Freelance Designer - DFS9112105 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 7/2/2019

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Job Description

We are looking for a highly creative individual who is enthusiastic and curious, to join our team of in-house designers, working collaboratively on a multitude of campaigns and initiatives for a global multi-brand travel retailer. MISSION The role of the designer is to support the creative team in delivering beautiful & innovative work that reflects the positioning of DFS as “The Traveler’s Luxury Department Store”. Interested applicants, please submit your portfolio to to apply!

Key Responsibilities:
The designer will work on a multitude of projects that deliver 360° branding and marketing – from offline to online platforms
• Developing concepts, brand identity & key visual language for campaigns
• Designing print collaterals for events, promotions & partnerships
• Creating designs for digital platforms, websites & e-newsletters
• Adaptation & implementation of campaigns into various formats & sizes
• Creating internal & external presentations
• Generate research, new concepts, and trend-relevant ideas
• Oversee production (retouching, proofs, printing, mockups, samples)
• Serve as the graphic design service center within DFS
• Team up collaboratively with various departments on projects (editorial team, visual merchandising, digital, etc.)
• Team up with project managers to oversee creative from beginning to end, while delivering projects on time with accuracy and staying within budget
• Maintain DFS’s standard of creative excellence, while following our brand guidelines

Key Requirements:
• Enthusiastic, highly-creative & curious
• Strong aesthetic taste with an understanding of luxury
• Art direction skills & photography
• Great sense of typography & information design
• Detail-oriented and accurate
• Priority setting
• Time management skills
• Results-oriented: Ability to work quickly from concept to execution
• Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, while maintaining a service mentality
• Great verbal & written communication skills EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• Bachelor’s university degree or equivalent
• 3+ years of graphic design experience, open to fresh graduates
• Proven track-record as in-house or freelance designer, preferably in advertising agency / magazine / editorial / production houses
• Expert skills in In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint, etc.
• Experience in working in a fast-moving entrepreneurial environment with competing deadlines, priorities & ad-hoc assignments Interested parties, please email full resume with current and expected salary to