Graphic Designer, Wealth Management - Toronto - Job #5257
Through its principal subsidiaries, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (“Company”) is a leading independent, full-services financial firm, with operations in two principal segments of the securities industry: wealth management and capital markets.
Since its establishment in 1950, the Company has been driven by an unwavering commitment to building lasting client relationships. We achieve this by generating value for our individual, institutional and corporate clients through comprehensive investment solutions, brokerage services and investment banking services.
The Company has Wealth Management offices located in Canada, the UK, Guernsey, Jersey, the Isle of Man and Australia. Canaccord Genuity, the international capital markets division, operates in North America, UK & Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East.
As a Graphic Designer, you will play a crucial role in helping us to visualize the CGWM brand in line with the global brand guidelines. You will be responsible for designing on a variety of creative projects across multiple channels. This role will require you to work on existing materials as well as creating individual print and online projects from scratch, supporting the CGWM North American Marketing teams in executing their visual identities consistently across projects and to develop cohesive campaigns.
The successful candidate will have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, be a strong multi-tasker, a creative thinker and exhibit a true entrepreneurial spirit. In addition, you will demonstrate excellent communication skills, as you will be required to build strong partnerships with CGWM Investment Advisors and their teams.
Conceptualize and design solutions with high visual impact for brochures, one-pagers, events, promotional materials, video graphics, emails and white papers;
Support the CGWM Marketing team in the development and production of design:
ensuring the brands are executed consistently across all channels
creating graphics for marketing emails, videos and existing material using Adobe CS
supporting implementation of digital strategy and supporting online resources
managing image database including image rights as necessary
Ensure the CGWM visual identity is maintained in its execution for CGWM sub-brands for the CGWM Advisors;
Liaise with approved external suppliers to deliver objectives and best value for CGWM specifically for the procurement of print and imagery.
Skills & Qualifications:
Experience in a similar role in a fast-paced environment;
Extensive experience interpreting business strategy creatively in line with brand guidelines;
Strong graphic design and typography skills as well as a great eye for photography;
Outstanding attention to detail and high-quality standards;
Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, in particular InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator;
Strong organizational skills, able to prioritize work flow and perform effectively under tight time constraints;
Utilize the Adobe platform to create optimized assets for Microsoft Office templates (Word, Outlook PPT);
Experience of packaging pre-flight print documents and liaising with supplier to maintain brand material consistency at different budgets;
Proactive, innovative, creative and enthusiastic in approach;
Self-motivated, taking pride in an accurate and professional work result, within a deadline driven environment;
A post-secondary degree in Design is an asset;
Confident and assertive manner.
Canaccord Genuity Corp. welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including persons with disabilities. We will provide reasonable accommodations upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection cycle.
Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume and covering letter including salary expectations. All applications will be held in strict confidence.
In order to be considered for employment at Canaccord Genuity, candidates selected for interviews will be required to show proof of citizenship, permanent residence or eligibility to work in Canada with no restrictions.
We wish to thank all candidates for their interest but only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank you for your understanding.