Senior Graphic Designer (Contract)

Posted/Last Revised: 10th Apr, 2017

Description

g[squared] is looking for a skilled senior designer who has the confidence to take on any challenge—especially the ones other lesser designers might consider impossible. This position is contract with flexibility on days/week and a strong possibility to move to full time.

We need someone who has completed a degree or related diploma in Graphic Design and accumulated 5+ years experience in an agency, studio or corporate setting.

The ability to effectively communicate will be considered a crucial asset, as will the capacity to stay cool under pressure and meet deadlines with pinpoint precision. You’ll need a keen eye for detail and be able to perform all of the following tasks:

Creative Requests

  • Complete all creative requests as assigned by the Creative Director
  • Always strive to provide unique creative solutions to each new project
  • Ensure good flow of communications with the Creative Director, Account Rep, and/or client (if required)
  • Review and complete requests with a high level of detail to ensure all creative and technical requirements are met and completed in timely manner
  • Provide suggestions, recommendations and advice to reps with regards to all changes, new creative or production
  • Think creatively, participate in concept development meetings/attend brainstorming sessions when necessary
  • Prepare presentation boards when required
  • Accurately and consistently enter time in Timefox.

Production

  • Prepare and send production files for assigned requests, ensuring proper technical requirements are met
  • Consultation with suppliers and attend press checks when needed
  • Careful and detailed review of proofs supplied to ensure accuracy and quality
  • Seek advice/guidance from Creative Director as needed
  • Ensure the end product meets the expectations of the client and g[squared]

If you feel you’re the right person for the job and have the necessary qualifications, then please contact Terry Elkins at terry@g-squared.ca.