Sr. Digital Designer

Employer
Kenneth Cole
Location
New York, NY
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
Jun 18, 2017
Closes
Jul 18, 2017
Specialty
Creative
Business Type
Agency
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Overview

Kenneth Cole Productions is seeking an exceptional Digital Designer with an extensive creative design background encompassing web, social and mobile strategies.

The Sr. Digital Designer's role is to develop and execute online creative campaigns and initiatives in support of the SVP/Creative Director and Copy team. Other than the Creative Directors, this role will be a high level "hands on" creative role, supporting all web-based projects for marketing and consumer direct websites. The ideal candidate must have solid problem-solving abilities, strong communication skills and the ability to translate traditional ad campaign messages into all digital mediums.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

* Conceptualize, develop and execute digital creative campaigns and initiatives in partnership with the SVP/Creative Director and Art Director to ensure digital designs meet the proposed project needs.
* Support all web-based and mobile projects for marketing and consumer direct websites, focusing on delivering user experience.
* Prepare digital material including drawings, storyboards, and layouts.
* Design and develop creative online materials to support marketing initiatives as well as creative for platform ideas that bring the brand to life.
* Work with the Art Director to ensure projects are on time, within budget and that brand specifications and standards are consistently met.
* Contribute to video production by designing storyboards for web-based initiatives.
* Stay abreast of industry and technological developments and how these developments would impact services from a digital design perspective
* Share ideas and best practice advice with members of the digital design team

Skills and Requirements

Skills and Requirements

* Qualified candidates will have 5+ years agency experience and formal design training with solid typography, graphic, and digital design skills
* Bachelor's degree in graphic design and/commensurate experience
* An in-depth knowledge of appropriate usage of the latest versions of PhotoShop, Illustrator, Flash, InDesign, image optimization for web, and other web authoring/motion graphic tools.
* Solid understanding of HTML (hand code) and Dreamweaver
* Some understanding of HTML5, DHTML, JavaScript, JQUERY
* Knowledge of Social platform API (Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare) as well as experience working with various online ad design specs and media requirements
* Knowledge of Ecommerce operations & CMS tools preferred
* Must have formal online advertising experience creating web graphics, animations, user interfaces, icons, style sheets, color schemes, and templates and layouts
* Complete understanding of web browser capabilities and user interaction.
* Digital fashion advertising background is a plus