Port Melbourne location
Opportunity to make a genuine impact on the success of the business
Premium global design brand
We currently have a rare and exciting opportunity at our gorgeous head office in Port Melbourne. We're looking for a passionate and highly skilled person to join our talented Design Team in the role of Finished Artist on a maternity leave contract.
Since being founded by Swedish-born Kristina Karlsson, [...] has won a string of awards for excellence in retail, business and design. [...] now has over 100 gorgeous boutiques across Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Hong Kong and the United Kingdom, as well as an online store that services the world. With plans to continue our expansion, we are excited to be providing lots of opportunities for great people.
We have an exciting opportunity for a Finished Artist to join our growing team, based in our beautiful Port Melbourne head office. Reporting to the Studio Manager, the successful candidate will work closely with our talented designers to produce high quality finished art for our beautiful and unique products.
The main accountabilities for this role include, but are not limited to:
Delivering flawless print-ready finished art for our varied range of products and packaging
Being accountable and responsible for meeting personal and team deadlines
Managing proofreading, editing and approvals processes
Maintaining and improving the team’s processes and templates
Maintaining best practices in file and asset management
Sharing technical knowledge with the wider team and advising on print-related queries
The successful applicant will:
Have a minimum of 4 years’ experience working as a finished artist for print applications
Be an expert in Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop
Have excellent typography and layout skills, and pixel perfect attention to detail
Have experience building complex InDesign documents, such as books or diaries
Have an advanced understanding of printing and production methods for various materials
Have a passion for improving processes and designing templates
Have a passion for finished art, with no desire to move into design
Take pride in producing high quality and consistent output
Be highly organised and appreciate a well-formatted Excel spreadsheet
Demonstrate strong communication skills, problem solving skills, and the ability to think on your feet and take initiative
Demonstrate an ability to innovate and learn new skills
Love stationery and have a passion for contemporary design
In return for your hard work and commitment, you will be entitled to:
Generous staff discounts
Nngoing training and access to all the tools required to be successful
The opportunity to be part of an amazing team of fun, creative and talented individuals
Tpportunities to take part in and nominate fellow team members for our reward and recognition programme
A forum to communicate openly and be heard by our Leadership team
This role will provide the successful candidate with a chance to work in a fun and fast-paced business that genuinely wants to be a global leader in everything we do. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a tangible and significant impact on the business. They will be able to work with a company whose values match their own.
If you want to play a part in our inspiring story, we’d really love to hear from you. When applying, please attach your cover letter, CV and PDF portfolio showcasing your previous finished art experience. Applications without a PDF portfolio will not be considered.