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BaseMEL is seeking a Senior Designer

19.05.2021

Description

BaseMEL is expanding and to support our growing team we are looking for an additional Senior Designer. As a Senior Designer at Base, you will work with the Creative Directors and the project team to conceptualize, create, and manage the day to day to ensure the success of a wide range of projects.

This position is based in Melbourne, Australia working on-site.

Responsibilities

  • Fluently apply Base’s ‘concept first’ approach and ‘creatively strategic’ process to branding and be able to translate a brand essence into a relevant and differentiating brand identity.
  • Brand story, Concept, Design, Activate: Be responsible for ideating ownable and differentiating concepts, experiences, and designs that bring the brand to life and develop complex brand ecosystems throughout various touchpoints.
  • Defend and Manage: Be the day-to-day design representative to clients and build relationships of trust. When interacting with clients, be persuasive in defending ideas, and interact with them through clear communication and branding knowledge.
  • Seek and work with talented collaborators that will enrich the quality of the work (creative developers, animators, art directors, photographers, filmmakers, etc).
  • Design at an extremely high level so as to lead by example.
  • Provide guidance and support to younger designers.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years creative experience.
  • Collaborative. Proactive. Positive. Rigorous.
  • Equal parts creative & strategic.
  • A restless thinker with a desire to challenge, surprise and stretch those around you.
  • Both highly-skilled & well-rounded (across all channels of graphic design and identity systems, and in many platforms, from digital to physical).
  • Art direction, animation and digital design experience (Figma) is highly valued.
  • A fundamental understanding of project management, budget and timing.
  • Be culturally engaged and perpetually curious about the world around you.

How to apply

Please send the following to jobs-mel@basedesign.com, using "Senior Designer" in subject of your email.

  • A CV in PDF format
  • A portfolio in PDF format and/or a link to your website
  • Your contact information

Thank you in advance for your interest in Base.