M-Dash Design is seeking a freelance graphic designer/production designer to assist with occasional project overflow. Projects are primarily print-based, but some digital design and production may be required. The bulk of the work will be multi-page document editing (InDesign) and updating previously created marketing materials such as catalogues, brochures, sell sheets, ads, templates and price lists.
This is a remote freelance position. You will require your own computer and software licenses. Availability to work and correspond during regular business days/hours preferred.
Post-secondary diploma or certification in Graphic Design or Print Production
1-3 years of related experience preferred
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
A strong focus on InDesign and multi-page layouts will make up most of the work
Highly attentive to detail with excellent proof-reading skills
Strong layout, typography, and colour theory skills
Ability to closely follow and adhere to brand standards
Excellent verbal and written communication (English)
French is not required but considered an asset as French document editing is required
Strong understanding of print production and preparing files for commercial printing
Good understating of preparing files for the web
Ability to turn work around quickly
This is a great opportunity for a junior designer looking to gain experience and sharpen their skills or for an established freelancer who is needing to fill some hours.
Compensation: Hourly, $40-50/hour based on experience and best fit for the job.