Jensen Group is an Indigenous Design and Digital Media company and we’re looking for a creative, reliable and deadline driven individual to join our team as a Graphic and Web Design Contractor. The ideal candidate will be a hard-working, dedicated individual that is looking for an opportunity to apply their talents and gain experience in Graphic Design, Web Design and Web Development.
The new Graphic /Web Designer Contractor will work hand-in-hand with our Lead Designer, Lead Programmer and Project Manager on a project to project basis
for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous clients. Depending on qualifications, experience, and availability the new Contractor could expect to work 20 – 40 hours per week. Please see the position description below.
Job Description & Responsibilities:
Working closely with the Design/Digital Media Team to help create, develop and execute graphic and web design projects
Responsible for designing/creating print marketing materials; including, but not limited to, flyers, brochures, business cards, brand guidelines, posters and other promotional materials.
Responsible for developing digital pieces for social media
Providing web design support including creation of graphics/ other images as needed
Required Skills & Qualifications
Any candidate for this position must be fluent in using the Adobe suite of programs (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustration, etc)
Must be able to complete work in a timely manner and meet deadlines
Ability to multitask and work on multiple projects at once
Strong problem-solving skills and organizational skills
Ability to work both independently and in groups
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Completed a graphics and/or web design and/or web development program(s)
Knowledge of the Print industry considered an asset
Experience working with Mail Chimp considered an asset
Proficiency with WordPress is considered an asset as are additional web development /programming skills
Persons of Indigenous ancestry are urged to apply
Please send a cover letter, resume and work/portfolio samples to firstname.lastname@example.org and use the subject line “Graphic/Web Design Contractor’. Please indicate your availability, preferred hours and rate requirements/expectation in your cover letter.
Only candidates who are invited for an interview will be contacted.