Web & Graphic Designer – Shaw

A little about us
What we do at Shaw matters – in a world where being connected has never been more critical, we bring the best wireline and wireless technology and solutions together to create exceptional customer experiences. Every day we help millions of Canadians live their best-connected lives through the strength, capacity and combined power of our Fast LTE and Fibre+ networks.

At Shaw we say we’re brighter together, and we believe it’s the diverse mix of brilliant people here that really makes us shine. When you join our team, you’ll see we are so much more than just a company. Shaw connects you with limitless opportunity, an incredible culture, career development and a great benefits package. We are a friendly, collaborative group, and we have a lot of fun finding new ways to delight our customers.

Come dream bigger and brighter with Shaw.

The role
Are you inspired by great design? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic, and constantly evolving environment? Do you understand the importance of even the smallest details? If so, The Knowledge and Online Content team is looking for you. We are seeking a talented, energetic, detail-oriented team player who has the skills and enthusiasm necessary to be a Web and Graphic designer.

The Knowledge and Online Content Team is looking for creative, solution-oriented team members to join us. Our team is focused on enabling a strong sales culture while supporting growth in revenue through easy to access knowledge and tools.

A typical day
In this role, collaboration and communication is key. You will be working with peers, leaders, and subject matter experts to brainstorm and build online support content. This is an exciting opportunity to build relationships in many parts of the business. You will support sales teams with written and visual experiences to help them understand process and solve problems.

Your primary role will be to design web experiences, layouts, and infographics for our intranet sites, as well as external customer facing sites. You will prepare mock-ups and templates and help improve our internal style guide for all teams to use. Your designs and visuals should help tell a story or create easy to follow flows. We are looking for creative individuals who can help us challenge what we think of today’s knowledge content and deliver an exceptional experience to the teams we support.

The team also supports and enables sales channels with tools and experiences beyond static images or written content. We are looking for someone who can assist with web layouts and UX design for web-based tools written in JavaScript, HTML and CSS. This is an exciting area where we can offer interactive experiences and develop creative solutions. An ideal candidate will be able to assist in development using these scripting languages. Prior programming experience would be an asset.

If this sounds appealing to you, we encourage you to apply.

Your skills/experience
Candidates with a degree or diploma in Graphic Design or related field will be prioritized. Artistry and creativity will need to be demonstrated by a strong portfolio.

We are looking for a multi-skilled applicant with JavaScript, CSS and HTML web development skills, so an intermediate understanding of these technologies is important. You need to be proficient with Microsoft and the Adobe Suite including Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator, or similar applications.

You will also need to assist with organizing, editing, and updating written copy so exceptional written and spelling ability is important.

You should be highly organized, efficient, able to self-manage, and comfortable speaking in groups and to senior leaders.

Other details
This role is not location-specific except that you need to be within driving distance to an office in an area we service with one of our companies Shaw, Shaw Direct or Freedom Mobile, no additional travel is required. Role will be home based until further notice.

This role requires the successful completion of a criminal and credit background check.

Posting closing date:March 2, 2021

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