Graphic Marketing and Production Associate

  • Nothers Signs & Recognition
  • 105 Falcon St, London, ON, Canada
  • Apr 02, 2019

Job Description

Nothers Signs & Recognition, located in London, Ontario, is looking for a Graphic Marketing and Production Associate with experience in graphic design, marketing, sales, e-commerce and production assembly.  This is a full-time position with a starting salary of $40,000 - $45,000 based on experience.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Marketing/E-Commerce Account Manager and Senior Graphic artist to complete graphic content and creative solutions that align with brand guidelines and client expectations
  • Ensure that graphic content is optimized across all channels and that all files are proofed and correctly formatted for optimal reproduction
  • Follow production schedules and workflow for the design process
  • Integrate multimedia concepts with technical graphic design elements as directed
  • Develop and update specifications and standards for graphic design processes
  • Maintain company presence on social media – Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
  • Develop marketing material – flyers, advertisements and brochures
  • Help develop and promote branding initiatives consistent with corporate business goals and objectives
  • Work with Sales Team (Marketing, Sales and Product Development) to develop advertising and promotion activities
  • Complete creative and/or reproductive electronic artwork
  • Working in production according to established procedures
  • Operating equipment to produce custom products and/or decorate them according to the artwork specifications 
  • Assembling products using bolts, screws, clips, soldering tools, and assorted fasteners
  • Checking products for quality and correct specifications
  • Meeting daily production quotas
  • Documenting all production records
  • Follow all safety protocols and workplace policies
  • Ensure ongoing compliance with local, national, and international standards and legislation

Core Competencies:

  • Customer/Results Focus
  • Communication
  • Planning and Organizing - Attention to detail
  • Team Work
  • Time Management
  • Adaptability/Flexibility
  • Creative and Innovative Thinking
  • Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving
  • Accountability and Dependability
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Development and Continual Learning
  • Computer Skills

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 year of related experience in graphic design and marketing
  • Extensive skills in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.), CorelDraw, PDF form creation and optimization, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and the ability to quickly learn and apply new software
  • Strong understanding of design principles and conceptual methodologies
  • A keen eye for visual aesthetic and branding; good knowledge of color systems, artwork preparation and the print production process
  • Ability to be flexible and quickly re-prioritize and react positively with short notice of changes
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to ability to analyze and interpret customers’ requirements
  • Ongoing learner with keen interest in graphic arts
  • Knowledge of workplace safety and safe lifting and handling procedures
  • Ability to operate required equipment in a safe and responsible manner
  • Ability to grasp and follow the entire order production process
  • Committed to workplace safety and quality
  • Ability to readily determine the correct tools and equipment needed to do a job
  • Ability to work independently and complete daily activities according to work schedule
  • Attention to detail is critical
  • Would like but willing to train experience in manufacturing environment preferably using laser, engraving, doming, sublimating equipment and UV printers.

Working Conditions:

  • General office hours Monday – Friday 8:30-5:00
  • Mostly working on a computer using various software programs
  • Data entry and sitting for extended periods of time
  • Manual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals
  • Fast paced position with plenty of interruptions
  • Must wear protective equipment when required
  • Performing physical labour - Lifting or moving up to 50lbs may be required
  • Repetitive tasks and standing for extended periods of time
  • Occasional overtime may be offered
Foward cover letter and resume to recruitment@nothers.com