Email Messaging Designer - Coding

Plano, TX
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Sara El-Shami

Job Description:

Aquent has an exciting opportunity for an Email Messaging Designer with coding experience for our Fortune 500 Financial client in Plano, TX. This is a full time, 12+ month assignment with potetial to extend longer term and full benefits - medical, dental, 401K. This role will focus on design and coding for Messaging including Email, SMS and push notifications. Must have previous messaging and email experience - understand back end codes, not just template experience 

- HTML coding and development for Email using responsive design and email coding best practices
- Produce clean, technically accurate files
- Partner internal creative teams, or external agencies to create email templates
- Understand company and LOB (line of business) strategy, and how it relates to creative development
- Act as a proactive leader on the team, LOB, and beyond to help influence decisions
- Manage numerous projects at one time in a fast-paced environment
- Complete work correctly and efficiently to meet appropriate deadlines
- Communicate well - both in-person and over the phone/video with remote teams

Required Skills:
- Strong proficiency in HTML, CSS, Mac-based Dreamweaver and Sketch.
- Experience with Movable Ink and Litmus Builder.
- Thorough understanding of the elements of good design, html production, and email specific code requirements.
- Thorough understanding of email rendering in mobile devices, web-based email clients, and desktop clients.
- Solid email specific UI, UX, and interaction design skills.
- Accountability for the technical accuracy of their own work.
- Ability to complete tasks independently, and as part of a team.
- Effective communication skills for both creative ideas/development and presentations. Ability to assess and recommend channel strategy to meet client needs.
- Ability to self-manage deadlines on numerous concurrent projects.
- Perform effectively in a demanding work environment and show resiliency to stress.
- Ideal candidate will have 3-5 years of experience working in an email specific role.

Technical Skills:
- Responsive design
- Email UI/UX
- Sketch


Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR