Senior Digital Designer

Marketing

Job Number: 17146

Location: Acton Support Centre (123)

Contract: Full Time / Permanent

Description

Senior Digital Designer

You will be a key leader in the digital and design team and will be the main point of contact when line manager is away. Pro-actively manage multiple projects and brands and be able to prioritise based on client requirements - to be flexible enough to work on a wide variety of projects and to deliver high quality artwork in a fast-paced environment

 

You Will:

 

  • Working on projects delegated by your line manager, providing the best layout / artwork / digital creative solutions that respond to the clients brief and always championing best in class integration
  • Interrogate layout / artwork / print and digital briefs with the ability to manage and prioritize your own work, whilst responding within an agreed timeline
  • Creation of technically correct artwork, implementing brand guidelines and styles to layouts
  • Creates and maintains visual style guides for the email marketing departments and collaborates with cross-division resources on brand guidelines
  • Maintains a comprehensive knowledge of modern email design trends, research and best practices, incorporates them into design
  • Working with internal clients and external manufacturers to source and process
    any new assets, uploading onto the company’s asset bank
  • Creation of technically correct artwork, implementing brand guidelines and styles to layouts
  • Creative layout skills not just a coding background with strong skills within HTML 5 both coding and design
  • Must have experience and thorough understanding of Ad servers’ platforms
  • Creating and maintaining the web display banners
  • Mentor mid-weigh designers to facilitate their development, including but not limited to their creative and technical skill, so as to increase productivity and enhanced staff morale
  • Knowledge and experience of taking design concepts to finished artwork
  • Ability to create high standard of creatives within tight timescales
  • Quickly create and deliver digital assets for the brands day-to-day online business across email, social channels, digital marketing and advertising

 

 

You Need:

 

  • Thorough working knowledge of the latest Adobe Creative Suite and HTML 5 both coding and designs
  • Understand design processes and be able to take creative production briefs effectively; be happy to work across a number of projects simultaneously
  • Excellent InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat and Microsoft programmes
  • Highly proficient in HTML 5 Rich Media banner design
  • Understanding of Ad servers platform esp. DoubleClick, Sizmek, etc.
  • To apply and uphold processes across all outputs and executions, working closely with the Production team and Line Manager
  • Strong layout, typographic, visualising and retouching skills
  • Experience in external or internal agency environments
  • Experienced In working to tight deadlines Stress resistant and confident
  • Proven track record of using best practices to design compelling, responsive email marketing campaigns

 

Dixons Carphone is Europe’s number one electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, with more than 40,000 colleagues across nine countries, including the UK and Ireland. Every day, we use our people’s expertise to reach out and help new customers. What’s more - we’re exploring extraordinary new markets, from wellness to security, so that in an ever more connected and constantly changing world, we can offer our customers the most comprehensive service.

 

It’s an exciting time to join us and find yourself a place in our growing success story, apply now.