Visual Communication Designer - Marketing (Position Filled)

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Are you an experienced visual communication designer who is motivated to affect problems faced by fellow creators? Are you inspired by inventive communication and visual precision? Do you enjoy being part of a team that shares your passion for art and design equally with a passion to drive results? Do you define a “good day” as one where you've shipped out something great and know that it's going to make an impact? If so, read on!

Format is looking for a passionate, Visual Communication Designer to join our mission to further entrench Format as the world's leading online portfolio builder and platform for visual artists. Part design rebel and part design principles champion, as our Visual Designer you'll report to our Creative Lead. From our website and landing pages to display ads and beautiful content pieces, you'll produce design solutions from concept to execution that aligns with our brand and inspires action from our audience. You'll collaborate with stakeholders to develop big picture strategy, work on key initiatives with our direct and content marketers and partner closely with developers to produce final assets and design guidance.


Desired Skills and Experience:

As our Visual Communication Designer you'll need to be adept in multiple design practices and have a minimum of 3 years of demonstrated expertise in:


What we'd like to see in our ideal candidate:


About Format:

Launched in 2008 in Liberty Village in Toronto, Format.com has quietly become the leading online portfolio builder for professional visual artists around the world to exhibit, market and sell their work. With 45+ team members, tens of thousands of customers in over 190 countries, and voted the #1 online portfolio by photographers, designers and artists, we’ve come a long way, but have really only just begun.

Some of the benefits of working here include:

This is a full-time position based in Toronto, ON.

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Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No recruiters, please.


External Referral Bonus Program

Did you know that we have an External Referral Bonus Program? If you know someone who’d be great for this position, then let us know. You could be eligible for our $1,000 CAD referral bonus. See details here.


Format is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a work environment that is both diverse and inclusive. You will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, creed, disability, or age.