ABOUT UTILITY CREATIVE
Utility Creative is a full spectrum
creative agency committed to design excellence.
Utility Creative undertakes a broad range of work across the digital and
print spectrum, and is an integral part of the umbrella company, Convenience
Advertising (CA). CA is a niche media and advertising agency specializing
in narrowcast communications. Most of our clients work in the field
of public health policy, harm minimisation and prevention and we provide
creative solutions that empower people, drive efficiencies and promote better
to growth in amount of digital work coming through our agency, we are looking
for a Junior Digital Designer to join our team at this exciting time.
We seek someone with energy, motivation
and sound digital design skills to be part of our team committed to achieving
community health, wellbeing and lifestyle benefits. As part of our digital design team, you
will deliver high quality designs to meet our client needs and outcomes, across
an expanding range of digital platforms including website, mobile applications,
social media, display advertising and video. As
a small dynamic business, culture is critical. You
will bring a strong sense of team, the ability to confidently present ideas and
concepts, and an attention to detail as you undertake the role. Your capacity
to work on multiple projects, within assigned deadlines and providing project
deliverables that are best practice creative solutions for our valued client
base will give you a strong sense of satisfaction and fulfilment.
AN AVERAGE DAY WILL INCLUDE ...
on design elements for website or app development projects.
design into interactive prototypes.
digital content concepts that are consistent with brief and brand requirements.
together brand and digital strategies for clients
advertising, video animation and graphics
predicting timeframes for completion of work for quoting purposes, as well as
actively tracking time spent on projects to allow for correct and timely
billing of clients.
the sales and marketing team with general graphic design in addition to other
ad hoc duties as required.
REQUIREMENTS FOR SUCCESS
qualification in Graphic or Web Design, Visual Communications or Multimedia
years’ experience in a digital design role within a marketing team or agency.
in HTML and CSS, or strong interest in learning.
exceptional eye for design and attention to detail.
positivity and an ability to approach challenges with excitement.
to absorb and implement feedback efficiently.
desire to continue to improve skills in the ever changing landscape of digital
time management skills and an ability to juggle multiple projects and
knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, relevant wireframe and app prototyping
commitment to social outcomes
with photography, video creation, editing and production a plus but is not
are a small but passionate team that is dedicated to improving public health
outcomes. We are all about culture, and
aim to provide rewarding experiences for both our team and our clients. Based
in funky Fitzroy with public transport on your doorstep, you will have the opportunity
to work in a collaborative, engaging environment.
Extension Co is a
creative branding studio united by a passion for strategic thinking &
visual story telling. We strive to change perceptions
& deliver innovative & thought provoking campaigns across different
platforms. Our ideas & creativity bring campaigns to life for Australia’s
most progressive minds in Architecture, Interior Design and Property.
We are the convergence of strategic design, communication and technology.
Our culture is shaped by innovative thinking. We believe in the power of great
ideas. We extend ourselves and our clients.
Extend your ideas and work with Extension Co.
In the studio you will:
· Lead creative output of the agency, both on and off the tools to instill
a discipline of excellence in the design team
· Champion innovation within the team and larger office environment by
fostering a collaborative working environment
· Analyze trends, new practices and processes to ensure we’re at the
forefront of design and studio management including working with the Director
to ensure Extension Co is positioned as an innovative leading creative agency
· Be a conceptual designer at heart, always looking for fresh and inspiring
angles to evolve your creative drive
· Present creative, selling your vision to clients including during
· Actively manage the team and studio traffic with regular scheduling and
management of time on job
· Develop, monitor, refine and reinforce studio workflows to allow
multiple projects to be delivered at varying stages to an exceptional standard
· Execute projects of varying sizes by taking ownership on your own
projects and project deliverables from concept to completion
· See opportunities beyond the brief in order to continually innovate
· Exercise business acumen to identify potential value adds to end results
You’ll have a minimum of 6+ years in studio
experience as a senior designer across digital, print and signage with a keen
eye to drive strategic, creatively strong, boundary challenging outcomes across
branding, concept generation and layout. You’ll be a charismatic leader
experienced in people management and maximising potential.
You’ll thrive in a fast paced environment, always anticipating studio
needs and be analytically process driven. You might have a passion for
architecture, property and design, or be intrigued at the possibility of
working in this exciting industry.
What you will have, is a can-do attitude, a wealth of ambition and
drive. You’ll be a tech savvy, Mac literate, Adobe design
Are you brave?
To be considered, please direct your
application to Director Kate McDonald via [..]
All applications require a cover letter,
resume and portfolio of design work or link to an online website.