Job Details

Senior, Graphics Designer


Date Opened: 01/25/2023

Job Type:

Job Number: 220005FZ

Job Description




What This Position Is All About:

The senior graphic designer will play an integral role in creating engaging & visually appealing digital ads, banners for the social media channels and other Saks Fifth Avenue’s digital channels.

Who You Are:

Someone who is passionate about building engaging digital content and possesses right balance of visual design/animations skills with excellent knowledge of technology and tools to optimize creatives effectively in the digital space.

As the graphic designer you will:

  • Work closely with the design team in coming up with interesting ways to create digital ads with editorial images, and strong typography in Adobe Photoshop.
  • Execute highly engaging animations and other-high performing ads consistently and effectively for marketing to support a superior customer experience.
  • Understand brand and visual identity, campaign objectives and assist in managing brand consistency in colours and treatment across all graphic elements.
  • Flawless typography skills and keen sense of balance and intuition when it comes to layout
  • Proposing and contributing creative concepts, animation, backed by research, inspiration, and competitive research.
  • You will also need to work closely with the media team/agencies to understand the briefs and ensure all criteria is met for handing over the final files/assets.
  • Maintains reports of tasks and assignments for the team
  • Mentor junior team members on best design practices

 You also have:

  • 4-8 years’ experience in designing banner ads, social media marketing creatives. (preferably with a digital marketing creative agency)
  • Proficiency & hands on experience with Adobe Photoshop mandatory. Adobe After Effects is a plus
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, In Design & Illustrator
  • Strong understanding of design, layout, typography and animation in the digital space
  • Excellent knowledge of the digital environment - including files, formats and best practices
  • Understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Excellent communication (comprehension, verbal and written) and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and persuade
  • Strong time management skills, ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

How Often You May Travel:

  • NA

Your Life and Career at HBC:

  • Be part of a world-class team; work with an adventurous spirit; think and act like an owner-operator!
  • Exposure to rewarding career advancement opportunities, from Marketing to IT & Human Resources, Merchandising to Finance.
  • A culture that promotes a healthy, fulfilling work/life balance



Job Qualifications

Thank you for your interest in Saks. We look forward to reviewing your application.