Digital Designer - DFS9112161 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 1/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Create designs and layouts that are engaging and reflect the targeted positioning of the DFS brands within the digital and video worlds

Key Responsibilities:
• Create visual designs – animations, layouts for the website, EDMS, social media that effectively communicate the seasonal concepts and brand identity in close cooperation with the design director and digital marketing team
• Incorporate brand initiatives into the designs created respecting the brand guidelines
• Serve as the digital visual service department for the corporate marketing team, divisions and within the organization and deliver excellent layouts in terms of quality and performance:
 Design digital marketing layouts such as landing pages, banners, newsletters, edms etc.
 Format videos and create animations for in-store video screens + social media
 Review and give feedback on junior designer and outsourcing agencies
• Generate ideas, layouts and designs that constantly improve our visual performance
• Responsible for retouching, color correcting and optimizations of images for all online and material produced
• Support project management with production specifics that are important to the look & feel
• Be aware of trends and have the ability to translate them into innovative digital creative
• Team-up with VM, editorial team and bring content to live in engaging designs
• Team-up with project management ensuring that requests have been designed in time and on budget
• Permanent development of technical skills

Key Requirements:
• At least 2-5 years of experience
• Candidates with more experience will be considered as Senior Digital Designer
• Bachelor’s university degree or equivalent
• Proven track-record as digital designer with experience in an advertising agency / luxury retail environment preferred
• Expert skills in Photoshop, After Effects, Final Cut, Illustrator, Powerpoint, In-Design,
• Fluent in written and spoken English
• Experience in working in a fast-moving entrepreneurial environment with competing deadlines and priorities
• Ability to create engaging designs that resonate with the luxury world traveller
• Detail-oriented and accurate
• Service mentality
• Result-oriented: Ability to work quickly from concept creation to finished product
• Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
• Customer focus: Evaluate customer feedback and adapt visuals accordingly