Who You are

We are in search of a talented and experienced Digital Designer/Art Director to join our ambitious agency. You will work collaboratively with our team, 100% focused on delivering exceptional digital experiences for our clients. You will conceptualize and produce top-notch digital assets from the ideation stage to the final product.

You are a master at working with complex concepts and creating visual solutions for a wide range of digital platforms including websites and apps, social media, display advertising and e-commerce that engage and resonate with audiences. You are not afraid to push forward with new concepts and ideas. You thrive outside of your comfort zone. You are digital savvy. You possess great passion for digital design, keen eye and attention to detail. You are also on top of the latest digital design trends.


Your Impact

  • You conceive, produce, test and optimize original digital assets that appropriately connect brands with their audiences based on the clients’ goals and positioning.
  • You challenge briefs and seek the best solutions to achieve the desired outcomes.
  • You art direct and build out documents required at every stage of the design process from rough sketching, wireframes, mockups and interactive prototypes to production.
  • You receive/consolidate feedback constructively from multiple stakeholders and provide it with absolute candor.
  • You maintain brand consistency throughout all digital marketing projects.
  • You are obsessed about quality assurance.
  • You enjoy brainstorming sessions, champion design thinking and foster creative problem-solving throughout the organization.
  • You are flexible about projects that require after hours work.


The Skills and Experience You Bring To The Table

  • 5+ years’ professional creative experience in a digital agency or creative design agency with a strong focus on digital design (freelancers are welcome to apply, too)
  • Bachelor of Design or accreditation in graphic design from a relevant institution
  • Proven experience with web and multi-platform digital asset design (static, video, and HTML)
  • UX design experience
  • Ability to create email designs for CRM programs and coordinate the creation of email templates in HTML
  • Photo and video editing expertise
  • Strong understanding of social media and content curation
  • Ability to coordinate with web developers effectively to implement designs where aesthetics are aligned with usability, accessibility and web standards
  • Strong organizational skills and comfortable coordinating multiple tasks within a deadline driven environment
  • Able to work both independently and within a team
  • High level of expertise with Adobe Creative Cloud and InVision, or other prototyping tools
  • Impressive portfolio showing the breadth of digital design capabilities


Permanent Role

The person hired for this role is expected to work on a permanent, full-time basis. Clever Samurai follows strict protocols to ensure the safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, in compliance with the COVID-19 Response Framework.


About us

Clever Samurai™ is a strategy-first, marketing and communications consultancy. We help our clients create sustainable business advantage from every opportunity, to grow their profits and their social impact. We serve mid-market and enterprise-class clients in information technology, healthcare, manufacturing, public utilities, retail, food services, business services, not-for-profit and more. Our services include Strategy & Consulting, Market Research, Creative & Advertising, Digital Experience, Public Relations & Communications and Employer Branding. Clever Samurai is a 5th business® company, an integrated marketing strategy, communications and sales organization.

For more information visit or follow us on Twitter @CleverSamurai.

Clever Samurai values diversity in our workforce. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and do not discriminate on any basis, including but not limited to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, marital status or family status. Clever Samurai is an equal opportunity employer and it is our policy to recruit, hire, train and promote qualified persons based solely on the individual’s performance.

We welcome applications from qualified candidates. Simply email your resume and cover letter in MS Word or PDF format to: Thank you for your interest in Clever Samurai. All resumes will be carefully reviewed and we will contact those candidates selected for an interview based on our specific criteria. No phone calls or employment agencies, please.

Current Opportunities

December 9, 2022
June 27, 2022