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Senior Designer at Kellett Communications in Whitehorse

Posted on Jan 20, 2015 in Journalism & Media

Hourly Wage/Annual Salary

DOE

Hours per Week

Full-time (35-40 hours)

Duration

Permanent

About this Job

Senior Graphic Designer

Kellett Communications is a northern-owned advertising agency with offices in Yellowknife and Whitehorse (established in 1998). We are dedicated to providing clients strategic marketing communications and focused on helping northern businesses thrive. Our team of writers, designers, developers and planners bring experience gained from all around the world to the North, resulting in a truly unique team of creative explorers.

The Senior Graphic Designer is responsible for conceptualization and design of solutions for projects and creative campaigns. The Senior Graphic Designer works with the Creative Director, Art Director, and Junior Graphic Designers on design solutions, including digital, web, interactive, mobile and print solutions, creating layouts and final creative work.

Experience and qualifications required:

-A degree or diploma in Fine Arts or equivalent, including training in visual design.

-Experience working as a designer in an creative agency environment with deep expertise in digital creative execution and best practices.

-Strong working knowledge and experience in design as well as in leading creative processes.

-Creative with a strong understanding of advertising and marketing principles (including interactive communications, media production).

-Ability to judge creative concepts and/or copy, and clearly communicate creative direction to others.

-Understanding of clients and their business/industry.

-Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

-Good project management skills, able to effectively direct or allocate resources.

-Reliable and adaptable to changing priorities.

-Excellent knowledge of Adobe Create Suite (CS6), InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.

-Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.


This job was posted on Jan 20, 2015 and will be removed on Jan 30, 2015

All applications must be received before Jan 30, 2015

Kellett Communications

Email: wkellett@kellett.nt.ca

Website: http://Kellett.nt.ca

To apply for this Job

Email wkellett@kellett.nt.ca No phone calls please