Graphic Designer - Toronto
05/10/18

The Workhouse is a sum of talented individuals, working together to achieve meaningful communication solutions that offer a balance of strategy and design. We create considered design for coveted brands. Adapting and ever-evolving with the changing professional landscape to achieve design excellence; our team is strengthened by our collaborative approach and attention to detail. This fusion of expertise and carefully tailored solutions is a unique and signature experience offered at our agency.

 

Job Summary

As a Graphic Designer, you will assists with conceptualizing, creating and crafting design & layouts into formats for digital and printed communications. You will be responsible for creating original design solutions that align with the brief and time expectations of the project with the guidance and direction provided by the Creative Director, Art Director and guidance from the Account Management Team. You will report directly to the Creative Director.

 

Responsibilities & Skills

  • Excellent communication skills and professional attitude
  • Designs highest level creative projects
  • Manage your time efficiently and will be responsible to keep accurate up-to-date time sheets
  • Collaborative and able to work with different internal team members to create enticing and innovative designs
  • Prioritize and execute tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Creative and efficient multi-tasker
  • Assist in brainstorming concepts for multiple projects
  • Review and collaborate on all new concepts and major campaigns with Creative Director/ Art Director from concept through to production
  • Present designs and concepts that accurately address project objectives
  • Able to design according to style and brand guidelines
  • Consult and problem solve with internal and external printing shops and other vendors
  • Attend client briefings
  • Ability to work independently on projects
  • Able to do mock-up

 

Personal Attributes

  • Creative design thinker
  • Strategic, conceptual and forward-thinking
  • Confident, professional and enthusiastic
  • Motivated, anticipatory and eager
  • Proactive and collaborative
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Analytical and problem solving ability
  • Self-motivated
  • Curious
  • Desire to learn

 

Technical Skills

  • Excellent typography skills is a must

 

Must have proficiency in:

  • Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)

 

Understanding / experience with:

  • Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel
  • Online platforms HTML5, UX/UI design
  • Video editing skills a bonus but not essential

 

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