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Graphic Artist At Great West Life

Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba

Job Description

As part of the Corporate Communications team, you produce creative solutions to deliver messages to our employees, customers and financial advisors, every day Canadians, just like you!

You will create visual solutions to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. You’ll develop the overall layout and production design for online and print advertisements, brochures, publications, and PowerPoint presentations. You’ll have the skillset to apply iconography, infographics, typography and photography in creative ways to solve design problems and achieve communications objectives. This could involve transforming statistical data into visual graphics and diagrams to make complex ideas more accessible. You’ll work as part of collaborative project teams that include communications and marketing and website professionals and business experts.

This position reports to the Associate Manager, Corporate Communications and is located in Winnipeg.

What you’ll do every day:

  • Develop and execute creative, high-quality and cost-effective digital and printed material solutions
  • Work with team members to develop engaging, customer-focused designs in English and French
  • Collaborate with communications partners, business partners and outside vendors on creative and technical design projects
  • Create final artwork in a MAC environment and know the software capabilities and file formats required for various mediums to ensure compatibility with supplier and/or printing company
  • Review printer’s proofs before final printing
  • Source stock photography, illustrations, vectors and imagery
  • Create custom illustrations
  • Produce digital assets (PDFs, graphics, templates, PPTs etc.) as well as print materials
  • Consistently and creatively apply corporate design and brand standards
  • Liaise with printing companies, prepare all print-ready files
  • Plan, follow and apply workflow and processes accurately and consistently
  • Communicate regularly and openly with project co-ordinators and production team
  • Work productively with team members located in Winnipeg, London Montreal, and Toronto
You’ll find success if you have:
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a graphic designer
  • Post-secondary education in Graphic Design
  • Proficient in Adobe creative cloud Adobe Indesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat
  • Experience in videography and video editing
  • Experience creating tables, tabs, style sheets and master pages in Adobe Indesign
  • Full understanding of color separation when preparing electronic files and the ability to choose effective paper stocks and provide print specifications
  • Great understanding of the fundamentals of design: visual hierarchy, layout, typography, color theory, etc – you’ll need to submit a portfolio as part of the selection process.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Advanced skills and experience designing with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, an asset
You’ll fit best with our team if you’re:
  • Self-motivated, organized and be able to multi-task
  • Adaptable to changing priorities and able to hit moving deadlines
  • A problem solver who has a desire to learn new programs
  • Collaborative, open and positive communicator
  • Known for your interpersonal skills
  • Passionate, energetic and enthusiastic
  • Detail oriented when it matters and flexible when you need to be
  • Driven to get the job done, sometimes outside of traditional work hours
  • Innovative and like to be different and try new things
  • Comfortable in fast-paced team environment
Discover your opportunity….Apply today!

Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness facilities. If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.

Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States. As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings. We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.

We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.