Freelance Graphic Designer
JOB OPENING:

Freelance Graphic Designer

Please note: Applicants must submit a portfolio of their relevant work along with their resume

DEPARTMENT:

The Marketing department is IRC’s brand protector. They promote IRC and its work through the website, social media, media production and digital marketing. They research and identify IRC’s audience and target marketing efforts to reach the right people with the right message. They develop and implement marketing and digital strategies to meet IRC’s objectives through raising funds online

JOB PURPOSE:

Islamic Relief Canada is looking to contract a Graphic Designer Freelancer on a project-by-project basis, to assist with day-to-day graphics production as well as items for annual events and projects. 

This position will act as a service provider for the organization in terms of the creation and development of posters, reports, and creatives. The Graphic Designer will continuously elevate the standard of Islamic Relief Canada’s brand by conceptualizing and creating industry-standard illustrations and designs for all campaigns throughout the year. 

Status: Contractor
Location: Remote
Department: Marketing
Start Date: Immediate

Submit applications to: [email protected]

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create all promotional materials for campaigns
  • Develop and design stewardship reports for donors
  • Work towards implementing creative and innovative designs that elevate the brand of Islamic Relief with Canadian Muslims
  • Consult within the marketing team and across the organization to determine the nature and content of design needed
  • Communicate with other departments and the Marketing Manager regularly to ensure deadlines and quality standards are being met
  • Acquire content and develop unique designs for campaign material and electronic productions such as newsletters as well as other advertising/productions.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Completion of a college diploma/university degree in Graphic Design preferred
  • 3+ years of experience
  • Should exhibit critical thinking skills, initiative, and be self-directed
  • Must have an eye for clean design
  • Excellent proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Multilingual/proficiency in French is an asset
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with experience delivering high-quality results
  • A portfolio must be submitted with resume
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada

Please note: Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted

Please email applications to [email protected]