Design Studio Manager (VPSG6)

Job posted: 04/08/2022
Applications close: 18/08/2022 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $127,467 - $170,579

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/80013640

Reference: VG/80013640

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $127,467 - $170,579

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes. The department is committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements, provide personal and professional development programs and support ways of working that help employees balance work and life.

Design Studio Manager   

  • Annual Salary Range: VPS6 $127,467 - $170,579 per annum plus superannuation
  • Employment Type: Ongoing, Full Time
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne CBD


About the opportunity

The Design Studio Manager sits within Brand and Customer Experience and leads a small team of production advisers responsible for the creative output of the design studio, as well as providing advice and guidance to the broader business. The role manages the Department's studio and production services providing a high quality, end-to-end graphic design, artwork, content, print production and distribution service to the branch and broader organisation, including transport portfolio partners.

In our dynamic Brand and Customer Experience team, you will enjoy a culture of creativity, innovation and collaboration working for one of the largest Department's in the Victorian Public Service. 


About You

This position requires a leader with a knack for building strong stakeholder relationships in a fast moving and complex environment, especially relating to external suppliers in creative industries and government agencies. You will possess a high level of experience managing a creative studio with expert level design principles and creative processes in the creation of branded collateral and customer information.

The scale of our creative projects will challenge you in the best possible way, while your understanding of relevant stakeholder and legal matters will underpin your ability to deliver a busy pipeline of work.

More information can be found in the Position Description.


Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network. We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life. We are focused on providing a workplace environment that is rewarding, enjoyable, healthy and productive for all employees, where contributions are valued and recognised, expectations are clear, and treatment is fair and equitable. 

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter.

Applications closes 11.59pm on 18 August 2022. 

For a confidential discussion, please contact Patrick Alewood, Manager Design and Production via email patrick.alewood@transport.vic.gov.au.

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness. Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Design Studio Manager (VPSG6)

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Patrick Alewood | patrick.alewood@transport.vic.gov.au

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Design Studio Manager (VPSG6)