Senior / Lead Digital Designer - London - £35,000 - £38,000

£35000 - £38000 per annum
18 Mar 2013
15 Apr 2013
Shannon Lee
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Creative, Design, Digital
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior / Lead Digital Designer - London - £35,000 - £38,000

A leading fashion brand is seeking a talented Digital Designer to help with the creative production of designs for websites and seasonal look books. This will involve art directing photo shoots, design and develop key areas of the web site, banners, online look books, and competitions. You will be conceptual and have a good understanding of UI and UX Design.

The role:
-Own and develop the visual brand identity and user experience
-Lead the design of homepages, landing pages, features, online animated banners, competitions, sale graphics and weekly newsletters.
-Art directing photoshoots (still life and model) for our features
-Schedule and project manage multiple design briefs from different Ecommerce markets and brands.
-Projects may range from banner ad designs and newsletters to designing a new season website
-Manage the two Middleweight Designers and any design Interns/ freelance designers
-Mentor and lead the team whilst directing all creative output for the brand
-Maintain and oversee the relationship with the printers and the design of brand look books and marketing collateral including preparing documents for print/ fly checking & press-passing twice a season.
-Work closely with the Creative Director as well as the Marketing Director on projects and brand guidelines.
-We are seeking a forward thinking and creative individual who copes well with high volume of work and tight deadlines
-Passionate, ambitious and inspiring to work with as well as able to think outside the box
-Creative, proactive and having the ability to drive new ideas
-Able to multitask, problem solve, work independently as well as manage a team
-Must already have significant experience working in an online fashion environment and have an excellent understanding of the online medium
-Strong understanding of design within an ecommerce environment including wireframes UI/ UE, SEO,
-Can do attitude, flexible, diplomatic, leader, great communicator


-Excellent working knowledge and experience in the major design packages including (Adobe Creative Suit CS5 -Illustrator/Photoshop/Indesign/bridge, Acrobat Professional)
-An understanding of UX is essential
-Great attention to detail
-Passion for typography and working knowledge of use of text online

If you have a portfolio displaying amazing digital design within a fashion environment and have a love of typography then please get in touch!