Graphic Designer

Discover Opal! 

As part of the Nippon Paper Group, Opal is one of Australasia’s leading packaging and paper companies and we employ more than 4,500 team members across our operations. We manufacture goods that you see, touch and use every day and our customer base includes some of the biggest names in FMCG, Retail and Fresh Produce.  

We stand for innovation, smart solutions and sustainability and this is an exciting time to join us as we build our own unique culture fuelled by confidence, energy and passion.   


Discover the Opportunity 

Opal packaging is looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Graphic Designer to join our industry leading Innovation & Design team. You will assist in the creation, development and execution of packaging design solutions including; idea development, idea research, visual articulation and concept development through to finished art. Working with our Senior Graphic Designer you will play a pivotal role in supporting Opal's innovation and marketing initiatives both internally and externally.

You will contribute to the success of Opal by:

  • Working with the Senior Graphic Designer to put forward the best concepts for required brief within reasonable time and budget (following I & D design process).
  • Assisting in visual articulation of new packaging concepts to a high standard, assisting preparation of mood boards and images for presentations.
  • Assisting in the design of artwork for concepts onto finalised dielines provided by industrial designers that will be put forward for the brief.
  • Assisting in the Preparation of art for prototyping or pre-press production and the design of Opal branded items or files working within brand guidelines.
  • Visual research and idea development based on briefs from Senior Graphic Designer.


Discover Yourself

We are able to offer a varied career journey with experiential learning gained from cross-functional and lateral moves. We embrace diversity in all its forms and we look for curious individuals who thrive in an environment of change. Specifically for this role, we expect you will have;

  • Degree in Graphic Design, Graphic Communication or similar
  • 0-3 years’ experience in the graphic design industry
  • Ability to provide creative input into projects from concept development through to final art
  • Entry Level skills in the application of graphic design in packaging and FMCG projects
  • Ability to prioritise with good time management
  • Working knowledge (MAC) Adobe Creative Suite/Illustrator/InDesign/Photoshop
  • Working understanding of PowerPoint/Word/Excel


Please submit a portfolio with your application showcasing your experience and skills.

Discover moreby visiting our website at www.opalanz.com

For more information please contact Dean Jones on +614 91158351 or jump right in by sending us your CV.