Graphic Designer

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

Valens GroWorks is looking for a successful graphic designer to join the team. This individual is a demonstrated multi-tasker, able to thrive in a fast-paced office and meets deadlines while accommodating last-minute changes. They will understand the rapidly changing design environment and be able to identify opportunities for the organization to improve. This is an exciting opportunity for a hard-working, creative designer who is interested in applying their professional qualifications in a developing industry.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conceptualize artwork and layout for publications, including print and digital versions, and adapting content for videos, mobile, social media and web
  • Create graphic elements such as illustrations, infographics charts, graphs and logos for print and online presentation
  • Edit images and photos for different media (print, web, video)
  • Design a variety of administrative tools including letters, envelopes, presentations and forms
  • Package and prepare projects for print (both in house and at commercial printers)
  • Consult with other staff members to discuss and adapt layout design
  • Ensure design is consistent with the organizational brand, quality and consistency, and update as needed
  • Apply your understanding of design principles and platforms to our work and keep an eye out for emerging design trends

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduated in the field of graphic design, digital arts and/or other design-based subjects
  • At least three years’ experience working as a professional graphic designer
  • Demonstrated creative eye for design as illustrated by your portfolio
  • Advanced knowledge of all applications within Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator) on a Windows-based desktop
  • Experience with mail out design including letters, letterhead, envelopes, inserts and InDesign data merge an asset
  • Experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Drupal Content Management Framework and HTML an asset
  • Solid computer skills including Microsoft Office
  • Proven use of best practices when producing print and digital materials
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Familiarity with social media platforms and their respective image and design specifications

Please send your resume and cover letter to k.mirkovich@valensgroworks.com

 


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