Take your career to new heights by working on some of Australia’s most highly sought-after brands. Allow your creative mind to run wild and set the benchmark for an enviable client list of leading and recognisable hospitality and travel brands, national festivals and events, and lifestyle products.
A rare opportunity has arisen to work with a fast-growing team of marketing and creative experts who specialise in the premium hospitality, lifestyle, travel and events sectors.
Example is a Sydney-based marketing and communications agency that delivers fresh and innovative brand & identity development, marketing and PR solutions to a growing client list of national and international brands including: Jamie Oliver, Fairfax Media life & events (Good Food Month and City2Surf), Accor Hotels, Mirvac and hospitality groups such as Merivale and Parlour Group.
The role is suited to an existing Art Director or Senior Graphic Designer that excels in storytelling through design. Natually a creative thinker, and with solid experience in developing creative concepts, the candidate will be someone who is able to create outstanding branding and design solutions, from inception to execution.
Working collaboratively with our marketing and communications experts, you will lead the design process across a breadth of exciting clients, taking responsibility for conceptualising brand, identity and campaign art, across offline and online formats. Day to day you will work on developing new brands & identities for leading and recognised lifestyle names, conceptualise and roll-out brand & campaign creative, design engaging websites & digital assets, and drive art development for premium activations & events.
You are an intelligent, talented and inspiring creative – one that is able to find the beauty in a story and to coalesce between traditional and new media. You are collaborative by nature, have a strong work ethic and not afraid to get your hands dirty.
A branding and design background – with a portfolio that covers a broad aspect of integrated creative campaigns, retail fit outs, digital and social – would be the best fit. Your portfolio will also showcase a refined visual aesthetic across crafted designs, branding, beautiful clean typographic, and editorial solutions for print and digital media.
Agency and hospitality experience with those considered “best in market” is an added bonus.
Core Responsibilities:Examine all aspects of a design problem and create thoughtful, viable, and unexpected creative solutionsDeliver outstanding storytelling-focussed design concepts that engage and inspireHelp lead, support and execute all creative processes – you will lead creative think-tanks, work with creative collaborators, and present these ideas through mood boards, presentations and videosAppoint and collaborate with other creatives such as copyrwirters, photographers, videographers, illustrators and digital developersAct as the catalyst between ideas and concepts, and find the best way to meet the client’s needs with compelling, innovative creative executionsBe a sponge for industry trends, sharing insights and inspiration with the agency at largeEncourage curiosity, strive to continually increase the quality of the creative output of the agency
Role Requirements:Minimum of 2-3 years experience within a similar Art Director / Senior Graphic Designer role, working in-house for a reputable brand and/or design agencyA compelling portfolio of distinctive work that demonstrates exceptional art direction across a variety of campaigns and projects (hospitality examples an added bonus)Experience as a generalist with hands-on experience in concept development, graphic design, developing straplines and artworkExperience working with all aspects of the creative development process including typography, photography, graphic design, content, experiential and illustrationExperience working across the full design process including brainstorming, creative conceptualising, artworking and digital designStrong verbal and written communication skills (added bonus would be strong copywriting skills)Friendly, and is able to work collaboratively with different teams (both internal and external)Possesses a knowledge and passion for brand communications and digital marketingA strategic thinker, that doesn’t shy away from client / brand communication challenges, and provides appropriate creative solutionsHas the desire to positively contribute to the sustainable growth and culture of the agencyExcels at presenting, pitching, developing proposals, and confident in talking through the entire creative processIdeas-driven, with high design standards, and an ability to achieve creative excellenceExperience across a range of sectors, ideally including experience in the retail, luxury, property, consumer goods, fashion, health, hospitality, events, travel and/or lifestyle sectors
What you'll get in return.Work with highly desirable clients, seeing your branding and design work come to life in hospitality venues and at festivals and events across AustraliaExcellent career progressionAn opportunity to build and mentor your own teamA competitive salary and great benefit package
Interested? If any of the above sounds like it could be the right match for you, please apply by sending us your CV and previous examples of your work.
Know someone suitable? Please feel free to share or forward this role. We have a great bonus offering for anyone you refer that we place into the role.
David Jones wants to inspire people by providing an exceptional experience. As one of the leading international retailers, we've done this by curating the world's leading brands across fashion, beauty, home and food. By enabling and empowering our employees, David Jones ensures that we are a destination for endless possibilities.
The Digital team focuses on delighting our customers by offering a fully integrated and seamless customer experience through various online marketing channels. The team is responsible for our brand positioning, engagement initiatives and communication campaigns as well as delivering a range of financial services and products to our customers.
In this role you will:Support the Digital Design Lead and work collaboratively with the Marketing team and the wider business to achieve key objectivesDevelop and execute creative deliverable includingDesign direction for our websiteEmail designLanding pagesOnline advertsSocial media integrated projectsEmail campaignCreate and communicate concepts and develop interactive design solutions from inception to completionHave contribution in campaign design and front-end development for digital display advertising and campaign designHave a large stake in creating graphics, and providing input on the look and feel of the website
We are looking for that little bit extra, so join us if you:Have strong commercial creative portfolio, ideally someone with a publisher/retail backgroundHave proven experience in the full Adobe suite (Photoshop/Illustrator/Flash/Dreamweaver) and your design skills will require you to be pixel-perfectHave the ability to work autonomously to produce pixel-perfect designs, and semantic, optimised codeHave experience in Adobe Flash, Adobe Edge, Google Web Designer and DoubleClick StudioPossess an excellent understanding of HTML through extensive working experiencePossess a strong understanding of basic Action scriptingAre able to manage expectations under pressure within a fast-paced corporate environmentHave knowledge of current web-design trends and techniquesHave excellent communication skills with internal stakeholders, agencies and vendors
At David Jones we go the extra mile. We:Are a trusted iconic brandTake pride in what we do and recognise our employees efforts for the seamless service and exceptional experience they provide our customersPromote career progression - there are always opportunities for those with aspirationsPursue excellence and offer ongoing training and developmentHave a flexible workforce, we balance our employees and customers needs
To begin a career with endless possibilities, we invite you to begin your application now.
With over 350 stores across Australia and growing internationally, Boost Juice, Salsas Fresh Mex, CIBO Espresso and Betty's Burgers have become iconic brands across the retail landscape.
We are a vibrant & dynamic company dedicated to people - both those that buy our products & those that make them!
A fantastic opportunity has opened up for an innovative and creative UX Designer to join our talented Digital team at our Support Office in Chadstone.
The UX Designer will be an integral part of our Digital team and work closely with our Full Stack Developer and Front End Developer to further enhance the look and feel plus usability of our new website builds and apps for all of our brands - including one with our new partnership in Betty's Burgers. We are looking for someone that is into building fun and interactive apps - not your stock standard!
Examples of what we mean (please remove spaces in web address):
http:// blacklabelgame. boostjuice. com. au/
http:// whatsyournamegame. boostjuice. com. au/
http:// freethefruit. boostjuice. com. au/
What we are looking for:Minimum 3 years' experience in a relevant roleFront end design skills are highly preferableExperience with prototyping tools such as Invision or [...]Along with all the other standards, working in Agile and Sketch is an absolute MUSTProject management skills to keep projects within specified timelinesEvidence of mobile apps/design portfolioA sense of creative adventure and humour
Ideally you'll have worked in digital/creative companies or even start-ups. We want someone creative, inquisitive and flexible but analytical and with strong time management.
You will be driven and passionate, and have a true desire to succeed!
You will be exceptionally organised, resilient, responsive and capable of change.
In return, you will work with a passionate and driven team that works within a fast moving and vibrant environment and has a lot of fun along the way!
Please apply with your resume and cover letter.
Agencies please do not apply to this role - we just want to talk to amazing, real people.