Brand and Creative Designer

Are you looking for an opportunity to work in one of the fastest growing industries in North America, with a team that invests in its people?  At Covers, you can do what you love with a team that is as passionate as you are.

We are in pursuit of becoming the world’s #1 online sports betting authority and we are looking for a passionate and experienced Brand and Creative Designer to join our ever-growing design team. By joining the Covers team, you will have the chance to execute creative briefs from conception to execution.

 

What You’ll Do

  • You will be developing the Covers brand & systems for a range of platforms
  • You will be creating designs used across a product that will range from illustration, photography, motion, and other creative solutions
  • You will be communicating design vision and creative intent via storyboards/mood boards
  • You will champion visual accessibility, ensuring colour contrast, fonts, media are appropriate for the experience, audience and device.
  • You will collaborate with Product designers to enhance the experience and guide visual exploration effectively
  • You will give and solicit feedback from other team members in order to continually raise our bar for quality
  • You will inspire through creative visions that will drive our experiences to be more aesthetically pleasing for our users
  • You will partner closely with Product Design, Marketing, Social Media and Content folks to provide context, support and guidance as our team works toward our objectives
  • You will work with the Design team on developing and steering the long-term design strategy and design direction

What You’ll Bring

  • You have a vision. You love thinking big and at the same time you know when to apply pixel-perfect attention to detail
  • Track record of developing outstanding creative work across multiple formats such as social media, video and photography content as well as illustration.
  • At least 3 years’ experience working in the design or digital media space
  • Bachelor’s Degree or College Diploma in Graphic Design or other relevant experience
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects) and knowledge of Figma
  • Exceptional sense of visual design, including typography, colour theory, design systems, and grid systems
  • Strong problem solving and conceptual skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate ideas and collaborate at all levels
  • Experience with motion graphics, including animation and gifs an asset
  • Knowledge of sports or sports betting is advantageous but not required

What We Can Do For You

  • A competitive base salary package
  • Individual and company performance based annual discretionary bonus
  • Paid time off: 3 weeks’ vacation, public holidays, birthday, office is closed between Christmas Eve and New Years
  • Health and dental benefits
  • 5% company matched pension contributions
  • Self-driven annual training budget so you can continue to grow professionally
  • Flexible working hours and work from home options
  • Company parties in the summer, winter, and a few fun events in between
  • Engaging, fun, and casual company culture
  • Dog friendly office
  • Free parking