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Email Designer

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Email Designer

DESCRIPTION
We are seeking an Email Designer to join its internal creative agency. The ideal candidate has the ability to create unique, fresh and eye-catching email designs while applying the latest responsive email best practices, trends, and all while following current company brand guidelines. This individual must understand the subtleties and limitations of email environments and have detailed knowledge around the entire online e-commerce user experience. We are looking for a collaborative creative thinker with hands-on experience in the visual design of email and other digital assets.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Design visually stunning next generation email creative
• Research and help develop new innovations in email design techniques/tactics and processes
• Develop strategies to improve the design and execution of Staples brand emails
• Support asset production and optimization
• Test and ensure overall quality including rendering and adherence to design standards across a variety of email clients and service providers
• Establish best practices for designing emails, and stay current on industry trends, terminology and competitive landscape
• Deliver projects on time and with high-level of visual and technical accuracy
• Proactively communicate with internal account and business stakeholders to confirm requirements, timelines and status on work requests


SKILLS / EXPERIENCE / EDUCATION

• Strong visual design aesthetics (typography, composition, color, layout) and attention to detail
• Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite required (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
• Hands-on experience coding responsive, HTML table-based emails. CSS a plus
• Experience with email service providers (ESPs) and email rendering test platforms such as Litmus and Email on Acid
• Experience with Microsoft Office and other business applications including Outlook, Excel, Word, and Powerpoint
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative digital agency environment
• Must be comfortable working under tight deadlines and on multiple projects simultaneously
• Excellent written+verbal communication and problem-solving skills
• High level of quality assurance and attention to detail
• Great attitude and sense of humor
• Team player and collaborator
• BA/BS degree preferred in Graphic Design, Communication Design, Interface Design or equivalent experience
• 3-5 years experience in HTML email design and digital mediums
• Portfolio of design and coding samples required

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