The Web Designer is responsible for the overarching design and implementation of on-line creative marketing projects. This individual designs holistic, on-brand concepts across numerous digital platforms including, web, mobile, in-store, motion graphics and video. The designer concepts and designs information architecture, user-interface, site animation for a variety of digital experiences that support the organization’s strategies and goals relative to external and internal communications. This person needs a strong understanding of advanced/current digital techniques and strategies and should partner with appropriate teams. This individual contributes to the creative team’s design work to improve and implement the look, feel, and function of marketing efforts on-line. The web designer will interface directly with internal business groups on creative projects. We are seeking a self-starter capable of leading creative initiatives without constant guidance and someone who will remain current with and evangelize innovative technologies, trends and strategies to help promote forward-thinking creatively. Responsibilities:
Designs and implements digital marketing materials on corporate Web site, mobile, in-store, motion graphics and video…etc.
Supports the Associate Creative Director by leading and implementing digital marketing initiatives
Interfaces with Marketing, Merchandising, Strategy and Information Technology Departments
Supports and protects the company brand and brand guidelines in all Web initiatives.
Stays up-to-date on digital design, functionality, trends and systems
Identifies new technologies that will benefit short and long term department goals.
Manages new and existing content into a valuable resource for end users
Enhances or creates style guides for existing Web sites, landing pages and marketing initiatives.
Collaborates with other graphic designers on the team, contributing to print initiatives and likewise accepting creative inputs for digital projects
Identifies areas where social media and dynamic content can be leveraged in all digital pieces.
Creates new and exciting digital content to enhance the visual experience.
Performs other duties as assigned. Qualifications:
6+ years experience of high-end web design for major client or corporation
Exposure to marketing environment & standards
Excellent analytical skills and relevant experience
Exceptional organizational/project management skills
Customer focused – internal and external
Willingness to learn and accept change
Able to multitask and take direction from multiple sources
Good organization / project management
Exceptional communication skills (oral & written)
Excels as working independently or as part of a creative team
Able to work using accepted processes
Strong layout and visual communication skills
Design Skills: Photoshop, Illustrator, Interactive, Flash, HTML, After Effects, Dreamweaver
Process and project management skills
Organizational & communication skills
Problem solving skills
Able to work in a creative environment
Able to work in a production based, process oriented environment
Must meet deadlines in fast-pace environment
Quick learner and open to learning new ideas
Able to voice opinion in a professional manner
Normal physical exertion within an office environment
Occasional overtime as business needs require
Very limited travel
Select Comfort Corporation - 9 months ago