Our company is a market leader in our industry and for the past 15 years in operation have experienced terrific growth and continued expansion. We are a dynamic business providing administration and marketing support to 86 independent trade outlets nationally and via our warehouse, market and distribute our own brand of trade tools and construction products.
A role in our marketing department has become available for a Graphic Designer. The person needs to be an ideas person who is not only creative and experienced in their trade, but capable of contributing to the think tank in all things marketing.
If your wanting to take up the challenge and become part of a small team that does great things, then read on and see if you have the right skills.
Key Tasks & Responsibilities.Creating visual designs that effectively communicate brand identity.Maintaining a consistent visual brand identity (according to brand guidelines) & direction for company brands across channels/platforms.Produce marketing collateral to brief, from concept to completion for the company brand, including but not limited to adverts, flyers, web/digital resources, corporate stationary, brochures, academic materials, signage and other marketing materials as required.Production of engaging and effective materials for marketing campaigns and social media platforms.Designing and creating accurate and effective print ready artwork in multiple formats (ai, pdf, eps) and digital marketing resources (jpg, gif, png, tif, psd) in a timely manner.Catalogue design and layout, including collating of ads and support materials. Includes creative input and creation of the publications.Communicate and liaise with key internal and external stakeholders to deliver effective design solutions.Photo editing retouching, colour correcting and optimisation of images.Ability to handle multiple briefs at once.Management internal library of design resources and assets.
Skills RequiredA tertiary qualification in Graphic Design or equivalent.Minimum two years design industry experience in an in-house capacity or similar role.A high standard of competency in the Adobe Creative Suite (specifically InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat.)Be competent in the Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word etc.)An understanding of Mac and PC platforms.Have an understanding of Wordpress.A strong portfolio of creative work spanning print and digital.Understand the elements for creating a good ad, or support materials for a new product.Exceptional attention to visual detail, aesthetic quality & proofing documents.A high level of general literacy.Pre-press and print production knowledge.Excellent communication and time management skills.The ability to focus on the quality yet timely execution of projects.Self-motivated with the ability to prioritise and manage workflow under pressure.Creative flair and loves pushing the creative boundariesAble to work autonomously
An additional knowledge base on the following platforms would be an advantage:Mail ChimpSquarespaceUnderstanding of the digital landscape (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc.)Silver Light CMS WordPressSkills in still PhotographyVideo EditingHTMLBackend management of websites
If you have the experience and skills required to take on this challenging role and hold valid working rights, then please apply now.
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Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Interviews will be conducted after 8th January.
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Closing date: January 19th 2018
At Yatsal Distributors, we believe in delivering the best value product for our customers and have done so for many years. We are a Family Owned business with proud heritage and loyalty within the Wholesale Discount Variety Industry. An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated Senior Graphic Designer to join our friendly team.
This role offers the opportunity for you to design a diverse range of collateral, with focus on Product packaging. You will possess the creative drive to clarify design issues and work right through from concept to finished [...] is a diverse, fast paced & exciting role, working directly with Marketing Management & playing a big role in increasing the company's market share.
Key responsibilities include:
Development of marketing & branding visual collateral (Product Packaging, advertisements, catalogues, mock-ups, email, interface designs, advertising materials, logos & new category designs)
Management of assigned projects from, planning, brief, creative, design, release and the monitoring of results.
Fostering creative thinking - Participation in key brainstorming sessions, both production and campaign related.
The ideal candidate will have strong conceptual design skills with a keen interest in growing strategically. You are a self-starter with a disciplined approach, with the ability to artistically interpret briefs and imagine, create and produce ideas that people love. You must also have:
Relevant tertiary qualification(s) in Design
Strong portfolio of work demonstrating a high degree of creativity and diversity.
4+ years experience in a commercial graphic design role or equivalent freelance experience (Experience in the FMCG sector highly regarded)
Proficiency in the latest Adobe Creative Suite
Experience with Brand Identity and Packaging specialisation
Experience with Email Marketing (mailchimp preferred)
Product photography knowledge desirable
An exceptional eye for detail
Accurate, clear and concise written and verbal communication skills.
Strong organisational skills and the ability to multitask
This is an exciting time to join Yatsal Distributors and a wonderful opportunity to join the team. If you believe this is the role you have been striving for, please apply and send through your resume with a covering letter.
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Skills in After Effects and Photoshop are desired, but not essential.
How to apply:
Please include a written cover letter specifically stating how your skills apply to the requirements of the job description.
Please provide examples of your work where available and appropriate. It will help you stand out in the selection process.
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Successful applicants will be contacted in the new year