Graphic and multimedia designers

Duties and tasks

  • Determining the objectives and constraints of the design brief by consulting with clients and stakeholders
  • Undertaking research and analysing functional communication requirements
  • Formulating design concepts for the subject to be communicated
  • Preparing sketches, diagrams, illustrations and layouts to communicate design concepts
  • Designing complex graphics and animation to satisfy functional, aesthetic and creative requirements of the design brief
  • Creating two-dimensional and three-dimensional images depicting objects in motion or illustrating a process, using computer animation or modeling programs
  • Negotiating design solutions with clients, management, sales and production staff
  • Selecting, specifying or recommending functional and aesthetic materials and media for publication, delivery or display
  • Detailing and documenting the selected design for production
  • Supervising or carrying out production in the chosen media

    Skill level

    Highly skilled