Job

Toronto

Designer (Commerce Experience)

Designer (Commerce Experience)

Designer

What we are looking for:

We’re looking for a fresh, creative thinker who is able to translate and extend concepts into effective interactive marketing, digital, visual, and motion-based experiences. You will also work closely with Account Executives, Developers, and Production.

Before we continue to dive into the requirements for the role let’s talk about Why you should join Valtech?

Flexibility: We trust in the expertise, skills, and actions of our colleagues. That’s why we provide a flexible work schedule that supports work/life balance.

Career Advancement: We offer a career, not just a job. We invest in the personal and professional growth of every employee because we believe growth leads to both business impact and personal fulfillment.

Learning and Development: We foster a culture that encourages and promotes professional growth and development, with continuous learning through our in house LMS (Ask us about the Academy)

Toronto Benefits:

  • We offer competitive compensation, Group Benefit Plan, and a Health & Wellness program ($1000 toward mental health!)
  • Monthly events with an active culture club
  • We close over the winter holidays and keep summer hours to help you make the most of those sunny Friday afternoons

Want to learn more about our unique culture and awesome people click here

What you will do:

  • Keep up to date on marketing and design trends, visual styles, art, innovation, social media, and their influence and applicability.
  • Develop digital strategies, creative concepts and design communications
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of production techniques, options, and project timing.
  • Conduct all phases of project execution for the very first idea to the very last pixel.
  • Help set define design direction for clients.
  • Maintain and organized file system.
  • Collaborate with other disciplines to provide comprehensive project management.
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously.


What you should have:

  • 3+ years of Digital Design experience preferably with a digital agency.
  • Highly creative out-of-the-box thinker that provides marketable, strategic and visual solutions.
  • Excellent graphic design and visual creation skills (from the very first sketch to visual guidelines, from the first mockup proposals to final deliverable).
  • Quickly “switch hats”, shifting smoothly between art direction and design duties
  • Exhibit strict attention to detail.
  • Personal passion for design and creation culture.
  • Solid understanding of interactivity and creations in the digital sphere with a basic understanding of motion design.
  • Self-driven, inspired, and motivated—we seek people who take pride in their work.
  • Solid organizational skills and the ability to meet strict deadlines (efficiently and independently).
  • Must have past experience collaborating with UX / Interaction Designers.
  • Proficiency in at least two of the following skills: Sketching, Storyboarding, Photography, UX, Motion Design, Animation and 3D.

Software Requirements

Need strong working knowledge of:

  • Adobe Creative Suite (Cloud version), including Photoshop, Illustrator, Keynote, and XD, (Optional: Adobe After Effects and InDesign)
  • Microsoft 365 including, Powerpoint, Word, Teams and Outlook.
  • Prototyping & Collaboration Tools: Sketch, Figma, Zeplin, Invision, and Miro.

Interested? To apply please submit

  • Your Resume
  • Link to your online Portfolio, or a PDF version, or at least 3 samples of your work.
  • 1 Paragraph Bio describing your qualifications for this role.

Here’s a little about us:

Valtech is a global digital agency that focuses on business transformation for our clients. Founded in 1993, Valtech has established itself as one of the largest independent global agency groups with more than 3.000 exceptional individuals operating out of 40+ offices in 15 countries. We work with some of the world’s best-known brands from travel to retail, connected experiences to automotive and we’re now ready to bring on even more talented colleagues to join us.

We believe diversity is essential to creating the best digital products & experiences. Valtech is committed to providing and maintaining a work environment where all employees and candidates are treated with dignity and respect and that is free of bias, prejudice, and harassment. We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, ethnicity, citizenship, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

So, if you are looking for your next challenge? Then this is your chance to join our team of exceptionally talented, creative and innovative professionals working with composable Best-of-Breed technology platforms within the large-scale digital experience and e-commerce business area.