Senior Graphic Designer

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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Art / Media / Design

Reporting to the Creative Director, the Senior Graphic Designer will be responsible for supporting the Creative Director in his tasks, ideating concepts, brand, product sales and support material for all mediums (including web sites, social media platforms, other online channels and traditional print platforms), as well as managing and coaching the Graphic Designer and other freelancers. The Senior Graphic Designer will also contribute to the creative vision set for the Birks Group’s content ecosystem.Serve as point person for the day-to-day delivery of the creative projects.Support the Creative Director inhis tasks, and work withhim to develop and present creative art work that respects the brand’s strategic creative platform.Under the direction and guidance of the Creative Director, the Senior Graphic Designer willideate and execute conceptsGuide, superviseand coachone Graphic Designer; workload and quality of work.Manage and coordinate the Marketing department’s graphic designers freelancers.Support the Marketing team in the design and execution of variousdigital and print materials, including web & social media visuals, marketing campaigns, various print documents, and in-store POP.Produce creative assets to be used on Birks web sites and for all social media channels.Oversee photo retouching for jewellery product shots as well as on-model images.Assist on various creative projects within the company.Maintain and oversee brand guidelines documents and ensure brand standards are respected and applied to all graphic elements.Interpret creative briefs into conceptual ideas.Prepare files for pre-press and production.Keep up-to-date with emerging trends and technologies in graphic designEDUCATIONDiploma in Computer Design, Graphic Design or Creative ArtsEXPERIENCEMinimum 7 years experience ingraphic design adn or art directionExperience in retail and/or agency (strong asset)SKILLSExperience in art direction, brand development and graphic designProficient in latest Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and MS OfficeStrong creative, conceptualization and layout skillsExperience in digital designStrong attention to detail, flexibility and analytical skillsTeam playerExcellent understanding of printing requirementAutonomy and self-motivatedAble to work in a fast paced environment