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Graphic Designer II


Oct 24, 2019

Toronto, ON M2N 6L7 CANADA


Agent: Chelsea C.

Job #: 153523

Salary: CA$ 30-35/hour

Job Description

AQUENT is seeking a Graphic Designer in Toronto for a top FinTech company. This is an amazing and unique opportunity to go in-house with a great group of creatives. The ideal talent will have 3-5 years of professional experience as a graphic designer, but if you have 1-2 years with a sharp and cutting-edge portfolio + superb presentation skills, please apply. The key deliverable for this Graphic Designer will be in the digital space - delivering display advertising and pieces for Facebook, Instagram, Google network and more. This role is a 14 month, very stable contract, onsite with our client in Toronto. For quick apply, email your portfolio directly to Chelsea Caudill 

Hiring Manager's HOT take on why you'll love going to work each day: 

  • Your typical day here will never be redundant or boring
  • This team has fun but they don't burn out - they work normal hours & respect each other's personal lives
  • They work hard & are truly energized, engaged and dedicated to delivering high-quality work
  • This team works seamlessly together and they genuinely really care about each other

Graphic Designer required skills: 

  • 4-year degree in graphic design or similar discipline
  • 3-5 years industry experience
  • Eye-catching, sleek & modern portfolio 
  • Professional: Print, direct mail, brochures, annual reports or other polished work for highly visible companies
  • Experience designing Display ads for Facebook, Instagram 
  • Creative use of typography, images and color that demonstrate an extensive knowledge of the principles of design and able to defend their work
  • Must be highly collaborative & have experience working with Art Directors, Creative Directors, Copywriters, Motion designers and other graphic designers 
  • Technical Knowledge: InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop are required. Acrobat helpful. Web program experience also helpful: Flash, Fireworks, Dreamweaver
  • Plus skills +++ experience with video work or motion design (to help out video work) 

Graphic Designer responsibilities: 

  • Deliver digital designs for social and the web, including Facebook & Instagram 
  • Participate and jump in on brand campaigns as needed 
  • Receives creative direction and revisions from the creative team
  • Uses Mac-based prepress programs to create preliminary layouts for presentation eventually produces final output ready files and folding mock-ups for transfer to the production team
  • Is self-organized and manages deadlines and production scheduling on numerous, concurrent projects
  • Exhibits a clear understanding of: marketing objectives, production constraints and capabilities, and possesses a thorough understanding of design, layout and typography

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table
  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects
  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR

Want more details about this and other opportunities?
Meet Chelsea Caudill!