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Graphic Designer - National Foundation for Deaf and Hard of Hearing - Auckland

Graphic Designer - National Foundation for Deaf and Hard of Hearing - Auckland

 

About us

The National Foundation for the Deaf promotes the rights, interests, and welfare of over 880,000 New Zealanders with hearing loss, supported by a highly regarded membership base of consumer and professional hearing-health organisations.

The Foundation's vision is a world where hearing and listening is valued; the consequences of hearing loss are understood; people with hearing disorders and disability can lead fulfilling lives; and the impact of hearing loss is reduced through access to treatments, technology, and social support.

About the role

The Graphic Designer role is exciting and highly creative, with a lot of variety.  This role would suit someone who is looking for their next challenge and looking to showcase their design skills. 

You will have had at least 2 years' commercial experience, or have experience working in a similar role, with a blend of marketing and digital expertise. You will need to be able to hit the ground running, be extremely self-motivated, along with being ideas driven.  You will have the ability to connect and foster relationships with a wide range of people, including our Deaf & hard of hearing community.  

This role is a permanent fulltime position. We are a friendly and passionate team, with our offices based in Parnell; however, we offer a flexible working environment. 

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • Adobe Creative Suite experience i.e. Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Website update, migration, and management experience, preferably WIX and Editor X
  • Advanced design skills for print and digital
  • Sound knowledge of print production processes
  • Attention to detail, as proofing all communication content is a key requirement of this role
  • Has a portfolio highlighting a broad range of marketing collateral both in print and digital
  • Can work collaboratively with communications team to meet briefs within agreed timelines – providing advice on design style, format, print production and timelines
  • Confidently roll out designs and concepts to different platforms such as magazines, digital, website and social media
  • Can develop and manage brand guidelines for NFDHH

Be part of a charity and team who is passionate about their community and driven to make a difference to the lives of the Deaf and hard of hearing community in New Zealand.

All applicants will be required to provide proof of their eligibility to work in New Zealand.

If this sounds like you and you want to be part of our team, apply now by emailing your cover letter & CV to shirley.rippey@nfd.org.nz