Graphic Designer
Pillitteri Estates Winery
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON

Pillitteri Estates Winery is seeking an energetic, creative, tech savvy, Graphic Designer with illustration, photography, and brand development skills. This position offers the opportunity to work with our marketing team and develop brands for domestic and over 30 international markets.

The ideal candidate must possess great communication skills both written and verbal, be able to work on a variety of projects at the same time and be organized to manage deadlines. We are looking for a self-starter that enjoys learning new things and can work well under pressure. Must have strong attention to detail particularly with grammar and label specifications. Expertise in print file setup and knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite. Understanding of social media marketing and web design is an asset. This position will also involve operation of an in-house label printing machine and occasional travel.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Graphic design
  • Brand development / label development
  • Creative writing
  • WordPress website maintenance
  • Marketing collateral purchasing
  • Label printer operation
  • Label purchasing
  • Photography
  • Represent marketing department at sales meetings and events

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Graphic design degree or diploma
  • 1-2 years working experience
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
  • Pre-print experience
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • A design portfolio
  • Knowledge or experience in web, photography or illustration would be a plus
  • A creative mind

Successful applicants will have an enthusiastic and energetic attitude, extensive knowledge of Adobe Suite applications and a creative mind. Wine knowledge is an asset but not required.

Full Time – 1 year contract to possible 18 months , covering maternity leave

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $16.00 /hour