Innovate By Day – Graphic Designer

Duration: Full-time, Permanent
Requirements: Canadian Citizen, Ontario Resident, 3+ years of experience
Salary: (Commensurate with experience) + benefits
Location: Toronto, ON

Description

Innovate by Day is seeking an experienced graphic designer (with motion graphic experience) 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 Graphic Designer in this role:

  • Designing for social and digital assets including: websites and banners, social media posts, video content, motion graphics, print ads, 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

  • Knows how to create and/or follow specific brand guidelines on all aspects of the brand representation
  • Will ensure that brand compliance is consistent throughout the property and on all media channels
  • 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 Graphic Design or related field
  • 3+ years of professional experience
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Suites (specially in Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier & After Effects)
  • 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 Apple Motion 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 strong professional portfolio that demonstrates previous work samples

Please forward cover letter and resume to:

Email: careers@innovatebyday.ca
ATTN: Mahmood Chowdhury
Deadline: December 14, 2018
Please include the subject line: “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 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.