SafariCom Ethiopia Vacancy Multimedia Designer

Safaricom Telecommunications Ethiopia Vacancy Announcement: Safaricom Ethiopia is looking for a qualified person who meets the criteria indicated below.

Safaricom Ethiopia is owned by an international consortium including Vodafone Group; Safaricom PLC; Vodacom Group; Sumitomo Corporation – one of the largest international trading and business investment companies; and British International Investment (BII) – the UK’s development finance institution and impact investor.

We are pleased to announce the following position within the Technology Function.  In keeping with our current business needs, we are looking for a person who meets the criteria indicated below.

Position: Multimedia Designer and content developer

Must have technical/professional qualifications:

  • B.A degree in Fine Arts, Communication, and related fields
  • Certificate in Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, or a related field
  • Four years of proven experience in graphic design, audio editing, and video editing, preferably in a professional setting.


  • Experience with motion graphics, 3D animation, and interactive media is a plus.
  • Experience working for creative agencies is a plus.

Role purpose: We are seeking a talented Multimedia Designer to join our team and take charge of creating visually stunning and engaging graphic design, audio, and video editing content. As a Multimedia Designer, you will be responsible for conceptualizing, designing, and producing multimedia assets for a variety of purposes, including marketing campaigns, social media content, presentations, and more.

Core competencies, knowledge, and experience:

Business Competencies:

  • Graphic Design: Proficiency in graphic design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or other similar tools is crucial. This includes understanding principles of layout, typography, and color theory.
  • Video Production: Skills in video editing software like Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, or DaVinci Resolve for editing and post-production tasks.
  • Audio Editing: Basic understanding of audio editing software such as Adobe Audition or Audacity for sound design and editing.

Creativity and Innovation

  • Creativity: A strong creative flair is necessary for generating innovative ideas and solutions across various multimedia platforms.

Business Know-how

  • Knowledge of the creative ask from telecom companies is important.

Working with Change

  • The digital landscape is constantly evolving, so being adaptable and willing to learn new tools and techniques is crucial for staying relevant in this field.

Project and Programme Management

  • Ability to manage projects efficiently, including time management, budgeting, and coordinating with team members or clients.

Functional Competencies:

  • Graphic Design: Proficiency in creating visual elements such as logos, illustrations, and layouts using design software like Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or similar tools.
  • Video Production: Skills in shooting, editing, and post-production of videos, including knowledge of video editing software like Adobe Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, or DaVinci Resolve.
  • Audio Editing: Competence in recording and editing audio, including mixing and mastering, using software like Adobe Audition, Audacity, or Pro Tools.
  • Story boarding: Ability to create storyboards and conceptualize ideas visually, helping to plan and organize multimedia projects effectively.
  • Typography: Knowledge of typography principles and the ability to select and apply appropriate fonts to enhance the visual appeal and readability of multimedia projects.
  • Color Theory: Understanding of color theory and the ability to use color effectively to convey messages and evoke emotions in multimedia designs.
  • Project Management: Ability to manage projects effectively, including setting timelines, coordinating with team members, and delivering projects on time and within budget constraints.

Location: Addis Ababa

How To Apply:

If you feel that you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualifications and experience, kindly proceed to update your candidate profile on the career portal and then Click on the apply button. Remember to attach your resume.

Apply Here

The closing date for receiving applications is June 2, 2024. 


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