Multi-Media Designer

Job city: 
Ottawa/Toronto
Job region: 
Eastern Ontario
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 5:00pm
Job terms: 
Full-time

Summary:

The National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM) has a new opportunity for a highly-motivated individual to join our professional staff and work on cutting-edge issues impacting Canadian Muslim communities.

NCCM is currently hiring for a full-time Ottawa/Toronto-based Multi-Media Designer.

At the centre of our vibrant and dynamic communities, NCCM is a national, independent, non-partisan and non-profit advocacy organization at the forefront of defending, promoting and protecting the fundamental rights and public interests of Canadian Muslims.

Under the direct supervision of the Executive Director, the Multi-Media Designer is primarily responsible for executing and delivering engaging content across digital and social platforms to promote the NCCM brand. The Multi-Media Designer must be highly collaborative and still able to work independently.

Responsibilities:

  • Participating in the creation, presentation, execution, maintenance and measurement of various digital and social strategies and their effectiveness
  • Developing videos (storyboarding, shooting, and editing)
  • Creating web-based graphics for campaigns, events, etc
  • Leading the maintenance and updating of content on the NCCM website
  • Participating in collaborative creative content development meetings
  • Staying updated on industry trends and adjusting the content strategy as needed
  • Offering strategic and promotional recommendations for integrated campaigns
  • Managing asset translation as required (e.g. English, French)
  • Flexibility and willingness to go beyond the job description to help the team/department deliver effective work
  • Traveling as required

Qualifications:

  • College or university diploma or degree in a media, web design, or video production related program and/or 2 to 4 years equivalent work experience
  • Immersed in digital culture and is familiar with animation software (After Effects, Premiere) with a thorough understanding of photography/videography, editing and distribution of digital assets
  • Excellent knowledge of SEO, social media and digital best practices, and internet culture and language
  • Strong knowledge of typography, image manipulation, illustration and animation
  • Ability to generate original ideas, storytelling using visual concepts
  • A keen eye for visual details and accuracy
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong ability to manage timelines and resources
  • Comfortable balancing a faced-paced, reactionary environment with proactive content planning
  • Experience in supporting the execution of integrated content programs for brands
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to prioritize competing deadlines is a must
  • Bilingualism (French and English) preferred
  • Ability to work on a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the organization, including evenings, weekends, and holidays

Start date:  Immediate
Expected hours of work:  Full-time
Compensation:  Commensurate with experience & qualifications
Location:  Ottawa/Toronto

How to Apply:

If interested, please submit a resume, cover letter, and portfolio of work with the subject line: Multi-Media Designer to:

Email:  nhasan@nccm.ca 

Thank you to all those who respond to this posting. Only those selected for further screening will be contacted. No telephone call inquiries.

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