Junior Graphic Designer and Studio Administrative Support
Middle of Nowhere is a predominantly wholesale homewares label providing a variety of creative and inspiring products to a range of stockists located both nationally and internationally. With a large selection of products including cushions, planters, mirrors, paintings, framed prints and most things in between, we are constantly developing new products to stay ahead of trends and keep up with market demands. Middle of Nowhere is run as a part of our parent company, Warranbrooke. Established in 1974, Warranbrooke is a market leader in the wholesale wall decor and homewares industry, with a reputation for a diverse and continually expanding product range backed by excellent service. Our extensive product offering and capabilities in both design and manufacturing set us apart, and we are particularly proud of our local design and manufacturing teams. Our design studio, warehouse and offices are located Knoxfield, in the Eastern suburbs of Victoria.
Our company has an opening for a full-time graduate/Junior Graphic Designer with a keen interest in the interior design industry, willing to support our current Middle of Nowhere and Warranbrooke design department with his/her skill set directed at general graphic design and general day to day administration duties. The successful applicant will be responsible for; office administration, preparing catalogues, templates, creating labels, updating our website, any other general marketing collateral as well as working on finished art and liaising with suppliers and manufacturers. The role requires working very closely with our senior staff and directly with customers on a daily basis, handling enquiries via phone and email. We are looking for someone with a high level of professionalism and presents well with strong social skills who takes criticism well and takes pleasure from helping others and creating order order when the pressure is on. The successful applicant needs to be prepared to work across all areas of the business from filing, organising and cleaning the studio and packing boxes in the warehouse to assisting the creative directors with product development. Our workplace is an energetic and fast-paced environment, where the ability to interact and contribute to team goals will be key to a successful and rewarding role. Proficient skills and advanced knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office is essential, and a degree in Communication Design considered most appropriate. Applicants must be able to travel to the South Eastern suburbs, licence and car necessary.
Please submit your current CV and folio presenting examples of relevant work and experience, along with any appropriate links to an online folio or website if applicable.