Gildan Activewear Inc.
Montreal, QC

Junior Graphic Designer


The opportunity

Join the Global Communications and Corporate Marketing department as a Junior Graphic Designer. In this role, you will support the execution of diverse creative projects by developing and updating graphic collaterals for exciting campaigns while reinforcing and protecting the visual identity of our Company brand. From designing banners, booklets, presentations, reports, videos, and webpages, be ready to work on various types of designs for digital and print. Reporting to the Manager of Global Communications & Corporate Marketing and working closely with the rest of the department, this is an exciting opportunity for any new graphic designer looking to learn the ropes of working in-house.


Please note, this is a six-month contract with possibility to extend depending on departmental needs and the candidate selected.


The role

  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand project briefs and ensure the successful translation of ideas into tangible designs.
  • Ensure accuracy and adherence to brand guidelines in all design work.
  • Maximise functionality of designs for optimal marketing and communication value.
  • Work closely with team to track projects, review deliverables, develop concepts, make edits, and validate final assets.
  • Present and communicate design concepts effectively, explaining the rationale behind creative decisions.
  • Prepare final files for print and digital distribution, including (but not limited to) packaging working files, exporting PDFs, and preparing layouts to meet publication or printer specs.
  • Maintain art files and creative assets within shared folder organization system.
  • Prepare asset lists for photo and video shoots.
  • Assist with on-site project activations when applicable.




What you bring to the role

  • Knowledge & Professional Experience
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent in graphic design, communications, marketing, or a related field.
  • Roughly 1 year of experience in graphic design in-house or agency work.
  • Solid knowledge of graphic design and user experience fundamentals.
  • Strong familiarity of Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop (Adobe Suite in general).
  • Extremely comfortable with developing graphics across other tools like Canva, Wave.Video, PowerPoint, Word Document.
  • Video editing experience with Premiere Pro, Premiere Rush, and After Effects and knowledge of HTLM would be an asset.
  • Please submit a portfolio demonstrating your design expertise in a wide range of digital and print projects.



  • Highly creative with a keen eye for aesthetics and details.
  • A good communicator and team player.
  • Patient and proactive in troubleshooting technical issues.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, balancing priorities, and meeting deadlines.


What's in it for you?

  • Join one of the world’s most sustainably managed companies, dual-listed (NYSE and TSX) and with a market capitalization of over USD $5 billion
  • Connect with leaders to help take your career to new heights.
  • Join a collaborative work culture centered around values of empowerment, entrepreneurial spirit, and responsibility.
  • Benefit from mentorship and development opportunities.
  • Take advantage and have access of our competitive benefits packages.
  • Access to a flexible work environment in certain locations.
  • You don't meet all criteria outlined above? Include your transferrable skills and unique experience in your application!
  • We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


Come as you are:

Join a company that recognizes the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion to create a successful and collaborative work environment. As a an equal-opportunity employer, we value and embrace all the characteristics that make you uniquely you and seek to provide everyone with an equal chance to succeed. Because equity and inclusion matter at Gildan.

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Additional Details

Code: JO-2963-ENG
Category: Graphics / Web
Gildan Activewear Inc.
600 De Maisonneuve West, 33rd Floor
Montreal, QC, CA
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Tags: Graphic Design, Marketing
Posted: Jan 17, 2024
Deadline: OPEN
Type: Contract
Experience: Entry Level
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