Senior Digital Designer

Recruiter
Location
England, London
Salary
£38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
24 Apr 2017
Closes
22 May 2017
Ref
JF - SDD - 2404
Contact
Jonny Fordham
Discipline
Digital / Web
Function
Designer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Senior Digital Designer

Salary - £38K-£40K

Location - Central London

Start Date - ASAP/Notice Period

Our client are a leading luxury retailer based in Central London. With almost 200 years of history, our client are a retail giant specialising in luxury items, from clothing to accessories and even more grand household products. Our client have a strong digital presence and are keen to take on a Senior Digital Designer with proven experience in the luxury retail space.

Role Description

Our client are looking for a talented Senior Designer that specialises in digital and has a wealth of experience in the luxury retail space. This role will focus on the creation of editorial, merchandising and marketing content for our client's online presence. The chosen candidate will be heavily involved in the ideation and conception of executions, dealing directly with stakeholders and other teams. Our client have a strong focus on User Centred Design and are looking for a candidate that can clearly demonstrate this as a focus within their work, with a good understanding of UX and UI Design. The chosen candidate will, on occasion, be given the opportunity to work with the research team, and attend User Testing sessions to help understand user behaviour on the current site and use results to influence design decisions.

The chosen candidate must be comfortable conceptualising ideas from a brief and translating these concepts into high quality, polished designs. Other outputs will include responsive web design, storyboarding and prototyping design solutions.

Skills & Experience

Our client are looking for a Senior Designer with excellent digital experience in the luxury retail space. A sharp individual comfortable working in a high pressure, fast paced environment and leasing directly with high level stakeholders. This role will involve working in a close team and also taking on projects autonomously, working from initial briefing through to final designs.

Other Skills Include:

  • Fully proficient in Adobe CC/CS
  • A strong conceptual background
  • Previous luxury retail experience
  • Good knowledge and hands on experience with prototyping tools
  • Good understanding of UX and UI Design with a keen focus on UCD
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

**Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted