SYDNEY, NEW SOUTH WALES
You are a multi-disciplinary designer who is as
comfortable in digital space as you are in paper space.
Your talent, creativity and portfolio is out there
with the best….but its also your humble, hard-working work ethic that people
love about you. We are looking for someone who pushes hard to deliver
time-and-time again with unique, jaw-dropping design that makes clients come
back for more.
We are a multi-award winning Events Agency with a
relentless design focus and a philosophy of adding layers of delightful detail
to every aspect of our client projects.
From large-scale environmental graphics to intricate
printed invitations, digital EDM’s, registration websites and custom event
apps, there’s a rhyme and reason behind everything we deliver.
We are a small, tight team with a big footprint in our
industry. We are focused and fearless. Staying humble, nurturing talent and supporting each other is part of
our DNA. You must be built like this too.
We deal with some great brands - some are all out fun
and some are straight shooters – it’s an absolute mixed bag, but that’s the
beauty of it. Every single day will be different and you will work as part of a
creative team, responsible for crafting messages and environments that make people
listen, admire, buy, sell and respect. You will help change perceptions and
influence every event we build.
Our clients include Tourism Australia, Virgin, Nine
Entertainment Co. and ANZ, to name just a few. If you are the right fit, your
work will become part of the story that these brands are telling, around
Australia and sometimes on the global stage
If you tick the following, then we encourage you to
least 3-5+ years experience in an agency design environment. Exposure to the
events and exhibitions industry will be an advantage.
skills across Adobe CC Suite; InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator are
and digital skills will be very highly regarded (HTML, WordPress, Flash, App
to take a brie from initial concept through to final delivery, under the
guidance of our Creative Director.
to work to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment.
solid knowledge of printing processes and the ability to manage external
suppliers to deliver a high quality product.
· A team
player, fun to be around, enthusiastic and bringing great energy to everything
that you do.
to engage with clients and build rapport.
to nurture and develop this area of the business (print and digital design) as
not just a ‘value added’ service but part of our core business offering.
excellent communication and organisational skills.
Possess incredibly creativity and an ability to adapt
your style to suit different brands and requirements…on a daily basis.
Fresh out of design school? Looking to work for a fun, playful brand with an emphasis on innovative design, while honing your skills?
Hardtofind is looking for you...
We’re after a Junior Designer with a flair for taking an idea and bringing it to life through clever, beautiful design. You’ll be on top of trends in fashion, homewares and gifting, and have a commercial brain that finds the shop-able angle in every great idea.
Working closely with our flat-out lovely Art Director to produce artwork for both online and print collateral, you’ll be collaborating on ideation, generating concepts from scratch and working with established templates. You’ll also work closely with our awesome Curation Manager to help design our legendary email campaigns
Tasks will include:
• Designing banners for the site
• Designing static and animated eDM banners
• Managing images, populating pages and checking image files for print catalogues
• Editing newsletters and briefs
• Assisting on catalogue photo shoots
• Designing social media graphics
• Design-related administration
• Populating eDMs under the direction of the Curation Manager
Flair, humour and idea generation are essential in this role, as is the ability to manage your own workload across multiple daily deadlines. Being a small team full of good humans, you’ll need to be one of those, too – respectful of what everyone brings to the table and quick to throw your hat in when needed.
• A relevant tertiary qualification
• Proficiency in InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator essential
• Experience with Mailchimp eDM campaign manager desirable but not essential
• Excellent verbal and written skills
• A strong understanding of current online and print design trends
Hardtofind celebrates fun, innovative design from the best small creative businesses in Australia and all over the world. Stop, look and 'where did you get that?' pieces, made by talented people who love what they do. Our site brings together an expertly sourced global community of cottage industries, independent studios and hole-in-the-wall retailers with people looking for something different – and creating a much more personal maker/manufacturer-to-customer shopping experience. Check us out at hardtofind.com.au
Note: We can only accept applications from designers who have the right to work in ‘Straya.