Are you confident, creative and work quickly and efficiently to produce quality work? A rare opportunity exists for a creative graphical designer to work with one of Australia leading online cosmetics brands creating beauty
Must have online web knowledge and a love for the beauty industry.
This role offers unlimited creativity, flexibility and earnings.
Must have minimum 3 years experience.
Location: Fabulous South Melbourne.
The successful candidate can demonstrate a strong background in creative design, and web knowledge, coupled with strong interface design and typography skills and will be working closely with Marketing on varied graphics projects, including editorial like HTML emails, HTML web design, video editing, photoshop faces and images, packaging design.
Organisation and an eye for detail, text, colours.
Adobe Creative Suite CS3-CS5 including Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, Flash, Acrobat.
Video editing software
Experience at building HTML newsletters in Dreamweaver
Solid knowledge of prepress and print production
MS Office Suite
WISH LIST SKILLS - NOT Mandatory
Photography/ Videography /Styling
Skilled to use Cinema 4D and Light Wave/ Aftereffects
Cross browser compatibility
An understanding of SEO
Social media management
XHTML, CSS. PHP, HTML
Organised Design initiative with passionate creative flair and a can do anything positive attitude.
Ability to work to deadlines and produce quality work quickly.
Self-motivated with a keen eye for design and detail with a strong work ethic, a commitment to continuous improvement.
Excellent written and verbal communication.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to Multi-task and be willing and open to learning new skills.
Current driver's license and Australian residency of over 3 years.
You must be passionate about the web and likely have a strong personal interest in working in the beauty industry.
Apply directly with a resume, and covering letter outlining your suitability for this role in detail, along with your portfolio example work to date.
Note: Only applications containing design portfolios will be reviewed
Outliving is a global market leader in this space. We supply the leading retailers in Australia, the USA, UK and Europe with giftware.
We design and develop products for our in-house brands Sunnylife and Mr & Mrs Jones as well as distribute brands such as Kate Spade, Ban.do and Johnathan Adler.
We have funky offices located in Sydney, Los Angeles and London.
Our business is fast paced and rapidly growing, and we are currently in need of a dynamic 'Head of Design' for the Mr & Mrs Jones team, with a 6 month maternity contract for the Sunnylife team.
The Responsibilities:Work with the Creative Director as well as other internal stakeholders to brainstorm, develop and execute original creative concepts in conjunction with the Design team.To Manage a strong creative design team of 7 designers for 6 months, before building and growing the Mr & Mrs Jones team of 2 designers.To look over and design Product, Packaging, Print, Web and brand projects.Inspiring creativity throughout all design work.Ensuring that all Design work is completed to the highest standard.Ensuring that working processes (planning, testing, & documentation etc.) are efficient & adhered to by the Design team.Ensuring that the Design Department remain relevant and on trend.Quality control and improvement of departmental output.Maintain communication and relationships between Design and other departments within the business.Develop the design strategy ensuring all design is directional and adheres to brand positioningAlways be a dedicated team player and drive team to work hard by showing them how it's done.Estimate creative effort required for projectsComplete work to agreed budgets and timelinesMentor junior designersBe proactive, not reactive
Our Culture:Hard workingEnergetic / EnthusiasticTechnology SavvyEfficiency JunkiesAbsolute IntegrityTop Guns
Your Attitude:Positive energyA can-do, hands-on attitude and approachA hunger to learn and leadLoves people and life in generalTeam player who will go beyond the call to maximise success of the company.Able to wear multiple hats at any one time and take on jobs of all sizes (nothing beneath you) often required in a small energetic team.Works well under pressure staying calm and friendlyEnjoys working in a team as well as autonomously
Experience:3+ years' experience as a Mid to Senior designer.Must have experience managing and motivating a team.Experience with print design, web design, packaging design and product designCreative and conceptual thinkingStrong problem solving skillsThe ability to work with in a team and independentlyIntimate knowledge of industry tools like Adobe Creative SuiteExcellent communication, presentation and time management skillsThe confidence to share your opinion and the respect to listen to others.A strong understanding of working with a sense of urgency.A leader, always from the front.Very organised and detail oriented
If this sounds like you please supply your resume and design portfolio on application.