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Carry Jobs 2014
Sick of doing what you’re doing? Not being challenged? Need a change? Well, they say a change is like a holiday. And we all love holidays, right?
So, we thought we’d do you all a solid and let you know about some awesome jobs that have just popped up and are primed for the taking. Get your CVs ready…
Warning: if your boss is lurking over your shoulder click this window shut immediately, and return later on to plot the next chapter in your life, without the douchebag lurking behind you.
Want to help reinvent how wallets should be, working in a small but awesome design team to help the world carry better? As part of the design team, you’ll be conceiving, designing and refining slim leather goods. You’ll also work with graphic designers to make sure that the design is presented and communicated well. This can be done as a 3 month contract, or as full time employment.
It’s based in Bellroy HQ near Bells Beach in Australia, a stone’s throw from some of the best waves in the world and an hour from one of the coolest cities, Melbourne. I work with these guys, trust me, they’re truly rad!
DAKINE lives in a number of action sports markets – Surf, Snowboard, Ski, Skate, Windsurf, Kite, and Bike and they build a wide range of packs and bags for both sexes. They’re big and awesome and their team love doing these sports in their spare time. If you want to oversee and manage the design, development, and production of all women’s lifestyle bags and packs, then this is for you.
We love Triple Aught Design, they’re a boutique maker of fantastic tactical gear. They’re based in San Francisco’s historic Dogpatch neighborhood and are looking for a full-time Graphic Designer & Artist to bring along a fresh, creative, and energetic expression to their brand. Whilst expanding their collection of original 2-D artwork via graphic t-shirts, morale patches, stickers and other mediums, and supporting their visual media production across various channels. Sound like you?
If you wanna work in design for a small growing company, you love PAD (currently version 5.0) and you’ve been owning it for years, then read on. For this position, you will report directly to the Creative Director and will be a part of the creative evolution and design of all the new GORUCK gear. Their aim is to make the best stuff on the planet and represent the very best of American manufacturing, so it’s a tall order. But it definitely sounds like an awesome challenge.
Samsonite make awesome travel bags and luggage, combining notable style with the latest technology to fulfil the travel and lifestyle needs of the sophisticated traveller. This gig’s based in Saltrio, Italy (Varese) and there you’ll be part of the Soft Side Design team reporting to the Design Manager. You’ll be mainly responsible for supporting the design team during all stages of the product development cycle from concept through production. Feel like moving to Italy?
The Nau (pronounced ‘now’) are looking for someone with vision and leadership for their Creative Studio Team. You’ll develop and execute the creative tone for the Nau brand. This will include overseeing the art direction and editing of all studio and lifestyle photography, seasonal workbooks, look books, trade show booths, social media, blog, marketing campaigns, emails, PR, POP, retail store environments and all brand related communication. Now’s the time to take the reins of something special…