Web Designer / Developer – Global Retailer Ref: 15043

£21,372 - £34,500 DOE Plus Excellent Benefits Package

Excellent career-development opportunity for a creative Web Designer & Developer to join a $100 billion global retailer. Working within a fast paced e-Commerce environment, you will help create a consistent look and feel across all platforms with a focus on mobile-first design, designing product images, responsive design, landing pages and other design related tasks.

Role Info:

Web Designer & Developer (Landing Pages & Emails) – Global Retail Brand
Watford, Hertfordshire (Office Based- this isn't a remote based role)
£21,372 – £34,500 DOE
Plus Excellent Benefits Package

The Web Designer & Developer Role:

Reporting to the Lead Web Designer and Web Manager you will be working closely with the e-Commerce team to deliver high quality work that meets the brand guidelines.

You will be proactive and uphold a professional approach to time and commercial deadlines. You must have a high level of creative flair, a keen eye for detail, and up-to-date knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud to help produce compelling and exciting designs to increase conversion and customer engagement.

Key Duties:

+ Create, retouch, manipulate and optimise product images and videos for the transactional website.
+ Design, optimise and code online banners, category pages and landing pages and other web design related tasks.
+ Ensure all creative content is delivered within the business deadlines. To design and develop from initial brief concept to final visual output.
+ Ability to take on creative direction and feedback.
+ Organise and manage the web assets, photo library and creative archive.
+ Assist in the design and coding of email campaigns.

About You:

+ 2+ years commercial web design experience or a degree in web design or related industry.
+ Proficient in Adobe CC especially Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Premiere Pro.
+ Proficient in HTML/CSS.
+ A good balance of creativity as well as a technical understanding.
+ Good attention to detail and a proactive nature – Mac skills would be an advantage.
+ Excellent communication skills.
+ Ability to follow brand guidelines.
+ Hybris Content Management System (CMS) knowledge would be an advantage.
+ Knowledge of Google Analytics.
+ An excellent online portfolio is a must.

Benefits on completion of 90 days probation:

+ Executive membership for staff and 3 others
+ Life Insurance
+ Pension Plan
+ Employee assistance programme
+ Optical benefit after 1 year employment
+ Dental benefit after 2 years employment
+ 20 days annual holidays

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

You may have worked in the following capacities: Web Developer, Web Designer, New Media Designer, Web Content Designer, Creative Web Design, HTML, CSS, JavaScript

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