Studio Badu

Freelance Graphic Designer


Graphic Designer

We're on the look out for a Freelance Graphic Designer to join our team.

We are a small growing design studio based in St Kilda. Our clients include a range of small to medium businesses to which we offer brand identity and visual communication design services.

About the role:

  • Project based work, with a view to move to part-time/full time this year;

  • This role is in-house, at our studio in St Kilda, Melbourne;

  • You will be working on a range of projects spanning across brand identities, print design and digital as well as web design.

About you:

  • You are extremely motivated, driven and passionate about design;

  • Qualified graphic designer;

  • Freelancer with an interest to move to a full time position;

  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience;

  • Minimalism is your design philosophy;

  • Efficient and able to work quickly as some projects have tight deadlines;

  • You can check your own work and have a high attention to detail;

  • Excellent skills in following brand guidelines and executing briefs;

  • Able to take direction;

  • You are comfortable taking and giving constructive feedback;

  • Great written and verbal communication;

  • Reliable, respectful and honest;

  • Great time management;

  • Your InDesign and Illustrator skills come naturally and are second nature;

  • You get excited to dissect a branding brief and create ideas for identity concepts;

  • You are highly proficient in the latest Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat;

  • Knowledge of pre-press and preparing finished art for different mediums;

  • You have a can-do attitude and eagerness to learn more;

  • You’re curious about emerging platforms and always keen to improve your skill set;

  • You’re tech savvy, great with people, well presented and happy to do what it takes to get the job done;

  • You thrive working alone or collaborating with a small team.


  • Adobe Creative Cloud;

  • General knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • General understanding and knowledge of social media;

  • Mac environment;

  • Experience with Squarespace (bonus but not essential).

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!
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Please include your expected hourly/day rates in your application with your PDF portfolio - no Microsoft Word documents please. Due to the volume of applications, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.