2 year diploma in a related field such as Graphic Design.
3-5 years Graphic Design experience with a balance of print and digital.
Extensive experience with Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign.
Familiarity with HTML and CSS.
Experience with photo editing: expert in retouching, photo manipulation, and composite skills.
Experience in creating animation/motion graphics and storyboard development; Knowledge in Adobe After Effects or other animation software is an asset.
Strong experience with producing press-ready artwork and production requirements.
Strong verbal and written communication and collaborative skills.
Strong relationship building skills.
Strong organizational and time management skills; self-motivated, and able to work on multiple projects with multiple stakeholders.
Strategic problem-solving skills and the capacity to distill complex information into meaningful concepts, ideas, and designs.
Strong attention to detail, and ability to meet deadlines.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Experience working with cross-disciplinary teams.
SALARY: $59,380 – $77,106 commensurate with education and experience. This position is eligible for immediate participation in our comprehensive benefits and pension programs.
COMPETITION NUMBER: 2020-2623. Applicants must include a cover letter, résumé, and their online portfolio of design work demonstrating relevant skills and experience.
CLOSING DATE: February 14, 2020
TO APPLY: If you meet the requirements of this position and wish to apply, please continue with this online process by uploading your resume and cover letter combined as one document and your online portfolio.
NOTE: Notification of receipt will be sent only to online applicants.
NorQuest College helps students unlock their potential and realize their dreams. We are Challenge Positive and embrace every situation as an opportunity. As the Edmonton region’s community college, we play an integral role in Alberta’s education system. NorQuest College offers a vibrant, inclusive, diverse, and student-centred learning environment that transforms lives and strengthens communities. We are nationally recognized leaders in health, community studies, and business post-secondary career programs, as well as foundational, intercultural, and language training. We are proud to offer our employees meaningful work, competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits program, and a commitment to a positive work/life balance.
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