Art Director

Job description

Hostaway is an up and coming software company that serves the property management and vacation rental industry. We are currently in search of an experienced Art Director to manage all aspects of graphic design. The successful candidate will work on both marketing and promotional materials, as well overseeing our aesthetic digital presence. We are looking for a keen eye for design to create a cohesive and recognizable brand statement.

 

We are an energetic team that values creativity, unique innovation, and forward thinking. We are progressive work environment that promotes autonomy and cooperative effort. If you enjoy working at a fast paced high growth technology company; we'd love to meet you!

 

Job responsibilities:

  • Work as part of the marketing department to help create original graphic content for the company's website, social media, digital advertising campaigns as well as other marketing materials
  • Communicate with senior leaders in helping to develop an aesthetic and establish a brand image that reflect the company's core values and ideals
  • Create and review graphic materials to assess their validity and appropriateness for our brand
  • Creation of brand guidelines and maintenance of graphic consistency across all deliverables
  • Cross departmental support for other departments including Sales, Human Resources and Customer Success 

 

Your profile/work ethic:

  • A proven culture thought leader
  • You feel efficient, positively challenged, and inspired operating in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency
  • Taking on several projects and growing your task list is not a foreign concept to you as your bottom line is prioritization and thinking critically
  • You dream big when it comes to setting targets and exceeding them
  • You're excited about start-ups and being an early pioneer of massive growth but understand uphill climb ahead and feel excited about building the foundation

Who we are:

  • A global SaaS team with a culture that has Scandinavian values at heart, valuing openness, freedom, and success of the individual
  • Super fast-paced team currently doubling & tripling our teams, seeking out the leaders of tomorrow 
  • A team of creatives, big thinkers, and ambitious humans 
  • Diverse and open-minded. We don’t care much for labels nor traditional thinking

What we offer:

  • A great working space located in a fantastic space, downtown Toronto
  • A competitive compensation package
  • Team lunches, outings, fitness classes, and more
  • Endless growth and career opportunities 
  • Annual company trips to exciting locations 
  • Support for potential future relocation to any one of our offices 

 

 

 

Requirements

  • 8+ years as a professional graphic designer
  • Experience working in a SaaS business is considered an asset
  • Demonstrated skill in graphic consistency and quality across all channels
  • Extensive experience with Adobe Creative Suite especially Photoshop & Illustrator 
  • Experience working with internal department leaders