Graphic Designer B – News for Young Audiences (French Services) – CBC

Job Family Programming (TV-Radio-Web)
Primary Location Montreal

Position Language Requirement French Only

Language Skill Level (Reading) –
Language Skill Level (Writing) –
Language Skill Level (Speaking) –

Status of Employment Contract
Work schedule(s) Full-time

Work at CBC/Radio-Canada

At CBC/Radio-Canada, we create content that informs, entertains and connects Canadians on multiple platforms. Our successes and accomplishments are driven by embodying and upholding values, which include creativity, integrity, inclusiveness and relevance.

Do you think you have the ability and drive to keep up with this exciting, ever-changing industry? Whether it be in front of the camera, on air, online or behind the scenes, you would be joining a team that thrives on making connections and telling stories that are important to Canadians.

This is a contractual position for a period of one (1) year.

Your role

As Art Director, you will be responsible for the graphic identity of the MAJ – News for Young Audiences project. You will develop static and animated visuals for all the brand’s platforms (website, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube). You will be required to create signatures and other animated graphic elements for all MAJ video content. You will also be expected to make creative, innovative suggestions to evolve MAJ’s identity consistently and in a way that’s appropriate for all platforms and the target audience (kids 13 and under).

You will work on a daily basis with the multiplatform production team as well as other members of the Kids & Youth and News departments.

Essential qualities for this position include creativity, the ability the manage multiple projects simultaneously, in-depth knowledge of all platforms, strong proficiency with graphic design and animation software as well as experience producing multiplatform digital content.

We are looking for a candidate with the following:

Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in graphic design (or equivalent)
Three or more years’ experience designing and producing graphics for television and digital media
Proficiency with graphic design, animation and video editing software (Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Final Cut Pro and/or Premiere)

Skills:

Good knowledge of graphic and motion design trends
Experience producing multiplatform digital content
Very good knowledge of spoken and written French
Ability to work well under pressure for extended periods
Excellent interpersonal skills

Your application must be accompanied by a digital portfolio of recent work.

Candidates may be subject to skills and knowledge testing.

If this sounds interesting, please click on ”Apply online”. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

CBC/Radio-Canada is committed to being a leader in reflecting our country’s diversity. That’s because we can only create and tell the stories that connect Canadians, by having a workforce that mirrors the ever-changing makeup of our country. That’s why we, as an employer, value equal opportunity and nurture an inclusive workplace where our individual differences are not only recognized and valued, but also extend to and pervade all the services we provide as Canada’s public broadcaster. For more information, visit the Diversity and Inclusion section of our website. If you have accommodation needs at this stage of the recruitment process, please inform us as soon as possible by sending an e-mail to recruitment@cbc.ca.

You are invited to consult and familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct, which can be found on our corporate website. All employees must adhere to the Code as a condition of employment. We also invite you to take a look at our policy on conflicts of interest. In the event that you become an employee, it will be important to inform us, as quickly as possible, of any situation that, because of your hiring, constitutes or could appear to constitute a conflict of interest.

Wherever in the wording of the job description either gender is used, it shall be understood to include all genders.

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