Digital Designer

Digital Designer

Job Information
Author rhartman
Date December 24, 2020
Deadline January 08, 2021
Type Full Time
Company Moose Hide Campaign Development Society
Salary 50000 - Per Hour
Location Victoria, BC
Category Web / Graphic Design
Contact Information
[email protected]

JOB TITLE: Digital Designer
TERM: 6-MONTH CONTRACT (WITH POSSIBILITY FOR EXTENSION)

WHO WE ARE
The Moose Hide Campaign is a grassroots movement of Indigenous and non-Indigenous men and boys who are standing up against violence towards women and children. The Campaign calls upon all Canadians to wear and share the moose hide pins as a way to help end violence against all woman and children. Wearing the moose hide pin signifies your commitment to honour, respect and protect the women and children in your life and speak out against gender-based and domestic violence. The Moose Hide Campaign started in 2011 along the Highway of Tears in Northern B.C. – where so many women have gone missing or been murdered. Since then, annual gatherings and ceremonial fasts have taken place and more than two million squares of moose hide have been distributed in thousands of communities, governments, schools, and organizations across Canada. The Moose Hide Campaign has a priority of supporting learner-centered educational experiences on healthy gender safety, Indigenous issues and reconciliation.

POSITION SUMMARY/ OBJECTIVE
The Moose Hide Campaign is expanding and in need of support for several new and ambitious communications and educational projects. We are launching three new modules for K-12 students, as well as a three-hour online training programme. We’re also increasing our output for our communications work, looking to take our digital storytelling to a new level, start a supporters’ newsletter and further develop campaigning resources and assets for social media.

We’re looking for a Digital Designer, an all-rounder able to support with our graphic design needs across digital channels, as well as helping to design and develop new interactive online learning modules. The role would split their time between the education modules and general communications support, reporting to both our Director of Education and Communications Director.

The ideal candidate would have extensive experience working on creative cross-channel campaigns, particularly social media campaigns. They would need a sound knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, be comfortable editing photographs and designing social media graphics, stylised illustrations and beautiful PDFs – as well as occasional pieces for print. On the instructional design side, the ideal candidate would have knowledge of and experience with creating interactive online training activities, or building custom Javascript to facilitate interactive online learning.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Digital Designer would work closely with the Communications Director to:
• Deliver the needs of our content calendar, producing graphics and illustration as needed for social media, email and web content
• Support with asset development and design needs for Moose Hide Campaign Day 2021, including supporting external partners
• Support the development of the new website, contributing ideas for creative content
• Redesign campaign resources as PDFs
• Design print advertisements, as needed
• Develop brand guidelines for the Campaign.
The Digital Designer would work closely with the Director of Education to:
• Provide graphic design to new education resources to create three user-friendly and inviting PDF products for distribution across Canada
• Create interactive online activities to facilitate learning through a custom-built LMS for adult learners.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
• 3+ experience working as a graphic designer and on digital projects
• Portfolio of creative projects across digital channels, showcasing range of illustration and design
• Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite
• Experience creating interactive online training content
• Basic video editing skills a plus

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.

The Moose Hide Campaign’s principal offices are located in the Songhees Innovation Centre on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen (Songhees) People in Victoria, BC, however, we are open to candidates located in any region of Canada. Due to COVD-19 restrictions, this position would be performed from the employee’s home office.

Pursuant to Section 42 of the BC Human Rights code, preference will be given to Aboriginal / Indigenous candidates. Aboriginal / Indigenous candidates who wish to qualify for preferential consideration must self-identify.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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