Graphic Designer

  • GoFor
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Feb 06, 2018
Full time Graphics

Job Description

Can you tell a story with beautiful, well-designed graphics? Because in this role, you’ll create meaningful, emotionally-rich relationships with our customers through timely, culturally-relevant, artful communications. Come to a company where your work will be front-and-center of a total redesign of print and web collateral — and furthermore, you’ll be able to produce without the layers of red tape!

You’ll be doing things like:

  • Help to define, and continuously evolve, our aesthetic and voice
  • Evolve our communication design language, systems, and guidelines
  • Create assets for every imaginable environment (in-home, in-store, digital, social etc.)
  • Make in every medium: from print to digital, to video, to clothing and hardware
  • Monitor progress and submit performance reports
  • Collaborate closely with marketing, product, and local teams
  • Inspire graphic and typographic craft throughout the company
  • Roll-up sleeves and contribute wherever needed

Who you are…

  • Relevant experience in graphic design for print and email collateral
  • Ability to create imaginative GIFS, edit video
  • Ability to create hand-drawn art and convert to vector
  • Own a portfolio of strong communication design work
  • Expertise with Creative Suite (and other Design tools)
  • Fluency in working with all trending social media channels
  • Deep understanding of layout, typography, and logo design
  • Problem solver who can manage time and handle occasional fast deadlines
  • Experienced with coordinating printing production processes