Recent Graduate or 3 Years Practical Experience
To design, format and refine a full suite of visual media for a boutique Food & Hospitality Consultancy.
Future Food is a market leading consultancy specialising in food and hospitality destinations, globally. With over 20 years’ experience, we have built our reputation the development of extraordinary destinations and food experiences that complement our clients’ vision. Well known examples of our projects include the Emporium Melbourne, Westfield Sydney and The Dubai Mall.
We are seeking a Graphic Designer / Finishing Artist to assist our consultant team in creating, formatting and refining beautifully designed reports, proposals, presentations and infographics. Additional input is required for magazine articles, advertisements, brochures, brand presentation and all visual [...] of the company.
The applicant with experience will ideally have three or more years industry experience as a Graphic Designer / Finishing Artist and have experience working with (but not limited to):Report and proposal establishment, design & development. Brand Identity (development & management): Brochures, mail blogs, website maintenance, letterhead & business card production etc.Marketing Media Development: Advertisement design & development, editorial proof and layout etc.A structured office environment with professional protocol and systems.
As a common resource for a team of consultants, you must be able to work well under pressure, have a flexible attitude, and handle multiple projects with tight deadlines.
An understanding of food & retail as well as a passion for F&B would be highly regarded.
Key Selection Criteria:A tertiary qualification in Graphic Design or equivalentA high standard of competency in the Adobe Creative Suite (specifically InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat)A high standard of competency in the Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word etc.)Exceptional attention to visual detail, aesthetic quality & proofing documentsCreativity in report and document templates, presentation and innovationA high level of general [...] literacyPre-press and print production knowledgeAn enthusiastic team player with a positive attitude – everyday!Self-motivated with the ability to prioritise and manage workflow under pressure- We meet all deadlines!An understanding of Mac and PC platforms
An additional knowledge base on the following platforms would be an advantage:KeynoteSquarespaceMail ChimpSilver Light CMS WordPressJoomlaVideo Editing
How to apply
Please email a cover letter stating why you would be perfect for the position, along with your resume and portfolio (no bigger than 10mb) to [...]
Future Food will only respond to applicants who are successful in reaching the next stage of the interview process.
Marketing & Ecommerce Coordinator
Melbourne based (Full-time/Part-time)
Tonic Product Development is an exciting, dynamic and rapidly growing Home Fragrance, body and homewares business that services its customers directly through its own online platform, 3rd party website partners local & overseas partners, and via other major and boutique retail partners. As product developers, we are passionate about customers, products, design and all the elements that are required to deliver a credible and wanted brand in a competitive market.
Due to our rapid growth plans, we are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic ecommerce and marketing gun who is willing to grab anything thrown at them and effectively make it happen.
You will be a diverse thinker, who is analytical, technical, creative and understands how to drive sales across our multi-disciplined business. Your experience working with online and social media platforms in a similar retail/wholesale discipline will definitely benefit.
Reporting to the Sales & Marketing Manager, the Marketing & Ecommerce Coordinator will have direct accountability to uphold the integrity of our collateral and content across all sales channels as well as the commercial performance of our Ecommerce platforms.
Role Tasks & ResponsibilitiesEnsure consistency of branding across all marketing activity with the outcome of increasing engagement with our community through digital & social marketing.Develop and maintain a yearly marketing activity planner to support the effective delivery of marketing initiatives and communication across multi-channels and marketplaces.Develop and maintain website content to be SEO/SEM effective whilst emulating the essence of the tonic brand and handwriting.Manage the performance of the website ensuring traffic, conversion and AOV metrics are optimized.Trouble shoot website systems issues ensuring timeouts are minimized and the customer experience is uninterrupted.Create, manage and oversee the social network platforms including, Instagram, Facebook, WeChat, & Pinterest with the aim of driving customer engagement with the brand and increasing transactional performance through shop now capability, promotions, competitions and influencer programs.Including scheduling and optimum engagement times/frequencyPosting & responsiveness to queries and postsFollowing and engagement with key agreed influencers and bloggersSocial compliance and accuracy of all contentTimely reporting on key KPI’s of social engagement including ROI analysisManage and support the workflow of marketing and digital creative requests through the provision of accurate design and content briefs.Review system audits, abandoned carts and other key performance metrics for the website daily to optimize performance and increase customer engagement and loyalty.Curation of inventory and product placement on the website to drive conversion and engagement based on product performance, inventory levels, analytics and promotional activityReview and report on marketing campaign performance utilizing google analytics, mail chimp campaign reporting and transactional data.Develop brand collateral for wholesale partners and sales teams to increase brand awareness in 3rd party sites and increasing consistency of brand presence to the end consumer.Create and manage relevant PR opportunities that increase the awareness of the brand, new product developments and sales driving initiatives as required.Continually research and recommend new sales and marketing initiatives, platforms and systems that enable us to remain front of mind and exciting for existing and new customer groups.Drive on-going improvements to the website and customer experience – having undertaken the analysis to validate improvement requirements and benefits.
Desired Skills, Experience and Education2+ years previous experience in website management, social media and digital marketing development.Experience in designing and implementing marketing campaigns across all platforms print, digital, social, multi-media.Understanding of public relations and communications.A strong understanding of WordPress, google analytics, SEO, AdWords.Proven high level analytical skillsExcellent effective writing/copy editing skills.High level of technical skills with the ability to make decisions autonomously and brief IT support agencies as an alternative when and if required.Degree in a marketing or business management discipline.Ability to manage and influence a small team to deliver a common goal and timeline.Excel/Word proficient.Retail/wholesale experience preferred.
Preferred SkillsHigh EnergyPassion for performanceCustomer CentricAbility to work autonomously and with a small teamWilling to pitch in – we are a small business with peak selling periods.Good communication skills in English (and Mandarin preferred but not essential)Good influencing skills – no your stuff and communicate your case!Meet deadlinesAbility to prioritise self and team.
An attractive salary is on offer, commensurate with the successful candidate’s background, experience and expertise. We also are happy to review potential part-time hours for the right person.
Come and join our vibrant team in our chic offices in Elsternwick, close to great cafes and reliable public transport
Enjoy going to work every day!
To apply for this exciting opportunity to grow whilst we grow, please email your CV and cover letter and any portfolio work to email below.
For more information about the role, please contact Deb Donehue on (+61 3 9523 1377 )
Do you love design?
Do you live social media and roast friends in memes 24/7?
Good, you sound like our next Social Media Designer.
We're on the hunt for a witty social media weapon to help our creative team produce super engaging content, tight copy, clever animations and spellbinding illustrations across a wide range of clients.
We only ask a few things:Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative SuiteUnderstanding of internet and pop-cultureTeam player with 200% willingness to learnPrevious Industry experienceQualification in Design, Photography or other creative fieldMultidisciplinary in digital + print designWorks hard - Plays hard!
Bonus points for:Excellent meme gamePrevious social media experienceAnimation skillsVideo, photography or illustration
Please send your CV, cover letter and digital / website portfolio to [...]
Only successful candidates will be contacted.
Closing date: December 13th.