Graphic Designer/Digital Specialist

Shane Homes, one of Calgary's top volume builders, has a career opportunity for a Graphic Designer/Digital Specialist.

The successful candidate will be a well-organized, enthusiastic, creative, team player who can handle a variety of tasks in a fast paced environment.  This is an excellent opportunity to work with our marketing department in a small team environment and be very hands on in the execution of various marketing and advertising initiatives. 

  Qualifications:
  • graphic design and web design diploma with minimum 5 years’ experience
  • proficiency with Illustrator, In Design, Photoshop, Dreamweaver,  HTML, PowerPoint, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
  • strong computer, file management and print production skills
  • proven aptitude for quick creative thinking with acute attention to details within demanding deadlines
Required Skills and Abilities:
  • strong sense of design with the ability to produce high impact graphics for print and digital media including website design
  • strong sense of typography, color and composition as well as strong production skills with the ability to prepare files for commercial printing
  • strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • detail oriented with the ability to meet tight deadlines
  • strong team-work focus with initiative, a strong work ethic and a flexible attitude with the ability to work independently as well as in a small team environment
Key Responsibilities:
  • execute creative graphic design solutions to communicate messages with high visual impact
  • graphic design solutions are required for a large variety of products and activities, such as websites, advertising, newsletters, brochures, magazines, sales centre displays, signage,  corporate communications and corporate identity
  • day-to-day website design and maintenance as well as search engine seeding/optimization
  • experience creating digital ad campaigns
  • maintain a solid understanding of email marketing strategies, best practices and regulations
  • create and develop new mobile friendly email templates
  • maintain email marketing and content calendar
  • work with marketing manager to develop and implement a complete email marketing strategy
  • maintaining the accuracy of all corporate website content and suggest and implement ways to improve it
  • print coordination and production of marketing materials that are produced  in-house
  • database input/tracking, sales team support and administrative duties

 

Shane Homes offers a competitive compensation package, excellent work environment, good benefits and an exceptional profit sharing plan. Please submit your resume with a cover letter to the attention of Human Resources by email only at resumes@shanehomes.com, with " Graphic Designer/Digital Specialist" in the subject line.
 
Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.We thank everyone in advance for applying.No phone calls please.