Senior Digital Designer in Chicago, IL at Sears Holdings Corporation

Date Posted: 4/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    2 North State Street
    Chicago, IL
  • Date Posted:
    4/30/2018
  • Job ID:
    926286BR

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 926286BR
Employing Entity: Sears Holdings Management Corporation
Employment Category: Commission - Part-time
Job Function: E-commerce
Store ID: 37974: eComm Retail 2 N State St

Senior Digital Designer, Promotions
Sears Holdings | Downtown Chicago Loop

IMX Studio is dedicated to innovating how we deliver end-to-end promotions and campaigns, driving relevant content and personalization for sears.com and mobile apps. IMX’s online team is looking for exceptional Senior Visual Design talent to help lead the creative for online + mobile marketing and promotions experiences.


Your role as a Senior Digital Designer is to design, develop and deploy exceptional design solutions for our Sears and Kmart.com desktop and mobile applications with proficient speed and exceptional quality. You’ll match senior leaderships strategic vision with appropriate design solutions that result in better click-through, conversion, and customer satisfaction.

Under the limited supervision of an Art Director — you’ll be in the room, at your desk and on the phone maintaining ongoing design support for Sears and Kmart.com. This includes promotional marketing efforts, weekly events, seasonal holidays, and redesign projects for proprietary company brands like Craftsman, Kenmore and Adam Levine, as well as, third-party franchise brands like Star Wars and The Avengers. You’ll work with cross-discipline partners like copywriters, user experience designers and developers, as well as, merchants, buyers and business unit leaders across the company.

Job Requirements

Skill Set
On the talent and technical side, you should have a solid eye for typography, composition and color, and an ability to handle both smaller tasks (1-3 hours) and more long-term projects (8-10 days). You should also have expert-level knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator). We will teach you specialized cloud-based software like Adobe Experience Cloud (AEM 6.4 & Scene 7), InVision and JIRA.

RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
• 40% creating digital design concepts, layouts, comps, mood boards and production ready art
• 40% building, developing and deploying designed creative through our CMS toolsets
• 10% collaborating and rationalizing creative with UX, content, development, merchants and buyers
• 10% providing quality assurance and assisting the team in making live site changes and updates

REQUIREMENTS
• Strong design portfolio with 2+ years education, 2+ years design and interactive work experience
• Developed and diverse communication skills across all levels of an organization
• Ability to rationalize, articulate and defend creative ideas
• Adapt to changing design demands and course corrections with attention to detail while meeting specified deadlines
• Must be onsite 5 days a week


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