Rue La La
Rue La La is a new breed of e-commerce marketing partner for world-class brands. A leader in the online private sale space, Rue La La revolutionized online shopping for the world’s most desirable brands and the customers who have to have them. This is the invitation-only destination for a life of style. Where Members delight in discovering private sale Boutiques that open daily – and stay open only for a short time. A community where Members shape the experience – and enhance the excitement – by inviting their friends. A highly effective channel for brands in apparel, accessories, footwear, home, travel, wine, gourmet food, local services and more to meet and exceed business goals.
The company’s mission is to partner with these innovative and sought-after brands (currently over 800 of the best and counting), offering them a powerful online sales and marketing opportunity by introducing them to a highly motivated Member base and enabling them to move merchandise in a private selling environment. And Rue La La does so with one key mantra – it respects and maintains the core integrity of each and every brand with which they partner.
Rue La La is a privately held e-commerce and marketing services company. Headquartered in Boston, Rue La La continues to expand its presence in New York by building out merchandise, marketing and sales capabilities in its Bryant Park office. The company’s success is largely due to unmatched capabilities in customer experience, merchandising, technology, production and logistics. The culture is defined by the 800-plus Associates, who make it happen every day – people who love style, live for innovation, and share a commitment to exceeding Member and brand partner expectations.
WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR:
On Call Junior Designer to design assets and previews for the Boutiques on Rue La La. We’re looking for someone with the desire to be a part of something big, the training and foundation to create outstanding designs daily, a sophisticated aesthetic sense, and the interest to learn and succeed in a dynamic retail fashion environment. You’ll be joining a group that prides itself on the excellence of everything they do, that respects and protects the integrity of the world-class brands we feature, and has fun together doing it. This position reports to the Lead Designer for Rue La La.
Design assets for brand Boutiques including boutique doors, logos, emails, etc, ensuring consistency of vision for each event based on the concept established by the Art Director
Design previews for Boutiques from conceptualization through final signoff and delivery
Work collaboratively and constructively on each project with others on the team including Art Directors, Designers and Copywriters
With the guidance of the Art Director, develop excellent designs that showcase world-class fashion, home and lifestyle brands to the same level of quality as the brands hold for themselves
Develop designs in a fast-paced environment without compromising quality
Receive and give constructive feedback on each project
This position requires:
Foundational training to create refined designs with focus on layout, image composition, and typography
Sophisticated sense of color
Fundamental understanding of design best practices
Understanding of the power of x-height and white space and the discipline to apply and adhere to those standards
Strong self-motivation and drive to succeed
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to manage and meet deadlines in a fast-paced setting
Collaboration, communication and interpersonal skills
Strong skills with the entire Adobe CS5 suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge)
Experience creating and optimizing graphics for the web
1-3 years of relevant work experience as a designer in an agency or in-house creative group
Desire to learn new things and keep abreast of the world of fashion, style, design, retailing and ecommerce
A strong portfolio showing training and potential
BA in Graphic Design with educational training in typography
Rue La La - 17 months ago
STYLE. DELIVERED DAILY. Rue La La is the destination for the most desired brands at Members-only prices. Each day, we curate Boutiques...