Web and Print Designer
could you be a martian?
Are you a great print and web designer who is organised, experienced, innovative, motivated and flexible?
We are a small, dynamic graphic and web design studio in Perth looking for a experienced print and web designer with excellent organisational and communication skills, a sense of humour and a marked lack of ego.
Community and environmental organisations, local and state government and medium to large businesses. We do a lot of websites, branding, brochures, booklets, reports and multimedia projects.
We are interested in what you can bring to the table as we understand that people have different skills and backgrounds. Ideally, we are looking for a designer who is experienced in both web and print mediums, however would still love to hear from you if you are stronger in one medium than the other.
You must have at least four years studio experience with a solid understanding of typography, line, form, colour theory. You must have heaps of initiative and be a self-starter. You must have excellent time and project management skills, as well as great interpersonal skills. You must be able to manage projects and work unsupervised from start to finish. You must have lots of motivation. This is a job that will challenge you while also giving you flexibility and autonomy.
You must know how to translate a preexisting brand to an online presence. You must understand how forms, SEO, navigation and CMS-integration factor into branding and user experience. You should be able to sketch out your ideas, construct wireframes and navigation maps.
You must be able to craft functional useable pages using valid standard compliant markup and CSS. You must be able to understand and resolve any issues caused by different operating systems and browsers and how they output your code. You must be able to take a finished web page design from valid markup to fully functional WordPress CMS site. Expertise in using and modifying WP plugins and themes is essential.
Software: Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, Acrobat Pro, Distiller, MAMP and MS Office.
- Start April 2011
- full-time: 4 to 5 days per week.
- Work times: We are open from 8.30am – 4.30pm but you can (within reason) specify the work hours that suit you.
- Salary is negotiable depending on skills and experience level.