First listed on: 06 August 2020

Graphic Design Officer

When life speeds up and becomes more complicated we yearn for simple things, like time, a sense of connection, stability, belonging to a community. We’ve had a good close up look and reckon that this is what Clarence Valley can deliver to your life and your family.

So, if you want what others have - that’s great. But just maybe we’re what you need.

Either way it really can’t hurt to check what living in the Clarence is all about.... right! 

Clarence Valley Council has reputation in the community for providing quality service and this is a credit to the teamwork, dedication and skill of our employees. We value our employees and provide a progressive, rewarding and flexible working environment. 

So... come join us in the Clarence Valley where we work, rest & play!

Checkout about living in the Clarence Valley here.

What you need to know...

  • permanent full time - 70 hours per fortnight
  • salary - $60,782 - $72,483 per annum, plus superannuation
  • flexible work options for a healthy work/life balance
  • location - Maclean
  • the opportunity to 'purchase' leave

About the role

We are seeking a can-do, enthusiastic, graphic designer to join our team. The Community & Industry Engagement team have a strong propensity to collaboration, utilising skillsets and sharing the load. A fulltime position is available for a creative thinker who can respond to a brief and work within our council and tourism brands. The capacity to work quickly and creatively while having an excellent eye for detail is required. Supporting council staff to inform our community is at the core of what we do.

Your days will be varied, working on signage to social stories and everything in between. Your role will have you working with a range of people across different projects. You'll use your innovative and collaborative design skills across digital and print platforms to reflect the values of Clarence Valley Council as well as showcase the beauty and diversity of the Clarence Valley and its people. 

Photography and video skills will be highly regarded.

Sound like you? Apply now.

Download the position description here.


For further information about this position, please contact Louise Gumb, Marketing and Brand Officer on (02) 6645 0205.

Closing date

Monday, 31 August 2020 at 11.30 pm (NSW time)

Other important information

You will also need to include a link to examples of past work or a portfolio. Please include a range of examples including print, digital, documents and anything else that showcases your creativity and technical ability. A space has been provided in the questions areas for the provision of a link. Additional attachment areas have been provided for other samples of past work and/or the provision of a portfolio.

This position is located at Council's Maclean office, however, this may change should business needs identify other work locations to be more appropriate to deliver our services in the future.

A probation period applies to this position.

How to apply:

  • All applications must be lodged online via Council's website
  • Once you start your online application you cannot save and return later. 
  • You may wish to prepare your responses in a Word document, and then copy and paste into the fields below.
  • Attachments such as certificates and licences must be combined into one document before you attach them to your application.
  • You must use your own email address and not one used previously by another person that has applied for a position with Council.
  • For further information about the selection process including tips on how to address the selection criteria please refer to the Careers page on the Clarence Valley Council website. 

For this application you will be required to supply a resume and relevant certificates and licences.


Council is an EEO employer and First Nations people are encouraged to apply.

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