Design Lead - Print/Textbooks at Edrolo

Full-Time, Content Production Team, Fitzroy, Melbourne, AU melbourne design product full-time
Description
Posted 9 days ago

About Edrolo

Our mission is simple: to improve education. We are a high-growth, fast-paced, values-driven company, building next-generation learning resources that are already in use in over 1,000 secondary schools across Australia.

The Role

At Edrolo, we are constantly improving and our Design Lead is an instrumental part of the continued improvements of our products. Working with an established team of designers this role will take our products, design and internal skillset to the next level.

This newly created role is perfect for someone who:

  • 5+ years graphic design experience in publishing and print resources - improving content and effective communication through design/typesetting
  • Deeply understands the product development process of printed resources and can help us to streamline this
  • Is strong in all visual design aspects; typography, composition, layout, colour schemes, imagery and illustrations
  • Is passionate about using design to create compelling connections with users
  • A people leader who thrives on upskilling and developing teams
  • Experience in the Adobe suite with particular strengths in InDesign and Illustrator

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver artefacts that set the standard for design excellence, from ideation to validation to execution
  • Work closely with a team of content authors and typesetters to create the next generation of educational resources
  • Upskill and lead an internal team of designers
  • Partner with delivery teams to ensure achievable designs within strict timeframes
  • Work closely with UX Lead on user research and testing activities to understand end-user needs and translate them into product strategy/design
  • Actively conduct design reviews to ensure our textbooks meet best practice
  • Product ownership, including defining, driving and delivering projects
  • Reconceptualise the overall product design vision, including the design of style guides and templates across digital and print

Benefits

  • A competitive salary that reflects your experience and expertise
  • True career development and progression opportunities, driven by fast business growth;
  • Tech startup vibe, with a great Fitzroy location
  • Opportunity to work with a passionate, driven, growing team;
  • Flexible working hours supported