iFathom Corporation | Junior Graphic Designer

Location:

Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

iFathom Corporation is looking for one Junior Graphic Designer to join our team part-time (22-30 hrs/wk) for three months (with a possibility of extension) beginning May 2014.

Reporting to the Manager, the Junior Graphic Designer is responsible for providing and managing digital and print graphic design services in the production of a wide variety of communication materials.
 

Skills & Attributes:

•  Ability to think creatively and express ideas through visual concepts and presentations
•  High interest in graphics and typography
•  The ability to pay attention to detail
•  Flexibility
 

Requirements:

•  Minimum education of two (2) years formal graphic design education
•  Strong proficiency on both Macintosh and PC systems and related software including Adobe InDesign,
    Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Acrobat Reader
•  Must present a design work portfolio
•  Must have excellent written and oral communication skills in English (French is an asset)
•  Must have or be eligible for federal government security clearance
 

Responsibilities:

•  Assist the Marketing Communications & Development teams as needed
•  Design and prepare print and digital graphic files for:
○  Websites, UI/UX of online systems and apps
○  Promotional materials and marketing tools such as posters, brochures, multi-media presentations,
    corporate stationery, corporate documents, email campaigns, executive presentations, etc…
•  Keep informed of changing trends in graphic design, marketing, and digital and print graphic
    production processes and technologies
 

Assets:

•  Previous experience designing under the structure of an established brand identity
•  Corporate identity and brand direction, providing organisations with a visual brand, necessary art files
    and style guide documentation
•  Experience in Responsive Web Content Management System design and development (Drupal,
    Wordpress, etc.)
•  The ability to balance work on several projects at a time
•  Digital photo editing & photography
•  Experience with current and standards-based design and development practices, accessibility
    and usability
•  The ability to grasp client needs and consider practical solutions
•  Demonstrated ability to work both independently and participate collaboratively in a team environment
•  Experience developing ideas to support team initiatives
•  Knowledge of HTML/XML, CSS as related to web design technologies
•  Experience in E-Learning design and development (Storyline, Captivate)
 

Contact Info

Please send your resume to jobs@ifathom.ca and type Junior Graphic Designer jobID #273 in the subject line. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interview. No phone calls please.

 




Junior Graphic Designer