We are looking for a Graphic Designer to work for our multifaceted organisation.

TAFT present a number of festivals including WOMAD, The Powerco Taranaki Garden Spectacular and The Taranaki Arts Festival. We are a small, highly efficient New Plymouth based team and we’re looking for a new Graphic Designer who can hit the ground running and be the visionary that takes our festival brands to new heights.

The Graphic Designer will be responsible for:
Providing creative and high quality graphic design services for all festivals. Day-to-day tasks will include a wide range of promotional artwork for print and digital comprising of press ads, posters, flyers, brochures, web banners, digital banners, video and Facebook content to name a few.

You will be responsible for juggling multiple pieces of artwork simultaneously, be confident in setting up artwork for print as well as digital, have experience in managing your own timelines and using your own initiative to deliver high quality work that's delivered on time.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • A graphic design qualification
  • Experience across multiple media design and development tools including Adobe creative cloud  (Indesign, photoshop, illustrator) and  video editing (Final cut pro or Adobe Premiere Pro)
  • The ability to work flexibly, juggle projects and meet deadlines

The graphic designer position is a part-time, in-house role. The right candidate will need to be flexible with hours to work with each festival’s marketing activity phases.  


Application timeline:



Applications close

Friday, 2nd February 2018

Shortlisted applicants notified

Thursday, 8th February

Interviews, preferred appointment and contract negotiation

12th – 19th February

Start Date  

Thursday, 22nd February