Lead Advisor Design and Production

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 22-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/1428722
  • Job Title: Lead Advisor Design and Production
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Lead Advisor Design and Production


About the Role


You will be responsible for the delivery of in-house graphic and digital design services across MSD and will have plenty of opportunities to draw on your expertise in this area, while providing creative leadership to others in your team. A key responsibility will be overseeing the print production and distribution to ensure we maintain our brand and identity standards. You will also be managing relationships with suppliers and other stakeholders while keeping great in-house relationships ticking over.

Travel may be required for this role.


Skills and Experience


To be successful in the role, you will have:


  • Excellent technical skills in design, digital and production
  • A successful track record in the industry (perhaps even superstar status)
  • The ability to create great relationships where ever you go
  • Experience working with others to integrate development and delivery of design/production projects across content and digital channels
  • A presence that oozes utmost credibility in your craft
  • An obvious eye for detail
  • Engagement skills to build relationships across the business and to understand complex client needs
  • Experience in project management


About The Team


The design and production team oversees branding, web and print publishing, and works across the range of MSD’s business. It is located within the corporate communications team, alongside the social and media team and events and engagement team.


About MSD


The Ministry of Social Development (MSD) is the lead agency in social development.  MSD provides policy advice, and delivers social services and assistance to young people, working age people, older people, and families, whānau and communities.  We work directly with New Zealanders of all ages to improve their social wellbeing.


How to Apply


To apply, click the ‘Apply Now’ button to upload your CV and cover letter, and complete the online application form.  Note: your cover letter will be a key part of our assessment process, so please highlight how your experience relates to the key accountabilities listed in the position description.  All applications must be made online. If this is not possible or if you have any queries, please contact us at jobs@msd.govt.nz

Applications close: 3 November 2019