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Web Designer - West Elm Canada

Date: Feb 5, 2019

Location: Brooklyn, NY, US

Company: Williams-Sonoma Inc.

Requisition Number: SS-15017
Area of Interest: Creative Services
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: Shared Services
Position Type: Full-time

JOB DESCRIPTION

West elm has an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated Digital Designer to contribute to our in-house digital creative team, reporting to the Senior Designer, global. This role is responsible for creating high-level designs for the daily marketing and seasonal branding of West Elm's digital channels for Canada and the UK. You will work on homepage, email, landing pages, and site assets.

You're excited about this opportunity because you will...

* Work within brand guidelines to create digital layouts and site experiences that reinforce West Elm's voice through its visual touchpoints for Canada and the UK
* Design a wide variety of digital assets including homepages, landing pages, site experiences, and emails
* Leverage already created assets from the US and resize to global specs
* Establish the look and feel for various promotions that will live across multiple digital assets in partnership with Senior Designer and Art Director
* Work closely with project managers, merchants, marketing, and copy teams to obtain all relevant information, technical requirements and timelines for each project
* Complete projects both independently or in partnership with other designers.

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

We're excited about you because...

* 2-3 years' experience designing for web and digital media
* Strong retail/fashion or agency experience desired; ecommerce experience required
* A solid foundation in typography, layout and design
* Strong problem-solving skills
* Excellent visual, written and verbal communication skills
* A penchant for details and organization, including the ability to prioritize tasks, communicate progress and meet deadlines
* The ability to effectively take direction and work both collaboratively and autonomously
* Ability to meet all deadlines under pressure and can react to unexpected schedule changes and fluctuations in workload
* Experience with juggling multiple projects while effectively managing timelines and expectations
* Experience creating gifs and animations for web
* Fluent in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Sketch

WSI will not now or in the future commence an immigration case or "sponsor" an individual for this position (for example, H-1B or other employment-based immigration).

*LI-ST

Williams Sonoma Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.


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Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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