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About Rip Curl…

Rip Curl is a brand for, and about, the crew on The Search. The products we make, the events we run, the riders we support, and the values we strive to uphold… this is all part of the Search that Rip Curl is on.

Rip Curl is a group of dedicated people around the world who share the fun and adventurous spirit, who share the desire to live The Search and who share the commitment to creating innovative functional and durable products for all those people who share the spirit of The Search.

Rip Curl, the Ultimate Surfing Company.  

About the role…

We have a vacancy for an exceptionally creative designer who can confidently contribute towards both regional and global design direction. The role is a Senior Graphic Designer for our Girlswear Apparel and Accessories Department. The position is permanent and full-time, located at our Global head office in Torquay.

Fundamental responsibilities of this position include designing a variety of placement graphics and yardages for our women’s swim, apparel and accessories ranges. As well as completing accurate specification sheets, preparing tech packs and liaising closely with Product Developers and suppliers regarding specifications, range development, quality and delivery.

What we are searching for…

This is a unique opportunity to combine a lifestyle and career within the surfing industry. You must have an affinity for the surf lifestyle and the ability to understand the surf market and consumer. You must have a creative flair, a passion for design, a sturdy work ethic and the ability to work as part of a fast-paced team.

Our ideal candidate will have strong creative graphic ability including hand rendering skills, garment construction and fabric knowledge along with the ability to design both commercial and directional surfwear graphics and yardages are key requirements to succeed in this role. You will have quality demonstrated graphic design experience, preferably within the surf/street apparel market, a Degree in Graphic Design and excellent skills in Photoshop and Illustrator. The role has a travel requirement so our successful candidate will need to be able to attend interstate and international work trips.

How to apply…

If you believe you can create an impact within the women’s apparel at Rip Curl, submit your CV and folio HERE and join us on The Search.