Graphic Designer for Just for Laughs Festival

Just for Laughs is the world leader in comedy entertainment. A true jewel of our Quebec culture for more than 40 years, thousands of festival-goers gather every year in July at Place des Festivals.

We are looking for a person to fill the position of Graphic Designer during the 2023 festival. This fulltime mandate is from February to July, in hybrid mode (we like to get together on Thursdays for [email protected]).

If you are passionate, creative and your only limit is your imagination then we want to meet you!

What we offer:

  • Stimulating work environment
  • Dynamic team
  • Flexible schedule
  • An atmosphere faithful to the company's values

Description:

  • Design, produce and update illustrations and content both visual and technical relating to print media, websites and electronic displays ;
  • Design, produce and update illustrations and content for the art department (as required) ;
  • Carry out research and produce layouts and graphic content necessary for various projects ;
  • Ensure brand uniformity (charters/graphic standards/established brand image) ;
  • Coordinate printing work, from proofs to finished results with the suppliers ;
  • Forward to suppliers the components necessary for the production of documents ;
  • Receive proofs and make the necessary corrections ;
  • Work closely with the lead designer and other management ;
  • Possess a professional degree of at least three years in visual content creation ;
  • Possess a DEP in graphic design or other related fields ;
  • Knowledge of French and English, both oral and written ;
  • Master Adobe CC suite, especially InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop ;
  • Have experience in 3D modelling and knowledge of the software SketchUp Pro and After Effects (an asset) ;
  • Have a good knowledge of print media.

Requirements:

  • Be rigorous in the execution of tasks ;
  • Have a sense of organization and priority management ;
  • Contribute, through a creative approach, to the constant evolution of the Just for Laughs Festival brand ;
  • Value teamwork, diplomacy and interpersonal skills ;
  • Possess a positive attitude with the ability to give and receive constructive feedback ;
  • Ability at managing change well ;
  • Mastery of Office 365 and Teams.

This position is published in English in addition to the French version, because the selected candidate must deal with English-speaking customers and suppliers outside Quebec

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