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Graphic Designer

  • Graphic Designer
  • Auckland
  • $60k
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Live
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Role is with:

Taylah Steerman Recruitment Coordinator

Do you know a Junior Graphic Designer who’s looking for a step up in their career? Maybe someone in your industry or network? If so, please send them this job as we have a rare & exciting opportunity for a Junior Designer!

Are you a high-performing Graphic Designer & Illustrator with a creative eye for design? Do you want to take the next step up in your graphic design career? Do you have product and packaging design experience?

Are you a talented Junior Designer with 2 or more years of experience, looking to put an iconic brand on your CV? You might be working in a small agency and want to go brand-side? Or you might already work in-house and feel limited by your options. Either way, you’ll be a young, hardworking, highly conceptual, and creative graphic designer who wants to be part of a small and dynamic team. 

Our Auckland-based client is looking for a Junior Graphic Designer to create product and packaging designs with the opportunity to learn about off-shore production, photography, and all FMCG. We’re looking for someone with an interest in turning works of art into packaging and products. You will be able to turn your creative and innovative ideas into everyday objects that will be in households around the country.

The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and creative Junior Graphic Designer who works well in a team and thrives in a fast-paced environment. You’ll have a can-do attitude, a thirst to learn and push your own and the brands' creative boundaries. You will ideally be a strong conceptual thinker, be a wiz on both the design tools and digital illustrations, and have a great work ethic.

This role is an awesome career opportunity for a Junior Graphic Designer looking to launch their career in the world of retail. If this sounds like you, then APPLY TODAY!

The breakdown:  

We are looking for a Junior Graphic Designer experienced in:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in Graphic Design or Packaging Design
  • Previous in-house or agency experience essential

Some key responsibilities are:

  • Design skills across graphic design, typography, illustration, layout, and production
  • Independently interpret design briefs, create product designs and packaging objectives from clients and marketing teams
  • Design product decals and packaging artwork for an extensive range of products
  • Maintain awareness of core product offerings and related product trends.
  • Have some understanding of creating and working with die-lines and basic knowledge of print production
  • Strong conceptual ability with interesting, fresh ideas
  • Development of creative concepts
  • Excellent file management 

Are you someone who is…

  • Proactive & passionate
  • Highly organised with an eye for detail
  • Creative & innovative
  • Eager to learn
  • Excels under pressure
  • Team player & keen collaborator
  • Skilled in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign)?

The reward:

  • $60k per annum + KiwiSaver
  • Mentoring opportunities in a team that supports growth
  • Central Auckland head office
  • One day of Work-from-Home a week

Mandatory requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years of Graphic Design experience
  • Previous in-house or agency experience essential
  • Due to current border restrictions, we are only able to accept applications from people entitled to work in, and currently residing in New Zealand

In summary:

This is a pivotal career opportunity as a Junior Graphic Designer where you will have the opportunity to grow and learn.

Apply today:

If this role sounds like you then apply online, or e-mail [email protected] with a brief summary of why you may be interested in this position & a copy of your CV and Portfolio.

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