Graphic Designer – City of Ballarat

Job Title: Graphic Designer – City of Ballarat
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ballarat
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-05
Reference: JO-1908-96955
Contact Name: Paris Plompen
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 06, 2019 16:44

Job Description

  • Balance lifestyle with career in beautiful Ballarat
  • Salary: Annualised Band 6 (with RDO $84,708 - $91,505 + super)
  • Foster a high standard of forward thinking and innovation

Have you ever thought about working in a picturesque and evolving regional Victorian centre? Balance lifestyle and career in the City of Ballarat!
About the City of Ballarat
The City of Ballarat, 100km west of Melbourne’s CBD is one of the largest inland regional cities in the country. Ballarat is uniquely located with easy access to Melbourne, Geelong and Bendigo and is the Western Victorian capital for a region of 250,000 people.
The City of Ballarat has a growing economy that attracts and retains innovative businesses, employs a highly skilled workforce and attracts new residents whilst promoting the city’s unique heritage and vibrant cultural life.
Join an energetic, contemporary and progressive Council, in this newly created role at the City of Ballarat Council.
The role
Reporting to the Coordinator Creative Studio and forming part of the Communications and Marketing Unit, which is part of the Innovation and Organisational Improvement department, the Graphic Designer will play a key role in providing sound advice and expertise to the organisation to foster a high standard of forward thinking and innovation of the City of Ballarat’s visual communication which meet the City’s strategic goals and requirements. This will include but not be limited to a range of digital and printed collateral designed for various online platforms, advertising and promotional material, corporate collateral and City signage.

With a focus on major projects, services and events of the City of Ballarat and Council, the Graphic Designer will be responsible for ensuring the corporate visual image and branding of the City of Ballarat is vibrant, consistent, professional and viewed positively by the community.
About you
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, the City of Ballarat are seeking a dynamic and innovative graphic designer with experience working in a similar graphic design role implementing brand and corporate guidelines; producing a range of marketing and promotional materials. Furthermore you will bring knowledge and experience in using graphic design programs including the Adobe Suite and a demonstrated capacity to keep abreast of new innovations and emerging trends. You will demonstrate strong stakeholder engagement capabilities with the confidence to navigate complex relationships both internal and external to your organisation. Tertiary qualifications in Graphic Design are expected as is proven experience working in a graphic design role within a fast paced complex environment.
To Apply
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The City of Ballarat is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to providing a safe and inclusive working environment that embraces and values child safety, diversity and flexibility. We welcome applications from all walks of life and celebrate the diversity and richness this brings to our workplace. We welcome and encourage applications from people living with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, culturally, religiously and linguistically diverse people, young people, older people, women, and people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex or queer.  We support flexible and accessible working arrangements for all and are committed to ensuring that all jobs in our workforce can be performed flexibly. If you're short listed for a role and are looking for flexibility, we encourage you to start the flexible working conversation with the hiring manager to find out what options may be possible for the role you're applying for.