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Freelance Art Director / Designer

orange door

Part-Time

Friday, November 15, 2019


CALGARY
ALBERTA

Please submit your resumé and digital or PDF portfolio by email to vivian@orangedoordirect.com. Resumés will not be considered without a portfolio link or samples attached. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


JOB REQUIREMENTS
· Collaborate closely with the creative director, copy writers, designers and developers to carry out the execution of concepts
· Must be available to work on-site
· Assist design team in maintaining the benchmark when producing print and digital graphics that meet branding goals
· Fulfill creative projects from concept to completion
· Responsible for working on production and typesetting projects
· Take ownership of projects by leading design or visual creative suppliers in maintaining the creative integrity
on briefs through to completion
· Move a concept from an idea to a paper sketch to print or digital
· Communicate, follow up and build relationship with clients

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
· Degree or diploma in accredited communications program or comparable work experience
· 2+ years related experience preferably with a creative agency or boutique
· Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) and related software
· Strong typographic, layout, art direction of photography, TV or video conceptualizing
· Outstanding project management, file-organization and archiving skills
· Keen eye for attention to detail and the technical know-how to make sure artwork is production-ready and projects are on time
· Excellent listener, communicator and collaborator with the creative group
· Ability to balance competing priorities and multiple projects while meeting challenging deadlines
· Knowledge of web, social media and digital interfaces an asset