Intermediate / Senior Designer

Date Posted: Jul 29, 2020
Application Deadline: Aug 31, 2020
Start Date: Aug 10, 2020

Salary From: 40K To 65K
Province: Ontario
Region: Metro Toronto Area
City: Toronto
Employee Benefits: N/A
Organization's Field/Discipline: The Arts
Job's focus: Creative
Job Type: Full-time
Career Level: Intermediate

Organization Description

Moss and Lam
Moss & Lam is an art studio established in 1987. Oour team of highly skilled designers and artists create art and objects that appeal to our desire for things that are imaginative, whimsical, beautiful and authentic.
For 25 years Moss & Lam has been commissioned by the world’s leading interior designers and architects to create custom artworks, large-scale bespoke wall surfaces, 3 Dimensional art installations, as well as furniture and accessories for international hospitality and retail luxury brands.
Our passion for materials allows us to create inspired, and unique solutions for any interior. Our company has a team of 20 artists, designers, craftspeople and technicians – who are able to implement even the most complex or technical projects in order to make our customers’ ideas and wishes reality.

Job Description

Intermediate / Senior Designer
Date Posted:
Start Date: Immediate
City/Town: Toronto
Term: Full Time
Salary: TBD
Respond to: contact@mossandlam.com
No phone calls
 
Inspiring talent and exceptional work
As an intermediate or senior designer, you will be creating art concepts, proposals and compositional layouts for 2D/3D art features, including hand painted wall murals, furniture, art and art accessories. The ideal candidate will be as adept in Photoshop, AutoCAD, and other design software, as they are talented in traditional hand techniques such as pen and ink, watercolours, and sketching.
Energetic hardworking, open to ideas, and excited about materials, are just a few of the phrases you would use to describe yourself.
 
Reporting to the creative director,  you must be able to articulate ideas and concepts to our in-house artists for production, then during production and until project completion you will ensure that the development of the artwork materializes according to plan and specifications.
 
As a team player, you are easy going and optimistic, not afraid of pressure or deadlines, and ready to take on any task to get the job done.  

Requirements:

Day to Day you will:
  • Support the Principal and/or other Project Managers in interpreting/developing concepts that meet the client brief and budget.
  • Develop and create concepts on computer and or by hand.
  • Compile proposal packages in InDesign.
  • Work with Subcontractors and studio artists for production as well as monitor quality and aesthetic direction.
  • Oversee sample requests, production, and delivery.
  • Assist with maintaining digital and physical samples’ library.
  • Photograph samples and completed work.
  • Assist with preparation of marketing materials.
  • Manage drawing documentation.
 
Skills and ability, you should excel at:
  • Please note this is not a graphics position, applicants should have the following:
  • 2-6 years of professional experience working for an architecture, interior design firm, other creative department, and/or studio environment.
  • Proficient in Photoshop, InDesign, SketchUp, and AutoCAD.
  • Ability to read and understand architectural drawings.
  • Experience in Hand drawing, photography, Microsoft Office, Illustrator, Rhino3D and other design or modeling software is an asset.
  • Ability to think strategically, as well as visually
  • Excellent organizational, time management, communication, and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and respond to fast changing priorities and deadlines.
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills in English.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, and team-player attitude.

No phone calls please.

Additional Info:

Moss and Lam thanks all those who apply, however only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
Moss and Lam is a bustling artist’s studio focused on creating one of kind artworks, wall treatments, 3 Dimensional installations, sculpture, and fine art. We pride ourselves on being artistic problem solvers with a multidisciplinary approach. We create applied artworks that transform and elevate any space.
For over 25 years our studio has worked with leading international designers and architects from around the world to produce custom commissioned artworks for luxury brands in the hospitality and retail industries as well as residential spaces.
 
We are looking to hire an energetic and creative individual who shares our passion to create beautiful art and objects and whose dedication to detail and aesthetic values set them apart from the rest of the crowd.

How to Apply:

  • Submit resume and portfolio to:
contact@mossandlam.com
 

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