Digital Designer

Location
San Francisco
Posted
Oct 10, 2013
Closes
Nov 09, 2013
Contact
Jaime Yas
Duration
Full Time
Position Overview:

The Digital Designer will work closely with the Marketing team to design digital assets and elevate the brand message through visual communications online. The Digital Designer will execute final concepts in a team based environment according to strategic plans provided by the Marketing department. Daily projects will include designing all interactive components of the company e-commerce website, email newsletters, digital advertising, and social media assets.
The aesthetic of the Digital Designer should be polished and fashion forward but approachable. The Brilliant Earth brand epitomizes “joyful luxury” – fresh, natural, "feel good” and elegant. Candidates should be able to design within an established brand identity system, while pushing the direction forward and staying current on digital trends. We are looking for a skilled designer who can think both strategically and creatively while contributing to our proactive, high-energy, and driven group.
Please Note: This is a visual design position. While knowledge of relevant technologies is a plus, this is not a programmer or developer position.


Key Responsibilities include:

Collaborate with Marketing team to articulate and execute designs for digital assets
Web design and online and mobile marketing collateral consistent with our brand image
Design compelling email newsletter campaigns
Assist in photography selection for new product launches and campaigns
Light image retouching
Design and coordinate other marketing collateral, including print and packaging materials

Specific Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in industry relevant area
2-5 years of experience in a luxury retail and/or ecommerce environment
Strong attention to detail and overall design aesthetic
Light image retouching capabilities
Strong computer skills with design software, especially Adobe Photoshop. Strives to stay current in level of knowledge and abilities
Working knowledge of other aspects of web development and technologies, as they relate to design and creating client-appropriate experiences
Understands website UX/UI
Ability to think critically and adapt quickly in a flexible environment
Exceptional time management skills and accountability. Ability to meet tough deadlines and juggle multiple projects
Team player with an ability to work collaboratively
Entrepreneurial spirit / self-starter
Interest in socially and environmentally responsible organizations and products

Please apply using the link through our applicant tracking system. Please include a resume and cover letter, letting us know why you are interested in joining our mission and our team. Please include a link to your online portfolio or samples of work.