Graphic Designer/illustrator

  • TagsforHope
  • London, ON, Canada
  • Mar 14, 2023

Job Description

amp;lt;pamp;gt;Hey there, weamp;amp;#39;re TagsforHope - the pet brand thatamp;amp;#39;s on a mission to make the world a better place for animals! Based in London, Ontario, weamp;amp;#39;re proud to create high-quality, stylish pet products that make pets look and feel awesome. Our goal is to become a leading pet brand worldwide, with a commitment to making a positive impact for animals everywhere.amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;At TagsforHope, we believe that pets are more than just furry companions - theyamp;amp;#39;re part of the family. Thatamp;amp;#39;s why weamp;amp;#39;re passionate about creating fashionable, high-quality pet products.amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;Weamp;amp;#39;re looking for a graphic designer/illustrator to join our team and help us create magic. If youamp;amp;#39;ve got an eye for color, strong illustration skills, and love staying up-to-date with design trends, we want you! Working with a group of creative and dedicated team members, youamp;amp;#39;ll play an essential role in bringing our brand to the forefront of the pet industry.amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;This is a full-time, in-person position, but weamp;amp;#39;re open to hybrid arrangements. If youamp;amp;#39;re a highly creative and hardworking individual whoamp;amp;#39;s ready to join our mission, weamp;amp;#39;d love to hear from you. Together, we can create a better world for our furry friends, one stylish accessory at a time.amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strongamp;gt;Start:amp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;amp;nbsp;ASAPamp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strongamp;gt;Your mission:amp;amp;nbsp;amp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;ulamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Create and illustrate seasonal designs for pet products including collars, harnesses, bandanas, and tagsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Conduct visual research to determine trends and seasonalityamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Participate in brainstorming meetings to develop concepts for new designsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Experiment with new design ideas and techniquesamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Stay up-to-date with the latest design trendsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Plan out product launches and create cohesive designs for all productsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Test designs for dye-sublimation, UV printing and create UV maps for render purposesamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Export designs for print in all sizes and select matching logos and thread for productsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Style product photos, source and coordinate with models, and arrange photoshootsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Design sales content for the website and email campaignsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Prototype and design product packaging for updates or new productsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Report to the Head Designer at TagsforHopeamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Be highly creative, hardworking, and proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Illustratoramp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;/ulamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strongamp;gt;Perks:amp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;amp;nbsp;amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;ulamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Daily impact on one of the greatest DTC pet fashion brands in Canadaamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Competitive payamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Comprehensive benefits with medical, dental amp;amp;amp; vision coverageamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Bonuses and flexible work scheduleamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Part of a passionate and creative teamamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Many growth and learning opportunitiesamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Pet-friendly office and plenty of complimentary TagsforHopeamp;amp;trade; productsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;/ulamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strongamp;gt;Qualifications:amp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;amp;nbsp;amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;ulamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Minimum of 2-year graphic design education or 1-year equivalent experience working within a graphic design role.amp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Strong Proficiency in Illustrator and Photoshopamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Strong understanding of the latest fashion and design trendsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Thrive working creatively in a fast-moving startup environmentamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;/ulamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strongamp;gt;Nice to have:amp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;amp;nbsp;amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;ulamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;Photography skillsamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;UI/UX Designamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;liamp;gt;3D Renderingamp;lt;/liamp;gt; amp;lt;/ulamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strongamp;gt;About TagsforHope:amp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;Weamp;amp;#39;re a pet fashion brand on a mission to make the world a better place for animals. Started by two brothers in 2014, weamp;amp;#39;re proud to say that weamp;amp;#39;ve served almost a million customers worldwide. We create fashionable, durable, and fully-featured pet products right here in Canada. Plus, weamp;amp;#39;ve built a pretty awesome community of pet lovers along the way. Weamp;amp;#39;re leading the way in the pet fashion industry and weamp;amp;#39;re just getting started. Join us on our mission to create a brighter future for all animals!amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strongamp;gt;EEO Statementamp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;TagsforHope is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to bringing together humans from different backgrounds and perspectives, providing employees with a safe and welcoming work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We strive to create a diverse amp;amp;amp; inclusive environment where everyone can thrive, feel a sense of belonging, and do impactful work together.amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;pamp;gt;amp;lt;strong style=quot;font-size:13pxquot;amp;gt;Apply Hereamp;lt;/strongamp;gt;amp;lt;/pamp;gt; amp;lt;a href=quot;; rel=quot;nofollow noopener noreferrer ugcquot; target=quot;_blankquot;amp;gt;;lt;/aamp;gt;