SENIOR DESIGNER – Critical Mass , Calgary, AB
The Senior Designer is an original thinker and project group leader who conceives creative concepts and translates them into a visual format. Working in the Creative Department and under the supervision of an art director, the Senior Designer is a team player who is skilled in matching strategic direction with appropriate design results for the Internet and Web-based marketing initiatives. The Senior Designer is a leader capable of directing up to 4 designers, with the ability to follow up and mentor those designers. Attention to detail, combined with a strong working knowledge of design-related applications is essential.
- Designing solutions that meet or exceed strategic objectives
- Creating highly usable interface solutions focused on user experience
- Leading a project or group of projects with limited input from an Art Director
- Guiding and directing up to 4 designers with thorough delegation, follow-up and mentoring
- Rationalizing solutions with the project team and clients
- Balancing creative requirements with client business requirements
- Designing: mood boards; storyboards; interactive page layouts; site grids and interface demos; photo retouching and enhancements; animated GIFs
- Providing quality assurance on creative deliverables
- Building and maintaining a team rapport with creative team personnel, account managers, & project managers
- Visualize and verbalize your ideas to team and client
- Strong design portfolio with 2+ years education, 2+ years design and interactive work experience
- Developed and diverse communication skills
- Ability to articulate creative ideas
- Proven aptitude for quick creative thinking with acute attention to detail within demanding deadlines
- A solid working knowledge of the latest versions of Mac OS, Photoshop and Illustrator
- Understanding of the strengths and limitations of Flash, After Effects, QuickTime, Director, and ImageReady.
This is a salaried permanent- full time position located in Calgary AB, with full benefits and vacation included. Salary band for the Senior Designer role is $60,000 - $70,000 per annum
Please apply at http://bc.tbe.taleo.net/BC1/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRITICALMASS&cws=1&rid=1971
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