Freelance Designer - DFS9112105 in Hong Kong at DFS

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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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:
KEY COMPETENCIES • 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