Design and Production Assistant
Parramatta NSW Australia
Australia's leading publisher of print and online media for the printing and graphic communications industry, Printer Magazines Group, seeks a trainee to focus on Magazine & Web Design + Print Production. The successful applicant will work on three monthly magazines, five news websites, and occasional ad-hoc projects.
The successful applicant:
• will join one other in the design and production area, working on three successful monthly magazines, five news websites, and occasional ad-hoc projects in a welcoming workplace just 10 minutes walk from Parramatta Station, and adjacent to the Westfield complex.
• will design editorial pages and advertisements,
• will demonstrate meticulous attention to detail and the ability to work in cooperation with a small and talented team of editorial and sales professionals, often under stress.
The successful applicant will be well presented, disciplined and well organised and will present for work 9am–5pm, Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) throughout the internship.
Extended working hours may be required in order to meet deadlines, and will be compensated-for with time off in-lieu. An attractive initial compensation package commensurate with capability of the successful applicant will be paid.
Depending upon the capability, skillset, growth in the role and ability to fit in to the organisation, a full time job may be offered the successful applicant at the conclusion of the six-month internship.
The creative design component being of crucial importance to the role, the successful applicant will be able to prove mastery of Adobe CS (especially InDesign), together with experience in the use of InCopy as well as working knowledge of HTML and web design.
Apply/Respond by: 19/05/2017