Position Title: Freelance Graphic Designers
Department: Dean’s Office, Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science (FEAS)
Supervisor’s Title: Manager, Marketing and Communications
Term: Freelance as needed
Closing: June 29, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.
Completion of a post-secondary degree program in graphic design, multimedia design, visual communications, or media production
Exceptional production / editorial skills with an intuitive sense of layout and design
Exceptional graphic design execution for digital and print vehicles that range across editorial content, social media assets, ads, direct mail pieces, motion graphics, PPTs, etc.
Ability to create and execute content-rich, engaging animated GIFs and HTML5 ads
Comfortable working within brand guidelines; ability to creatively interpret the Ryerson brand / style guidelines and the FEAS visual identity all the while adhering to industry and regulatory standards (i.e. AODA compliance, copyright, etc.).
Effectively manages assigned projects as directed; works collaboratively within project schedules and deadlines
Ability to convey strategic direction / requirements into visual designs
- Mastery of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and PowerPoint
- RGD designation considered an asset
Required skills and demonstrated knowledge
Demonstrated knowledge in the theory and application of graphic design including layout and composition, as related to web, print material, visual communication, typography, computer software applications, photography, video and motion graphics.