Senior Graphic Designer

Full Time Position | Date Posted: 11 March 2021

Trico Homes is looking for an exceptional individual to join our internal marketing team. If you are a master creative and visual problem solver, we want to meet you.

“Trico Homes is made up of an incredible team of people who are dedicated to building outstanding homes and communities in and surrounding Calgary, AB. We are continually recognized as one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and one of the Best Workplaces in Canada. And that shows clearly in our culture. We emphasize work-life balance and focus on learning and development, innovation and fun at work. Trico Homes is dedicated to equality and inclusion in the workplace and we invite you to join our team today to help us build on our success, and build your career at one of Canada’s best places to work!”

Trico Communities design-builds, owns and operates its developments and buildings. Trico’s development portfolio includes commercial, mixed use and residential properties including rentals, assisted living and memory care.

Our success is your success. Want to join our team?

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Graphic Designer
This is a Full Time Permanent position.

Position Overview:

The Senior Designer will work under the supervision of the Marketing Manager & VP of Marketing to conceptualize, design and create graphic and visual materials (digital and/or printed) to effectively communicate concepts and information for publications, advertising, films, packaging, posters, signs, websites and interactive medias. This individual will use extensive knowledge of specialized design concepts, media, and software tools to develop comprehensive layouts and the production of marketing collateral. The graphic designer will work best in a busy and collaborative environment. This individual will love tackling diverse creative challenges where they can create outside-of-the-box solutions. The graphic designer is a master at communicating thoughts and ideas in a visual and powerful way.


  • Design and create online and printed marketing materials for displays, advertisements, websites, and other channels.
  • Create and produce JPEGs, PDFs, video, clip art, graphs, charts, infographics, thumbnail images, and other design elements.
  • Conceptualize and design flyers, advertisements, brochures, logos, signage, displays and other pieces as required.
  • Collaborate with the marketing team to develop concepts & present ideas, rough layouts, sketches and/or digital illustrations.
  • Integrate multimedia concepts with technical graphic design elements, as appropriate.
  • Create and ensure brand guidelines are consistent in all marketing materials.
  • Keep marketing materials such as brochures, flyers and handouts current.
  • Inspect proofs for accuracy and adherence to corporate standards.
  • Provide creative and technical support to the marketing team.
  • Participate in marketing planning meetings.
  • Create, coordinate and maintain a library of graphics, media, digital records, and other contents.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Design and create presentations as required. Oversee their effective and successful implementation.
  • Assist with technical problems onsite and offsite.
  • Direct photo/video shoots for required projects.
  • Conceptualize, create and edit video presentations as required.
  • Develop the look, design, features and functionalities of company and project websites.
  • Prepare mock-ups and storyboards for related projects.
  • Collaborate with external partners when required to develop, document, plan, design, modify and create new company projects.
  • Keep informed about new technology and design trends within the scope of the industry and make recommendations.
  • Manage deadlines and expectations for various marketing projects.
  • Any other duties as required.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic arts, marketing, communication or a related discipline.
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience in graphic design. Advertising Agency experience is an asset.
  • Excellent computer skills including MS Office applications, Adobe Creative Suite, CMS, WordPress & HTML
  • Skilled in concept development, design & layout.
  • Ability to multi-task and deliver on tight deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Open & willing to continually learn, try new things and accept constructive feedback
  • Creative thinker & strong storytelling skills
  • High attention to detail and quality standards
  • Ability to think logistically and critically to effectively solve problems
  • Strong customer relations and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills.
  • Strong writing skills are a must, and experience in writing advertising scripts is desirable.

Closing Date:

Until suitable candidate is found.

If you are seeking an exciting challenge in a workplace where excellence is valued, please send your resume by email to:

We appreciate the interest of all candidates, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please note that a security clearance will be part of the recruitment process.