Position Description – Graphic Designer
Location - Sydney
The Association of Financial Advisers is a professional organisation that has been serving the financial advising industry for over 75 years. The AFA advocates for, and supports the development of our members to bring confidence and value into the lives of Australians. We see a future where the unique personal advice relationships between advisers and their clients are understood and valued throughout society.
Reporting directly to the Marketing & Engagement Manager, this newly created role is responsible for developing event programs, marketing collateral, reports, flyers, invitations, presentations, logos, certificates, magazines for the AFA.
The AFA strives to achieve ongoing relevance with all stakeholders and effective design collateral are an essential part of engagement with the AFA Community.
We passionately believe in the value of financial advice to transform people’s lives and our ambition is to achieve Great Advice for More Australians.
The AFA environment is often described as "The AFA family" because of our strong belief in collaboration and engagement with members and stakeholders. As a values based association we pride ourselves on creating a collegiate environment that fosters personal and professional development for our members.
The AFA team reflects this in their day to day activities which often require an "all hands to the wheel" approach to meet a particular project or event demand. It is a fast-paced and supportive environment, where individuals are clear that personal success is only possible through the whole team's success. The ultimate arbiter of success is measured through market engagement and our ability to be relevant and create value for stakeholders.
The moral compass of the AFA team is enshrined in living our Value Beliefs:
Collaboration; Respect; Passion; Engagement; Entrepreneurship; Innovation; Operational Excellence; and Accountability.
To achieve the objectives of this role, AFA Graphic Designer, it is dependent on the following internal and/or external networks:CEO, GM Partnerships & Campus AFA, GM Policy & Professionalism, Member Services Manager, Marketing & Engagement Manager.AFA Staff.AFA Contractors (eg 64Media, Brand Solutions, Jenesis, TPM Events).Corporate and Licensee Partners.Participants at all levels of the financial advice market.AFA Board members.Communities of Practice, Working Groups and State Committees.Media.
Graphic design and document production to maintain AFA Brand; which inform and influence financial advisers and members about AFA events. This will include;Designing reports, flyers, invitations, presentations, logos, newsletter templates and certificates.Gradually brining the design of the AFA Magazine in house to be managed by the appointed Graphic Designer.Ensuring all AFA visual communications adhere to AFA Style guidelines.Liaising with external printers to oversee the printing of AFA publications.Create artwork for AFA social media channels following direction from AFA Marketing Manager.Designing our national events programs.Designing sponsorship documents.Working with teams across the AFA to interpret and design concepts, marketing collateral for their respective teams.Updating AFA website at direction from the Marketing Manager.Editing event footage from AFA events.Providing proofs of AFA designs to Marketing Manager and delivering on edits in a timely manner.Working to design deadlines as required.Updating AFA logos.Assisting with strategies to promote AFA events and activities in collaboration with other staff.
Essentials:Demonstrated experience with desktop publishing using Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and Microsoft Office.The ability to produce visual materials that will appeal to financial advisers.Demonstrated ability to coordinate and edit content for publications.Experience liaising with designers, printers and knowledge for print processes.Ability to work on simultaneous projects within tight deadlines.Demonstrated experience using social media.Experience in editing and managing website content.
Desirable:Experience or a strong commitment to working in the Financial Services Industry.
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Shillington is on the lookout for a passionate Graphic Designer to teach at our Brisbane campus. Share your practical skills and knowledge with the next generation of creative talent!
Teaching at Shillington requires a keen design eye, industry insight, ideas and the desire to give back. Have you mentored a Junior Designer and loved every minute? There is no greater feeling than helping a student fulfill their dream of becoming a Graphic Designer.
No teaching experience required - you will be working with an experienced teaching team, and be trained in how to teach. The role also comes with 8 weeks annual leave.
What we are looking for:Passion - Eats, breathes and sleeps designDesign Experience - Solid design experience with an outstanding design portfolioCommunication - Strong communicator, both visually and verballyEfficiency - Well organised, with exceptional time management skillsSkilled - Advanced knowledge of Adobe CC InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Knowledge of Sketch is a plusTechnical - Digital and UX experiencePersonality - Are you someone with a positive attitude who works well as part of a team?
How to apply:
If you are interested in teaching full-time at Shillington please apply directly through The Loop. with your CV and a pdf/link to your portfolio.
**Only shortlisted applicants will be notified**
WhiteRhino is looking for a talented junior graphic designer with an edge over the others, to join our creative herd
WhiteRhino is a creative agency based in Richmond..
We design brands and the identity and communications that bring them to life.
We create advertising and marketing strategies and campaigns to attract, engage and influence.
We help companies grow and build businesses.
We develop innovative websites and social assets that deliver insight and performance.
We invest in new ideas and thinking to drive opportunity.
Working with our talented design team, you will be responsible for a broad array of print, branding, digital, creative campaigns, concept development work - actually whatever is going through the studio. Your role will encompass both creative and conceptual projects as well as smashing out great designs and visuals. You'll also have the chance to work on copywriting projects, so a way with words is a big plus.
You must be/have
Remuneration will based on experience. All applicants MUST send a digital portfolio and resume attention 'Junior Graphic Designer' to email link below. PDF format only, maximum of 5mb file size, please.
No agencies or recruiters and you must have appropriate works visas.
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