PTW is a 100% volunteer run and operated international aid organization. Our aim is to provide the world with access to quality education and facilitating healthier lifestyles. Through a network of skilled volunteers, we deliver a range of health and education initiatives at the individual, community, and global level. For more than a decade PTW has utilised emerging technologies to deliver our health and education initiatives, meeting the needs of an increasingly connected world.
This role requires an individual with excellent 2D graphic design and digital illustration skills married with strong leadership and management experience. PTW Magazine is a flagship within the publications arm of PTW’s health and education work. As the PTW Magazine Design lead, you will need a strong understanding of editorial work and lead a small team of designers to take written publications, promotions and infographics into a visually impressive online digital magazine.
This is a virtual and remote role, where the successful candidate is required to be available to conduct the relevant functions on a regular basis. Reliable access to internet, and a computer, in line with OHS workplace guidelines is essential.
Role Opportunity and Responsibilities:
This role has several responsibilities including:
Liaising and collaborating with PTW Global Enlightenment content writers to ensure content is represented visually in a digital magazine format every 2 months.
Bring creativity, innovation and excitement to the visuals of the magazine whilst remaining within the brand design guidelines and PTW policies and procedures
Guide, support and teach junior graphic designers on skills and techniques to improve visual imagery
Ensure the visual content of PTW instils and promotes the values of health, education and volunteering that PTW drives and inspires
Who This Role Is Suited For:
This role is suited for individuals with strong and proven experience in publications, along with working in a professional graphic design and publications or editorial role.
Strong management skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong digital literacy skills
Document management skills
Strong process management skills
Strong Adobe InDesign skills and access
Strong Adobe Illustrator skills and access
You will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with a passion for visual imagery, creative design, and artistic representation. You have a passion and interest for health, education, and volunteering; and enjoy the creative opportunity to represent and communicate this through outstanding and attractive graphic work. You are proactive, dedicate and able to juggle priorities whilst also knowing how to be flexible and adaptable to challenges or roadblocks in the development process. You have excellent communication skills and don’t need to wait to take action where needed.
What You Can Look Forward To When You Join Us:
As part of PTW you will get the opportunity to:
Learn and develop from other professionals and leaders in the industry
Have the opportunity to be empowered to changing lives
Be part of a like-minded team of volunteers from all over the world
Attend all PTW Community Engagement events for free
Flexible volunteering opportunities
Feeling satisfied and positive that you’re volunteer efforts are contributing to improving the health and education of those who need it
50 Camberwell Rd, , Hawthorn East, Melbourne, Victoria 3123, AU
Positively transforming the world through health and education.
Positively Transforming World is a volunteer run and operated organisation. Founded in Australia, we have volunteers from all over the world working together to bring positive change through health and education. PTW believes in skill based volunteering where volunteers are matched to roles in their professional or academic background. PTW also utilise volunteers in their local environment so that travel is not necessary. COVID-19 has also reinforced this and all our volunteer opportunities are currently digital online opportunities.
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We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
February 16, 2021
Graphic Design / Print
This is a virtual and remote role.
Weekly hours of volunteering = 3hrs
Volunteering Days: Flexible
Duration: Ongoing Part Time