I’m Ashley and I joined the Sydney Become team in 2015. Originally from Sheffield in the UK, I am typically Northern with my obsession with tea. I love tea!
My studies and working background in Illustration have given me a real insight and passion for the creative industries. I love building relationships with lots of talented creative individuals, working closely with fantastic companies and helping candidates further their careers.
Outside of work you will often find me out and about in Sydney with my little boy, the many beautiful beaches and parks are our favourite haunts.
Design Director - 3D/Experiential
Are you a senior creative, Design Director level and do you live and breathe the 3D experiential/live space? Our client is a Sydney based creative agency of 60+ people with experiential at its heartland. Reporting to the ECD, you will be responsible for driving, generating and presenting innovative and creative ideas that clients want to run with. The concepts will most often exist in live and digital and the ideas will connect the brands of global and local blue chips clients with their target consumer, in turn influencing brand attitude and behaviour. You will be passionate about defining and leading the creative culture of the agency, and will have experience harnessing, developing and growing a team of experiential creatives and designers. Key Tasks: - Developing Creative - Selling Creative - Being entrepreneurial To suit the role: You will have more than 8 years of creative experience in an agency or marketing environment, including proven results as a Design Director specialising in the 3D/environmental space Key to this role is thorough understanding of experiential marketing and the interplay between online and offline engagement. You will enjoy working on several briefs simultaneously, within tight timeframes. It is important that you have charisma and are confident - presenting to the team and to clients. Unsurprisingly, we also need a genuine team player and team builder with your finger on the pulse – whether it be with cultural, technological or industry trends. If this sounds like you, please send through your folio and resume.
Digital Visual Designer
We are looking for a confident, independent and ambitious Creative Visual Designer with strong digital skills to join a growing global company. As the Creative Visual Designer you will have the opportunity to work across a wide-range of design. You will have solid experience working across digital, social, UI, branding, graphic design and motion. As one of the core assets of the companies creative hub, you will be bursting with ideas. Maybe you have had experience in an internationally recognised agency, a tech start up or a even a well established organisation here in Australia. You will be comfortable leading and talking through your ideas, regularly looking to push creative boundaries. Requirements An exceptional portfolio of recent and current web/digital projects, working across a variety of industries. Experience working on fin-tech and start up projects would be an advantage; Demonstrated passion for design and an inherent interest in design trends and all things creative; Project experience from developing requirements through to client presentation and production; Strong written and verbal communication skills with meticulous attention to detail; Strong collaborator across creative, technology and strategy teams; Strong commercial awareness, strategic thinking and curiosity; Experienced in using tools such as Sketch, InVision, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, or prototyping tools an advantage; and Strong understanding of site functionality, wireframing, user interfaces, navigation What you'll get Working with a fun and flexible global team. Ownership and autonomy of your projects Fantastic office space with co-working perks - free coffee and lots of social events! To be considered for this role you will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience working as a visual designer, preferably focussing on digital, UI, branding and print design. Unfortunately my client is only looking for candidates that have full working rights for Australia. Please only apply should you match the above criteria. If you are looking for a fast-moving company that is able to offer fantastic career progression and a great company culture that will actually let you leave work on time then apply with your CV and portfolio now. Applications without folios will not be considered.
Fantastic Creative Marketing agency based in the lower north shore, are looking for a talented Senior Graphic Designer to join the team. You will be part of a really vibrant and fun team who specialise in promotional marketing and events. Working under a supportive and fantastic Lead Designer and part of a small, close knit team of Industrial Designers and Account managers to produce quality work for a vibrant range of clients. Work will be varied day to day, designing across a huge range of collateral including point of sale, event invitations, large format installations, EDMs, presentations, branded kits etc. As well as being a strong designer you must have great technical skills and be comfortable setting up files for print, pre press knowledge is essential. Attention to detail, speed and the ability to juggle multiple project simultaneously will be essential. You will have: · Experience working in events and activations. · Solid knowledge of all Adobe Creative Cloud programs (Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop) · Very sound understanding of design fundamentals · Advanced technical print pre-press skills · Digital communication experience · Photo re-touching skills · Basic Digital / web skills · Great work ethic · Excellent communication and teamwork skills · A keen eye for detail · Maintain strong brand identity throughout all collateral (working with brand guidelines) · Good time management and multitasking abilities · Creativity and problem-solving skills · Sketch up/3D rendering experience · Powerpoint experience If you feel like you are the right fit and have the right experience please send your details and folio through.