Senior Designer, Digital (UX/UI) in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 2/4/2020

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Please Note: If you are a current Spin Master employee with access to Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.

Are you looking to further your career with an industry leading, global children's entertainment company? 

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you! 

What's it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; we are building a legacy and welcome individuals with a proven track record of driving results.  

Job Description:

Spin Master is looking for a Senior Digital Designer who loves to create fun and innovative digital content across a variety of digital mediums. As the Senior Digital Designer, this candidate is customer focused, data-hungry and loves to create fun and exciting content that sparks engagement and conversion. Working closely with brand, media and internal creative content stakeholders you will put forth a vision to develop and transform concepts into creative digital content and online user experiences ensuring client objectives are achieved. This candidate is comfortable working across multiple projects simultaneously and has excellent organizational skills. 

What we can expect from you:

  • Develop designs, creative concepts, and user interactions for Spin Master’s digital properties (including websites, landing pages, micro-sites, paid and organic social campaigns, e-commerce / web banners and other digital initiatives).
  • Transform brand strategies and translate them into digital campaigns to help drive consumer engagement and conversion.
  • Ideate best-in-class web experiences that meet and follow digital guidelines and legal compliance (ADA, AODA, and COPPA) - Strong foundation in UX / UI required.
  • Maintain brand consistency across all channels.
  • Ability / openness to take art and technical direction well from staff.
  • Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills.
  • Ability to be a team player in a dynamic, multi-functional team.

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • Expert level knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud applications
  • Expert knowledge of various social platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, SnapChat and other emerging platforms
  • Strong understanding of responsive design on different platforms with an emphasis on mobile first
  • Experience designing for ADA, AODA compliance
  • Ability to create and clearly annotate wireframes and functional prototypes
  • Maintain a digital-first mentality

You should apply if you have the following:

  • 5-7 years experience in a creative environment or advertising agency experience preferred.
  • Expert level knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Strong knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript and jQuery or similar framework
  • Experience working together with developers to ensure effective execution of user experience
  • Deeply familiar with channel strategies, including full funnel, traditional and digital advertising, direct response programs, email, website, mobile, search and social media.
  • Strong digital portfolio with a solid understanding of responsive design on different platforms with an emphasis on mobile first

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:
•    Integrity
•    Open Mindset
•    Innovation
•    Partnerships
•    Collaboration
•    Driving Results
•    Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.