Graphic Designer (Graduate)

Anticipated Start Date: May 1, 2018

The Marketing Department at Spectrum is growing! We are currently searching for a Graphic Designer for a full-time salaried position. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an innovative and dynamic team designing and laying out catalogues. We are seeking a Graphic Designer who demonstrates creative thinking, and the ability to generate new and original ideas within the parameters of print catalogues. The successful candidate will work with the Director of Advertising, two Graphic Designers, and a team of Catalogue Directors in producing print materials (catalogues and flyers) for the company.

Spectrum Nasco is Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor of educational resources and products including many exclusive lines. Our customers are teachers, schools and school districts, as well as Healthcare training facilities, such as Hospitals, EMS and Universities. For over 47 years we have earned a reputation of a leader within our markets and providing our customers with the best value by sourcing the highest quality products from around the Globe. Our Head Office and National Distribution centre is located minutes north of Toronto, Ontario.


The Graphic Artist is responsible to produce catalogues pages and web content working with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.

Core Competencies:

  • Design Development
  • Visual Communications
  • Presentation
  • Understanding of and ability to utilize tools and technology
  • Time Management
  • Accountability and Dependability

Job Duties:

  • Produce a minimum of eight (8) catalogue pages per day
  • Prepare product images and graphics for web
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • 1-3 Years of experience working with print design
  • Intermediate skill level with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Basic knowledge of page layout
  • Completed a minimum of 3 years in Design at college or university level; and/or minimum of 3 years of professional work experience as a Graphic Designer or Creative Professional
  • Ability to meet deadlines without compromising accuracy, attention to detail or quality.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and as part of a team (including cross-departmental teams)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build positive and supportive relationships with all colleagues
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a MAC based environment

Working Conditions

  • Manual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals
  • Overtime as required

Please submit your resume, cover letter with salary expectation with a reference to posting 18-02 in your subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time


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Additional Details

Category: Graphics / Web
Spectrum Educational Supplies Limited
Newmarket, ON, CA
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Posted: Mar 05, 2018
Deadline: OPEN
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