SENIOR DIGITAL DESIGNER Premium Brand

Recruiter
Success Appointments
Location
London
Salary
Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Digital Designer to join this highly creative team within a Premium Fashion brand based in Central London.

As part of the Ecommerce team, the Senior Digital Designer will report into the ecommerce Deputy Content Manager. Working alongside the content team, copywriting team, production and studio teams, the Senior Digital Designer will mentor and manage the mid-weight and junior digital designers.

The Senior Digital Designer is responsible for the look of the brands ecommerce sites, the management of the digital design team and the continued improvement of the digital design aesthetic.

Using creative flair and design to juggle sophistication and humour in equal measure, contributing exciting, original ideas while comfortably managing multiple projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Displaying enthusiasm & passion for digital design and fashion ecommerce.
  • Leading, inspiring and mentoring the digital design team, encouraging ingenuity and setting the creative standards
  • Interpreting the brand online, develop the look of the online store using brand campaigns to create seasonal design guidelines, leading the team through the season changeovers
  • Being an innovator, championing new design trends & identifying opportunity to utilise new technologies
  • Working closely with the content editor and front-end developers to deliver engaging, dynamic and user-focused content
  • Managing designs for weekly site changes from landing page changes to editorial features, emails and marketing assets
  • Working closely with the in-house photography studio, assisting with creative direction & concepts for editorial photo-shoots.
  • Taking on UX projects, providing designs & recommendations, writing functional specs for developers & functional wireframes covering user journeys
  • Key Skills:

  • Excellent typography and layout skills
  • User focused with a passion for new technologies and design trends
  • Mac literate with excellent skills in Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 and responsive web design are an advantage
  • Good understanding of UI and UX design
  • The Person:

  • An innovator with a passion for fashion and retail
  • A creative thinker and problem solver with exceptional attention to detail
  • An excellent communicator who is able to influence at all levels
  • Able to work under pressure and in a fast paced environment.
  • Results orientated with good commercial awareness
  • If you have the relevant experience for this role, please click the apply button to send your CV & Portfolio to Sara Hamblin, remembering to state your current salary and package.

    Job ref: SH-45874

    We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.