ROLE

Localcoin seeks to inspire the future of digital currency globally as the largest bitcoin ATM network in Canada. We are looking for a creative and passionate individual to join our Marketing team as a Graphic Designer.

At Localcoin, graphics are a top priority. As a Graphic Designer, you will bring your knowledge of different media outlets and effectively create designs for our website, media assets, promotional material, and content that will engage our customers and bring our brand to life.

Reporting to our Digital Marketing Manager, you will work in collaboration with the Marketing team to discover how to best showcase our brand and to develop exceptional creatives to support all business channels.

YOUR IMPACT

  • Generate compelling multimedia content such as animated banners and promotional videos to drive revenue
  • Work collaboratively with our Marketing team to explore and develop intriguing design strategies to bring the Localcoin brand to life
  • Design graphics for company websites, landing pages, web forms and social media that is relevant to our customers
  • Drive performance of selected marketing KPIs such as ad click through rates and ad conversion rates by turning provided data into effective designs.
  • Improve user interface based on advanced analytics available to you. (i.e. Our website and mobile application, ad creatives and email designs)
  • Execute multiple projects simultaneously across all advertising channels (i.e. Seasonal ad copy for varying advertising platforms like Adwords, Facebook and Reddit)
  • Bring your subject matter expertise to support every department with design needs for proposals, presentations and other pursuit collateral by accomplishing the tasks as needed.
  • Assists in creating and managing the calendar/schedule for all digital and media assets.
  • Manage print and material budgets utilizing alternative design, photo and print solutions to achieve budget goals.
  • Adopt existing branding guidelines and apply it to your work.

THIS IS YOU

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a Graphic Designer, preferably with knowledge of the financial technology industry
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or closely related visual arts program
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects)
  • Exceptional sense of visual design, including typography, colour theory, design libraries, and grid systems
  • Strong attention to detail (i.e. to copy, layout composition, image colour, etc.) and ability to transition from one priority to another
  • Passionate about graphic design and do the impossible to stay up to date on new techniques
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills to manage multiple projects at once and adhere to deadlines
  • Ability to work well cross-functionally with all levels
  • Working knowledge of Bannersnack or other platforms used to create HTML5/GIF animated creatives
  • Intermediate level of experience with Google Analytics and other third party data reporting platforms

THESE THINGS ARE NICE

  • Experience with CMS tools such as Wordpress
  • Working experience with HTML, CSS and HTML5
  • Interest or experience in photography/videography

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PERKS

Health & Wellness Benefits - We offer a comprehensive benefits package that covers up to 100% of traditional benefits such as dental, prescription drug coverage, vision care, critical illness coverage, life insurance and AD&D coverage. The plan also includes 100% coverage of unlimited personal and business travel insurance, on-demand online nurse assessments through Akira app. We offer a monthly spend on non-traditional medical expenses (massages, chiropractic) and a wellness account (gym memberships, spa, nutritionist).

Location - Localcoin is committed to ensuring that the team and areas we live in remain safe and healthy as the impact of COVID-19 is felt globally. The corporate team here has transitioned to a remote work set-up for the time being and have temporarily closed our head office until further notice. For essential staff in operations we work from our warehouse located close to Pearson Airport.

Events and Socials - Being remote hasn't slowed us down! Attend virtual company-wide teach and training days, industry events, themed monthly Fri-YAY happy hours, bi-weekly virtual team events like escape rooms, magic show, nutritionist lunch and learn series, coffee tastings and more!

Professional Development - We’ll invest in your career. Our company is growing quickly, and we’ll give you the opportunity to do the same. You’ll have access to a number of professional development opportunities so that you can keep up with the company’s evolving needs and grow your career along the way.

Compensation - We offer competitive compensation packages. We deeply value the talent and impact our team brings to the table, and believe that fair and equitable total compensation packages are part of our commitment to everyone who works here.

Purchase Cryptocurrency At Market Rate - You’ll be able to purchase cryptocurrencies supported by Localcoin at the Canadian market rate with zero fees. You’ll also gain exclusive coupons for all of our cryptocurrency ATMs nationwide!

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ABOUT US

Localcoin is Canada's largest and most trusted cryptocurrency ATM network. We're on a mission to simplify the buying and selling process of cryptocurrency by providing transparency, accessibility and convenience.

With over 17 million people using Localcoin products, we pride ourselves on simplifying the highly technical (and at times confusing) crypto world through our industry leading customer support. Our ATMs, trading and online products help educate people on blockchain and cryptocurrencies by providing a safe and low cost avenue to gain a deep understanding of the basics: how to own and operate a digital wallet, how the blockchain network operates and how verifying a transaction works.

We are industry leaders in Canada and growing fast across the US with an eagerness to expand globally. Our team is working together to constantly innovate and build products that provide equal access of cryptocurrencies around the globe. Approximately 2 billion people in different communities worldwide are still unbanked. We believe that by providing an accessible product, we can help facilitate digital payments to these individuals and local communities.

Localcoin has been growing at an incredible rate over the last 3 years. We're looking for talented people that are eager to collaborate, innovate and make a huge impact in the future of digital currency!