Graphic Designer

Toronto, ON
Canada

Category
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description

Superfish Brands is a firm with a strong advertising, branding, and design background. We focus on a strategy-infused approach to our design process to serve clients predominantly operating in the lifestyle brand sector. We offer a full range of services, including brand identity development, website design and build, content creation, digital marketing, and event design.

We are seeking a full-time Graphic Designer who will work under one of the partners, assisting them with clients' projects. The job duties include:

  • Consult with clients to establish the overall look, graphic elements and content of communications materials, and to determine the nature and content of illustrations in order to meet their needs.
  • Estimate time to complete graphic designs and illustrations.
  • Develop the graphic elements that meet the clients' objectives.
  • Prepare sketches, layouts and graphic elements of the subjects to be rendered using traditional tools, multimedia software and image processing, layout and design software.
  • Develop and produce realistic or representational sketches and final illustrations, by hand or using computer-assisted design (CAD) software, for printed materials such as books, magazines, packaging, greeting cards and stationery.
  • Produce 2-D and 3-D animated drawings or computer illustrations, and may adapt existing illustrations.
  • Create website design (user experience, wireframes, aesthetic design, layout - not programming).
  • Use existing photo and illustration banks and typography guides or hire an illustrator or photographer to produce images that meet clients' communications needs.
  • Establish guidelines for illustrators or photographers.
  • Coordinate all aspects of production for print, audio-visual or electronic materials, such as Web sites, CDs and interactive terminals.
  • Supervise other graphic designers or graphic arts technicians.
  • Work in a multidisciplinary environment.


  • Terms of employment: Permanent, full-time, 32 hours per week

    Language of Work: English

    Location of Work: 77 McMurrich St, Suite 211, Toronto, ON M5R 3V3. Remote work available (Ontario).

    Vacation: Two weeks of vacation per vacation year and a vacation pay equal to four percent of gross wages

    Education Requirement: College diploma program in graphic arts

    Work Experience Requirement: Two years of experience in graphic design

     
    Job Requirements
    Qualifications:
    Personal suitability: client focus, efficient interpersonal skills, excellent oral and written communication, initiative, team player, creativity, critical thinking, and brainstorming.
    A basic knowledge of branding, advertising, and marketing.
    Efficient and experienced in using Adobe Suite programs, including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects and Premiere, Social Media, Mac OS, SketchUp, MS PowerPoint, and Keynote.
    Experience using email marketing platforms such as Klaviyo or MailChimp.
    Experience in the event design world is an asset.
    Job Type:
    Full-time employment

    Salary:
    $33.65 CAD per hour


    Contact Information:
    Applications can be emailed to jessica@superfishbrands.com, addressed to Jessica Gordon. Superfish Brands' business address is 77 McMurrich St, Suite 211, Toronto, ON M5R 3V3, Canada. More information about our company and services is available at https://superfishbrands.com/