About us

Who we are

Hi there. We're Chester + Company, a Halifax-based agency focused on integrated brand marketing, communications, and advertising.

Our purpose is simple: Make your brand succeed. By every measure, in every medium.

We believe in two undeniable truths – they guide us in everything we do:

  1. 1. Superior creative always has been, is, and will be the hub of the wheel.
  2. 2. Our partners deserve the very best service and support – every job, every challenge, every time.

Together, we want to sit down, roll up our sleeves, and earn the opportunity to become your partner.

What we do

Chester + Company has practitioners in the following areas:


  • • Account Planning + Strategy
  • • Creative Direction
  • • Copywriting
  • • Design
  • • Web Design
  • • Web Development
  • • Social Media Marketing
  • • Search Engine Marketing & Optimization
  • • Project Management & Trafficking
  • • Print Production Management



In addition to the above capabilities, we have a select group of preferred partners that we can introduce into any project. These partners include capabilities in video production, photography, media buying, digital user experience, multicultural transcreation, language translation, and more.

Chester + Company can also seamlessly integrate into a broader client team, or partner with existing agencies to achieve your business objectives.

We’re hiring!

JUNIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER.


Chester + Company is a marketing agency in Halifax, Nova Scotia. We create advertising, branding and digital communications. We understand the people in this region and the brands that come from here. Our approach is to deliver the kind of fresh thinking and collaborative spirit that can only be found on the East Coast.


The Junior Graphic Designer supports the creative process by developing all required assets within the campaign – traditional & digital. You’re a self-starter who isn’t afraid when the work piles up and deadlines are approaching. You collaborate with all departments to ensure a solid understanding of a project and execute accordingly. This is a quality & task oriented role that requires a high degree of focus and efficiency.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES


  • • Support account team with creative design and enhancements to existing and new campaigns
  • • Work within assigned deadlines/timelines to create assets and elements to fulfill campaign requirements in high pressure environment
  • • Support new product development with creative insight, design and innovation
  • • Effectively communicate with internal teams
  • • Work with a variety of creative direction to execute meaningful outcomes and generate multiple design concepts
  • • Strong understanding of consumer behavior in marketing
  • • Production Management for items in projects tasked to role. Oversee production management logistics for account team and with Director of Operations
  • • Willingness to learn & listen to feedback
  • • Able to work independently

REQUIREMENTS


  • • Diploma/Degree in Graphic Design or equivalent work experience
  • • Working knowledge of sound design process and outcomes
  • • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator
  • • Assets: Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript, Google Web Designer

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Training & mentorship will be provided.

If this position is of interest to you, please send your resume and portfolio to Carrie McDonald, Director of Operations carrie@chesterco.ca

Work

Contact


1668 Barrington St. |  Suite 302 |  Halifax, NS B3J 2A2 
P (902) 446‑7410 |  F (902) 446‑3738
info@chesterco.ca | careers@chesterco.ca