Junior Graphic Designer
Holland Imports Inc.
Burnaby, BC

Established in 1973, Holland Imports Inc. is among Canada's largest independent distributors of hard goods. Working with more 2500 retailers, it develops, distributes, and markets products across a range of categories including Hardware and Power Tool Accessories, Lawn and Garden Tools, Patio Furniture and Outdoor Décor, Christmas and Holiday Décor. We are a family-owned company known for its customer service, ability to source, and entrepreneurial drive.

We are currently looking for a Junior Graphic Designer to join our team on a temporary full-time basis to cover a seven (7) month maternity leave. Reporting to the Graphic Department Manager, typical duties include (but are not limited to) package design, illustrations, advertisements, brochures, flyers, catalogs, and product photography.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop, and maintain artwork for marketing and packaging
  • Adhere to package design guidelines and specifications
  • Maintain consistency and quality in all aspects of your work
  • Take ownership and ensure all projects and tasks are completed according to schedule
  • Maintain product database (data and photography)
  • Maintain consistent product photography
  • Be aware of the latest techniques and trends in design
  • Report directly to the Graphic Department Manager
  • Collaborate with colleagues across different departments
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Essential Skills Required:

  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team
  • Initiative to problem solve, be self-directed and goal oriented
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Must be exceptionally detail oriented and organized
  • Demonstrated effort to attain product knowledge
  • Demonstrated creative and innovative skills
  • Experience working within a corporate office environment
  • Strong adherence to brand guidelines
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and prioritize different tasks while sticking to deadlines
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Maintain a product catalogue
  • Demonstrated knowledge of product photography
  • Demonstrated knowledge of package design

We are looking for someone with 1 to 2 years experience, but are also open to considering new graphic design grads for this position. Please submit your resume and cover letter, including salary expectations. Please note only candidates being considered for interviews will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Holland Imports.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Experience:

  • Graphic Design: 1 year (Preferred)