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Junior Motion/Graphic Designer | Teams, Event & Partnership Manager

Junior Motion/Graphic Designer

Full Time Position

Sydney

This role provides an opportunity for a dynamic and creative designer looking to grow a diverse graphic design role within the water sports clothing sector. It has a variety of tasks that will see each day differ, which is why we need a team player with an absolute can-do attitude that will shine in any task. The successful candidate will be working alongside the Senior Graphic Designer and Digital Marketeer, as well as directly with the product development team, making it a great opportunity to learn across several fields.

Key Skills

Producing creative design solutions within branding guidelines for print & web material including but not limited to; Product videos, advertisements, web images & banners, in-store & event signage, photography & photo editing, catalogues & other marketing resources.

• Working with the product development team, and using technical information and features to create, maintain and rework product documentation, such as hangtags, packaging, sticker packs, diagrams, and online descriptions.

• Photo editing, retouching, colour correcting and bringing products to life in a vivid sports clothing environment for a youthful demographic.

• Experience in producing content, including graphic design, motion design and video for online advertising, e-commerce sites and social media.

• Sound understanding of the nuances required when editing/creating for social platforms (Facebook, YouTube Instagram etc).

• A keen eye to turn a limited amount of time and resources into a broad collection of assets.

• Skilled in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Adobe Creative Suite and/or After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro or other relevant editing software.

• Demonstrate creative and sound video/multimedia production skills including experience in camera work and editing abilities.

• Some knowledge of video recording equipment, including cameras (DSLR's), microphones, tripods, lights and other related devices a plus.

• Familiar with broadcast regulations, such as copyright, and ensure all content complies.

• Be able to work to a deadline and under pressure managing and delivering multiple concurrent projects.

• Excellent organizational skills and ability to prioritize.

• Experience with maintaining and updating e-commerce CMS platforms a bonus.

• Experience in a similar role with a good understanding of online/digital marketing campaigns a bonus.

Key Characteristics

Great attention to detail, with the ability to juggle competing deadlines.

A positive can-do attitude that works efficiently both within a team and independently.

Strong communication & organisation skills.

Ability to update the Senior Designer on the progress of tasks and any issues that may arise.

Ability to prioritise, plan and coordinate tasks and time-manage their work accordingly.

Strong desire to learn and improve their skillset.

Ability to solve problems and demonstrate initiative and pro-active thinking.

Passion and interest in digital consumer marketing and the water sports clothing sector.

Desire to be a part of a small team doing big things, where we lead instead of follow

Requirements

A strong portfolio of work with a range of examples that showcase their skill and flair.

Proficient experience in the Adobe Creative Suite – Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop & After Effects / Premier or other editing software.

An ability to quickly interpret a brief and bring it to life within a deadline.

A strong interest in online marketing and videography will be highly regarded. Any previous work would be highly encouraged to show in your portfolio.

To become part of this fast paced but fun team, your drive, energy and great attitude will be as important as your experience!

To Apply

Please provide a cover letter, resume and portfolio/demo reel of your work as well as any motion graphics reels you may have, with your application.

- Only those applicants who are shortlisted will be notified.

- Candidates must be eligible to work in Australia and reside in Sydney.

- We are unable to provide VISA sponsorships at this time.

- Zhik Pty Ltd does not accept unsolicited agency resumes.

- Remuneration is a logical consequence of candidate’s fit and experience.

Teams, Events & Partnership Manager

Full Time Position

Sydney

Zhik has enjoyed a long and successful history of sponsoring top athletes in dinghy sailing and ocean racing, as well as partnering with Australian Sailing, Yachting New Zealand, Danish Sailing and several of the Volvo Ocean Race teams.

We are searching for a passionate Team, Event & Partnership Manager to develop & manage strong commercial relationships from which to leverage great content to inspire Zhik consumers through our various channels. Particular focus is on Zhik sponsored athletes, events and national federations to best leverage sponsorship investment with solid marketing return and develop and a strong affiliate sales community through these key influencers.

The right candidate will have a natural interest in water sports and follow the top of performing athletes internationally. Well-developed interpersonal skills as well as a sound level of curiosity, play an integral role to the position's success.

Key Responsibilities

Maximize all partnerships by regularly reviewing their status and leverage received against set KPI’s

Regular partnership reporting and providing of recommendations to management.

Keeping of all sponsorship records and ensuring all database information is correct

Monitor use of our brand marks, promotions and activations by sponsored properties are in line with sponsorship agreement and promotional & brand guidelines

Day to day communication with athletes and partners and assisting to manage their requests.

Report into the Marketing Manager, but liaises with other departments in the company.

Provide Team, Event & Partnership content (video, photos and text) to the marketing team.

Actively research, evaluate and identify future partnership opportunities, including looking out for young and upcoming talent to possibly enhance the team.

Assist with the production of proposals and create, monitor and administer sponsorship and partnership agreements

Grow and engage the brand ambassador community and formulate new avenues of engagement, promotion and activation through sponsorship

Requirements

Minimum of 2 years experience in an Account Management role

A no-nonsense business approach to leverage sponsorship and return of that investment

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Able to present considered recommendations in a clear and concise format.

High attention to detail and organisational skills

Self-motivated and can work autonomously

Entrepreneurial nature that is excited to generate new ideas and cultivate a new community

Driven to succeed and likes to hit the ground running

A positive attitude and alignment with Zhik’s values

A passion for water sports and an understanding of the lifestyle and DNA of sailing

Experience to work with(in) a marketing team.

To Apply

Please apply through cover letter and CV, only if you have the skills and qualifications outlined.

- Only those applicants who are shortlisted will be notified.

- Candidates must be eligible to work in Australia and reside in Sydney.

- We are unable to provide VISA sponsorships at this time.

- Zhik Pty Ltd does not accept unsolicited agency resumes.

- Remuneration is a logical consequence of candidate’s fit and experience.