Opening in December 2016, International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) is destined to be the premier business and cultural events precinct in the Asia Pacific region, showcasing Sydney to the world through its convention, exhibition and entertainment venues.
We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Graphic Designer to play a vital role in supporting the delivery of the ICC Sydney communications and enhancing our brand identity, as we prepare to open and manage a $1.5 billion development that will transform the Darling Harbour precinct. This role provides a unique opportunity to play a part in building the brand of the most important business and entertainment events precinct in Australia.
Responsibilities;Protect the brand of ICC SydneyDevelopment of internal and external graphic communications across all platforms of the brand – from corporate to live entertainment.Digital and print medium graphics.Assist in the preparation of graphics for use on the company website and digital communication platforms, including image preparation and loading content through a CMS.Produce Sydney Views, a print publication distributed globally and locallyPrepare digital advertising content including website banners and animated gifs.Develop and follow creative briefs to deliver campaigns.PowerPoint and keynote presentation development.Designing visual process maps.Applying brand guidelines to develop internal policy and procedure templates.
As the successful candidate;A passion for Graphic Design and a desire for a career in the field is essential.Ability to think creatively with an innovative approach to problem solving.High level of attention to detail with the ability to prioritise.Strong organisational and time management skills.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Demonstrated capacity to work autonomously in the achievement of project deliverables.High level proficiency in the use of Microsoft and Adobe products, CAD, Photoshop, Illustrator or In design and Visio.Experience in advertising, new media, digital advertising campaigns, animated gifs and brand templates is preferred.
Additionally, you will have a positive attitude, a willingness to learn, a demonstrated commitment to your career and the desire to be part of one of Sydney’s largest and most innovative projects. To succeed, you will have a passion for getting results, be resilient with strong customer service and communication skills and be able to establish good working relationships.
We welcome high achievers who are excited to take on new challenges and share their ideas. On-the-job training, development and exposure to an exciting work environment will give you the opportunity to work with great people, while earning a competitive salary and developing an amazing career.
To find out more about life at ICC Sydney, one of the most exciting business events and entertainment precincts in the world, visit
If you have the curiosity to ask questions, the determination to find answers, and live for the rush of bringing great ideas to life, we’re looking for you.
Right now, we’re after a mid-weight graphic designer to join our boutique creative communications agency. We might be small, but we carry weight in the combined experience of the talented people in our Creative and Client Service teams. Together, we deliver inspired work to big local and international brands like Cathay Pacific, Dragonair, Foxtel, KFC, ING DIRECT, Lendlease, Medibank, oOh! Media and Oporto, to name a few.
It’s essential that you’ve had 3-4 years experience in a similar environment, and are comfortable taking a project from brief to delivery. You need the flexibility to collaborate and the confidence to take initiative when your projects ask for it. As one of us, you will work on diverse projects, from brand identity and campaigns to employer branding and internal communications, and everything in between.
The need to work closely with everyone else in the agency means being a great communicator, taking and implementing feedback well, and valuing how we complement each other as a team is really important.
This is an exciting time for us. We’re evolving, and we need the right person to join our energetic, eclectic family; to be part of what shapes us. If that’s you, the idea that there’s always more to learn will drive you, and you’ll have an insatiable appetite for discovery. Be ready to laugh often, aspire always, and find you’re made of more than you thought.
Knowledge and skills
· You’re a problem solver and creative thinker
· Able to expand on ideas – take initial ideas and run with them
· Very talented visual designer – proven experience across branding and design
· Strong collaboration skills with both creative and client services – can take critiquing well and implement other people’s ideas
· Excellent communicator – written and verbal
· High attention to detail
· Creative Suite – all the usual suspects
· Self motivated , able to work with minimal direction
· Driven to deliver to the high standards we have built the agency on
· Ability to juggle multiple projects
· Highly organised and strong time management skills
· Strong knowledge of pre-press, artwork preparation and good level of retouching
· Print and digital experience
To apply, please send your cover letter, resume and portfolio to marnie @ eightstepswest.com
APPLICATIONS ONLY ACCEPTED FROM CANDIDATES WITH FULL WORK VISA FOR AUSTRALIA & WITH AGENCY DESIGN EXPERIENCE PLEASE.