Be a part of one of the fastest growing digital media companies in the world.
Visual Capitalist, which now reaches millions of people per month, is hiring an Infographic Designer in our home city of Vancouver, Canada.
Two-thirds of the human population are visual learners, however, most of the news and content on the web is not designed to meet the needs of this majority. We founded Visual Capitalist under the belief that the forces of art, data, and storytelling can be combined to make complex topics more accessible and engaging.
We create shareable content that reaches top decision makers around the world, and our work is regularly featured on outlets like Business Insider, CNBC, World Economic Forum. As well, we partner with brands such as McKinsey, Blackrock, and the United Nations.
Roles and Responsibilities
We’re looking for a full-time junior designer to join our creative team. You’ll initially assist the team in a number areas, including prepping pieces for release, reconfiguring graphics in to different formats, and assisting senior designers on their projects. As you learn the ropes, you’ll begin creating your own infographics and visualizations.
Traits: Adaptable, resourceful, curious, efficient, detail-oriented, some interest in business and financial current events.
Must Haves: Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud – particularly Illustrator – and the drive and ability to continuously upgrade skills to create world-class content.
Nice to Have Skills: Motion graphic or interactive, WordPress or CSS/HTML, graphing software or languages (e.g. Tableau, R), and a thirst for foosball excellence.
Compensation and Work
The successful candidate will take a full-time role with us with fair compensation depending on experience. We also offer medical/dental benefits, as well as 3 weeks of paid vacation. You’ll be working in our Vancouver office, located in Gastown, though some remote work is fine as well.