**JOB TITLE:** Contract Digital Graphic Designer (10 Months) in New York, NY
**Pay Rate:** $38/hr to $40/hr
The Digital Graphic Designer is a member of the Team, which develops content for the leader in specialty sun retailing. This experienced and passionate professional will partner with internal and external teams to produce innovative design solutions for the latest brands and trends that are compelling, timely, and cost-effective. This position requires an individual with a keen understanding of industry leading standards and experience owning projects from concept to launch.
**MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:**
??? Translates ideas and business requirements into engaging visual presentations and design solutions Conceptualizes online creative experiences using existing and non-existing resources and materials.
??? Partners with internal and external creative teams to drive design strategy for digital experience and advertising.
??? Ensures digital creative is in line with overall brand parameters and guidelines.
??? Communicate design strategy and rationale to key stakeholders
??? Develops and prioritizes project schedule based on brand, business, and customer priorities.
??? Partners with internal and external creative teams to drive design strategy for digital experiences and marketing/advertising.
??? Provides ongoing recommendations for site design and user experience improvements.
??? Manages product photography process internally and externally
??? Provides creative leadership and direction to photographers
??? Supervises photo shoots, color correction and retouching of sunglass and ophthalmic product.
??? Manages Scene7 product photography database assets and vendor relationship.
??? Assists team with major releases by performing user acceptance testing and design recommendations.
??? Pushes the boundaries of what's possible to create better experiences for our users Knowledge & Skills Interactive Design
??? Has a keen understanding of interactive media and design that facilitates impactful designs for generating revenue. Product Photography
??? Has an excellent understanding of digital product photography for web and traditional use, with an eye for detail and quality. Understands and can anticipate issues with shooting sunglasses and ophthalmic frames. Drive & Commitment
??? Demonstrates initiative, self-reliance and a strong sense of urgency. Starts work quickly demanding the highest possible quality while constantly improving personal standards of performance. Drives Innovation by discovering alternative approaches to resolve obstacles.
??? Works constructively under pressure, responds resourcefully to change and maintains a confident and constructive outlook despite difficulty, frustrations or ambiguity. Stays focused and maintains quality when handling multiple tasks at the same time, knowing when to consult others with critical viewpoints or experience to help make key decisions. Excellent Collaborator
??? Works with a wide variety of internal & external partners to develop programs and gain consensus.
??? Bachelor's degree in graphic design, product design or related field.
??? Solid knowledge of current web and mobile technologies and trends.
??? 3-5 years of experience designing web, mobile or software applications Interactive design for Web and Digital Applications.
??? Proficient level building Flash applications with action script.
??? Knowledge of search technologies and information systems strongly desired.
??? Strong understanding of user-centered design principles
??? Must be organized, able to act independently, and able to switch rapidly between different projects in a fast-paced environment.
??? Experience with digital photography.
Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design or equivalent experience
Overall Graphic designer to create visual concepts, mainly using computer software, to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers.
Develop overall layout of stores (Floor Maps) and Visual merchandising display for eyewear and Accessories.
Key Duties Create and Collaborate with Retail VM team in the production of visual merchandising guidelines.
Create Brand Flow within existing floor maps, matching the assortment facings utilizing set Brand Flow.
Analyze store Compliance.
Checks compliance of Visual Standards through picture Validation and provides feedback and suggestions.
**Key requirements InDesign - Excellent Illustrator - Excellent Photoshop - Excellent Power Point - Proficient Excel - Basic**
The Retail VM team has a need for a skilled professional to create and edit VM guidelines in InDesign so to provide all the functions with consistent and clear documents. As we don't have InDesign skills in our team, we need an external support.
If interested, please let me know immediately!
Kelley Arzola - Professional Technical Recruiter - Kelly Services - e-Accounts division
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