Graphic Designer

Location:
West Coast Eagles Football Club  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  
Department:
Digital Strategy & Content
Closing Date:
22/10/2021

The West Coast Eagles is a dynamic and exciting brand that prides itself on its core values and unique culture. The club has just past 100,000 members for 2021 for a second consecutive year, which show how dedicated and passionate our fans are. The West Coast Eagles is a dynamic and exciting brand that prides itself on its core values and unique culture. The club has just past 100,000 members for 2021 for a second consecutive year, which show how dedicated and passionate our fans are.

We are looking for a Graphic Designer to join our Communications Department. This is a pivotal role in designing, developing and executing high quality, brand aligned design for print and digital across all departments of the club. This position will also support the club’s designers to deliver major design projects that are both exciting and professional while also working autonomously on other jobs.

Working within the Communications Department, this role will be required to:

·         Develop digital and print design work across the following areas: football, brand, community, sponsor campaigns, events membership and team store

·         Interpret design briefs from internal and external stakeholders

·         Develop design concepts from scratch

·         Work with sponsors logos and other promotional manadatories to create aesthetically pleasing artwork

·         Be familiar with working and upholding brand guidelines for a big brand


The successful candidate will have:

·         1-2 years work experience in a an agency or as a designer within a business

·         Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud programs (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

·         Motion graphic skills including use of After Effects, highly regarded

·         Understanding of HTML and CSS preferred but not necessary

·         Familiar with Content Management Systems & Email Marketing Platforms

·         Ability to think creatively and translate ideas into actionable design concepts for print, digital and other online media

·         A strong understanding of digital production/design/printing techniques

·         A strong portfolio of creative work across digital and print

·         Tertiary qualification in graphic design, or related field, is preferred but not essential

·         Excellent written and verbal communication skills

·         Ability to work on a multiple projects within specific timeframes

·         Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and ensure compliance in supporting systems


There is a requirement for all full time staff to assist on match days and other events as required by the club, which includes weekends. The remuneration and benefits provided factor in this requirement.

We are committed to achieving a diverse workforce and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and non-indigenous people.

It is a requirement for all applications to include a covering letter and resume. Applications without a covering letter will not be accepted.

Applications close at 12 noon on Friday 22 October 2021