Large Canadian Financial company, looking for a Designer to join the team for a 3-6 month contract.
Responsible for designing or creating graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs, such as packaging, displays, print products, electronic products or logos. Creates layout specifications and animation for electronic products. May use a variety of mediums to achieve artistic or decorative effects. Must have knowledge of the latest computer packages and an understanding of material costs and time limits, all of which can impact on the design. Responsible for archiving and retrieving artwork and electronic files as well as burning CDs and DVDs as needed. Manage projects to budget and schedule. Work well in a team with printers, copywriters, photographers, other designers, account executives, website designers and marketing specialists
Strong understanding of multiple mediums, ranging from print to digital. Familiar with Design Style guides, following and building guides. Strong design production and art direction skills - able to further guide other designers according to design guideline rules/expectations.