Digital Designer - Toronto
31/08/22
Azure Publishing is a leading media brand with a focus on contemporary architecture and design. Among its properties are two print magazines – both with active websites and digital editions – and an international awards program.


Azure 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.


Responsibilities:

  • Designing and coding recurring responsive e-newsletters
  • Design and production of social media assets including videos/reels
  • Preparing and uploading content to websites and microsites
  • 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
  • Contribute ideas/input for best practices on digital 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 Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Excellent video editing and motion graphics skills
  • 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
  • Ability to produce and implement design under tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills

 

Assets:

  • Knowledge of SEO
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Google Analytics

 

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 health benefits package. To apply, please submit a resume and portfolio (PDF attachment or web link) referencing the job title to:


AZURE celebrates diversity and welcomes people from all backgrounds to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those under consideration will be contacted.