Designer - Toronto
sloane
19/04/17
Sloane Fine Tea Merchants is seeking a smart, passionate and talented designer.

 

Job Description: Contract work (ongoing).

 

We are a very small tea company with a focus on the highest craftsmanship and finest details. We create multi-faceted offerings and packaging of specialty teas we source directly from origin and blend here in our own facilities in Toronto & Vancouver for the food service, hospitality and specialty gift markets. Our company is extremely collaborative and requires a unique individual who shares our design values and passion for excellence. Our ideal candidate will bring with them their own inspirations and artistry when joining our team

 

Skills & Requirements:

  • Fearless grasp of typography
  • Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and the Macintosh OS
  • Strong illustration or photography skills a plus
  • Good listening and communication skills
  • Efficient multi-tasker
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • RGD designation considered an asset

 

Pay:  Commensurate with Experience


Timeline:  Immediate (10-15 hours/week)


Project: Working with Creative Director at Sloane Fine Tea Merchants to prepare the new packaging designs for 2017 & 2017 as well as help with ongoing day-day tidly-widly graphic design needs in regards to newsletters, social-media posts, posters and other marketing collateral produced.  This is an immediate need and position.


Opportunity for Future Work: Definite. Sloane Fine Tea Merchants has about 7 projects that are sitting to get going one by one over the next 12-18 months and there is opportunity for increased workload and commitment depending on the time availability of the Graphic Designer of choice.

 

Other:

Work created for our company is covered by a restrictive covenant - i.e. all rights belong to Sloane Fine Tea Merchants

 

Needed:

Submit your current CV and a concise PDF portfolio to careers@sloanetea.com

 

Deadline:

ASAP (cutoff would be 5 pm on Friday May 5, 2017)

 

At Sloane, we are an alliance of Fine Tea Merchants of premium specialty teas sourced directly from point-of-origin. We are the exclusive representatives in North America for the guild of gardens we represent, the most prized estate of which has been producing tea since 1899.