Role: Media Assistant
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Start Date: 29th July 2019
We are searching for someone to join our Head Office team in the role of Media Assistant.
This is a full time role and includes a period of sole charge maternity cover for our Media & Design Manager.
Please note this role cannot be covered remotely.
Our dream candidate is a forward-thinking individual with graphic design experience and a working understanding of blogging and social media, either for your own personal brand or for a fashion or design company.
The successful candidate will have an interest in sewing, fashion design and be a craft focused person. Candidates must be confident writing and communicating on sewing as a subject!
You must also possess a genuine interest in learning and expanding your sewing and fabric knowledge.
In this role, you will be assisting our Media & Design Manager for all graphic and photographic design elements for both print and digital.
You will be required to assist in the continued growth for all social media channels, and you must have an understanding of Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for business.
You will also assist the Media & Design Manager and other staff members to create engaging and useful blog content for the sewing community - from written articles through to photographic, video content and DIY tutorials.
From time to time you will be required to assist with our influencer marketing program, including liaising with and looking after our existing network of brand ambassadors.
This is a role that is evolving and holds many opportunities for the right person!
It requires an agile and organised personality who is happy to roll with day-to-day tasks and can adapt quickly in a fast moving environment.
- You must have experience in graphic design, knowledge of best practice for both web and print media.
- Working experience with Adobe Creative Suite in particular Photoshop and Illustrator.
- Be a highly organised individual with keen attention for detail.
- Be fashion focused, with an interest in textiles and sewing. That is our product after all!
- Be able to write creatively!
- Have some experience in photography. We do all our media product photography in-house in our dedicated studio area.
If this sounds like you, then please send your C.V. through to firstname.lastname@example.org along with a cover letter.
Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand.
Please link us to your design portfolio, blog, or any other relevant media you think may support your application.
We are interviewing now so we suggest applying ASAP.