The Firm has an immediate opening for a Graphic & Layout Artist to join the Marketing team for a 12 month maternity leave contract with the possibility of contract extension. Reporting to the Chief Marketing Officer, the successful candidate will create and maintain official brand materials, design and layout various marketing
materials, and be responsible for the creation and coordination of official forms development.
Creates graphic design materials that can be used for print, digital (web), and mobile device platforms.
Maintains the Firm’s official graphic and brand standards.
Develops original marketing and communications solutions for a variety of target audiences.
Design & Layout
Creates advertising and marketing materials with seamless integration of previously branded
Applies established corporate brand guidelines to unbranded/raw documents.
Maintains and updates data for a variety of marketing materials.
Coordinates with relevant departments regarding creation, revision, consolidation, and/or elimination of
Utilizes computer software and technical expertise to design and generate drafts; produces final layouts
that are electronically fillable; reviews final products for quality and accuracy.
Determines appropriate order, grouping, size, and spacing of information to be included on forms.
Ensures that employees and the public have access to current versions of all forms.
Implements and maintains the numbering system for cataloging and tracking forms.
Maintains an up-to-date database listing of current and retired forms.
Demonstrated knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts (typography, colouring,
Advanced skill of Adobe Creative Suite programs (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop).
Advanced knowledge of design within MS Office programs (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Proficient knowledge of standards used for print materials
Proficient knowledge of emerging trends and best practices in graphic design
Knowledge of investment industry would be an asset, but is not required Education
3-5 years of design experience in a professional team setting.
Degree or certificate in graphic design or previous relevant experience.
High level of attention to detail and accuracy
Able to multi-task and prioritize; experience managing expectations and delivery of services; highly
Highly motivated with a sense of urgency to respond to time sensitive priorities
Excellent trouble-shooting and problem-solving skills
Experience in analyzing and interpreting data
Sound operational and compliance judgment
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Thrives in a team environment; strong interpersonal skills
An opportunity to work at one of the most respected investment management firms in Canada and
directly contribute to our growth as a global investment manager.
To have the opportunity to learn and work alongside high-performing individuals, within a team that has
consistently delivered exceptional long-term investment results and the highest levels of client
satisfaction (our client retention is 99%).
A highly professional meritocracy in which the quality of ideas supersedes hierarchy. At Mawer, talented
individuals have the opportunity to progress quickly, regardless of tenure or experience.
Potential opportunity for ownership over time based on the firm’s selection criteria.
Mawer has an exceptional and celebrated work culture. Our culture emphasizes excellence, candour,
integrity and teamwork.
Established in 1974, Mawer Investment Management Ltd. is an independent firm that provides world-class,
global investment management services across all major asset classes to a broad range of individual and
institutional clients. We are proud of our reputation as one of Canada’s most respected investment management
firms and strive to earn such respect by continually delivering long-term investment excellence, developing
strong client partnerships, and living our core values. Mawer currently has over $25.5 billion in assets under
management and employs over 100 people across locations in Calgary, Toronto and Singapore.