Web and Graphic Designer

 

LOCATION:  Downtown St. Catharines, Ontario

START DATE:  Immediately

POSITIONS AVAILABLE:  One (1)

JOB TYPE:  Full-Time

We need an experienced Web and Graphic Designer.  You will design visually appealing ads, images and graphic work for our website, email campaigns and for our social media channels that meet corporate brand standards. In this role you will be a member of the Marketing Department.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Web Design: (80%)

  • Create user interfaces via wireframes using software such as Adobe XD for websites, understanding the importance of creating simple but attractive user interfaces
  • Work closely with a cross-functional, Agile team that includes sales, marketing and product owners to create simple, easy-to-use websites
  • Prepare and present drafts to internal teams and product owners
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Brainstorm, research, design and refine user experiences within deadlines
  • Responsible for executing stunning frontend design work, including creating visual mockups for static and dynamic pages
  • Develop site designs by coordinating with product owners and ensure final output matches the intended visual conceptual design
  • Solid understanding and use of HTML structures (Layers, Frames, Tables, Forms, SSI, CSS)
  • Can easily build a website from scratch or edit code on a site to improve conversion rate, make responsive or reduce site speed

 

Graphic Design: (20%)

  • Design engaging, interactive experiences including the selection or creation of imagery and animation
  • Responsible for ad creative, graphics, and web development for our marketing team
  • Create original graphic designs (e.g. images, sketches and tables) for various applications
  • Create conceptual proofs for marketing to demonstrate how the final project or website will look. You are comfortable creating digital proofs
  • Understand the importance of corporate and product branding along with message consistency, with ability to create style guides that can be easily followed
  • Use documentation to streamline future processes and tasks by recording procedures
  • You will design graphics that highlight the story, maximize audience engagement, and increase awareness, in some cases with tight timelines
  • Have ability to redesign layout of our software’s User Guides working with our Customer Success Team

 

What You Will Need:

  • Degree or strong work experience in UI and Graphic Design
  • 3+ Years of design experience in web design preferably for business products and/or on a marketing team producing multi-channel content creation
  • 3+ Years of experience using HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Strong WordPress skills
  • Advanced user of Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud – specifically InDesign, Premiere Pro, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Acrobat Professional
  • Possess a thorough understanding of user-centered design principals
  • Be able to show a comprehensive portfolio of recent graphic and web design work
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all stakeholders; i.e. technical developers, business leaders, and users.
  • Please note that we work in a PC environment and not MAC

 

What Would Be An Asset:

  • Prior experience with LeanKit or HubSpot
  • Experience with Visual Studio Master Pages
  • Proven track record learning web-based software
  • Previous experience with Telerik and Syncfusion UI components
  • Previous experience working in a B2B industry

 

What you will get:

  • Opportunity to work for a successful and growing SaaS company
  • Working with cool, leading edge software products
  • Competitive salary
  • Christmas and Year-End bonuses
  • Great health and dental benefit programs
  • Retirement savings program
  • Ownership opportunities for all staff
  • Work close to home here in Niagara, no need for long commuting
  • A great corporate culture that is a ‘nonpolitical’ transparent culture, with a “work hard, play hard” attitude
  • Flexible and reasonable work hours that don’t impact your life outside of work

How to Apply for this Position

 

Please send your resume to careers(at)clickback(dot)com if you are interested in this opportunity. We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Why You'll Love Our Team

Our Culture

We are a highly energetic, innovative, entrepreneurial company with room to grow. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and strive to maintain a casual, professional and highly productive work environment for our team. Clickback employees enjoy many perks, including the ability to wear jeans to work every day, birthday parties and monthly massages at the office.

Benefits

At Clickback, we offer a great benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and disability. We also offer paid time off, sick days and company holidays. That’s not all! Employees receive Christmas bonuses, annual bonuses and could be included in an employee trust to share in the ownership of the company.

Clickback is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans’ status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, provincial or local laws. Clickback’s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay, and dismissal.

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