Art Director, Visual Design

Sep 24, 2012
Oct 24, 2012
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Full Time
  • Develop and strengthen brand assets, including style and usage guides, and collaborate with the design community around the world to ensure consistent use
  • Mentor and inspire designers around the world, and attract/retain the best performers
  • Enhance the team knowledge of best design practices and trends in web and graphic design
  • Work with the design manager to improve the efficiency of the design team
  • Present design solutions to executive managers around the world
  • Understand and respond to promotion performance data (metric tests, usability studies), and steer the direction of future creative designs

  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating visual branding, online marketing, and great user-centered design solutions
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in web design/online marketing
  • The ability to prototype in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS, or Flash
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills and the ability to gracefully defend your design decisions to executive management
  • Proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Visio, and Dreamweaver
  • An expert understanding of the trends in web design/online marketing
  • Bachelor's degree in design or equivalent professional experience

  • eCommerce/retail design experience
  • Experience defining or maintaining a design style guide or branding guidelines
  • Art direction and experience setting up photo shoots
  • Illustration experience
  • Experience in localization or launching a site in another country
  • Knowledge of information architecture, usability, and UI Design