At Eight Steps West we love thinkers. You know, the kind of people that
question everything. People that rise to a challenge who can take the thread of
an idea and create something special. Right now, we’re looking for a Senior
Designer who’s hungry to be the next big thing.
We work with
some of the biggest brands around – Cathay Pacific, Dragonair, KFC, Deloitte,
Fitness First, Foxtel, Europcar and Yahoo7 to name just a few. As Senior
Designer you’ll work closely with our Head of Creative and Creative Director
across our entire client list.
four years’ in a similar role, it’s essential you are comfortable taking a
project from brief to delivery. You’ll work on everything from brand identity,
brand campaigns, employer branding, internal communications and everything in
between. A real ‘ideas person’ you’ll need to thrive on bringing concepts to
life, injecting your creativity to projects both print and digital – this isn’t
just an order-taking role.
work closely with client services throughout the lifecycle of a project, so
awesome communication skills, an upbeat personality and an understanding of
their role and needs is essential. As well as impressing everyone with your
creative skills, it’s equally important that you can take onboard and implement
person for this role will be inquisitive, driven, adaptable and hungry to build
their career. They’ll be commercially aware, passionate about delivering
outstanding work and helping us to grow both our business and our culture. For
a savvy, confident and smart thinker who is calm under pressure the role offers
excellent professional and personal growth.
Graphic Designer (Freelance)
We have an exciting opportunity for a Mid Weight Graphic Designer to join us on a freelance basis. We are looking for 3 days a week with the opportunity for this to become a full time role. We are based in co-working space in Sydney and would like you to work in the space at least one day a week.
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Developed by a dedicated team of Australian educators, developers, designers and illustrators. LiteracyPlanet is aligned to the National Curriculum, and provides over 15,000 interactive exercises across all key literacy skill areas; Pre-Reading, Phonics, Sight Words, Spelling, Comprehension, Grammar and Reading.
Daily duties may include, but are not limited to:
Assist the Marketing team to interpret and execute briefs for digital and print projects
Work independently to assemble marketing assets including HTML EDM campaigns, digital adverts to required specs, Flyers, Brochures, Direct Marketing, etc
Must be proficient in preparing print ready artwork
Liaising with external design and research agencies
Follow through on commitments, meeting and exceeding deadlines
3 years + industry experience
Thorough understanding of design and the creative process, with the ability to work efficiently and independently
HTML and CSS knowledge with the ability to hand-code
Good working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite for print and web including Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Flash
Time management skills, ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Attention to detail and the ability to take direction.
Strong communication skills