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WE'RE HIRING - Senior Graphic Designer (Maternity Leave Contract)

1 July 2022

About the Company and the Role

NIOA is Australia's largest privately-owned company supplying weapons, ammunition and technical support to Defence, Law Enforcement and sporting markets across Australia and New Zealand. We are offering a unique opportunity to showcase your creativity and typesetting ability to provide support to the National Marketing Team. Working with a dedicated in-house marketing department, you will bring to the role experience across graphic design, typesetting and photography services.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide graphic design, typesetting and document creation services as directed.
  • Create digital and print assets for use across various media delivery systems.
  • Create assets in a quick timeframe.
  • Product photography.
  • Creation of artwork, illustration for company presentations and bid documents.
  • Help mentor and train Junior Graphic Designers and Graphic Designers.
  • Creative support for exhibitions and events.
  • Assist with auditorium and tradeshow events as required.
  • Create artwork for social media campaigns.
  • Liaise with various departments at direction of National Marketing Manager.
  • Liaise with print houses.
  • Assist National Marketing Manager with other tasks as directed.

Experience and Qualifications

  • Three year’s related experience and/or training; certificate college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud Software including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat.
  • Must be proficient in Word (templating) and Powerpoint
  • Must be extremely proficient in book layout work in Indesign (bids and tender documents)
  • Well-developed communication skills.
  • Up to date knowledge of the latest design trends.
  • Ability to read, analyse, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Personal Attributes

  • Courteous, with high levels of professionalism, confidentiality and discretion.
  • Must be able to take direction.
  • Positive attitude and team player.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Good teamwork and helpful, collaborative attitude.
  • Good time management and multitasking abilities.

General Requirements

  • Firearms Licence, or the ability to attain one.
  • Driver’s Licence.
  • BASELINE security clearance, or the ability to maintain one.
  • Adaptability and flexibility to changing work environments and requirements.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands and talk or hear.
  • The employee frequently is required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 kilograms.

PLEASE DO NOT APPLY THROUGH SEEK, Email your Cover Letter and CV to HR@nioa.com.au Attention: ”Senior Graphic Designer"

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply as well as Defence Veterans.