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Location: New York, NY

URL: www.gilt.com

           
Gilt Groupe is seeking a detail-oriented, personable, dependable and talented Visual Designer to join our Men’s Full Price Group. The Visual Designer will work closely with the Creative Director to instill visual excellence and consistency across editorial features. Our ideal candidate must have the ability to work quickly on short deadlines, and transition between print and web-based projects, to create a seamless visual vocabulary.
 
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Design and execution of editorial features across all online properties, including our web site, email templates and social media
  • Own the production, organization, optimization and review of graphic assets
  • See designs through to fruition by working with Editors,Developers and UX—ensuring quality control and a smooth visual experience across all platforms
  • Work closely with edit and photo staff on daily deadlines, ensuring that all the visual elements are experienced at the same level of sophistication
  • Assist in the creation of print collateral for internal and external-facing communication as needed
Qualifications/Desired Skills: 
  • 2-3 years of design experience
  • A strong sense of cultural awareness, specifically within the realm of men’s fashion
  • General design knowledge (color theory, grid systems, typography) 
  • Experience creating compelling layouts combining photographs, type, design and color 
  • A solid understanding of best practices related to web standards, interaction design and user experience principles
  • A general understanding of CSS, HTML and Flash
  • Ability to communicate ideas to non-technical and non-creative audiences
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively
  • Fluent in Adobe CS5 Suite, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Pride in craft: pixel accuracy is crucial 
  • General knowledge of print design and production techniques
  • Experience in an editorial or agency setting is a big plus
  • Degree in Graphic Design, Fine Arts or related field preferred
 
Applicants must include a website link or a pdf of some samples of your best work.

To apply: Please apply through our website at https://careers-gilt.icims.com/jobs/2536/job

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