Design Manager - Retail - Milton Keynes £40-50k

Milton Keynes
£40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
11 Sep 2013
09 Oct 2013
JOH/DM5
Joe Harvey
Retail
Executive
Permanent
Full Time

My client are a huge retailer based in Milton Keynes and are seeking a Design Manager to join their busy design team.

This is the chance to be part of a massive digital transformation with £300m investment for one of the UK's biggest retailers.

You should have extensive experience in a retail or high transactional ecommerce environment and possess excellent design skills across mobile, web, tablet and in store. You will manage a team of 5, ensuring creative output is of an impeccable standard, whilst still remaining hands on.

This is an excellent opportunity to make an impact on a huge organisation at a stage where brand guidelines are being rewritten and massive resource and focus are being put into design.

Candidates should possess:

* Broad and proven expertise in design, accesibilty & userbillity issues, able to recommend and implement best practice solutions to meet business requirements.

* Proven experience of assessing and implementing new UI functionality to improve customer presentation, functionality &/or site performance.

* Ability to clearly articulate ideas to senior management and other non graphical/technical team members to gain sign off.

* Proven experise in graphic/web design experience using Photoshop, Dreamweaver and best practice HTML & CSS development techniques across all MC disciplines.

If this sounds like you then send an up to date CV to joe.harvey@welovesalt.com and get in touch on 0207 928 2525.

If this doesn't quite sound like you, but you know someone suitable then put us in touch and if we place them you will be rewarded with a mini ipad.

Keywords: Design, Design manager, Digital Design, Ui, User Interface, Web design, html, css, retail, ecommerce.