|Job Ref:||25a27252||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||City:||Winnipeg||Address:||Post Date:||11/10/2016 08:49|
The Opportunity We are looking for a Creative Artist with strong illustration skills to join our Game Management and Design team. This is a permanent full time opportunity, working in a creative role within a high volume, quick turnaround production environment. This position will be responsible for producing eye-catching lottery ticket designs as well as a wide array of related promotional material for our clients worldwide. Key Responsibilities Creation of lottery ticket and related marketing material designs that meet customer requirements and technical printing specifications To provide design support and ideas for new products and concepts in support of the marketing department for customer presentations Ensure all work is completed accurately to meet quality standards and deadlines Qualifications Post-Secondary education; degree, diploma or certificate in Graphic Arts Design or comparable experience 2-5 years design experience Strong illustration skills encompassing many different styles Sound knowledge of pre-press operations and modern printing technology and processes Extensive knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite 6 or higher (Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign) Working knowledge of Macintosh computers An inventive imagination and expert attention to detail is required Ability to create original and marketable designs as well as edit customer art to meet Pollard Banknote printing specifications A team player with excellent communication skills to clearly present and interpret information and artwork design ideas in consultations with others Highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative and can work successfully without direct supervision Experience with flexographic printing is an asset Pollard Banknote offers a challenging, team-oriented environment, competitive compensation, profit sharing program, company pension and opportunities for professional development. Interested candidates are asked to submit an art portfolio with an emphasis on illustrative work, resume and cover letter outlining fit and salary expectations. We thank all that apply, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory response from a Criminal Record Search.
Pollard Banknote Limited is a leading lottery partner, providing high quality instant ticket products, licenced games, and strategic marketing and management services for both the traditional instant games and the emerging iLottery space of web, mobile, and social channels. Over the years at Pollard Banknote, we have built our core strengths in the key areas of product innovations, ticket art design, game programming, security, and of course new printing techniques that have taken instant scratch tickets to places never imagined 30 years ago. In recent years, we formed Pollard iLottery a joint venture that provides new online and mobile gaming products and services. We are listed on the TSX as PBL.