As Senior Designer for Havas Melbourne, you will be part of a worldwide advertising agency network. Your key responsibilities include the creative development, design and execution of digital and print based assets briefed by the executive creative director, creative teams, studio manager and producers.
The Senior Designer is a custodian of our visual product. Someone who will uphold high standards of design, nurture a passion for great design within the department and beyond with our clients.
The key to your success is the ability to work in a team environment while remaining independent on specific smaller projects. You’ll work well under tight deadlines while working on multiple accounts. Excellent communications skills and attention to detail are also required. You will also be passionate about driving and inspiring the continued development and output of the design department.
Design and produce assets of the highest industry standards and design principles. Including but not limited to display media creative (banners), direct marketing pieces (eDM), social media (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, LinkedIn), mobile applications, desktop and mobile web design, and print-based design.Participate in the development of innovative ideas that may be executed in all media, including digital, print, outdoor, activations, PR etc.A thorough grounding in digital design including design for interaction and animation using the latest techniques and tools.Craft top level designs, prototypes and animations to define and communicate concepts for clients, pitches and internal teams.Interpret creative concepts (rationales, scamps and/or wireframes) and preempt any technical issues whilst recommending practical working solutions.Extensive experience in how digital ideas get built (web development and associated technologies) and how this understanding shapes your design approach.Be actively engaged with latest digital trends and innovations and share your discoveries with the design team. Support the communication and “selling” of these ideas to clients by producing mockups, scamps and employing all other means available to communicate the idea most effectively (eg video, photoshoots and physically building things). Thorough understanding of creative development processes and information architecture.Contribute to the agency’s culture of innovation and excellence.Fight passionately for great creative ideas, both with your team and with clients.Ability to communicate and negotiate in a professional manner with colleagues and clients.
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Adobe Indesign, Illustrator and PhotoshopGoogle Web Designer (DoubleClick Studio accreditation even better)HTML animation for digital advertising and an understanding of HTML in generalExcellent colour, typography and layout skillsAdobe After Effects, Premier or Final Cut Pro a bonus
KEY TECHNICAL SKILLS:
What we can offer you:Opportunities to learn new skills and grow your career through accessing Learning and Development programs
Make a career out of global success.
Be part of a start-up turned global leader.
A pioneer of new technology.
An innovator of new business platforms.
First to market in every market.
There's no way we could grow a global business like ours without a global team to match. See how you fit the profile:
Smart, curious, passionate. Stimulated by change and invention. Motivated by growth, both professional and personal. Ready to explore new ideas and new workplaces around the globe. And to top it off, great fun to work with.
At Unlockd you get to work with and learn from the leadership team who built one of the world's fastest growing start-ups.
As Unlockd grows, so do the opportunities. New markets. New products. New challenges to solve. We give you autonomy and support. The flexibility to run your day. Working cross border and cross discipline. You won’t just be part of a global brand. You’ll be part of a global community.
The Graphic Designer role is an exceptional and rare opportunity for a bright, ambitious and tenacious individual to join one of the world's most exciting tech start-ups.
Other than what you read in our press and on our website, the important thing to know about Unlockd is that behind it all is a team of people all hugely passionate about what we do, respectful of each other, courageous and most of all driven by the ‘+1 factor’ – for us that means we all go above and beyond in everything we do to achieve great things together.
This philosophy comes naturally to us. It’s helped us attract global names as investors, advisors and staff. People like Aliza Knox, formerly Twitter Head of APAC and JC Oliver, formerly Head of Innovation at Microsoft, who both recently joined our team as COO and CCO respectively.
Unlockd has an enviable range of benefits – whether it be choosing how you spend your yearly $2k training voucher, access to the all staff equity plan, unlimited annual leave and paid parental leave – we aim to provide a world leading workplace.
As a truly global business you will have the unique opportunity to deliver world class work across a range of diverse markets including UK, USA, India and Asia, and work as a team to help achieve our vision of changing the way people use and pay with their digital devices.
The Graphic Designer will be a mid-weight designer who will be an integral part of the marketing team by seamlessly delivering collateral to support our global marketing, communications and events strategy across key markets including UK, USA, India and South East Asia.
Reporting directly to the Global Head of Marketing & Communications
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
As a rapidly growing company, no two days are the same and this is an amazing in-house opportunity for an innovative, brand savvy design professional who believes they have what it takes to elevate our visual identity on the global stage.
Must have experience with Adobe Creative Cloud, Keynote and SketchSkills in photography and basic animation will be an added bonusStrong digital design experience and understanding of different digital mediums from social media to webAbility to work from concept through to finished artworkDemonstrated strategic, creative thinking • Versatility of style and mediumProblem-solving skills and attention to detailExperience in multi-tasking, meeting short deadlines and working in a high-paced environment is a must
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Fast paced and quick to deliver!Fun loving, engaged, inquisitive, tenacious and intelligentWorking in a start-up is a wild ride – challenging, rewarding, evolutionary – you need to be a self-starter who will use their initiative to pick something up and just roll with it and understand that we are a global business, operating in multiple timezones Lives by the Unlockd Core Values: Respect, Passion, +1 Factor & Courage
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