Digital Designer

  • Saje Natural Wellness
  • Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  • Jun 22, 2022

Job Description

Overview

For over 25 years we've been helping our community with essential oil blends that actually work. These essential oil blends treat stress, pain, gut, balance, and support in relaxation prior to sleep, and for symptoms of coughs and colds. We know that a life committed to wellness is greater than one focused on illness, and believe that reaching for natural can enhance your long-term health and wellness, every day.

We have been ranked by Canadian Business and PROFIT as one of Canada's fastest growing companies. To support us on our journey, we are seeking diverse, purpose-lead people to join our team.

Get ready to celebrate global wellness with us.

Description

The purpose of the Digital Designer is to support the Digital team and the innovation of the visual tone, appearance, functionality, and overall aesthetic of Saje's digital brand presence. Working collaboratively with the Digital and Marketing teams in partnership with Creative Services, this position manages multiple deliverables as they pertain to bringing Saje's digital experience to life.

Through day-to-day functions, you'll be responsible for creating world-class visual concepts and designs for web, mobile, email, and paid media that effectively market our products, inspire our guests, and elevate the brand.

Responsibilities
  • Create high quality assets including website components, customer emails and paid ads representative of Saje's values and answer the design brief
  • Ensure a consistent, unified brand experience across mediums and channels, eCommerce, paid, and email
  • Forge strong cross-functional relationships for a thorough understanding of asset requirements
  • Prepare internal presentations to pitch concepts and designs, solicit feedback, build stakeholder consensus, and secure Digital/Creative/Marketing approval
  • Accountable for deliverable presentation quality and accuracy, spell checks included
  • Push design boundaries - adding an element of play & innovation when working on mood boards and ideating with your colleagues.
  • Elevating Saje's aesthetic; typography, communication, and layout design
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects within design specifications
  • Confidence in problem solving, speaking up, engaging as an active member of the Digital team
  • Collaborating with peers to share learnings and experience
  • Maintain a strong awareness of industry trends, creative leaders, and the competitive landscape.

Applicant Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in graphic arts, design, or related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in graphic design
  • Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography, print, and the web
  • Experience with user-centered design, rapid prototyping, and user testing
  • Familiarity with HTML and CSS preferred
  • After effects and video editing skills an advantage
  • Experience working with a project management tool; Jira & Asana an advantage
  • Knowledge of Adobe CS Suite: PhotoShop, Illustrator, InDesign, along with Figma.
  • Compelling portfolio of work over a wide range of creative projects
  • A conceptual thinker and problem-solver that can translate ideas into innovative and crafted design

Key Relationships

Reporting to theSenior Director, eCommerce and theDesign Director, Creative Services