Purchasing Power is the nation’s premier employee purchase program that is offered as a voluntary benefit to help to our clients’ employees responsibly buy computers, electronics, home appliances and furniture through the convenience of payroll deduction. Based in Atlanta, we are a rapidly growing privately-held company with 180+ employees. In 2011 we achieved a 27% growth in revenue over 2010, which is on top of the 180% revenue growth from 2007 to 2010. In 2011, we ranked #7 on Georgia Trend’s “Fast 40” list of large-middle-market companies, placed on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies for the fourth consecutive year, and earned an Atlanta Business Chronicle Pacesetter Award for the third consecutive year. With a focus on employee development, business growth and a drive to succeed, Purchasing Power is an exciting environment full of opportunity and challenges. We offer competitive benefits, convenient midtown Atlanta location and a business casual work environment.
We are currently seeking an HTML specialist skilled in hand-coding HTML for email and landing pages according to industry best practices. This HTML developer will contribute to the redesign of web sites, banner ads, email campaigns and other digital components for Purchasing Power. This role will consider user experience issues when creating web graphics, animations, user interfaces, icons, style sheets, color schemes, templates and layouts for use in online advertising and web site projects, ensuring sitewide color and typeface standards and consistency. Must be interested in working independently and voicing an opinion in a collaborative environment. HTML and CSS experience is required while Photoshop, Illustrator and CMS experience is beneficial.
•2-7 years of experience
•Bachelor of Arts in design, advertising, graphic design, communications, marketing or related field
•Working knowledge of email and web design best practices
•Experience with production for email and web is required
•Experience with Adobe, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Acrobat is a plus.
•Experience with Dreamweaver, HTML, and CSS is required.
•Background in developing creative for digital media.
•Strong proficiency in hand-coding HTML and CSS — knowledge of tables necessary
•Familiarity with HTML email and its quirks across web-based and desktop email clients
Required Behavioral Skills:
•Superb attention to detail required
•Ability to work collaboratively, quickly and creatively under deadlines
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Ability to work with both development and project management team
•Strong strategic instincts and strong presentation skills.
Preferred Skills and/or Industry Experience:
•Corporate creative department experience
•Retail industry experience a plus
Purchasing Power - 2 years ago