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Design Manager, Interactive (Perm)

Location:
New York
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
120k
Start date:
May/June 2018
posted by:
Susan Reese
Date:
04/27/2018

Job Description:

Aquent's fashion retail client is seeking a Interactive Design Manager for a permanent opportunity in New York.  

Responsibilities: 
Creating engaging interactive experience from conceptual thinking to executing design. The projects include client branding campaigns – Fireworks, Parade, Multi-culture, and Cause
events.  The Interactive Manager works within the creative team, mentors designers, collaborates with copywriters and development team, and reports to Design Director.

Requirements:

  • Education background in Graphic Design or Digital Media
  • 5-7+ years of experience in-house in fashion retail or design/agency
  • 1-2+ years leading a creative team
  • Portfolio that demonstrates strong conceptual thinking and core design skills in digital projects
  • Ability to work independently as well as in cross-functional groups (copywriters, developers, marketers…)
  • Solid knowledge of the digital landscape, UX/interaction design, responsive … 
  • Strong eye for layout, design and typography
  • Experience creating wireframes, sketches, UI and final visual design for desktop, mobile and tablet (and all production methods associated with each) 
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills 
  • Strong project/time management and multitasking abilities 
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Understanding of the design opportunities and constraints of HTML, CSS, Javascript​
  • Animation, Sketch, Invision is a plus.  

Personality:

  • Motivated self-starter
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Calm and positive