Web Designer

Full time
EXPERIENCE BASED
LocationAnywhere Calendar27/12/2020   Full time EXPERIENCE BASED

GiftBasketsOverseas.com is looking for a talented Web Designer for our rapidly growing Ecommerce family of brands and to support creation and maintenance of our software solutions for B2B clients. The ideal candidate should be able to create amazing user experiences, have an eye for clean and practical web design. You should also have superior user interface (UX/UI) design skills.

 

As part of a job you will work closely with our Web Development, Catalog and Marketing teams. 

Our international team works in a friendly and motivating work environment. 

 

This is a work-from-home position, and schedule can be flexible, however 40 hrs/weekly is required. 

 

Web Designer Job Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of design projects.
  • Design and continuously improve page layouts and templates.
  • Produce design assets for use in social media and marketing channels.
  • Develop and maintain consistent branding.
  • Collaborate with marketing, back-end development, catalog and other teams.
  • Utilize data and analytics in making design decisions.
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and sitemaps to communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Select and prepare imagery (develop banners and other assets).
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards
  • Maintain a database of design assets.
  • Occasionally basic webmaster tasks: content changes in HTML or graphical elements of existing sites.

 

Web Designer Qualifications/Skills:

  • Proven work experience as a Web Designer
  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Demonstrated ability to take a project from concept to launch
  • Strong command of color theory, image composition, and typography
  • Excellent time-management skills and ability to prioritize projects
  • Ability to deliver production-ready digital assets in a wide variety of formats
  • Awareness of UI/UX principles
  • Familiarity with digital photo editing
  • Comfort working in a deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (Russian is required, English is a very strong plus)
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Up-to-date with the latest Web trends, techniques and technologies

 

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 2+ years of professional design experience
  • Portfolio of strong creative work
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator) or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Experience with HTML, Javascript, JQuery and CSS for rapid prototyping

Pluses:

  • Familiarity of working with Laravel Framework (PHP) 
  • Social media and email marketing experience are desirable
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Verbal and Written English proficiency 

Opportunity Highlights: 

  • Remote job / work from your home office
  • Flexible full-time schedule.
  • Hourly rate with opportunity to grow.
  • Career growth opportunity. 
  • The opportunity of working in a diverse friendly team of passionate professionals.

To apply send your CV to [email protected] with the subject line "Web Designer" and include your cover letter.  

 

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