Illustrator and graphic designer
Savvy Media Inc.
Markham, ON

Languages

English

Education

Bachelor's degree

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, Attention to detail, Ability to distinguish between colours, Sitting, Tight deadlines, Large workload

Work Location Information

Urban area, Relocation costs covered by employer, Willing to relocate

Work Samples

Portfolio, Website URL, Published work, Design sample, Example of completed work

Work Site Environment

Non-smoking, Air conditioned

Personal Suitability

Effective interpersonal skills, Excellent written communication, Excellent oral communication, Client focus, Team player, Initiative

Additional Skills

Supervise other graphic designers or graphic arts technicians, Estimate costs of materials and time to complete graphic designs and illustrations, Adapt existing illustrations, Work in a multidisciplinary environment

Applications

Flash

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

Adobe Freehand, Corel Draw, InDesign, Social Media, Adobe Suite, MS Office, WordPress, Adobe Illustrator, CSS, XHTML, HTML, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Photoshop

Operating Systems and Software

Toon Boom Harmony

Work Setting

Graphic design firm, Corporation

Graphic Designer Specific Skills

Use existing photo and illustration banks and typography guides, Consult with clients to establish the overall look, graphic elements and content of communications materials, Determine the medium best suited to produce the desired visual effect and the most appropriate vehicle for communication, Prepare sketches, layouts and graphic elements, Establish guidelines for illustrators or photographers, Develop the graphic elements that meet the clients' objectives, Co-ordinate all aspects of production for print, audio-visual or electronic materials, Co-ordinate sub-contracting

Illustrator Specific Skills

Assist in developing storyboards for electronic productions, Produce 2-D and 3-D animated drawings or computer illustrations, Develop and produce realistic or representational sketches and final illustrations, Consult with clients to determine the nature and content of illustrations in order to meet their communications needs

Intended job posting audience

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $30.00 to $36.00 /hour

Experience:

  • photoshop: 3 years (Required)
  • Graphic Design: 3 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)

Licence:

  • Drivers License (Required)