Shoes of Prey is a global, multi-channel fashion brand that enables shoppers to design their own shoes online. We’re changing the face of online retail and we’re on track to become a significant market player over the next five years.
In 2013, we’ve been named the Australian Online Retailer of the Year (ARA) and Most Innovative Online Retailer (ORIAs). We’ve also shown at New York and Australian fashion weeks in collaboration with Romance Was Born, Carla Zampatti, Mandy Coon, Gretchen Jones & Jonathan Simkhai.
As our business grows, we’re seeking a Junior Graphic Designer to join the team. Working at our Surry Hills office under the direction of our Editor, we’re looking for a creative thinker with a passion for fashion and design who can translate creative concepts into effective marketing.
We’re looking for someone with formal design qualifications and preferably one year experience. The right candidate will possess in-depth knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) and HTML.
Execute creative briefs for digital projects - eDMs, banners, social media & competitions
Adhere to and develop the Shoes of Prey visual brand identity
Manage the internal image library
Layout and manage print executions
Brief freelancers and photographers
Retouch studio, street-style and product photography
Illustration and fashion sketching skills desirable
To be killing it in this role and considered an "A Player" on the Shoes of Prey team, here are the four key things you’ll have achieved after 12 months:
You not only live and breathe Shoes of Prey’s culture and values, you’ve contributed to growing and developing them. People on the team enjoy spending time with you and are fighting to be able to work closely with you.
You’ll know the server and image assets like the back of your hand and you’re able to navigate swiftly to current and historic assets in order to build on them for future executions.
You’ll have added your own harmonious innovations to the Shoes of Prey graphic guidelines.
You’ll be given a new visual asset and know exactly where and how it can be best utilised graphically to further the Shoes of Prey brand - whether that’s in an eDM, a homepage panel, a Facebook post or Instagram snap
Passion for fashion, footwear, online shopping and personal style
Capacity to meet tight deadlines on short notice
Attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to work with limited supervision
A positive attitude and hunger to learn
The total salary package for this role is flexible (based on experience) and will include super, bonus and stock options. As with all roles at Shoes of Prey, lunch + snacks + shoes are of course included.
If you have what it takes, please email your resume, cover letter and portfolio to [email protected]. Please make the subject line "NAME - JUNIOR DESIGNER", this is essential as any applications without this will be missed by our email filters. Applications close 21 August, 2013.
Posted by Jade Warne on 12 August 2013.