Graphic Designer

Full Time
,
Toronto

Summary

The Graphic Designer will be required to perform a variety of duties related to designing digital ads and media unit. This include but are not limited to: concept creation, interactive banner units (similar skill to flash animation), basic web design, Wordpress editing and management. Other duties, relevant to the position, shall be assigned as required. 

Job Duties

  • Design and implement interactive banner ads, illustration, web design, creating vector graphics, website maintenance (Wordpress site), video and photo editing and design
  • Provide support to CEO, Partners, Director of Marketing Technology and/or departmental members as requested

Skills 

  • Graphic Design, Illustration, Web Design, Vector Graphics, Photoshop Expert,  Video Editing
  • Strong attention to detail and a good eye for layout
  • Good understanding of branding and visual identity
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Highly proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and other related products.
  • Understanding of Motion Graphics and how to work with animations.
  • Collaborative team player who works well with others

Technical Skills

  • Applications: Adobe Creative Suite
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • After Effects
  • Premier
  • Creative CC
  • Google Web Designer an Asset
  • Wordpress
  • Web Design:
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • Javascript, jQuery
  • Sketch App experience considered an asset
  • DFP experience considered an asset


Requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School diploma
  • Business Administration degree or diploma required in Digital Media Arts
  • 2-3 years' experience as a Graphic Designer, or relevant role, considered an asset


Work Conditions

  • Busy office setting
  • Manual dexterity required to use computer and peripherals 
  • Interact with visitors
  • Sitting for long periods 
  • Repetitive work
  • High variety of tasks and shifting priorities.


Core Competencies

  • Customer Focus
  • Desire to Learn
  • Quality Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Accountability and Dependability
  • Decision Making and Judgement
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Communication
  • Energy and Stress
  • Team Work