The candidate will have experience executing and presenting design solutions from conception to production in a collaborative environment.
Experience working with digital specialists to contribute to supporting web and social media is an asset. The candidate will ensure the design team promotes our clients’ brands by delivering accurate, exciting, strategy-driven work while respecting budgets and tight deadlines. Reporting to the Creative Director, the successful candidate will work in an open studio environment during regular business hours, collaborating with our other concept designers and with production artists, retouchers, photographers, project managers, and account directors, as well as with outside illustrators, photographers, and stock agencies.
* Candidates should attach/upload or provide a link to their portfolio of work.
- Idea generation to portray concepts, products, and services
- Layout and composite photo layout development within assigned design projects, from conception through refinements to completion
- Refining images, fonts, and layouts using primarily Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator software
- Designing original pieces, including the development of typographic and icon solutions
- Managing and reviewing the work of assisting designers, production artists, and outside services to maintain brand integrity and consumer communications with clarity and impact
- Maintaining brand consistency throughout expansive brand programmes
- Working with account and studio teams to ensure deadlines are met
- Keeping current with consumer trends, industry developments, and tools
- Minimum 5 years proven work experience in a similar role
- Portfolio of completed design projects
- Strong proficiency at a minimum with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
- Strong aesthetic skills with a flair for combining colors, fonts, and layouts
- Attention to visual and copy details
- Ability to meet deadlines and collaborate with a team
- Degree or college diploma in Design, Visual Arts or relevant field
- Knowledge of French as applied to bilingual communications is an asset
We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted