Digital Designer

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Are you creative-driven? Are you curious and ready to tackle big business problems?

If so, maybe we should talk!

Cossette is a dynamic Canadian marketing communications agency. We have been around for more than 40 years. We have offices in all regions of the country and although we are considered part of the Canadian agency establishment, we’re anything but stuffy. In fact, we are the exact opposite. Cossette has a reputation for being innovative and entrepreneurial. We pride ourselves in our agility, creativity, our currency and a certain kind of edginess. We play hard and we work hard. Perhaps that’s why we previously were named one of the best 50 employers in the country and are currently Strategy’s Agency of the Year, for two consecutive years!

But you don’t need to take our word for it. Come and learn for yourself.

Job Description

As a Cossette Digital Designer your main tasks are to explore and be an original thinker, while ensuring you maintain a brand's essence. You will leverage your UX and Information Architecture experience to produce user-centric web/responsive mobile interfaces and social media content, while working closely with your Art Director and a team of writers to translate concepts into beautiful and engaging visual designs and compelling content/storytelling. 

We’re looking for a Designer who has their own ideas and doesn't just follow trends. Strong typography skills are a plus! And finally, you’re a problem solver and collaborator who is passionate about creating immaculate designs every time.

Qualifications

  • An understanding that brand thrives in rhythm and interaction

  • Strong communication skills to present and defend your ideas

  • Ability to thrive on inter-team collaboration

  • An appreciation that storyboards are gospel, and pixels need to be perfect

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience, agency experience is a plus

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in UI/UX information architecture

  • Proven ability to design for HTML5 and CSS

  • Strong chops in mobile

  • Solid brand/identity experience

  • Collaborative spirit

  • Strong design portfolio

  • Advanced skills in Adobe CS: Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator

  • Experience with Sketch App and Invision a plus

Additional Information

When you join Cossette you are entering the top rank of the Canadian advertising industry.

  • We offer the opportunity to work with leading industry clients and a bright new office space that inspires creativity.
  • Competitive compensation and benefit packages and the opportunity to advance your career quickly
  • We are looking for people who think outside the box. After all that’s what advertising is all about.

In order to foster this we offer:

  • A flat corporate structure. You will have the opportunity to work alongside senior level executives throughout the entire organization.
  • A flexible work sched
  • Attention to detail required and comfortable dealing with data on a regular basis
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  • ule and a business casual environment.
  • Our entrepreneurial culture encourages creative input from every discipline and all levels of the company!

Oh, and did we mention that we throw amazing parties?

SO WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?

Please apply for career opportunities via our career page in order to stay up to date with our most accurate and available openings. Applications submitted outside our career page will not be reviewed.

We thank all applicants. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Cossette is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. Cossette is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know.