Visual Design Lead,

Mar 27, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
Full Time
You are an experienced visual designer who has successfully demonstrated taking business goals and turning them into inspiring world-class designs. You understand the complexity of marketing and know how to set the visual standard for different categories.

  • Develop and strengthen brand assets, including style and usage guides, and collaborate with the design community to ensure consistent use
  • Hire and develop production designers and contractors on the team
  • Enhance the team knowledge of best design practices and trends in web and graphic design
  • Work with various categories to refresh their homepages
  • Present design solutions to executive managers and get sign-offs
  • 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 4 years of experience in web design/online marketing
  • 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, and InDesign
  • 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/maintaining a design style guide or branding guidelines
  • Art direction and experience setting up photo shoots
  • Illustration experience
  • Knowledge of information architecture, usability, and UI Design