Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Graphic Designer Intern at Discovery 2016

Discovery Limited is a South Africa-based financial services group that is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange with its headquarters in Sandton.

To create and maintain information on our Knowledge Management system, PinPoint – housed in the Discovery Intranet (DNA). Initiate and implement internal communication strategies.


Key Outputs 
The successful applicant will be responsible for but not limited to the following broad job functions:
• Communication with internal and selected external clients
• Internal communication and relationship management
• Analysis and structuring of product information on PinPoint
• Loading product training manuals and information
• On-going maintenance of information and documents
Quality management of internal communications and PinPoint
• Ad hoc communication projects and campaigns
• Systems testing for new developments
• Conduct presentations
• Compile professional documentation that may be used for strategic purposes
• Potentially compile articles for newsletters and magazines

Competencies Essential

• Excellent communication skills:
• Communicate effectively orally and in writing with all clients
• Be able to read and understand relevant written documentation
• Communicate in way that is easy to understand, taking cognisance of style, format, layout, tone, grammar and spelling
• Simplify complex messages
• Attention to detail
• Innovation / Creativity
• Adaptability
• Customer service orientation
• Initiative
• Organisational awareness
• Ability to work independently and efficiently
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
• Ability to recognise and resolve problems
• Ability to prioritise
• Highly organised
• Willingness to continuously learn (capacity for self development)
• Self-motivated
• Analytical abilities and problem solving
• Team player
• Relationship management
• Perseverance
• Good negotiator
• Presentation skills

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Be South African Citizens; Matric
  • BA Communication or Marketing degree/diploma -Completed (Within last 6/2months)
  • Have effective communication skills in the English language;
  • Must not be currently employed or have more than 6 months’ work experience Essential education 
  • Excellent time management
  • Communication and administrative skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Sense of urgency
Location: Sandton


Closing Date: 3 July 2016

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