Creative Designer

Banff, AB

Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Job Description
Banff, Alberta
BHC Office
Employment Type
$23 - $27 per hour

Banff Hospitality Collective is searching for a talented and creative individual to fill a unique role in Banff, Alberta.

Banff Hospitality Collective is a multi-concept restaurant group. Our 11 restaurants, distillery & bowling ally are all located within a 5 minute walk of each other in downtown Banff. Banff National Park inspires us with 6441 km² of protected canvas. This vast inspiration is the cornerstone of everything we create.

Creative Designer:

Minimum 4 years experience in Graphic Design, Videography, Photography & editing
References required
Representative portfolio of work may be requested
The role is for a Creative Designer in the hospitality industry, with experience in a number of fields of design, including but not limited to, graphic design, brand design, videography, photography, video and photo editing, social media and web design, as well as experience in the hospitality industry itself, preferably in fast paced, management roles within unique restaurants that bring a wealth of knowledge of the industry to the design table. We believe that design walks hand in hand with hospitality and you cannot execute it to its full potential without living it.


Perks of the Job:

25% off food at all BHC venues
Competitive wages & salaries
Local ski hill & golf pass financing
Nightclub VIP line entrance & no cover for you and one guest
Education reimbursements (up to 50% for career related courses)
Group benefits plan including health, dental, EAP, life, and disability available to tenured employees (15 month waiting period)
Variety of kitchens & cuisine
Promote internal development and growth
Referral Incentive programs (referral & summer bonus)
Join our Summit Club
Volunteer with the Collective Community Commitment
Lots of social gatherings and fun!

Key Responsibilities:

Handles design jobs from 9 unique restaurants with strict brand standards, across a range of mediums and deliverables
Conceptualizes, organizes, leads and completes venue photo and video shoots, including editing content into usable marketing materials
Content creation for social media campaigns according to brand standards, themes, and venue expectations
Conceptualize and produce graphic art and visual materials to effectively communicate information for publications, videos, packaging, posters, signs and interactive media such as social media and website.
Uses knowledge of best practices for troubleshooting video, audio and lighting equipment, as well as video compression output and encoding
Consult with managers to establish overall look, graphic elements and content of communications materials in order to meet their needs
Determine the medium best suited to produce the desired effect and the most appropriate vehicle for communication
Create photo and illustration bank to utilize in producing content.
Maintains active knowledge of and skills related to restaurant and bar management, in addition to industry standards, trends and practices. May be required to have an active presence in venue including working shifts.
Job Requirements
Ideal candidate:

A minimum 4 years experience in Graphic Design, Videography, Photography & editing
High proficiency in the Adobe Suite, specifically:
- Adobe Photoshop
- Adobe Illustrator
- Adobe Lightroom
- Adobe Premiere Pro
- Adobe After Effects
Proficiency and working knowledge of video equipment, in conjunction with necessary sound and lighting equipment, as well as stabilizing hardware.
Familiarity with Iconosquare
Experience with motion graphics with the ability to design and produce industry standard video effects such as animated titles, graphic overlays, and special effects
A minimum of 1 year managing social media accounts for different companies or brands
- Your role will include co-managing social accounts for multiple hospitality venues- planning and producing content in advance and on the go.
- Experience with social advertising management
Experience in a restaurant or hospitality venue, preferably in a management role, with working knowledge of and experience in bartending and serving roles and requirements
Complete tasks with tight deadlines
Ability to draw and illustrate
A passion for food and drink
Energy, enthusiasm, and room to learn
Ability to work in a lively, buzzing, dog friendly environment
Ability to work with a team in a fast-paced environment
Must have excellent verbal skills

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