Freelance Graphic Designer

Posting Date: Oct-09-2018 - Oct-14-2018
Location: Winnipeg, MB

Your gregarious nature means you are the type of person that people want to be around. Your love of pop-culture and design in general will make a great fit with Sherpa’s culture. You have a keen understanding of the use and application of technology as it pertains to delivering high quality design.

A burning desire to do the best you can within established parameters is a key attribute of all successful Sherpas. Must be available to work on-site at our Winnipeg office.

Job Summary & Scope
Reporting to the Art Director, you will work collaboratively with other members of the Sherpa team to create and deliver high quality brand/print/web/mobile/video and application user experiences.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities
- Developing, testing, documenting and deploying high performance creative that drives ROI for Sherpa’s clients using a variety of tools and techniques
- Working independently
- Ensuring projects meets company standards
- Deliver tasks within given deadlines and budgets

Required Competencies
- Strong typography skills
- Great portfolio of work
- Creativity
- Excellent communication, time management, troubleshooting, analytical, and interpersonal skills
- Diligence and commitment to Quality Assurance and self-assessment of your own work

Technical Requirements
- Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
- Windows 10 
- MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

Bonus Skills
- Adobe Premiere, After Effects
- Lightroom
- Cinema 4D
- HTML, CSS, Wordpress

Other Duties as Required
Employees are expected to help fill any gaps in work as each person’s capabilities allow.

Education, Skills and Experience
- Post-secondary diploma/degree in graphic design/digital media
- Flexibility to adapt to a fast-paced, deadline oriented work environment
- Ability to work under pressure, and quickly assimilate large quantities of information 
- Detail-oriented
- An optimistic attitude and a willingness to learn
- Exceptional communication, interpersonal and team skills
- A thorough understanding of the creative process 

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