Web Designer

Mindable - Sherwood Park, AB (30+ days ago)

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Welcome to Mindable!

The team at Mindable believes that small, empowered, self-motivated teams can do big things.

We're looking for a Web Designer to help us continue to deliver exceptional user experiences, support digital marketing initiatives, and promote design guidelines and best practices with our in-house Design team.

Who are we and what do we do?

Our digital publishing business focuses heavily on content and products in the self-discovery and personal transformation space, with over 20 product lines serving in excess of 142 countries, with topics including meditation, chakra, reiki, mindset, astrology, numerology - just to name a few.

We’re a passionate team of unique individuals who, through innovation, outside the box thinking, and constant testing, continually redefine what is possible.

We are - first and foremost - a team, and collectively we’ve worked to take a tech start-up out of the basement into a 7,000 square foot Google-inspired workspace and onto Deloitte’s top 50 fastest growing tech Companies in Canada (ranked #14 in 2015). We’re looking for someone to add their uniqueness to our team - and make us stronger because of it.

About the Position

We’re looking for people who are driven by collaborative and creative environments to develop simple, innovative, and beautiful designs. You will be working on a variety of projects, from page designs for a website, to crafting product designs that customers will love. You’ll be working on our tight-knit design team, which strives to create the best user experience possible while maintaining a high standard for quality.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have excellent visual design skills, high attention to detail and be proficient in graphic design software such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and XD.

Responsibilities

  • Design page layouts and templates for websites, sales funnels, and landing pages
  • Produce design assets for use in social media and marketing channels
  • Collaborate with marketing, technical, and other teams on projects
  • Utilize data and analytics in making design decisions
  • Create HTML/CSS pages and templates based on design mockups
  • Work with front-end web developers to deploy designs

Required Skills

  • Excellent organizational, and oral/written communication skills
  • Motivated, with a positive attitude and an adaptable, creative mindset
  • Excellent English language skills: spelling, grammar, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to take a project from concept to launch
  • Strong command of color theory, image composition, and typography
  • Awareness of UI/UX principles
  • Comfort working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Understanding of mobile-first web design and best practices

Qualifications

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, XD)
  • Experience with HTML, Javascript, and CSS
  • 1-2 years’ Online digital marketing or digital publishing experience is preferred
  • Previous experience working with an outsourced team will be considered an asset
  • Portfolio of strong creative work

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree, certificate, or diploma from a design-related program (i.e. Digital Design, Digital Marketing, Web Design)
  • 1-3 years of professional web design experience

Other info you need to know:

  • Position is full time, available to start immediately
  • Flex Hours are 8 am to 4 pm or 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday
  • Creative sanctuary / office is located in Sherwood Park
  • Health Benefits, included after probation period
  • Monthly book club for the entire in-house team
  • Personal development funding is available, with travel being an option

Next Steps

If you think this is the right position for you, and want to be a part of Mindable’s mission and team, send us your resume,* a_ detailed cover letterand a link to your portfolio _*to give us a good idea of who you are and why we need you on our team! Help us get to know you and give us an idea of how you will fit in with the team.

Note: This is an in-house position, please only apply if you live in the Edmonton region or are already planning to relocate.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Web Design: 1 year (Required)
  • Digital Marketing: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)