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Call for Tender: Freelance Graphic Designer

Communicating Creatively and Clearly through Graphic Design is Your Talent?

The Goethe-Institut is looking for a graphic designer who would like to work with us regularly on a freelance basis. We are awarding a framework agreement (repeat order contract) for 12 months with the option of annual extensions (based on performance) until 2024.

Your profile

  • You are well versed in contemporary graphic design approaches
  • You have experience with complex graphic design projects
  • You are both creative and solution-oriented
  • You are fluent in Bangla and English (verbally and written)
  • You enjoy working as a freelancer
  • You are reliable and punctual
  • You are able to deliver a design within one week time
  • You are able to submit regular invoices (monthly, bi-monthly, or quarterly)

Your Tasks

  • Further development of our corporate design in the context of contemporary graphic design   approaches in Bangladesh and South Asia
  • Creating beautiful and attractive posters, images, icons, and logos to engage our online and offline   audience
  • Design for various audiences, including children, pupils, students, artists, seniors etc.
  • Keep yourself up to speed with the latest trends
  • Ensure your designs are compliant with the Goethe-Institut branding
  • You provide us and are open to constructive criticism on graphic design related work matters

What We Offer

  • Regular graphic design assignments 
  • Communication during office hours and the work week
  • Independent planning of your schedule
  • A safe, fun, and welcoming work environment
  • Approximate indication of the order volume: 100,000 BDT (one-hundred-thousand Bangladeshi Taka per annum)

Please send the following as attachments in  email.
  • Your resume with your portfolio
  • A sample Instagram-Story on the #GoetheBangladeshIsFun hashtag
  • A Price Sheet that outlines the amount of BDT you would charge the Goethe-Institut for the items (listed below). Please download and fill in the template provided here :
Price Sheet for Framework Agreements - Freelance Graphic Designer

Design Items, examples from ongoing projects
Project  Items
Through Her Eyes’ Film Screening 10 flyer (adaptations based on one branded template)
German Language School and Course Advertisement 2 Campaign Packages, including branding and multiple posts for social media
Science Film Festival Flyer adaptations for multiple online events (branding already existent)
Book Club and Reading Event Branding and flyers
Activities for Students: Two Festivals and a  recurring game night Several flyers throughout the year (e.g Instagram, Insta stories)
M3: Men, Male, Masculine Flyer adaptations (branding already existent) for multiple online events

Submission Deadline: 18 November 2021

Questions by other bidders that the Goethe-Institut team answers, can be found under this Call’s text. You can submit your questions until 14 November 2021.

Awarding Criteria
  • 40% Price
  • 40% Quality of your submitted design and portfolio
  • 20% Presentation (submitted documents, timeliness, communication, submission email)

Please find the framework agreement that both parties will sign when you are selected.
Framework Agreement (repeat order contract) - Graphic Design - Goethe-Institut Bangladesh

Job Type: Service
Type of Notice: Tender 
Published: 25 October 2021
Awarding Process: Competitive negotiated procedure

Questions Submitted via email are going to be answered below by 15 November 2021