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Digital Graphic Designer

Date: Jul 24, 2019

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: Fast Retailing Group

UNIQLO is a brand of Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., a leading global Japanese retail holding company that designs, manufactures and sells clothing under seven main brands: Comptoir des Cotonniers, GU, Helmut Lang, J Brand, Princesse tam.tam, Theory, and UNIQLO. With global sales of approximately 1.14 trillion yen for the 2013 fiscal year ending August 31, 2013 (US $11.62 billion, calculated in yen using the end of August 2013 rate of $1 = 98.36 yen), Fast Retailing is one of the world’s largest apparel retail companies, and UNIQLO is Japan’s leading specialty retailer.

 

UNIQLO continues to open large-scale stores in some of the world's most important cities and locations, as part of its ongoing efforts to solidify its status as a truly global brand. Today the company has a total of more than 1,200 stores in 14 markets worldwide including Japan, China, France, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, U.K. and U.S. In addition, Grameen UNIQLO, a social business established in Bangladesh in September 2010, opened its two first stores in Dhaka in July 2013. UNIQLO operates an integrated business model under which it designs, manufactures, markets and sells high-quality, casual apparel. The company believes that truly great clothes should be supremely comfortable, feature universal designs, are of high quality and offer a superb fit to everyone who wears them.

 

With a corporate statement committed to changing clothes, changing conventional wisdom and change the world, Fast Retailing is dedicated to creating great clothing with new and unique value to enrich the lives of people everywhere. For more information about UNIQLO and Fast Retailing, please visit www.uniqlo.com and www.fastretailing.com.

 

 

Web Graphic Designer

Our E-Commerce department is seeking an experienced Web Graphic Designer to create images, graphics, HTML elements that support the ashleystewart.com e-commerce site and e-mail programs via a CMS toolset.  The web Designer conceptualizes and creates graphic solutions for websites, emails and social media under the direction of the Director. The Web Graphic Designer is primarily responsible for developing creative design solutions from conception through implementation that translate and support UNIQLO’s brand strategy. The Web Graphic Designer will work on existing digital platform and assist on new projects in development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Creating & designing digital assets from start to finish (including all site refresh, homepage for commerce/mobile/tablet, emails, site and affiliate ad banners, motion graphic, online campaign
  • Assist in supplying creative for Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media initiatives.
  • Insure that project deliverables are well executed and on schedule.
  • Keep up to date with digital innovations.
  • Thorough understanding of the creative objectives of each project and partner with various departments and teams.
  • Responsible for maintaining consistency of all assets and how the brand is represented
  • Adhere to guidelines and offer new ideas.
  • Work closely with the Director on a daily basis.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in digital and graphic design or equivalent
  • 3+ years of digital agency/design studio experience; beauty, fashion, luxury experience an asset
  • Superior attention to detail.  The candidate should be organized and flexible and able to think and work beyond the creative brief.
  • Able to implement online marketing best practices
  • A portfolio of work demonstrating experience leading the design of creative across multiple platforms including e-commerce, mobile and social media
  • High-level competency in PhotoShop 
  • Possesses a basic knowledge of  e-commerce and email design execution 
  • Proficient in web enhancement technologies; Flash, GIF, InDesign, Photoshop, HTML, CSS and web optimization
  • Knowledge/understanding of Dreamweaver, Adobe Digital Publishing Suite and video optimization
  • Experience crafting graphic html emails
  • Understanding of HTML 5 development and testing 
  • Uncompromising attention to detail with the ability to meet tight deadlines 
  • Strong technical, organizational and communication skills 
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to establish and maintain relationships 
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Self-starter that shows initiative

 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Fast Retailing does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, age, citizenship, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or because of any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: New York || New York (US-NY) || United States (US) || Experienced Professional || Corporate || UNIQLO || EX:OUT || UNIQLO ||