Graphic Designer (Social Media)

Toronto, ON
Canada

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

Job Description
Makeship was founded in 2018 to empower creators of all sizes to rapidly launch products that matter to their fans. We are bringing A-list celebrity level product launches through a community-powered platform. Each product gets 21 days to be funded by the community before we produce and ship to fans. We put our brand behind every product and guarantee the quality and source everything ethically. By 2023 we aim to become a carbon-neutral company. We're a profitable company and we grew 1000% in 2020 by running campaigns with 200+ creators.

We are looking for a Graphic Designer (Social Media) to create engaging and on-brand graphics for a variety of media. Design is one of the most important values that we offer as a company. We have a unique platform to share with our clients and fans alike. To get us there, we're looking for a Designer to create engaging designs while adhering to our brand guidelines. You will work under the supervision of a Senior Designer to produce high-quality work.

In this role, you should be highly creative and have a sharp eye for details. If you're passionate about design and eager to learn more, we'd like to meet you.

Your goal will be to create impactful designs that resonate with content creators and their fans while maintaining the in-house style art style.

Why this role?

Have a massive impact on the company. Even though we're growing fast, we're still a small team, and your contribution to design will be noticed right away.

Develop a professional brand experience. This role doesn't only stretch your design skills to the limit, it also challenges you to think about how others view your design as an entire body of work.

Join us at an epic time. We're a profitable company and we've created over 500 unique product designs. We are planning to create over 2000 this year and that means you'll be able to see the direct impact of your successful contributions in graphic design. This is the time to experience exponential personal and career growth.
 
Job Requirements
So, what will you do at Makeship as Graphic Designer (Social Media)?

Oversee design projects, from conception to delivery

Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects

Liaise with marketing and design teams to ensure deadlines are met

Amend designs from cross department feedback

Study design briefs and determine requirements

Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/services

Develop illustrations, logos and other designs using software or by hand

Refine images, fonts and layouts using graphic design software

Apply typography techniques

Work with alongside the senior designer to produce final design

This might be for you if...

Proven graphic designing experience

A strong portfolio of illustrations or other graphics

Familiarity with design software and technologies (Primarily Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator)

Familiarity with design software such as Canva, Klayvio & Figma is a bonus

A keen eye for aesthetics and details

Excellent communication skills

Ability to work methodically and meet deadlines

Degree in Design, Fine Arts or related field is a plus

FAQ

What benefits can I expect?

A great team to work with

Extended health benefits (dental, vision, etc.)

Any equipment that you need

Access to tons of resources and support to help you in your role and growth