We encourage you to spend some time exploring our website to get to know our team, our clients, and our work. We’re passionate about social media and its ability to connect brands and audiences. If you think you’ve got something to bring to this team, we want to know you. We’re always on the lookout for potential new team members, contractors, and freelancers. Send your resume and cover letter to careers@innovatebyday.ca 

Graphic Design and Digital Content Intern

Duration: Full-time, 6-Month Contract

Requirements: Canadian Resident, Legally able to work in Canada, Eligible for the Career Launcher program

Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits

Location: Toronto, ON (Remote)

Description
Come work with us, remotely! 

You’re starting out in your career and have a thing for web graphics and social media.  

We’re a diverse, dynamic, and fun creative team working super closely on cool and interesting projects. 

Reporting to the Head of Projects, you’ll be an important member of a broader Projects team that creates content for social media platforms with the goal of activating audiences and driving measurable results. This is a full-time contract position for a 6-month term through the Career Launcher program. You’ll be working remotely, and you’re required to be a Canadian resident, legally entitled to work in Canada. You will be expected to work in regular business hours in the Eastern time zone (ET). 

You will receive in-depth on-the-job training and continue your professional development,  gaining knowledge and skills via remote on-the-job experience. 

Your key skillset includes strong graphic design skills and knowledge (including photo editing and typography), demonstrated critical thinking skills, and great attention to detail.

Supporting our Projects Team, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore the role of an Online Community Manager, creating ongoing content and assisting in moderating multiple social channels for various projects (as needed).

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Ideating and executing graphic design projects in Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator, in consultation with our Projects Team
  • Collaborating with senior staff in the planning, execution and optimization of digital and social campaigns
  • Communicating with the team regarding tactical aspects of graphic design and assisting the Head of Projects by facilitating information and answering questions
  • Staying informed on trending topics and emerging news in association with the current projects
  • Assisting with research and day-to-day communication with Project Team members as appropriate
  • Taking detailed notes in meetings and parsing out relevant information including action items, next steps and timelines
  • May include: special assignments as required by the CEO & President (may include creative problem solving, working with multiple departments and extensive research)

Skills & Qualifications

  • Strong graphic design skills and knowledge, including photo editing and typography, file formats, optimization for web and social media an asset
  • Proficient in the following software:
    • macOS, including iCal and Mail
    • Adobe Creative Suite (with a focus on Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
    • G-Suite (Gmail, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Calendar) 
    • MS Office, including Word and Excel, an asset
    • Pages, Keynote and Numbers an asset
    • WordPress knowledge is an asset
    • Final Cut X an asset
  • Familiarity with Website Design is considered an asset
  • Ability to prioritize tasks; handles matters expeditiously, proactively, and follows-through on projects to successful completion, often with deadline pressures
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Strong organizational and written skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and listening communications skills
  • Ability to interact patiently, tactfully, and effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to function professionally and pleasantly during periods of high intensity
  • Honest and trustworthy, respectful and reliable
  • Demonstrated tact and professionalism
  • The ability to speak, read and write in French is considered an asset
  • Experience working in the arts & culture or for a not-for-profit organization is an asset
  • A professional portfolio that demonstrates previous work samples

Qualified interns are:

  • Post-secondary graduates
  • Underemployed (employed below their level of education or work part-time)
  • Between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the internship
  • Canadian citizens, permanent residents or persons granted refugee status in Canada*
  • Legally allowed to work according to the relevant provincial and Canadian legislation and regulations
  • Available to work for at least six months
  • Not employees of the hiring employer prior to the start of their internship (does not apply to previous coop students or student interns)

*Refugee protection must be conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. Persons awaiting refugee status, as well as those who hold a temporary visitor visa, student visa or work visa, are ineligible to participate in a Youth Employment and Skills Strategy initiative.

Sound like a fit? Send your cover letter and resume to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca

ATTN: Chloe Perelgut

Deadline: October 15, 2020, at 5:00 pm

Please include the subject line: Graphic Design and Digital Content Intern

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This position would be part of the Career Builder Program.

Freelance Web Developer

Duration: Freelance

Requirements: Canadian Resident, Legally able to work in Canada

Rate: (Commensurate with experience)

Location: Toronto, ON (Remote)

Description
Come work with us, remotely! 

Innovate By Day is seeking a talented freelance Web Developer with proven track record developing for WordPress and building WordPress plugins. The successful candidate will be highly skilled in JavaScript, PHP, HTML5 and CSS3.

We are seeking someone with a passion for problem-solving to be a key player in web development, working alongside our team. The immediate focus will be on front end and back end development.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrated ability to work in fast paced, team environment in a key development role
  • Proven record working on complex web applications and responsive websites using JavaScript, PHP, HTML, CSS3, jQuery, JSON with clean code
  • Experience with WordPress CMS, WordPress backend modification, WordPress theme creation, child themes, and SQL
  •  Experience developing or modifying plugins where custom needs require
  • Taking detailed notes in meetings and parsing out relevant information including action items, next steps and timelines

Skills & Qualifications

  • Proficient in the following software:
  • Familiarity with Website Design is considered an asset
  • Familiarity with mobile app programming for iOS or Android is an asset.
  • Familiarity with cloud services such as Google Cloud Platform or AWS is an asset.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks; handles matters expeditiously, proactively, and follows-through on projects to successful completion, often with deadline pressures
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively
  • Strong organizational and written skills
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and listening communications skills
  • Ability to interact patiently, tactfully, and effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Ability to function professionally and pleasantly during periods of high intensity
  • Honest and trustworthy, respectful and reliable
  • Demonstrated tact and professionalism
  • Ability to speak, read and write in French is considered an asset
  • Experience working in the arts & culture or for a not-for-profit organization is an asset

Sound like a fit? Send your cover letter and resume to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca

ATTN: Chloe Perelgut

Please include the subject line: Freelance Web Developer

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Innovate By Day – UX/UI Designer

Duration: Full-time, Six Month Contract
Requirements: Canadian Citizen, Ontario Resident
Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits
Location: Toronto, ON

Application Deadline: Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at 5:00 pm Eastern Time

Description

Innovate By Day is seeking a dynamic UX/UI Designer to join our team and assist with improving the design of Innovate By Day’s website, as well as websites and apps for our clients.

The UX/UI Designer will be tasked with the optimization and digitalization of Innovate By Day’s online public persona through its website and social media. Responsibilities include analysis, market research, wireframe creation, and user interface design, prototyping both desktop and mobile applications and websites, and performing quality assurance at various stages of development.

For Innovate By Day, and client projects, they will be responsible for conducting and analyzing primary and secondary research (such as user research interviews). Creating designs that speak to the target audiences, keeping in mind both aesthetics and usability. This will include evaluating market research, competitive analysis, and user flows.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct competitive analyses of other websites that operate in the same space
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look.
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders.
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours and images
  • Work independently and as part of a team

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in UX Design, or equivalent training
  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Experience wireframe and mockup tools and design principles
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software
  • Passionate about human-centred design.
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Excellent time-management skills

Please forward a cover letter and CV/resume as a PDF or Word Document to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca
ATTN: Hiring Committee
Deadline: 5 pm ET September 15, 2020
Please include the subject line: “UX/UI Designer Job Posting”

Thank you for your interest in the position, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone or walk-in inquiries, please. All applications will be kept in confidence.

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Innovate By Day – Project Manager

Duration: Full-time, Permanent
Requirements: Canadian Citizen, Ontario Resident, 2 - 4 years of experience
Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits
Location: Toronto, ON

Application Deadline: April 29, 2019

Description

We are currently seeking a dynamic emerging or mid-level Project Manager to ensure the successful delivery of various client-centric campaigns they are assigned to. We are looking for a candidate that will be responsible for driving clients campaign strategies, day-to-day communications and over-seeing project deliverables. The successful candidate is able to adhere to deadlines, manage multiple projects simultaneously, is fluent with social media platforms and has a passion for digital media, television and film. Experience and knowledge of the Canadian film and television industry is an asset.

Innovate By Day is a leading strategic marketing and digital content studio located in Toronto. We work with clients in the entertainment and cultural industries, ranging from film and television series, organizations, to rising and established talent. We work with entertainment brands, production companies, lifestyle brands, educational industries offering strategic planning, dynamic campaigns that grow online communities, event management, digital and social media content, promotion, public relations and paid media expertise. Innovate By Day's clients include: Telefilm Canada, eOne, CBC, Ontario Creates, ImagineNATIVE, Cameron Pictures, Tracey Deer, Rezolution Films.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Project Management - 75%

  • Management of all client communication on a project and ensuring the campaign goals and vision are met or exceeded, on time and on budget
  • Management of the project workflow, budget and coordination with internal cross-functional teams (graphics, video, analytics, business affairs)
  • Lead weekly project meetings and drive campaign course correction when needed
  • Prepare and maintain project documentation (creative briefs, status reports, internal meeting notes, client meeting notes)
  • Create and lead strategic campaigns based on client objectives
  • Manage project administration, including presentation decks, creative briefs workback schedules, project status reports (internal and/or external) and post mortem reports
  • Monitor and proactively communicate changes in scope throughout the project lifespan with client(s) and internal teams
  • Write copy for presentation decks, analytics reports, websites, digital ads, and other digital assets
  • Manage all aspects of complex projects including live events and productions, video shoots, online advertisements
  • Oversee the production of content (including video, graphics and digital development)
  • Work independently and as part of a team

Strategy, Planning and Reporting - 25%

  • Build social and digital media strategies, content distribution plans, and editorial schedules to expand reach and engagement for various clients
  • Plan and strategize paid media campaigns to achieve client objectives and goals
  • Identify opportunities for growth, maximization of SEO and increased online discoverability within campaigns
  • Provide client facing campaign reports as well as internal post reports

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Degree from an accredited college or university in marketing, communications or social media.
  • 2-4 years experience in a project/account management role ideally in an agency environment
  • Must have strong creative, strategic, analytical, communication, management and organizational skills
  • Knowledge, experience and understanding of project management, workbacks, strategic documentation and the management of people.
  • Exceptional writing and copy editing skills. Experience creating B2B and B2C copy.
  • Knowledge, experience, and understanding of online analytics tools and aggregators, digital technology, search engine optimization (SEO), new trends and the latest in social media innovation.
  • Proficiency with social media management tools and a solid understanding of social analytics
  • Experience with paid media campaigns (digital and social)
  • Strong computer skills (Mac, G Suite, MS Office). Adobe Creative Suite, graphic design and video editing is an asset
  • Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment and have the ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Bilingualism (French/English) is an asset

Please forward a cover letter and CV/resume as a PDF or Word Document to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca
ATTN: Hiring Committee
Deadline: 6 pm ET April 29, 2019
Please include the subject line: “Project Manager Job Posting”

Thank you for your interest in the position, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone or walk-in inquiries, please. All applications will be kept in confidence.

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Innovate By Day – Digital and Social Media Specialist

Duration: Full-time, Permanent
Requirements: Canadian Citizen, Ontario Resident, 1 - 4 years of experience
Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits
Location: Toronto, ON

Application Deadline: April 29, 2019

Description

We are currently seeking an experienced dynamic Digital and Social Media Specialist to join our team. This individual is highly organized, understands the distinctions of social media platforms, and loves digital media, television and film and has strong writing skills. This individual must have a keen desire to learn, adapt and grow. If you enjoy being part of a team, are motivated and an ambitious tech-savvy person, we would love to meet you!

Innovate By Day is a leading strategic marketing and digital content studio located in Toronto. We work with clients in the entertainment and cultural industries, ranging from film and television series, organizations, to rising and established talent. We work with entertainment brands, production companies, lifestyle brands, educational industries offering strategic planning, dynamic campaigns that grow online communities, event management, digital and social media content, promotion, public relations and paid media expertise. Innovate By Day's clients include: Telefilm Canada, eOne, CBC, Ontario Creates, ImagineNATIVE, Cameron Pictures, Tracey Deer, Rezolution Films.

Role and Responsibilities

Community Management - 60%

  • Curate and create copy for social posts and digital ads
  • Create, implement and optimize social media and communication campaigns
  • Actively utilize social media listening tools to monitor online conversations, trends, levels of engagement, reach and traction for multiple clients
  • Ensure that brands are represented authentically online
  • Assist with the implementation and management of online advertisement campaigns
  • Engage, respond and flag community messaging in a timely manner
  • Conduct research into projects, coordinate outreach to groups and organizations
  • Provide administrative support to the project management team
  • Coordinate with Project Management team members to ensure community needs are being met
  • Monitor, track and report on feedback, online reviews, and campaigns including evaluating campaign effectiveness
  • Stay up-to-date with digital technology trends
  • Ability to assist with graphic design and video editing work is an asset

Project Coordination - 30%

  • Coordinate all aspects of client projects including live events and productions, video shoots, online advertisements
  • Conduct data analysis (analytics)
  • Tracking, and making recommendations.
  • Produce campaign update reports
  • Work independently and as part of a team
  • Interact proactively and with clients

Field Production - 10%

  • Coordinate and execute client video shoots with the project manager (includes communication with talent and clients)
  • Research and develop strategic content with project managers for various client projects
  • On-set assistance - coordinate with the internal video production team to execute client projects

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 1 - 4 years experience in a digital, marketing, or social media position in a professional setting preferably in film, entertainment, arts or public relations field
  • Post-secondary diploma, degree or equivalent, preferably in Communications, Marketing, Digital Marketing or similar
  • Knowledge, experience, and understanding of online analytics tools and aggregators, digital technology, search engine optimization (SEO), new trends and the latest in social media innovation
  • Exceptional writing skills with the ability to hone and utilize different voices
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Demonstrated experience in online marketing, promotion and/or social media strategy and campaign management
  • Strong computer skills (Mac, G Suite, MS Word, Excel, Adobe Creative Suite, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter analytics, Hootsuite)
  • Experience working collaboratively
  • Adaptable to a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend work depending on client/campaign needs and a fast-paced environment
  • Bilingualism (French/English) is an asset

Please forward a cover letter and resume to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca
ATTN: Hiring Committee
Deadline: 6 pm ET April 29, 2019
Please include the subject line: “Digital and Social Media Specialist”

Thank you for your interest in the position, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone or walk-in inquiries, please. All applications will be kept in confidence.

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Innovate By Day – Publicist

Duration: Full-time, Permanent
Requirements: Canadian Citizen, Ontario Resident, 2-4 years of experience
Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits
Location: Toronto, ON

Application Deadline: April 29, 2019

Description

We are currently seeking a Publicist who is a strong writer with a track record of successfully securing press coverage to join our growing team. The position will offer exposure to various aspects of account work such as drafting media materials, building media lists and relationships, media outreach, brainstorming pitch angles and securing coverage in national press campaigns. The Publicist will be the point of contact for all communications needs for Innovate By Day and our clients. Excellent written and verbal communication skills are crucial, as is a deep knowledge of and passion for entertainment. Your work style must be defined by creativity, teamwork and dedication.

Innovate By Day is Canada’s leading strategic marketing & digital content studio specializing in the entertainment industry. Our client roster includes Canadian broadcasters (CBC, Bell Media, Rogers Media, Corus Entertainment), film and television production companies, industry associations and emerging innovation companies. Experience in the film/television industry and/or a strong passion for creating engaging content is an asset. Our enthusiasm for fandoms and desire to connect directly with audiences drives our work. We are a collaborative, creative environment where employees are valued, teamwork is encouraged, and ideas are nurtured. Find out more by visiting our website: innovatebyday.ca

Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain relationships with editors, bloggers, journalists, etc.
  • Build and update tailored media lists with national and regional press and bloggers
  • Manage PR calendar: appointments, press previews, event dates, etc.
  • Assist with all press events, speaking engagements, RSVP lists, event prep and set up, on-site management
  • Assist with content creation and copywriting as needed
  • Drafting and distribution of press releases
  • Creation of press kits and EPK content
  • Coordinate interviews, press junkets and on set press when necessary
  • Monthly client reporting; communicating with clients regularly via email, phone and in person
  • Send all press clippings as they publish or print for media reporting to the client and the team internally
  • Work with the Project Managers and Social team to ensure all press and messaging are being captured and distributed to clients and on social
  • Create and implement media relations strategies - including but not limited to series launches, ongoing corporate communications and event publicity
  • Monitor all industry related press
  • Set-up and monitor alerts for all of IBD’s projects and clients
  • Brainstorm and present unique opportunities to continue to elevate Innovate By Day’s profile
  • Act as an advocate on behalf of the brand to the press
  • Maintain and build excellent relationships with talent
  • Work with the Account and Creative team to explore and identify ways to integrate communications into business strategies and marketing campaigns
  • Liaise and coordinate with the team on a day-to-day basis
  • Handle special projects as assigned
  • Maintain project files as required
  • Provide media reports to clients post launch

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Degree from an accredited college or university and 2-4 years experience in communications or public relations
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience and a passion for the entertainment industry
  • Organization and enjoyment of multi-tasking in a fast-paced, high-pressure work environment
  • Interest in participating in a wide variety of PR campaigns (entertainment, talent, non-profit, lifestyle brands, etc.)
  • Attention to detail in everything you do
  • Ability to work effectively under deadlines and juggle several assignments simultaneously
  • Ability to distinguish and behave with a good sense of decorum
  • Proven understanding of the media landscape
  • Copywriting and editing experience
  • Second language skills appreciated

Other Specialized Skills:

  • Experience using: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, G Suite, Adobe Design Suite, Mailchimp and/or other press distribution tools

Please forward a cover letter and resume by email only to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca
ATTN: Hiring Committee
Deadline: 6 pm ET April 29, 2019
Please include the subject line: “Publicist Job Posting”

Thank you for your interest in the position, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone or walk-in inquiries, please. All applications will be kept in confidence.

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Innovate By Day - Bilingual Assistant Video Editor/Production Coordinator

Duration: Full-time, 6-Month Contract

Requirements: Canadian Citizen, Ontario Resident, at least 1 year of experience

Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits

Location: Toronto, ON

Description:

Innovate By Day is a strategic marketing and digital content studio located in Toronto. We work with a variety of clients in the entertainment and cultural industries, ranging from film and television series to rising and established talent. We work with entertainment brands, production companies, lifestyle brands, educational industries and more.

We are currently seeking a Bilingual Assistant Video Editor/Production Coordinator.  Ideally, you are a French-first coordinator who has some proficiency in editing. Do you thrive organizing things in your life and the lives of others? If so, this role might be for you.

What you'll be doing as an Assistant Video Editor/ Production Coordinator in this role:

  • Ingesting, logging and managing video footage, audio files, graphics and other assets
  • Using online tools to facilitate the video review process
  • Exporting files (both archival masters and compressed versions in online formats)
  • Backing up and Archiving of content
  • Reviewing exports and quality assurance
  • Scheduling video shoots
  • Managing all equipment
  • Picking up gear rentals
  • Set-up and tear down of lights and camera before and after shoots
  • Uploading finished videos to Vimeo
  • Update online scheduling system with post production dates
  • Manage all transcriptions for all videos
  • Creating credits, titling and captioning (SRT files)
  • Working with the Video Editing Team to manage the overall strategy of daily content
  • Working closely with the larger team to plan activities, including the production and creation of engaging, informative and entertaining video content for all social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter
  • Editing assistance with other broadcast and non-broadcast content material as required, working closely with the Video Department Team
  • Staying informed on trending topics and emerging news in association with the current projects
  • Occasional Assistant Videography: b-roll and second camera operator on location and in-studio
  • Conducting research
  • Supporting the Community Management team and covering tasks while the team are away
  • Packaging for short-form video content: editing existing material into short optimized videos for all digital media, including client websites and social media platforms

Other tasks and duties will be assigned, as required.

Our ideal candidate:

  • 1-2 years of post-production experience as an editor/assistant editor or production coordinator
  • Experience and technical knowledge of video and digital production
  • Experience working with editing software (specifically Final Cut Pro X and Adobe CC Suite), production equipment, project management software
  • Excellent organizational skills and experience working with multiple projects, deliverables, computer literate, preferably on Macs
  • Strong communication skills- written and spoken
  • Project coordination/management skills and ability to work to tight deadlines and juggle numerous tasks

Application process:

Please forward cover letter and resume to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca

ATTN: Jill Rosenberg

Deadline: May 17, 2019

Please include the subject line: Assistant Video Editor/Production

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This position would be part of the Digital Skills for Youth Program as part of the Youth Employment Strategy initiative by the Canadian Government.

Innovate By Day – Junior Web and Graphic Designer

Duration: Full-time, 6-Month Contract

Requirements: Canadian Citizen, Ontario Resident, at least 1 year of experience

Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits

Location: Toronto, ON

Description

Innovate by Day is seeking a web and graphic designer for a fast paced, strategic marketing and digital content studio situated on the Danforth in Toronto. Applicants must be creative, detail oriented, articulate, eager, independent, confident, able to juggle multiple tasks with time sensitive deadlines.

Innovate By Day is Canada’s leading strategic marketing & digital content studio specializing in the entertainment industry. Our client roster includes Canadian broadcasters (CBC, Bell Media, Rogers Media, Corus Entertainment), film and television production companies, industry associations and emerging innovation companies. Experience in the film/television industry and/or a strong passion for creating engaging content is an asset. Our enthusiasm for fandoms and desire to connect directly with audiences drives our work. We are a collaborative, creative environment where employees are valued, teamwork is encouraged, and ideas are nurtured. Find out more by visiting our website: innovatebyday.ca

What you'll be doing as a Web and Graphic Designer in this role:

  • Designing for web and digital assets including: slider banners, websites, social media posts, video content, motion graphics, and more!
  • Adhering to guidelines outlined for each brand
  • Collaborating with lead creatives, project managers and department heads to create concepts, templates and ideate
  • Graphic design from concept through to final files
  • Ensuring creative works in both French and English

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Work closely with the team and clients to ensure that website is designed to meet business goals
  • Gather user requirements for layout design relevant pages across different platforms, using customer journey
  • Ensure design is in line with the user experience, usability and best practices
  • Is extremely organized and able to manage several projects simultaneously. Knows how to prioritize, ask questions and meet deadlines
  • Is an excellent communicator, both verbal and written; and a good listener

Requirements

  • University or College Degree in Web Design, Graphic Design or a related field
  • At least 1 year of professional experience
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Suites (specially in Photoshop, Illustrator and XD)
  • Solid understanding of web design best practices and CSS
  • Self-motivated to take initiative and ownership of your work
  • Ability to multi-task and manage competing deadlines
  • Attention to detail, typography, and interactivity
  • Experienced in Motion Graphics is a bonus
  • Consistently up-to-date with the latest design trends and best practices
  • Ability to collaborate well with everyone at Innovate By Day
  • A professional portfolio that demonstrates previous work samples

Please forward cover letter and resume to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca

ATTN: Mahmood Chowdhury

Deadline: May 10, 2019

Please include the subject line: “Junior Web and Graphic Designer Job Posting”

Innovate by Day is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity and inclusion at all stages of the hiring process. Innovate welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This position would be part of the Digital Skills for Youth Program as part of the Youth Employment Strategy initiative by the Canadian Government.