Global Brand & Product Creative

  • Auckland Central - Ponsonby

Are you a Natural Born Creative or a Force of Nature? Either way, we’re looking for you!

Do you have that natural creative instinct? Are you curious? A seeker of knowledge? Do you challenge the status quo? Are you yearning to make an impact and looking to be part of something with greater purpose, something with a reason beyond apparel?

Then this could be the move you’ve been looking for; the move to natural.

The apparel industry needs a shake-up. At icebreaker, we’ve always believed in the pursuit of better, inspired by nature to create sustainable natural performing apparel solutions. As the first purpose-led acquisition of VF Corporation we have never been better placed to drive a global movement for nature, and for the betterment of our species and the planet.

As Global Brand and Product Creative, you’ll be supporting the Head of Brand, where you will be responsible for concepting and visualising new brand and product launches, franchises, concepts as well as supporting brand collateral such as product packaging. You will develop end to end concepts to communicate the brand intent and product use, benefits and USP, which will be brought to life by partnering marketing teams.

Your adventurous nature and progressive thinking will drive your innovative ideas, enabling you to explore all the possibilities within yourself.

Who you are:

5+ years Global experience of working across multiple design and brand led projects connected to elevating the positioning and creative execution of brand and product solutions, creating concept and big ideas
Illustrative skills with rough sketches and working on layouts ready for print
Expert in the latest Adobe CC (especially Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign)
Experience in both online and offline asset creation especially packaging and concept creative
Hands on knowledge of HTML and CSS
Copywriting skills to deliver holistic creative responses to briefs
Simple photography retouching skills
Good understanding of the briefing, creative design and production process
Knows how to create and maintain strong branding and consistency in a complex market

Do you have:

Strong communication skills with all levels and cultures within an organisation
Great time management and prioritizing skills with the ability to meet strict deadlines
Curious, with a global understanding and outlook, and strong desire to continually learn and evolve, wants to think outside the square box
Active and adventurous
A brand ambassador who is drawn in by our story and inspired by the authenticity and uniqueness of our brand
A highly collaborative team player and team builder; an effective influencer
Always comes up with “bright ideas” and new ways of doing things, and executes them
Proven to thrive in a fast-paced, high-pressured creative and commercial environment

If this opportunity feels like the type of job you’re passionate about, and it fits with your skills and experience, please click apply to send us your CV with a link to your portfolio.


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