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Senior Designer

Senior Designer

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Star Metro Media

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Star Metro Media provides leading-edge, effective advertising and marketing solutions to Canadian businesses, using the combined digital, mobile and print audiences of the Toronto Star, Metro,,, the Kit and Star Metro Media brings together the combined marketing power of the countrys largest newspaper, a national chain of free daily publications, digital and mobile properties and direct marketing channelsready to work together to deliver compelling and effective marketing solutions to our customers.


Star Metro Media is seeking a Senior Designer, with 5+ years’ experience in an advertising background. You will embrace RPF’s with designs that result in winning business and spin creative briefs into powerful and memorable print & digital campaigns.


Who you are …

  • Creative, insightful, and interested in staying on top of trends and innovation
  • Up-to-date and on the ball with emerging digital trends and culture
  • Positive vibe and collaborative nature
  • Contributes to the conceptualization, strategy and creation of campaigns across all platforms
  • Ensures the work reflects the client's business, brand requirements and KPI’s
  • Presents and explains concepts, answers questions and communicates effectively

Who you bring to the table…

  • Outstanding portfolio showcasing innovative design concepts and highly considered visual executions
  • Deliver digital ad concepts of the highest quality utilizing our vendor platforms
  • Proven understanding of wireframes, user journeys, typography, layout and colour
  • Working experience with most recent version of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign/InCopy, Dreamweaver, Flash Pro, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Adobe Muse, Edge)
  • HTML5 and CSS a plus
  • Basic Video Editing a plus
  • Never-miss-a-deadline attitude
  • Proactively self-manage time, deadlines and juggle multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Problem solving skills
  • The foresight to put themselves in the shoes of the user


Why Youll Love Working Here:

Star Metro Media provides an exciting, fun and rewarding culture to talented individuals who strive to be the best and contribute to a winning team


  • The opportunity to be part of a company at the cutting edge of the digital media industry
  • Weve got your health in mind; youll get a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
    • 3 weeksvacation to start
    • Extended health care
    • Dental
    • Group RRSP with company matching
  • Awesome waterfront location with an onsite gym, a Starbucks and only a few minute walk from Union Station


Star Media Group is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier free recruitment process to applicants with accessibility needs in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require an accommodation during this process, please inform Star Media Group of your requirements.