Graphic Designer

  • The University of the South Pacific (USP)
  • Suva, Fiji
  • Jul 18, 2021
Full time Teaching, Education & Training

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Graphic Designer
Office of the Vice-Chancellor and President, Marketing & Communications - LDM036
The Opportunity

We are looking for a Graphic Designer (GD). The GD’s graphics should capture the attention of those who see them and communicate the right message. For this, they will need to have a creative flair and a strong ability to translate requirements into design. The goal is to inspire and attract USP’s target audience.

The Person We Seek

To be considered for any of this positions, applicants must have:
- A degree with subsequent relevant experience; or
- Extensive experience and specialist expertise or broad knowledge in technical or administrative fields; or
- An equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training;
- Software requirements – Adobe CS6 or the latest, i.e. InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Illustrator, Freehand, Flash, PowerPoint, Dreamweaver;
- Experience working in the higher education industry;
- A strong portfolio of illustrations or other graphics;
- A strong eye for visual composition;
- Understanding of marketing, production, website design, corporate identity, product packaging, advertisements, and multimedia design;
- Excellent time management and organisational skills;
- Professional approach to time, costs and deadlines.

Preference will be given to applicants with:
- Four years minimum work experience in the graphic design industry.
Enquiries and further information: Ms. Jenies Mudiliar, Director, Marketing & Communication, ph: ; fax: ; email:

The position is available for a term of three years and may be renewed by mutual agreement.
Salary Range:   $27,336 to $33,228 per annum

How to Apply

Application to be sent to:

Application should be clearly marked as “Vacancy – Position Reference Number, Position Title”.

The advertisement criteria is available on our University website ( under Employment Opportunities.

Please include the following documents in your application: Academic Credentials/Transcripts, Cover letter clearly addressing key Selection Criteria and Resume with names of three referees, one of which must be your current or most recent direct work supervisor. Referees will only be contacted if you are selected.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

USP is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to ensure that everyone is treated with respect and given equal opportunities to work in an inclusive environment. USP encourages all qualified candidates to apply regardless of their racial, ethnic, religious and cultural background, gender, sexual orientation or disabilities.

Closing date for applications 01 August 2021

Job Functions

Graphic Design


Education & Training