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United Nations recruiting Illustrator and Graphic Designer


Home-based, 09 March 2017

Duties and Responsibilities

In order to support Somali electoral officials to reach out to their constituencies and target audiences, United Nations is seeking to engage a qualified consultant to provide hand-drawn illustration and graphic design services for the production of several written publications, such as forms, training manuals, leaflet-designs, voter civic education manuals, as well as posters.

Under the supervision of the United Nations electoral project coordination, the consultant will work closely with content writers and developers in Mogadishu to carry out the following core tasks and produce the following materials within 2017:

  • Create hand-drawn illustrations for use in various printed materials;

  • Design webpages;

  • Design training manuals and flipcharts (a4) and forms;

  • Design manual/pamphlets;

  • Design several types of posters and leaflets with text and illustrations, as well as other visual representations and symbols;

  • Develop visual draft concepts with illustrations, photos or graphics for each printed product for review by relevant electoral project staff;

  • Following approval, create draft design and layout of the required printed material. The draft materials should include the lay-out of the front and back covers, table of contents, chapter headings, individual pages, as well as insertion as appropriate of drawn illustrations, graphics, charts or any other visual representation that is requires;

  • Review and revise drafts according to project staff's guidance. Submit the publication for final reviews and ensure that all requested changes are integrated;

  • Develop with project staff printing specifications, negotiate delivery and shipping timelines and other modalities, as appropriate;

  • Create final print-ready files for delivery to printer and publication;

  • Other illustration and graphic design products as required.

Deadline: 18 March 2017

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