Careers Senior Design Officer

Senior Design Officer

7-9Yrs

Lucknow/ Delhi

Minimum of 6 year experience in advertising agency as a designer or in similar role in international environment

2017-04-01

We are looking for a passionate and responsive senior designer obsessed with making things look beautiful. This connoisseur of design should have contagious energy to develop design sense across the MicroSave team and create a world-class Design Centre at the organisation.  The role provides an opportunity to work with a young team of enthusiastic professionals committed to increasing financial inclusion and reducing poverty across Asia and Africa.
 
Key responsibilities include:
  • Create a ‘Design Centre’ at MicroSave that will integrate design and form superiority in all our work.
  • Visually improve the current design quality standards by creating templates for reports, presentations, research papers and other knowledge material
  • Capacity to create design revolution that drastically enhances the visual appeal of our B2B products for diverse international audience
  • Create scalable bank of icons, Infographics and other data visualization tools
  • Develop message-driven collaterals for optimal fit with audience/occasion in close interaction with subject experts
  • Ability to understand research and analytics to translate data findings into compelling visuals and charts
  • Create a visual identity for the brand that can be used for both online and offline mediums
  • Train the current design team (3 people) to create scalable solutions
  • Good team working skills including ability to work with multiple teams across the globe minimalistic supervision
 
Experience/Education:
  • Expertise in software such as Coral, Adobe In-Design, etc.   
  • 7-9 year of experience in advertising agency as a designer or in similar role in international environment
  • Solid portfolio highlighting experience in similar work will be preferred
  • Master's Degree in Arts or Designing or Business Communication.

Interested candidates may send in their resume at careers@microsave.netKeeping job title "Ref:- Senior Design Officer" in Subject line. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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Impact

For almost 20 years, MicroSave has:

  • Improved credit, savings, insurance and payments products by understanding the poor's financial needs, aspirations, perceptions and behaviours
  • Converted clients to a market-led approach
  • Published papers offering key insights into financial inclusion in Africa and Asia
  • Trained thousands of leading financial inclusions specialists
  • Developed newsletters, notes, research papers with a more global perspective

MicroSave In Numbers

  • Worked with over 200 banks, MFIs and MNOs
  • Helped to develop and test over 200 different financial inclusion products and channels
  • Supported seven MFI transformations and a bank listing in Africa
  • Designed and implemented nearly 75 digital finance projects across Africa, Asia and Latin America
  • Implemented Social Performance Management systems for 23 clients
  • Researched and published in-depth financial market intelligence for 56 African and Asian countries
  • Published over 550 papers, focus and briefing notes, and other print, and online publications
  • Developed 35 toolkits translated into over 15 languages