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Midweight Digital Designer

Brand:
Burton
Location:
Central London
Reporting To:
Senior Digital Designer
Department:
Creative
Purpose Of Role:

Responsible for the look and feel of the Burton website, ensuring style consistency and accuracy, whilst working with the Lead Digital Designer & Junior Digital Designer to successfully communicate the brand image and provide an easy and exciting shopping experience

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Maintain the look and feel of the website to ensure consistency, accuracy and cohesion throughout the whole site and on our international currency sites, including the following:
  • Homepages, working with templates to produce a fresh look, selecting fonts etc.
  • Product offers
  • Affiliate banners - static and animated
  • Promotional graphics, including the design, production and implementation
  • Category headers
  • Facebook tiles
  • Assist in design of the weekly newsletters and other in-house emails
  • Support the Digital Design team to develop the house style and site aesthetic, moving it forward to remain current and in line with competition
  • Effectively delegate artworking tasks e.g. slicing homepages, emails, banners and features, to Junior Digital Designer, using concise briefs and providing timescales for completion, working as a team to meet deadlines
  • Input into new creative features for burton.co.uk
  • Translate offline marketing events and campaigns e.g. look events, card holder events, to burton.co.uk and ensure that messages are consistent with in-store activity
  • Develop a good working understanding of the in-house Content Management System (CMS) for daily use e.g. uploading homepage images
  • Build strong working relationships with the Creative Design team to translate in-store graphics and designs onto burton.co.uk
  • Liaise with Junior Digital Designer regularly on daily/weekly priorities and update Lead Digital Designer on progress or issues

Key Experience, Skills & Abilities

  • Previous web design experience is essential
  • A good understanding of marketing and commercial design
  • A good degree of commerciality
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate across all levels, building strong working relationships
  • Ability to perform under pressure and operate in a fast paced environment, maintaining the ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent prioritisation and organisational skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Flexible approach and drive to use own initiative
  • Motivated, committed and driven and a desire to learn from others
  • Strong team player and ability to work well independently