Junior Graphic Designer
Kumon
Woodbridge, ON
Overview
Kumon is the world’s largest after-school math and reading enrichment program and one of the most established franchise businesses in the world — with more than 300,000 students enrolled and more than 1,500 individually owned and operated Kumon Math and Reading Centres in the U.S. and Canada alone.

The role of the graphic designer will be to deliver a variety of tactical creative materials including but not limited to website and social media content, local level ads and communication materials, window installations, exterior signage and internal program materials; all in line with the global Kumon brand standards.

Location: Kumon Canada, Inc (Head Office: 6240 Highway 7, Woodbridge ON, L4H 4G3)

Duration of contract: One year contract with the possibility of extension.

Responsibilities

Produce attractive and effective designs for all media
Work with existing global creative assets and adapt for local markets as required
Create one-off creative assets for various activities such as student award events, open houses, and localized promotions
Produce consistent work that live up to brand standards regardless of project size
Reformat, resize and tweak existing creative as needed
Work under tight deadlines and changing priorities while satisfying client expectations and carrying several projects at once
Follow up with clients for status updates and revisions through online platforms
Demonstrate illustrative skills with rough sketches to portray creative concepts and ideas
Communicate with marketing team members to discuss the business objectives and requirements of the job
Qualifications
Post – Secondary diploma or degree in graphic design or visual communications

Proficient knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite:
InDesign
Illustrator
Photoshop
Acrobat

Basic Knowledge in:
After Effects
Premiere Pro
Microsoft Word
Power Point
Web Design
Analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills
2‐5 years related experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to clearly articulate opinions and ideas
Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision
Willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve
Accuracy and attention to detail when finalizing designs
Capacity to meet deadlines and work under pressure in a team environment
Passion for the education industry