Designer (Marketing Team)

Employment type: Full-time
Marianne R. Branch
City: Vancouver
Last visit: 2014-01-30
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-01-30

Description:

A Thinking Ape is looking for a Designer for a full-time permanent position in our Vancouver office.

As a Designer, you will work with our marketing team to create and iterate on our visual brand. Ideally, you are looking to work in a startup environment and should enjoy having ownership and responsibility for your daily work.

As a Designer you will:

Lead the branding design direction while acting as the 'gatekeeper' for all marketing materials

Iterate our style guide and develop a brand guide for our product marketing

Work closely with our Marketing Lead to create a visual brand that is in-line with our company goals. This will include design for swag, collateral, our company website, internal tools, our product websites etc.

Work collaboratively with our team of copywriters, photographers, illustrators, other designers, web developers and marketing specialists

Produce digital and physical mock-ups

Work on multiple concurrent products while meeting tight deadlines

Your background should include:

Experience with graphic design, layout and typography

A strong understanding of marketing design and best practices

Sketching and storyboarding skills

Strong experience with web design and UI/UX Information Architecture

Advanced knowledge of Adobe CS6 Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop

Knowledge of the print production process

It would be a definite plus if you:

Have experience with mobile design

Are skilled in photography and/or illustration

Have a diploma or degree in design

If you have what we are looking for, please respond via email with your cover letter, resume and portfolio to jobs[at]athinkingape.com