Information Designer - Markham

Industry

Design and Creative

Advert ID

CAN_461800

Valid City, State or Zip Code

Markham

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to CAD23.00/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Markham, ON - North - (CAN) 3600 Steeles Avenue East ON Markham , ON L3R 9Z7

Branch Phone Number

-

Job Description

Manpower is seeking an Information Designer (ID) to work within an agile team environment. This job is based in Markham.

Those considering an Information Design role are typically from Graphic Design, digital/web design, GUI design, animation or video production, print or illustration background, where they have already demonstrated a high level of creativity, communications, and design skills.

The Information Designer will work as a team member in an agile Deal Squad, supporting strategic pre-sales client engagements and specialized projects. Candidates will apply design principles to assist deal teams in producing clear and compelling visual communications. Information Designers serve as the principal graphics designer on executive summaries and will act as overall 'art director,' discerning the information required to recommend the most appropriate type of visual medium. They will work with sales teams and technical subject matter experts to build innovative collateral for vital solution. Organizational and interpersonal skills, operating as a team player, and a willingness to work under tight deadlines, are additional requirements.



Required

* University or college education, or design, illustration, multi-media work experience

* High proficiency in industry-standard graphic software tools including Adobe Creative Suite



Required Technical and Professional Expertise



All candidates must have:

* Excellent oral and written communication skills.

* Ability to work well independently and in a team-based environment with local or regional teams in remote locations.

* Proficiency in design and documentation development tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft



Office/PowerPoint

* Proficiency in web design - using tools such as Adobe Muse (Dreamweaver/coding is an asset but not required)

* Competent in defining, planning and managing design deliverables.

* Familiarity with IT services business terminology (an asset).

* Field of study: Information Design, Graphics Design, Multi-media, Journalism, Communications, or Marketing and Advertising.



If you're light on experience but heavy on talent and innovative thinking, we want to hear from you.