Junior Graphic Designer

Location

Vancouver, Canada

Term

Full Time

Date Posted

March 25, 2022

SAXX Underwear Co. is looking for a Junior Graphic Designer to join the team based at our Vancouver office location.

This is your opportunity to be part of a globally growing brand in a dynamic work environment.

The Junior Graphic Designer will…

be responsible for taking the vision of Art Director through development of brand creative artwork. This role will report to a Senior Designer and requires a proactive person who is accountable and comfortable working both independently and within cross-disciplinary teams.

Responsibilities Include:

Production Design:

  • Develop artwork files from provided direction for owned and 3rd party websites, emails, advertisements, social and video, ensuring the layouts are delivered to specifications.
  • Prepare presentations for key check points and sign offs.
  • Implement copy and visual changes through a multi-revision design process.
  • Prepare final press and production ready files for channel owners and external venders.
  • Organize and maintain creative production files.
  • Provide timely, detailed and effective written and verbal communication to production partners and other in-house stakeholders on the status of design activities and deliverables.
  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders on the team including channel owners, designers, photographers and retouchers to ensure outputs meets objectives. 
  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional partners (Brand, eCommerce, Product, External Agencies, etc.) on varied creative projects.
  • Work with Marketing Project Coordinator to execute project timelines
  • Stay up to date with industry, competitor and cultural trends.

Motion Design:

  • Work with a Senior Designer to design and concept motion graphic solutions that compliment brand creative output. 
  • Catalogue and edit video.
  • Collaborate with the Art Director and Senior Designer in the conceptualization of motion graphic content by swiping and pulling inspiration as needed.
  • Stay up to date with industry, competitor and cultural trends.
Required Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field or equviant experience and 1-2 years of production design and/or motion experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of & ability to work in Adobe Creative Suites (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat, etc.)
  • Experience/interest in motion graphics and building/editing animations with Adobe After Effects, Premier and Photoshop an asset.
  • Experience/interest in UI/UX design an asset.
  • Strong knowledge of fashion lifestyle industry and ability to pull creative references (e.g. photography, stylists, editors, art directors, etc.)
  • Ability to clearly and effectively communicate design processes, ideas, and solutions to stakeholders.
  • Passionate about design and innovation.
  • Ability to take art direction and critique, while working in an iterative process.
Why we think you'll love working with us:
  • We offer equitable salaries, a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision coverage, and an Employee and Family Assistance Program to support your wellbeing
  • Get additional health care support through a virtual health care platform and a health spending account
  • Have your birthday off to celebrate in style
  • Four paid days off dedicated for you to volunteer in your community
  • Be part of a team of incredibly talented, passionate, and empowered people focused on building and innovating
  • Make an impact with your work—each person has an equal opportunity to contribute to our goals
  • Join one of the fastest-growing companies in Vancouver and find opportunities to grow in your own career—offering advancement opportunities for our team members is important to us!
  • Stay fueled with our in-house chef, healthy snacks, coffee, and tea
  • Hang out with the cute and cuddly dogs at our headquarters
  • Enjoy access to our in-office gym
  • During the COVID 19 pandemic, we learned the majority of our roles are remote-friendly. Although there may be times where it is required or more effective to be in office for certain meetings or tasks. As the pandemic evolves, we will continue to adjust our working arrangements as necessary.
To Apply…

Please forward your resume, portfolio and quote Junior Graphic Designer in the subject line. We appreciate your interest in the role, however; only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview. Thank you for your interest in a career with SAXX

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