Intermediate Graphic Designer

Chatterson Drive - Calgary, AB (6 months ago)

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We’re Chatterson Drive. We’re anAward winning boutique research, strategy and marketing firm focused in the niche of real estate building and development. Often considered hyper-specialized, Chatterson boasts a roster of clients from both the residential and commercial segments of the market, including many of Western Canada’s top builders, developers and financial institutions.

Established in 2008, we have carefully grown into a full-service team with offices in both Calgary and Edmonton, and we are looking for someone to join our Calgary team based in downtown Calgary.

The Intermediate Graphic Designer thrives on crafting original creative concepts and is a natural project leader who can synthesize strategic direction into exceptional visual expressions for both web-based and print marketing initiatives. As a member of the creative department at Chatterson Drive, the Intermediate Graphic Designer is an unconditionally positive, team-player with a notebook full of great ideas and a pencil always close at hand. You have a keen eye for detail and advanced working knowledge of the latest and greatest design applications and technology. Our small and nimble team wears a lot of different hats and the Graphic Designer is no exception. You are able to deliver beautiful, functional, and strategic design solutions in a fast-paced environment.

Core Areas of Focus

  • Ability to work well with a close knit, fun-loving team
  • Creating beautiful and effective design solutions that align with the creative brief
  • Creating wireframes and page flats for desktop, tablet and mobile layouts
  • Confidence working both independently and in a team environment
  • Provide clear rationale for creative choices to both internal teams and clients
  • Comfort in visualizing and expressing concepts to both internal and external teams and clients.
  • Close eye for the small detailsin creative executions
  • Maintaining positive interactions and collaborations with creative, communications, and development teams
  • Ongoing research around new design trends and web technologies

Must Haves

  • Strong design portfolio with 3+ years of agency or related experience
  • Diploma or Degree relevant to position
  • Strong working knowledge of the latest versions of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign & Mac OS environment
  • Knowledge and experience designing within contemporary web standards
  • Knowledge and experience in all aspects of design (Web, Print, Signage)
  • Strong knowledge of interactive and web design for cross-platform devices and applications an asset

GOT WHAT IT TAKES?

We want to hear from you! We also ask qualified candidates to complete a short video questionnaire to help us get to know you before we meet in person.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Graphic Design: 3 years (Preferred)