Project Manager & Graphic Designer contract
This position includes designing graphic, communication and signage solutions for large organizations within the corporate, healthcare and education sectors. While working with cross-functional, multi-project team resources to ensure solutions are delivered on-time and on budget according to defined scope, timeline and cost parameters the Project Manager / Graphic Designer also plans, schedules and controls all project activities toward these objectives, applying technical, and managerial skills to satisfy project requirements, while building positive professional relationships with clients and associates.
-Experience in an Interior Design, Industrial Design, Visual Communication or Architectural environment
-Understanding of design, branding and information management concepts and trends
-Demonstrated excellence in interpersonal skills, especially in situations involving consensus and team building with strong problem solving skills related to program and project management
-Demonstrated excellence in written and oral communications, including outstanding presentation skills
-Keen sense of creative thinking and problem solving
-Dedication to building client relationships
-Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop
We are a national Information Design firm specializing in wayfinding, sign systems and brand implementation for built environments. innovation, value and positive user experiences characterize our work. Our expertise in accessible and sustainable design enables us to achieve the best possible results for our partners, clients and end users. Cygnus is a privately owned Canadian company that employs over 50 industry professionals in four regional offices located in Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto and Vancouver. Established in 1979, Cygnus celebrates over thirty years as Canada's most innovative and trusted information design firm.