looking for a talented Graphic Design or similar graduate to work as a Junior
Directors Assistant at Goodoil Films.
This is a unique opportunity to work with one of Australia’s top Film Production Companies and build your portfolio with some of the world’s best
local and international brands and creative agencies.
Films has a roster of award winning local and international television
commercial directors. You will have the chance to work directly with some of
the top creative minds in the business. Working in a friendly office in Paddington, you will have opportunities to grow and expand your skills in a collaborative and supportive environment. Perks include free lunches, good coffee and snacks.
What we are looking for
Graphic designer film buff who is interested in working in advertising and
who understands the visual language of cinema, graphic design, typography,
photography, fine arts etc and has a good eye for visual layout.
Someone who understands both print and digital layout
- Someone who understands basic front end web development and has an aptitude to further their skills in web design
who can take briefs from our Creative Coordinator and turn their words into
research is a large part of the job so you will need to be a master explorer of
the internet. A photographic
memory for every film you’ve ever watched wouldn’t hurt either.
Archiving and cataloguing our huge image and film database is part of the job
and requires an ability to diligently manage storage of a large amount of
skills in Adobe Creative Cloud. InDesign
and Photoshop are the primary programs used so you must be a whizz at these.
Advantageous but not essential
in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Muse, Front end web development skills (HTML+CSS)
and Video Editing
Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, the Photography Studio Manager is responsible for all photographic projects flowing through the studio and external vendors. This position will maximize the studio capacity, implement imaging solutions (on time and within budget), drive continuous improvement, scale production to meet high volumes and drive greater efficiencies while ensuring high quality, on-brand photography for our clients. As the face of the studio, this position will build strong relationships with the Operational, Creative and Digital Teams as well as a variety of external vendors and agencies.
This fantastic role will give you exposure to the excitement and challenges of growing a business, and enable you to grow with it. You will gain great experience in many of the ways of the world is evolving to: remote working, flexible resourcing, cloud computing, e-commerce and new media.
SKUvantage is Australia's leading product content agency. Our service significantly improves e-commerce performance for our clients by delivering excellent digital product content and photography to retailers and suppliers. We have hundreds of clients from high-end fashion to liquor brands and are growing rapidly year on year. We provide a unique, stress-free service for our clients and pride ourselves on quality and efficiency.
The role of the Photo Studio Manager is to manage the studio operations and relationships with clients to deliver high-quality work, in a profitable and timely manner.
The key duties of the role:
Delivering client projects on time and to the brief
Maintain high client satisfaction through appropriate and ongoing communication
Profitable sales without compromising quality and performance
Operate the studio effectively
The studio is suitably organised and operated for efficiency
Make sure the studio has the necessary equipment and deal with suppliers appropriately
Ensure team members have a safe working environment
Recruit and manage team members
Manage a calendar of all work flowing through the studio
Ensure work and priorities across team members are balanced and managed
Support continuous learning and improvement in the team
Contribute to the strategic growth plans of the business
The studio manager is an important role in growing SKUvantage. You will be required to positively contribute to the strategic development of the business
You will also contribute in a positive way to the team dynamic, and operational and business development strategy
Drive Profitable Sales:
Develop sales & marketing plans
Respond to sales enquiries promptly and effectively with appropriate follow-up
Manage costs effectively across contractors and external service providers
Manage consumable and capital expenditure costs to support the operation of the studio
Our ideal candidate:
We pride ourselves on the culture we have built at SKUvantage and the quality of our team. This key role requires that you will be in a similar mould... a positive, motivated individual that enjoys working in a team without ego.
Key qualities include:
Professional experience in a commercial photography studio
Accustomed to the high-intensity level of an e-commerce studio environment
Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines
Good written and oral communication with team and clients
Highly conscientious and a passion for quality
Well organised and unflappable
Personable and an ability to get on with a diversity of people
Enjoy learning and keen on developing yourself and your role
Mature, professional, self-reliant, confident and positive
Position: Full time Motion Designer reporting directly to
the Creative Director.
role is seen as an integral part of the team working on a range of projects
including design and visual effects for television commercials, film titles,
program titles, promos, station IDs etc for large and small clients.
times you will be expected to work to tight deadlines, as well as being able to
take direction, give direction and work as part of a team.
a design brief and take it from a conceptual idea to development.
with the production team to estimate quotes, scheduling and deadlines for new
and development - keep abreast of the latest technologies in your field as well
as keeping yourself up to date with relevant industry standards and new
this industry is driven by high production values, tight deadlines and
excellent client service, you will need to maintain a flexible approach to working
hours and maintain a great sense of humour under pressure.
role requires you to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and
you should feel comfortable and confident working with directors, agency
creatives and clients.
List of Duties
Working closely with Creative Director, Production and
the 2D/3D team on scheduling, delivery and creative solutions.
Executing creative ideas
through a range of mediums, including animation, motion design and compositing.
client sessions and briefings.
collaborative work practices and cross-pollination of ideas.
Building on the
existing Company branding to create uncomplicated communication of who we are
and what we do to the market.
repertoire and reel as a Motion Designer.
creative meeting to improve team focus and collaboration - to explore and
exchange ideas, insights and discoveries.
using and/or willingness to learn After Effects,
Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Cinema 4D
Experience in photography
and an appreciation for the technical aspects as well as the artistry of the
master and perform outputs to a variety of formats proven ability to be
productive and deliver quality results
ethic and personal and professional integrity
work under pressure effectively
prioritise, meet deadlines and juggle simultaneous demands
attention to detail