DTP Designer/Project Assistant

Location: Johannesburg, Edenvale

Company: Pical (Pty) Ltd

Pical is looking for a DTP designer/project assistant – a passionate candidate who will form part of an account management team in supporting the execution and delivery of clients’ signage and branding needs.

The ideal candidate will assist in various areas of project management and design DTP. This requires a combination of skillsets as this is not a pure design DTP position but also entails graphic design experience.

In addition to the design side, the role will require project management elements such as customer engagement, project planning and preparation. (See responsibilities below).
www.pical.co.za Pical designs & specs, manufactures and installs signage and branding elements. To list a few examples: vehicle branding, building fabricated signage, internal signage and wallpapers and custom.


Mockup of signage & branding onto infrastructure, vehicles or other.
Prepare approved designs for manufacture (DTP)
Technical understanding of items being proposed, designed and manufactured.
Assist with project management functions allocated by team leader. These may include the below, or other:

Prepare job packs for production.
o Liaise with clients regarding project-related items and or delivery/installation.
o Internal company project coordination and planning.
o Problem-solve project issues.
o Project administration
o Installer management
o Opening project briefs
o Client meetings or site visits.
o Backup for team leader and vice versa.

Undertake daily administrative tasks to ensure the functionality and coordination of the department’s activities.


Proud of what you do
Team player
Take initiative to learn, grow and self-develop, while supported along the way
Great communication skills
Strong working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and/or CorelDRAW
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role
Demonstrable the ability to multi-task and adhere to deadlines
Meticulous attention to detail
Highly organized
Own vehicle with valid driver’s license
Remote working capabilities

Bonus skills:

Strong technical knowledge
Engineering experience
Signage experience
Project management experience

R12,000 – R17,000 – Dependent on experience. There is also a project commission structure in the role.

For more information about Pical, our team, our values and what we do visit our website: www.pical.co.za or social media platforms. We want someone who wants to grow and further their career in this exciting and fast-paced industry with a winning and dynamic group of companies.
Send your CV to az.oc.lacip@sreerac. Pical will contact successful candidates for an interview.

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