Who We Are:
HBC is a diversified global retailer focused on driving the performance of high quality stores and their all-channel offerings, growing through acquisitions, and unlocking the value of real estate holdings. Founded in 1670, HBC is the oldest company in North America. HBC’s portfolio today includes formats ranging from luxury to premium department stores to off price fashion shopping destinations, with more than 300 stores and over 40,000 employees around the world.
HBC’s leading banners across North America include Hudson’s Bay, Saks Fifth Avenue & Saks OFF 5TH.
HBC has significant investments in real estate joint ventures. It has partnered with Simon Property Group Inc. in the HBS Global Properties Joint Venture, which owns properties in the United States. In Canada, it has partnered with RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust in the RioCan-HBC Joint Venture.
The HBC India corporate teams focus on Finance & Accounting, Technology, Merchandising and Shared Service operations. HBC’s entrance into this market has expanded the company’s global footprint and further established HBC as a truly global retailer.
The teams in the India office play an integral role in supporting HBC’s strategic plan. Bengaluru’s workforce has deep experience in a variety of areas, including finance and accounting, technology, as well as other shared services and will support HBC’s operations on an ongoing basis.
What This Position Is All About:
Responsible for the accurate and timely creation and production of promotional and informative signing for all Hudson’s Bay locations. This role requires effective creative design, production and co-ordination skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills, fluent in English.
Who You Are:
? Create and produce original and/or adapted, promotional and informative signing while ensuring campaign and branding consistencies and aligning to business goals.
? Design and production of ISM, corporate and marketing signing initiatives.
? Liaise with internal Printing, Linguistics, Marketing and Buying Teams to validate, obtain offer clarifications, translate and print/ship signage. Uses effective time management and organizational skills to coordinate with internal teams maintaining workflow and meeting deadlines.
? Oversee the ongoing maintenance of the on-line signing library for Promotional and Informative signage.
? Supports store communication documents for Signing and the ISM team when required.
? Ensure creative/concept transfers effectively into French language
? Willing to go beyond expectations to innovate, explore and pursue new ideas, technology and design trends.
? Digital image manipulation and retouching.
? Ensure proper approval process; verified content, specs, pre-production, production and postproduction of files.
As the Graphic Designer, you will:
? 2-3 years in creative development and production in either retail marketing, advertising, or agency.
? Diploma or Degree in Graphic Design or an equivalent degree in a field of study related to the design profession.
? Highly creative with a thorough understanding and passion of typography, design and current design trends.
? Excellent written and oral communication skills, fluent in English.
? Strong organizational skills, highly agile and adaptable with the ability to change directions quickly, re-set priorities and re-focus without losing sight of long and short-term initiatives.
? Expert proficiency in Adobe CC Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat Pro) and Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel), on Mac platform.
? Expert proficiency in preflight and file preparation, pre-press, production, and post-production, colour management techniques and in depth understanding of the printing process.
? Has a proven track record of successfully designing and coordinating all aspects of production.
? Detail oriented team player, possessing a positive and enthusiastic attitude who is a driven achiever.
? Cinema 3D rendering knowledge an asset.
? Flexibility in learning new products and procedures.
? Portfolio required.
Your Life and Career at HBC: