junior creative designer, Waterloo

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contact
randstad canada
job type
temporary
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job details

posted
location
waterloo, ontario
sector
sales and marketing
job type
temporary
reference number
2184765STFEN
contact
randstad canada
apply now

job description

Are you a motivated and creative professional with a passion for delivering great work across digital and print design? Our client's internal creative team is looking to add a talented individual who will help deliver great content to clients. We’re looking for someone who:

- Takes pride in their work and pays attention to every detail, making sure everything is just right.
- Has drive to take on new challenges and test new techniques in their work.
- Likes to partner with, and learn from a diverse group of peers from across the business

If this sounds like you, we want to meet you. We want you to bring your passion, creativity and energy to our talented creative team.

Role Summary:

Reporting to the Manager of CE Creative Services, the Junior Creative Designer will provide production and design expertise, helping to deliver key initiatives for the Sun Life Client Experience Office division and all of its customer segments. This role provides production and design consultation and execution of key new business, retention materials in print, html emails and digital online materials. The right candidate will demonstrate the ability to multi-task and communicate ideas, balancing creative thinking with time management and strong interpersonal skills.

Main Accountabilities:

• Deep understanding of production methods and technical specifications necessary to produce templated and non-templated print, html and digital design tactics
• Support design requirements in print, digital communications and social media channels, including but not limited to; html emails, CSS emails, webinars, videos, mobile & tablet apps and social media tools
• Adopt and follow CE Creative Services best practices and processes
• Work closely with CE Creative Services Manager and/or team members to evolve creative concepts into production files
• Produce and deliver high-quality, error-free design and production files, print, html emails, digital and social media ads/banners, according to design specs and directions
• Communicate clearly with CE Creative Team on project details and scheduling
• Maintain standards of project filing and archiving protocols, following agreed-upon conventions at all times
• Ensure compliance with brand standards
• Assist Senior Graphic Designer, as needed, to create exciting and effective marketing materials for use across multiple channels, including print, html emails, and online digital pieces
• Develop relationships with internal stakeholders across the company as well as select external vendors


Advantages
Waterloo
Work for one of the largest Financial Service/Insurance providers in Canada
up to $45/hr


Qualifications
1 to 3 years of graphic design experience, agency experience or equivalent
Scrupulous attention to visual and print details
· Up-to-date computer software skills including graphic design/html software in a Mac environment
· Time management and organizational skills to maintain effective production workflow and meet deadlines
· Strong ability to work effectively, efficiently, independently and under pressure
· Detailed organization of projects is essential. This includes computer files, proofs and project information/communication pieces
· Strong grammar, spelling and peer review ability
· Experience developing digital applications ie: html emails, CSS, digital banners/ads
· Strong knowledge of graphic design software, printing technologies and current design trends
· Willingness to learn new master programs and technologies as they apply to the position
· Sound PowerPoint design skills


Lindsay

Phone Number:
416.861.9888
Fax Number:
416.861.8727

Randstad Professionals Canada
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