Date Posted: 8/14/2017

Digital Designer – Bell


  • Bell Helmets
  • United States
  • California
  • Scotts Valley, CA (Santa Cruz Area)
  • 4 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.

Job Summary:
Get ready to roll up your sleeves and get down and dirty. The Digital Designer will focus on design and heavy production for the Bell & Blackburn Brand Marketing Teams. They will use their web design experience and skills to create and manage digital assets and online marketing collateral to support brand initiatives and provide great user experiences for all browsers and devices. This person will work closely with the Brand teams and developers to help create the visual and functional aspects of many different B2C & B2B initiatives.

Essential Job Functions:
• Design, enhance, and maintain Bell & Blackburn digital media platforms by applying pre-existing brand and campaign design language incorporating cross-browser compatibility and mobile support
• Translate business and creative strategies into effective online content while sticking to the brand design guidelines
• Produce responsive email campaign assets that are related to larger brand and e-commerce marketing stories
• Design static and animated web media banners and marketing spots for e-commerce
• Manage the organization and distribution of digital assets for digital media platforms (ie: photography server and digital media center)
• Assist with the approval process for product, lifestyle, and event photography
• Continuously collaborate as a core member of the marketing and creative teams to conceptualize and design
online promotions and e-commerce projects
• Keep up with industry trends and apply new ideas as appropriate

Job Requirements

Education and Training:
• 4+ years experience in hands-on Visual/Web Design
• BA in Graphic Design or related field (experience in lieu of degree is acceptable)

Skills and Abilities:

Design
• A strong understanding of current web design best practices, styles, and methodology
• Proper use of typography, including font styling, kerning, and leading
• Ability to create wireframes and layouts
• Ability to apply existing brand style guides to projects
• Have an eye for detail and understanding of development techniques

Production/Development
• Knowledge of modern web technologies and protocols including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and cross-browser compatibility and mobile support and how it relates to design
• Understanding and experience with web asset optimization (tips and best practices) and how to incorporate search engine optimization (SEO) best practices
• Ability to use CSS to code web pages
• Experience coding responsive HTML email templates
• Expert knowledge of the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (Photoshop & Illustrator) and an HTML editor
(Dreamweaver or BBEdit)
• Ability to problem solve and communicate technical and non-technical creative concepts to design and marketing teams
• Experience with content management systems (CMS) such as WordPress and/or Magento

Personal Time Management
• Able to turn around projects quickly and accurately
• Meet deadlines and work under pressure
• Manage multiple (sometimes complex) projects to successful completion in an organized, efficient, and timely
manner in a fast-paced environment, and adjust priorities to meet deadlines
• Work well in a collaborative team setting
• Ability to remain flexible and handle constructive criticism

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

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Perks

Date Posted: 8/14/2017

Digital Designer – Bell


  • Bell Helmets
  • United States
  • California
  • Scotts Valley, CA (Santa Cruz Area)
  • 4 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available