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Multimedia Graphics Designer (Digital Media Specialist) - Technology Strategy & Business Transformation

Reference ID: PLA03906-19

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Design creative marketing solutions to support technology programs as part of a team building state-of-the-art digital technologies for Canadians.

Join our team

If you're passionate about innovative visual storytelling and have a well-rounded graphics and multimedia background spanning across print, video, presentation design, and Web, we'd love to have you collaborate with our team to develop external marketing collateral to support a number of campus recruitment events, hackathons and more.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

The Multimedia Graphics Designer, also known as Digital Media Specialist, is a unique member of our Technology Strategy & Business Transformation (TSBT) team who creates innovative visual messages leveraging various media to advance our strategic priorities and champion our ideas. The successful candidate will work independently and effectively with multiple cross-functional partners, including senior executives, to deliver high quality products under tight timelines.

The core focus of this role is to partner with our Technology teams to help elevate external collateral for key stakeholder audiences, especially new technology graduates. We run a number of events on campuses each year, and you'll be part of putting together that experience for new graduates. To that end, you'll be a trusted advisor, brand expert and creative whizz, helping our teams effectively deliver their message, whether that's a business case, white paper, infographic, booth design, live technology demo, website, video story or interactive presentation, or even an entire design strategy.

The TSBT team is responsible for TELUS' next-generation network and information technology roadmap, and delivering best-in-class network and technology solutions to enable a superior customer experience. We are at the forefront of developing innovative new technologies that will transform the way we deliver service to our customers. We are also responsible for evolving TELUS' business models, supply chain, and technology investments so that our customers get faster access to the latest services.

As a high-performing member of our Strategic Initiatives team within TSBT organization, you will partner closely with other strategy and design primes within our team to deliver on initiatives specific to our marketing programs and our new graduates program. Whether you bring an agency or an organizational background, or both, we'd love to hear about what you bring to the table, and to our team! And if a creative, fast-paced environment combined with a highly collaborative team culture excites you, read on.

Here's how
    •Scope, execute on, and deliver project briefs from concept to finish •Lead creative design solutions from conceptualization to design, final review, and production •Develop real-time responsive content to adapt, react and respond to time-sensitive executive requests, leader needs, and/or opportunities to advance our messages •Apply graphic design and brand best practices across a variety of mediums for effective visual storytelling •Film and edit short videos, create motion graphic assets, and re-purpose assets to animate for other mediums •Follow outlined project requirements, production methods, and schedules in accordance with established timelines and within established budgetary constraints •Collaborate with other Designers to develop templates, shared artifacts and best practices for the wider team •Present your concepts, in-progress design work and final products to executives, and other key stakeholders in an agile, iterative approach


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Proven understanding of digital media & social media design and best practices that includes a thorough understanding of user-centered design practices and a solid foundation in graphic design principles •Equal passion and aptitude for contributing at the strategic level as well as the hands-on, detailed level •Ability to recommend and use the right medium for the job, whether that's animation, video, infographics, or 3D •Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills •Deep understanding of graphic/visual design first principles including typography, sketching, composition, layout, color, iconography, and information design •Excellent executive level verbal, written, and visual communication skills •Proven ability to deliver high quality products under tight timelines while working with multiple contributors •High attention to detail to ensure the best quality in conjunction with timely execution •Proficiency in industry-standard graphic and multimedia tools including Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, and Premiere Pro •Sound understanding of print and web output formats: appropriate file type, resolution, color space •Hands-on experience in video production and a deep understanding of video editing techniques and best practices •Familiarity with using DSLR cameras for corporate/people/technology/product photography

    •5 years or more of working graphic design experience, with at least a few of those in a technology domain •Bachelor's degree with a specialization in Fine Arts or Design

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: February 9, 2019
Closes: April 10, 2019
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TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...