Digital Designer

Chicago Suburbs
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Hourly Rate
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Posted By:
Anne Baesemann

Job Description:

Aquent's client is looking for a Digital Designer to work a contract role. Several month assignment but VERY strong possibility to extend. This is an extremely exciting, fast paced and trendy client, on a dynamic team. Excellent portoflio builder. The Digital Designer is responsible for designing email campaign creative and ecommerce promotions. This role will work across Ecommerce, Social Media/Content, Integrated Marketing, CRM/Loyalty as the client continues to grow, evolve, and innovate. Also open to more production focused candidates (clipping images, resizing) but looking to get into more design. 

What your doing: 
• Works within predetermined templates to create email assets for weekly promotional cadence as well as dedicated triggered, transactional, loyalty and grand opening campaigns
• Partner closely with the Site, Social, Email Teams in Digital Creative on multiple pieces of the same campaign – ensuring cohesion of all campaign elements 
• Works with Email Developer – providing all assets and instruction for development 
• Implement the company's brand identity, visual and voice into every email campaign & communication.
• Responsible for projects from concept through implementation – including overall experience, design, messaging, development, testing and ensuring the best guest experience. 

Keep in mind you will also: 
• Have a solid understanding of the importance and adherence of brand standards 
• Consistently applies style guide conventions 
• A great eye for layout, hierarchy of content, beautiful product composition. 
• Is talented and has a natural knack in delivering FAB-ulous, creative design solutions. 
• Able to balance several work streams and prioritize deliverables – meeting deadlines with quality design 
• Willingness to listen to constructive feedback and make changes 
• Be a constant advocate for the user: willing to ask questions of various stakeholders to make sure end work product meets the user's needs 


• 2-5 years in digital visual design for marketing, and/or advertising projects 
• ONLINE PORTFOLIO showing digital design (emails, web, banners, social) (preferably with experience working in an ecommerce business)
• Ecommerce, email promotional design, agency experience a plus 
• A desire & ability to drive innovation, both in technology and in process 
• Advanced level skill with Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign 
• Intermediate level skill with knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PPT, HTML/CSS 
• Experience in Sketch, Dreamweaver, AfterEffects a plus 
• Bachelor's degree/BFA or its equivalent in Design