Apple Leisure Group

  • Web Designer, International

    Job Locations US-PA-Newtown Square
    Posted Date 3 months ago(8/15/2018 12:21 PM)
    ID
    2018-1176
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Creative Services
  • Overview

    The Web Designer, International will be responsible for the design and workflow of AMResorts’ new market websites and email while ensuring a seamless brand identity across all markets. This position will provide graphic/web design services and assist in workflow efficiencies between markets.

    This role will collaborate with the Senior International Designer and Associate Digital Art Director to maintain visual brand identity and guard its viability. Attention to detail and consistency will be key. Additionally, this role will need to work directly with the International Marketing Specialists. The Web Designer, International will also facilitate the workflow with outside agencies providing translation and design services. Collaboration and ability to communicate effectively with cross-team/department co-workers and stakeholders is an essential part of the job.

    Responsibilities

    • Provide design, workflow and content assistance for the international markets, including, but not limited to, website landing pages, emails, digital banners, social media campaigns, etc.
    • Follow the visual translation of content for the international markets
    • Develop a thorough understanding of the international markets and effectively maintain each AMResorts brand identity for each destination
    • Assist in creating deliverables including, but not limited to: sketches, wireframes, page design layouts, workflow diagrams and brand requirements documentation when needed
    • Work closely with the International Marketing Specialist to ensure workflow between the US and international markets runs smoothly
    • Work closely with our white label partners and translation services to keep projects running smoothly and on time.
    • Assist the Sr. International Designer with building and defining the international market
    • Be accountable for the accuracy of information presented online
    • Continually maintain the day-to-day established visual identity and maintenance of the international digital platforms
    • Consider multi-market, multi-lingual flexibility and future-state goals
    • Stay abreast of trends in design, with specifics to international markets
    • Help establish a positive environment with the team
    • Take constructive criticism and apply to all work that follows
    • Work independently, as well as work with co-workers, to complete projects
    • Keep up with a rapidly changing work environment where priorities may shift from day-to-day
    • Own projects assigned to you through to completion and continually maintain responsibility
    • Meet assigned deadlines and practice good time management skills
    • Practice patience and understanding with internal and external teams
    • Willingness to contribute time and effort outside business hours for high-impact or high-visibility projects
    • Additional job-related responsibilities as needed

    Qualifications

    Education:

    • BFA/MFA in Graphic Design, Web Design, Human Computer Interaction or Interaction Design or a similar degree
    • Experience:
    • 3+ years experience
    • Language:
    • English
    • Spanish (Basic Spanish required, fluency is a plus)

     

    • Required skills:
    • Excellent design skills and grounding in information design
    • Understanding of UI and UX principles
    • Ability to adapt easily to changing business conditions and priorities
    • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud and Sketch
    • Experience with prototyping tools: InVision, Axure, other similar tools
    • Skilled in HTML5 and CSS
    • Experience with CMS (Joomla/Wordpress/AEM)
    • Full understanding of responsive/fluid web concepts and mobile-first methodology
    • Experienced in web-based graphic production
    • Excellent typography skills
    • Adaptable, curious and excited to pick up new techniques
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Ability to work on their own or in a team
    • Thorough and precise in their work
    • Works well under pressure and within tight deadlines
    • Skilled at multi-tasking and time management
    • Initiative to manage creative work from concept to completion
    • Positive attitude

    Bonus skills:

    • Familiar with usability studies and process
    • Working knowledge of After Effects, Final Cut and/or Motion
    • Familiarity with JQuery, JavaScript, PHP, MySQL
    •  

    Portfolio Requirements:

    • Portfolio should contain at least 5 examples that reflect a creative, innovative design aesthetic and a strong understanding of design principles and how they apply to web, mobile and print. Travel related work is a plus.

    Physical Demands:

    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

    Work Environment:

    The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate, but can be high at times.

     

    #ALG

     

     

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed