|Job Title: Junior Web Designer Salary: £18,716 to £23,395 Benefits: Pension, Life Assurance, Staff discount, flexi-time working, free car parking Location: Blackburn BB1 3BW Please ensure you let us know in your CV or covering letter where we can access some of your work to date. The Company: With a heritage built over 70 years in wallpaper, the Graham & Brown business is quite literally “Made of Design”. The award-winning Graham & Brown brand services our direct business and as well as wallpaper, we sell paint, wall art and interior accessories that complete our lifestyle product offer. The Superfresco brands of wallpaper support our CORE business and are sold in DIY and distributors to over 75 countries worldwide. Together our brands have helped establish us as a leading playing in the international market place. We also develop exclusive collections in partnership with the world's leading interior designers, such as Julien MacDonald, Kelly Hoppen, Barbara Hulanicki, Marcel Wanders, Wayne Hemmingway, 2LG, Brian Eno and Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen. Our commitment to contemporary, leading edge design has seen our global Graham & Brown brand recognised as a Coolbrand for seven consecutive years, as well as being voted Best Decorating Brand by the Daily Express in 2017. With an ambition to continue to excite the home improvement market we are now looking to bring an enthusiastic and passionate Junior Web Designer to join our growing eCommerce function. Main purpose and Responsibilities for the successful Junior Web Designer: As Junior Web Designer you will be joining the exciting eCommerce team of an award winning home interiors company. You will work collaboratively with the wider web, marketing and product teams to produce on-brand digital creations.
You will be responsible for building weekly promotional content, updating web content via our CMS and creating web concepts that align with our key marketing campaigns. You will be producing content for email marketing campaigns using HTML. The junior web designer will need to ensure that web pages are coded to W3C standards so they are fully responsive for all devices and platforms the viewer uses The need to test websites at different stages of design, on a variety of different devices is an important aspect of the job. Designing web page layouts and templates within our existing eCommerce platform (Salesforce Commerce Cloud) in line with our weekly Trading plan Work with our Web Designer / Front End Developer on wider UX design projects when required Work with the wider eCommerce team, Digital Marketing, Trading, Operations and Marketplaces to ensure all design requirements are met Campaign creative – Designing a campaign and building it through to a live project Prioritising briefs and working to strict deadlines as part of a fast moving campaign orientated marketing team
The Successful Junior Web Designer will have the Required Skills and Experience:
eCommerce experience is desirable Adobe Creative Suite experience is essential Experience in HTML and CSS (Handcoded) Responsive Web / Email design experience Strong typography, colour theory and layout/composition skills with a great eye for detail Creative thinker eager to generate new ideas A portfolio with examples of work is also essential as part of the application process.
If you believe this is the dream role for you, please apply now! Please ensure you let us know in your CV or covering letter where we can access some of your work to date