Taymor Industries Ltd.
Family owned since 1948, Taymor is a designer and manufacturer of architectural hardware. The leading choice of builders and professionals for residential, multifamily, and hospitality projects, Taymor delivers exclusive modern designs with a focus on superior quality and value. Taymor's affordable bath accessories, door locks, and commercial hardware products are found in some of the most iconic buildings in North America.
We are passionate about design and about delivering compelling customer experiences across all touchpoints, engaging our customers with evocative imagery and language that inspires.
Bring a passion for driving brand consistency across all media.
Understand the psychological parameters of design including color, font, space, shape and structure and how it communicates the right message to the desired audience.
Are versed in the best practices of graphic design including effective retail merchandising, and proactively bring new ideas to push the brand forward while ensuring brand integrity throughout internal- and external-facing communications.
Lead the creative development, layout, typography, and production design for print and non-print communications including: catalogues and sales collateral, retail merchandising and signage, sales presentations and website layout and design.
Create illustrations, charts and sketches as needed, or direct marketing agencies and freelancers in the development of specialized illustrations or renderings.
Coordinate and provide creative direction for product photography.
Work closely with others including sales and product management teams to develop design concepts and build collateral that will advance the brand and help deliver on business objectives.
Work independently as well as collaboratively while taking direction from others.
Balance multiple projects with time sensitive deadlines.
Pay attention to details and maintain a high standard of design execution.
Your qualifications, skills and abilities
Education in design (certificate or degree)
3-5 years of experience in an agency or corporate in-house graphic design department
Experience with catalogues, brochures, signage, retail packaging and creating web based design including email blasts, web banners and front end web design.
Experience in retail merchandising and product displays.
A background in, or familiarity with residential interior design will be considered an asset
Prepress experience necessary, as well as confidence in building and maintaining professional relationships with outside vendors/contractors (print shops, etc.) and managing timelines.
Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Cloud (primarily InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator).
Microsoft Office including Powerpoint.
Creative direction of photography and experience shooting/editing an asset.
We offer a competitive salary based on experience as well as a comprehensive benefits package including extended medical, dental, disability, and RRSP matching.
Taymor welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Support for relocation costs are not available to applicants located outside of the Metro Vancouver area. Must be legally eligible to work in Canada.