Sears Holdings is seeking an experienced Sr. Email Campaign Specialist to join our User Experience Team. The ideal candidate will have a unique combination of technical ability, email/web marketing experience and project management skills. |
• Direct experience setting up complex campaigns on a 3rd-party email service provider platform.
• Experience with testing and creating email/browser client compatible code.
• Intermediate-Expert HTML and CSS programming skills with a strong proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite
• Experience with mobile optimized coding techniques
• Direct experience with a 3rd party email service provider.
• Proficient in Email Marketing best practices for creating user-focused content
• Excellent project management skills, organizational skills and the ability to effectively manage multiple projects at once.
• 3+ years email development experience, preferably with an advertising or marketing agency focused on b2c email marketing channel.
• Strong interpersonal communication skills; ability to collaborate with cross functional teams in a fast pace agency environment.
• Critical eye for detail with the ability to quickly troubleshoot an analyze work.
• Working knowledge and understanding of technical languages such as ASP, PHP, XML and Java Script is a plus.
• Ability to learn new technologies as needed.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Associate or Bachelors degree in digital design, marketing or advertising is preferred.
2-5 years advertising agency or internal creative production department in a retail-driven environment.
Role specific abilities/skills –
• Ability to set-up dynamic/complex campaigns using an ESP platform.
• Hand-code clean HTML and CSS from Photoshop comps and wireframes
• Thoroughly test readability and accurate rendering across various email clients and ISP’s.
• Extensive coordination with design, IT, project management and marketing departments on testing and execution of email campaigns
• Responsive design/development utilizing CSS
2 - 5 Years Experience
Preferred Minimum Education
Bachelors Level Degree
Sears, Roebuck and Co. hasn't outgrown the mall scene, but it's spending more time in other places. Beyond its 840 US mall-based stores,...