Grimshaw is an international architectural practice who works closely with our clients in designing buildings and environments that work, inspire people and transform communities. Grimshaw operates worldwide with offices in New York, London, Melbourne, Sydney, Kuala Lumpur and Doha employing over 560 staff. We are a dedicated, hardworking team, who work collaboratively to deliver projects which meet the highest possible standards of excellence. In our workplace, we encourage creativity and innovation in a vibrant and friendly working environment.
We currently have an exciting opportunity available for a Graphic Designer to join our Graphics team at our Melbourne office, located in Carlton. This role will allow you to work as part of our team producing graphic design and visual communication work for a wide range of projects and media.
Key responsibilities include:
Design and execute original works
Supporting the team throughout the execution of tender and proposal submissions, architectural competition submissions, event and marketing collateral, media campaigns and award submissions
Producing attractive and effective designs for all media
Design presentations in both InDesign and PowerPoint
Help maintain files: versions, formats and project names within established framework
Image handling, resizing, filing and management for digital and print use
Output files for print and digital specifications
Provide creative and original ideas for internal and external communication initiatives
Work closely with the Senior Designer to develop and design proposals, concepts and final artwork
Take direction from Senior Designer and Leadership Team
Liaising effectively with suppliers and other team members to meet deadlines
To be successful you will have:
A strong portfolio with examples of various design projects demonstrating an innovative approach
Proficient in Adobe CC: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign (other applications advantageous)
Experience with MSO tools (Word, PowerPoint, Excel etc.)
Image and formatting text experience
Digital design skills that can be applied to responsive websites, eDMs, digital banners and presentations
Knowledge and understanding of best practice in design standards
Strong attention to detail and excellent communications skills
Able to organise multiple projects with tight turnaround and timelines
Ability to work independently and within a team environment
Willingness to learn and collaborate with teams
A degree (or equivalent) in communication design is preferred
Your work should be original and display a high level of ideation and craft behind the design. We are looking for someone who shows creative initiative and displays a high level of understanding design problems, so if this sounds like you please apply!
To apply send your cover letter and resume clearly outlining your suitability for the role. Please also include your design portfolio as part of your application.
To apply send your application to: [...]. Please include a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your suitability for the role, as well as your design portfolio as part of your application.
Grimshaw is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome people from all backgrounds and recognise that to be successful, we need to create an inclusive environment where everyone can realise their potential and succeed
Please note that due to a large volume of applications we receive, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Senior graphic designer/Art Director needed to help with concepts through to rollout of outdoor and digital campaigns now through mid-January on a freelance basis.
Working from our Prahran office, work will include: Campaign concepts and preparing client presentations, billboard artwork, Digital campaign rollout (Facebook, eDMs, website assets and display advertising).
Sense of humour a must, some copywriting experience and previous agency experience a bonus.
Duration of employment:
Ad-hoc / as needed - can discuss a minimum number of hours per week.
Starting 1 December
End date late Jan / early Feb
We are looking for a mid–senior designer who feels passionate about working on projects that can make a social difference. Your work is concept driven, you like to problem solve and craft your designs and you have a keen eye for detail.
Since it was founded in 2006, Carbon Creative has grown into a leading Indigenous creative agency working across a diverse client portfolio with a strong emphasis on positive social change. Often, but not always, this involves working in specialised communications with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and other socially marginalised populations.
Like everyone in the Carbon team, the expectation is that you will work across Indigenous and non-Indigenous projects, will be respectful of all traditions and cultures, and you welcome and celebrate diversity.
– deliver strong design solutions for a variety of projects across print and digital
– work as part of a small, highly motivated and talented team
– collaborate in seeing jobs through from brief to delivery
– are passionate about good ideas and well crafted design
– have a strong portfolio
– have a great attention to detail
– have great finished art skills, as well as design and concept skills.
– are highly proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
– like to work as part of a small team
– are keen to work on a variety of projects across print and digital
– keep up to date with the latest trends and technologies
– are self motivated pro-active and organised
– have a strong social remit with a natural motivation to contribute towards positive social change
– have been been working as a designer/art-director for a while now, 3 to 6 years.
– have a sense of humour, and the ability to leave your ego at the door
Carbon Creative celebrates diversity and so we strongly encourage members of all cultures and communities to apply.
Please send us a CV and a PDF with your folio, or a link to your folio to Monique Kneepkens (as per the email link) and put ‘Designer Wanted: <your name>’ in the subject line.