Graphic Designer - Maternity Today

Oct 25, 2020
Across Canada


Maternity Today is a nonprofit international organization dedicated to sharing evidence and resources with communities, health care workers, and midwives in developing countries. Our office is located in Ottawa, Canada but receives support from global health experts and midwives around the world. Our key priority areas include improving the midwifery profession and institutional delivery, adolescent health, community mobilization, and advocacy.

This opportunity is ideal for students looking to add to their portfolio and gain more experience or for anyone wanting to participate in international development and global health matters.

We need you to:

  • Create various designs that are flexible to use in multiple media.

  • Design clear engaging graphic communications for print and web. This will include direct mail pieces, branded promotional items, website and social media graphics, posters, flyers, and other marketing materials as needed.

  • Work closely with a project team and volunteers to translate their messaging concepts into marketing materials.


  • Be proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Canva & Photoshop and/or other common design and layout applications 

  • Having a computer and access to graphic design and layout software is an asset 

  • Must be extremely organized and detail-oriented 

  • Must have excellent time management skills 

  • Must have ability to work independently as well as in partnership with team 

  •  Must be able to define and work to deadlines

  • This position provides valuable experience in the non-profit sector and the opportunity to develop a portfolio related to graphic design and visual arts. 

LEVEL OF COMMITMENT - Very flexible we will work with your schedule. Remote work, home-based  6-8 hours/week first 2 months then 3-4 hours/ week 

 Minimum 3 months commitment is mandatory 

We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, including Indigenous applicants, all genders, nationalities and persons with disabilities. Our commitment to equity and justice is encapsulated in our values of creativity, accessibility, excellence, integrity, collaboration, and inspiration. Interested and qualified individuals are encouraged to submit their CV in confidence to the Human Resource Specialist via email to or Please apply by August 24th, 2020. 

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