Web Design Manager

Middle East
£35-45k Tax Free plus excellent benefits
19 Nov 2012
19 Dec 2012
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Fashion, FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time

Web Design Manager

We are working on behalf of a leading consumer business, with a number of distinctive brands known all over the world. Due to continued success and on-going expansion, they are seeking to further build their Digital team, with the recruitment of a Web Design Manager to be based in the Middle East.     


In this role you will provide leadership to a team of web designers and take end to end ownership of the web user interface creative and design guidelines from initial brief to execution.    

• Liaise with other internal creative teams to ensure consistent brand identity, graphics standards and messaging.
• Commission editorial and design work based on the content requirements of the brand.
• Establish and manage an in-house digital studio for digital media needs
• Manage on-going web design, content organisation, image merchandising and editorial for the web.
• Ensure content is managed across the site, the site structure principles are maintained and a consistent look and feel is maintained throughout all web properties
• Own and manage expenditure to keep within budget parameters and maintain accurate records of project-specific expenses. 
• Contribute to managing overall costs by minimising expenses and by finding improved and innovative methods to reduce costs. 
• Champion the team, its goals and the database to help achieve buy-in from all end users. 
• Provide functional expertise and execute functional responsibilities
• Evaluate web design/production trends and research new technologies and tools to deliver best in class designs, help minimise expenses and manage overall costs 
• Create a reporting framework measuring site performance, customer journeys and promotional performance   

We are looking for a strong online design manager with experience gained in a B2C environment, ideally retail or travel although other sectors will be considered.   You will demonstrate solid skills in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery. You will also have a strong knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign. Previous team management experience required, as is experience with MVT.    

Position: Web Design Manager 
Salary: £35-45k + exceptional benefits package - TAX FREE
Location: Middle East
Contract: Permanent
Contact: Charlie Allen
Email: Charlie@justsearchgroup.co.uk  
Tel: 0207 4921848
Reference: 881709
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