in Tanzania of investment in the extractives and agriculture sectors.
The Graphic Designer will help selected Small and Medium Enterprises in developing and / or improving a brand that will stand out in the market.
Skills, qualifications and experience required Essential • Self-Starter that can work independently • Good communication skills, both written and verbal • Excellent DTP skills, especially with design and photo-editing software • Exceptional creativity and innovation • Excellent time management and organisational skills • Accuracy and attention to detail • An understanding of the latest trends and their role within a commercial environment • Professional approach to time, costs and deadlines • Experience in the design and proto-typing of packaging material in the food industry
Desirable • Knowledge of both English and Swahili • Knowledge of marketing basics • Photography skills
All selected candidates will be asked to present a portfolio of their work.