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Senior Designer / Art Director

Job details

Organisation
Storybox
Closes
15 Mar 2018
Region
Wellington
Work type
Contract
Work classification
Screen & Sound

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Storybox is on the hunt for a Senior Designer/Art Director to produce and oversee digital and print creative, as well as developing our junior design staff.

We are a small boutique company and to be successful in this role, you will have 5 years + industry experience, an in-depth knowledge of graphic design, styles and layout techniques. You should also have experience executing projects from conception to production, including websites, brochures and digital graphics for video. Alongside your technical knowledge we need someone who is comfortable working as an all-rounder. This would include presenting to clients, research and some input on copy.

We are a tight knit team that is highly creative, supportive and friendly. If that sounds like your kind of work environment and you have the skills, please apply via the email address below, and send us a C.V. and cover letter.

cv@storybox.co.nz

 

Responsibilities

  • Oversee all design projects, from conception to delivery
  • Design original pieces, including illustrations and infographics
  • Review junior designers’ work to ensure high quality
  • Refine images, fonts and layouts using graphic design software
  • Apply typography techniques
  • Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/services
  • Increase user friendliness in digital products
  • Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects
  • Liaise with marketing and design teams to ensure deadlines are met
  • Stay up-to-date with industry developments and tools

 

Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Senior Designer, Graphic Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of completed design projects
  • Hands-on experience with image editing software, like Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
  • Proficient in design software (e.g. InDesign)
  • Full knowledge of the pre-press process
  • Strong aesthetic skills with the ability to combine various colours, fonts and layouts
  • Attention to visual details
  • Ability to meet deadlines and collaborate with a team

 

The following skills are desired, but not essential

  • A tertiary design qualification
  • Spatial experience
  • Video and animation experience
  • Campaign experience
How to apply

Please apply to the email address below with a cover letter and C.V. 

cv@storybox.co.nz

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Storybox

28 Feb 2018