Digital Designer - Toronto
16/12/21
Azure Publishing has an opening for a Digital Designer. The ideal candidate will excel in a collaborative, fast-paced environment and have a knack for solving problems creatively and effectively.

 

Azure is a leading media brand with a focus on contemporary architecture and design. We produce the award-winning publications AZURE and Designlines. Both magazines have active websites, digital editions and social media channels. We also produce the AZ Awards, a competition that awards excellence in architecture and design from around the world.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Designing and coding recurring responsive e-newsletters
  • Preparing and uploading content to websites and microsites
  • Design and production of social media assets
  • Collaborating with the art, editorial, marketing and sales teams in the creation and production of materials to promote the magazines and the brand across all platforms
  • Design and production for editorial and print projects as required
  • Preparation of digital editions

 

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years work experience as a graphic designer, including digital design
  • Bachelor of Design or completion of graphic design programs
  • Excellent coding skills and strong knowledge in HTML/CSS, web and digital platforms
  • Expert knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Proficiency in After Effects
  • Experience working with WordPress and similar back-end sites and programs
  • Up-to-date with the latest web trends, social media trends, techniques and digital technologies
  • Must be organized and detail oriented with strong typographic and layout skills
  • Basic video editing and motion graphics skills
  • Ability to produce and implement design under tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Assets:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Google Analytics
  • Knowledge of SEO

 

This is a full-time role. Position is available immediately. Based in the lower Junction triangle of Toronto, our office is an open-concept space in a newly renovated, former industrial building. We offer a competitive salary and a group benefits package. To apply, please submit a resume and portfolio (PDF attachment or web link) referencing the job title to:

 

Application deadline: January 31, 2022

 

We thank you for your interest, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.