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Web and Graphics Designer

Web and Graphics Designer

Date: 2010-12-09, 11:41AM PST

E-Mail to: job-gkhnp-2104089314@craigslist.org

About Us

We are a small but growing Web design and Internet marketing firm in Burnaby. As a result of our growth, we are looking for a new Graphics Designer to join our strong core team of 17.

Summary of Position:

Responsible for the conceptualization, design and build of accessible, usable, SEO friendly, cross-browser compatible websites, for a large variety of clients as well as the company own websites. Also responsible for the design of offline media and marketing collateral when needed.


1. Planning and preparation of web sites

• Meet with client and discuss site design requirements – target audience, concepts, look and feel, page structure and navigation

• Assist in planning of site structures, navigation and site maps

• Sketch basic layouts and wireframes

2. Design of web sites

• Create site wireframes for customer approval or modification

• Ensure website projects are visually effective and easy to access

• Ensure the layout of the content is accessible and logical; recommend improvements if necessary

• Create graphical mockups of sites for customer approval or modification

• Ensure visual concepts match the content and the image wanted by the clients

• Ensure sites are easy to navigate

• Communicate with and present to clients throughout design process

• Prepare and optimize graphical elements of website for customer approval or modification

3. Build of websites

• Assist in creation of HTML site templates

• Assist in creation of WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, and other CMS-based templates and themes

• Particiapte in site testing and quality control

4. Maintenance of internal and external websites

• Edit and update existing websites as needed

5. Marketing Collateral and Print Graphics Design

• Design promotional material and graphic elements

• Design technical document templates

• Design, maintain and update the company’s brand standard documents

6. Internal Product Development

• Provide technical guidance for graphics and UI-related components during product planning and development

• Ensure company web application products are visually effective and easy to access

7. Reporting:

• Create a weekly summary report to document activity

8. Other Duties as Required

Knowledge, skills and abilities

• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

• Minimum of 2 years experience as a graphic designer in the following areas: Interactive, agency creative, and graphic design

• Minimum of two years of experience in Web design and online marketing

• Fluency in current graphic design and web development software such as Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver etc…)

• Strong technical knowledge of how web-based technologies apply to web design such as HTML, Flash, CSS, and AJAX.

• Understanding of SEO, accessibility, usability, browser compatibility and web best practices

• Strong understanding of and ability in User Interface Design

• Strong design style, including creative design solutions within the constraints of the Internet.

• Strong conceptual skills, including online software concepts and online experience concepts

• Ability to create and customize WordPress, Drupal, and Joomla themes and templates

• Solid understanding of client deliverables, and the ability to take responsibility for them

• Understanding of and experience in corporate branding, layout, colour theory and typography in both print and digital media.

• Strong analytical skills

• Ability to work well in a team or individually on multiple projects

• Desire to learn and improve

• Ability and desire to keep up to date with latest trends and movements in web design and the Internet as a whole

To apply, send us your resume, cover letter, and portfolio

Originally posted 2010-12-10 03:00:55. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

An interesting project: WP/EE/GCal/Zend (Squamish/ Vancouver/ Anywhere)

Date: 2011-06-23, 1:53PM PDT

E-Mail to: job-pwfzp-2458563882@craigslist.org

We are looking for someone with the following areas of expertise for a new website:

Expression Engine (or WordPress/ Drupal)
Google Calendar
Zend PHP
Facebook (JavaScript SDK)

If you would like to submit a resume, your location and previous example of work. Alternatively, for more information please reply direct to this message.

If you are applying from India/ overseas, DO NOT simply send a list of websites your company has designed with no reference to the skills listed above. We will NOT reply.

We would be interested in hearing from people in the lower mainland (esp. Squamish/ North Shore) who may be interested in being involved in this exciting project beyond just being a developer.

Many thanks.

Originally posted 2011-06-24 12:25:40. Republished by Blog Post Promoter