Web and Graphic Designer Position Available
Snowball Media, Edmonton’s top local digital marketing company, is seeking an experienced, highly motivated, and multi-talented graphic designer to join our team. The successful candidate will work with the marketing team to create innovative designs that meet the needs of the company and our clients, providing quality pieces in an efficient way. This job is only offered on-site only, telecommuting is not available. Design portfolios should be submitted along with resumes.
Please include a link to or PDF of your portfolio with your resume. Applications without a portfolio of work will not be considered.
Create innovative and brochures, postcards, and other print materials for individual clients
Create custom property websites and e-flyers for individual clients
Create logo designs and other print and digital materials aimed at brand development.
Design company collateral for company overall brand (flyers, advertisements, newsletters, brochures, etc)
Company and client website maintenance.
Able to multi-task a variety of projects and deadlines at one time, with a diverse style of design to meet the variety of style and tastes.
Work with a team, as well as take initiative on your own
Manage projects from start to finish.
Provide strong communication skills and customer service both verbally and written
Brainstorm and provide creative input during meetings for individual projects and/or overall marketing strategies
Take direction, feedback, and constructive criticism from art director and agents well
Sound design fundamentals that translate to print and web
Strong typography skill both print and web
Knowledge of colour and how that changes from screen to print, and across other devices
Strong print production skills with understanding of profiles bleed, paper types, offset vs. digital, etc.
Ability to comfortably use HTML whether in custom websites or CMS or other vendor’s CMS such as Wix.com and SquareSpace.com
Strong image adjustment skills and manipulation with Photoshop (cloning, color adjust, optimizing for various web outputs, etc)
Work quickly and efficiently and always striving to find a better way to perform print/web tasks (keyboard shortcuts, general workflow, etc)
Strong proofing skills and attention to detail
Experience with large format signage
Knowledge of responsive web design
Knowledge of social media strategies a plus