GEM is looking for a part-time (10 hours per week) Junior Graphic Designer who creates aesthetically stunning work based on the organization’s strategic objectives and style.  This is a fantastic learning opportunity for an ambitious young designer/graphic design student who is interested in developing their skills and building their portfolio.  The selected candidate will help develop campaigns and visuals to accompany GEM’s web content across a variety of digital platforms.


  • Work in a start-up environment
  • Work with a creative and fun team
  • Attend weekly meetings with senior management
  • Receive training from our Creative Lead and Communications Director
  • Work for an organization that is passionate about helping female youth facing multiple barriers  in Toronto


  • Helping maintain GEM’s branding on official website and social media properties
  • Assist Creative Lead in the development, direction and strategic assessment of visuals accompanying GEM’s web media and marketing material
  • Help manage and direct your own personal weekly workload
  • Provide updates to Creative Lead and the GEM Team to ensure design projects are delivered on time at a level of design excellence.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Outstanding sense of design
  • Ability to develop creative concepts that align with GEM’s brand objectives
  • An eye for typography
  • Experience with InDesign and Photoshop
  • Good time management skills and the ability to balance multiple projects at once
  • Ability to work efficiently and creatively with a team
  • Experience with print media and photography skills are an asset
  • Strong interest in social media and branding
  • Must have access to a portable computer (i.e. MacBook)
  • Commitment of 2-3 days per week, plus availability for photo shoots on occasion.

Please send your resume and samples of your work to