Web Designer

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We are looking for a Web Designer for a full-time, on-site, contract position. The contract is 6 months.

Responsibilities:
Coordinates and executes web site content updates. Communicates design possibilities and limitations, suggests applications addressing customer outcomes and communicates with all stakeholders. Manages design aspects of a project from inception through completion. Executes design requests that vary from extensive to little overall direction depending on the scope, timing and vendor participation of the specific request. Manages website editorial activities, gathers and researches information to enhance the site. Interacts with other Dotcom teams via role groups and collaborates with business team members, third-party content providers.

Responsibilities:
• Responsible for creating and maintaining design elements used in online project content.
• Participates in the planning and development of project based web content.
• Well versed in online brand standards and is able to translate it to online creative.
• Manage requests using brand standards while balancing vendor specifications.
• Responsible for implementation of graphical assets using HTML and tools.
• Adapt to shifting priorities, demands and timelines using analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
• Reacts to project adjustments and modifications promptly and efficiently.
• Solid working knowledge of current Internet technologies and applying new technologies.
• Remains current with web trends, usability and standards along with the tools and techniques for online experience development.
• Experience at working both independently and in a team, environment.

Technical Skills required:
Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash (both adapting and starting new) HTML, Dynamic HTML, browser compatibility (iE, Crome, Firefox), Java Script, J Query, Action Script, an understanding of streaming video and audio.

Basic Qualifications:
High School Degree or equivalent
5 or more years of experience with web design tools
3 or more years of corporate web design, advertising, or communications experience
1 or more years online experience (working knowledge of HTML or web site publishing)

Preferred Qualifications:
One or more years of retail experience
An understanding of web site publishing preferably for an online retailer
Managing experience with online or creative production
Additional Job Requirements: Technical Skills required:
Adobe PhotoShop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash (both adapting and starting new) HTML, Dynamic HTML, browser compatibility (iE, Crome, Firefox), Java Script, J Query, Action Script, an understanding of streaming video and audio.