Job Posting

Graphic Designer (Freelance)

Perk.com Canada Inc. is a digital media publishing company located in Kitchener, ON that owns and operates advertising-supported editorial websites in various categories. We develop large, targeted audiences across a range of channels, and deliver them relevant, authentic, engaging content created by experts in the space.

For our next project, we are developing a website within the house and home sphere, and we’re looking for someone to help us create this brand’s identity, and translate it into a modern, inspiring, and engaging website. If Home Depot and an interior designer teamed up to have a baby, what would it look like? That’s what we’re envisioning for this project.

Your Role

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING. We look for people who love what they do. In this role, the graphic designer will be taking the lead on designing a logo, website wireframes, and the overall brand identity. Specifically, you’ll be responsible for the following:

  • Conceptualize visuals based on requirements given and create a logo, homepage, and page templates, and social media assets as needed
  • Create unique, original and engaging content
  • Conduct research for ideas and inspiration
  • Prepare drafts, present ideas, and be open to constructive feedback
  • Develop a style guide for the brand and website
  • Provide all design specifications to our front end developers
  • Attend meetings (virtually) as needed

Must Haves

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL NEED. We’re looking for a creative individual with experience in the following areas:

  • 1+ years of experience, specifically with website design and brand development
  • Knowledge of and access to Adobe Creative Cloud programs
  • Typography and layout skills
  • Highly organized with excellent time management
  • Experience designing accessible and responsive websites for desktop and mobile

Nice To Haves

REALLY WOW US. Stand out from the crowd with these extras:

  • Knowledge of current UX/UI trends
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • A portfolio of previous work that you can show us

Salary range: $20-25/hour

To apply for this position please email a resume and cover letter to edicesare@perk.com, indicating the position title, Graphic Designer (Freelance). If you have a portfolio showcasing examples of previous work, please include it as well. All applications will be kept confidential. This posting is remote, and we encourage all applicants to apply, regardless of location.

Perk.com Canada is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to complete the application and/or interview process should notify the Human Resources Generalist.

We thank all applicants for your interest in Perk.com Canada. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.