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Graphic Designer - APPLICATION PERIOD CLOSED

We are seeking a highly motivated Graphic Designer to join our team. This is a full-time, 12-month contract position with the possibility of becoming permanent. Greo offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, and a collegial, flexible work environment. The entire Greo team works remotely and meets in person periodically throughout the year and the successful candidate must reside in Canada.

 

The Graphic Designer will work across Greo service streams and in support of operations to deliver branded assets for several channels including documents (i.e., reports, evidence briefs, etc.), social media and e-communications, templates, presentations, and custom-designed collateral to support organizational and project initiatives for Greo.

 

This position requires proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite, competency in MS Office suite, and familiarity with email marketing and social media platforms. You would report directly to the Chief Strategy Officer, and work in close collaboration with our Knowledge Broker responsible for communications, business leads responsible for project outputs, and our external design agency, as needed to evolve our brand. If you enjoy working with a collaborative and enthusiastic team, come join us!

 

The primary responsibilities of this role include:

 

  • Ensuring the delivery of consistent, high-quality collateral, including team adherence to the organizational brand strategy
  • Providing subject-matter expertise related to design and branding to all staff
  • Designing and managing the production of Greo products. This involves template-based and custom-designed materials including:
    • project-based assets (primarily digital documents, reports, etc.)
    • business-related assets (e.g., letterhead, governance materials, etc.)
    • digital assets including website updates, email communication / newsletter templates, and visuals for social media posts
    • communication assets such as process flows, charts, tables, figures, infographics, and diagrams
  • Overseeing visual updates to the Greo website, as well as project or program-related website hubs
  • Supporting the visual planning and execution of email and digital communication initiatives
  • Managing a library of visual assets, logos, fonts and other brand standards and guidelines as well as occasional sourcing of stock photography

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

Desired Skills and Experience

 

  • Completion of post-secondary certification in graphic design
  • 1-3 years of related graphic design experience
  • Understanding of design theory and typography
  • Demonstrated experience in creating strong visual communications both in print and digital applications with a keen eye for design and attention to detail
  • Strong competency in Adobe Creative Suite applications, specifically InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Strong competency using Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, including building, and managing templates; experience with Microsoft Teams considered an asset
  • Experience using email marketing platforms (e.g., MailChimp) and working knowledge of HTML would be considered an asset
  • Experience preparing visual assets for social media channels including LinkedIn and Twitter
  • Experience with tools such as Canva and Planoly would be considered an asset
  • Experience with web-based content management systems (e.g., Wordpress)
  • Experience working in a community or non-profit organization would be considered an asset
  • Experience working in a multi-project environment
  • Excellent time management skills and demonstrated experience in managing multiple projects and adhering to deadlines

 

What we’d like to see in our ideal candidate

 

  • The ability to receive feedback and direction, and work effectively to deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • The desire to stay up to date with best practices in visual design, to evolve and build skills, and share these with the team
  • Thrives in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Appreciates the value of engaging with, and learning from, different business units, roles, and perspectives
  • Passionate about working for a non-profit social purpose organization to deliver a design lens that strengthens our potential for impact

 

HOW TO APPLY:

 

To apply to join our energetic and committed team, please submit your cover letter and resume in one continuous pdf to info@greo.ca. Please also include attachments or links for 3 work samples. The subject line of your email should be Graphic Designer.

 

If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please email the above address with “Accommodation Required” in the subject line and provide your contact information.

 

Applications are due by 11:59pm ET on Sunday, May 1st, 2022, although application review and candidate interviews may be conducted on a rolling basis. 

Board of Directors
Do you have a head for business and a passion for helping organizations reach their full potential?

We are a non-profit agency on a mission to advance health and wellbeing by turning knowledge into action.

Greo began in Canada as a government-funded non-profit mandated to tackle the harms that can be associated with gambling. Today, we are an independent global organization addressing a host of issues that affect people’s health and well-being.

We are known for our rigorous and accessible approach to mobilizing evidence – including research, practice, and lived experience. Our team operates in the space between citizens, governments, and industry - serving as a bridge from science to humanity.

 

The Opportunity

Greo is looking for new members to join the Board of Directors.

Greo is emerging as a global business-to-business non-profit consultancy that delivers research, evaluation, evidence, and stakeholder engagement services. We are focused on advancing our mission, strengthening organizational health, and developing people and culture.  

By joining Greo, you can help accelerate our growth across jurisdictions, in new sectors, and new client types. You will be building on twenty-year track record of success and a well-established global reputation.

 

What We Are Looking for in Board Members

  • Experience in accounting, finance, business and/or government and/or international relations
  • Strong belief in the value of knowledge mobilization as it relates to health and well-being
  • Knowledge of:
  • regulated areas such as betting and gambling, cannabis, and/or financial sectors
  • areas such as gaming, esports, cryptocurrency, cybersecurity, and artificial intelligence
  • health-related areas such as wellbeing, mental health, public health, and/or determinants of health
  • Willingness to prepare for and attend approximately five Board meetings per year and participate in at least one committee
  • Greo is based in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. Meetings are typically virtual

 

What We Offer

  • As we grow our business internationally, Greo provides board members a stimulating culture, the opportunity to expand professional networks, and professional development opportunities.

 

For more information on this opportunity, please provide a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to: Beverly Ostryhon beverly@greo.ca