chloédigital is the tech support and strategic planning membership for bloggers. We are a customer-driven, innovative technology company. We are looking for a new Digital Designer to join our team and help us tackle bigger challenges.
Someone who's always on top of emerging trends, the latest technologies and wants to push the boundaries of what they - and our global business - can do. You will need a solid grasp of WordPress and designing websites on this platform.
This role is about leading by example to create great work that inspires, so we’re looking for someone who will champion the craft and raise the bar for excellence. Someone who can generate stunning digital designs for WordPress.
So is this amazing person you? Are you a down-to-earth, self-motivated, happy-to-be-here digital designer who is hungry to learn, loves to work hard, is mad about design and has the portfolio to prove it?
Creating site design and digital assets for WordPress sites
Ensuring that projects are delivered to the utmost level of professionalism
Promote continual improvement and add to our culture of excellence and accountability
Lead and partner with designers, writers, planners and UX practitioners
Effectively communicate creative ideas and strategies to senior teams
Provide regular team leadership and constructive feedback on all accounts
Continually work to improve Design Department methods
Proactively manage the success of production scope
Consistently produce amazing, original work
A degree in digital design or a related subject is desirable
Strong portfolio of Digital Design work showcasing web design
Design experience, preferably agency experience
Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign), Sketch and skills in Google Web Designer and/or After Effects animation would be superb but not essential
An understanding of web usability and information architecture, including a knowledge of wireframes and mock-ups (UI & IA Design)
Have excellent knowledge of the digital landscape, web, display, social, development etc
Ability to think creatively and present your concepts to clients and team members
Experience of working with developers and UX designers
Possess brilliant layout, typography skills and, of course, sharp attention to detail
Ultimately equipped to ideate, communicate and bring your ideas to life (via animatics, storyboards etc.)
Able to create pixel-perfect production friendly assets
Be happy to demonstrate outstanding conceptual and creative thinking in your design work
Have the ability to perform effectively to tight deadlines, work well both independently and as part of a team
Be passionate, positive and lively with lots of ideas
Keen to work hard to produce great creative results
Communicate ideas clearly and confidently to peers and team leaders alike
Open, honest, direct and comfortable in giving and receiving constructive feedback
Able to perform well under pressure and prepared to put the hours in when the project demands it
Finally, it’ll be a huge plus if you have HTML, CSS and JS skills, or a fundamental understanding