Manager Web Design

Job Title
Manager Web Design

City
Houston

State
TX

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

Profitable, and recognized by Forbes as one of America's Best Employers, our 80-year old client is also in Forbes America’s Largest Private Companies Top 100. With a geographic presence in 16 states and over 23,000 team members, they take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth.

SUMMARY:
As the Manager Web Design, you will be an integral part of the newly assembled Omnichannel team, charged with doubling eCommerce sales in the next 5 years, thus enabling the company to go public. As the “face” of the Omnichannel design team, you will serve as a single point of contact for the entire organization for all Omnichannel design projects and requests.

Leadership:

  • Manage a team of Web Designers and site operational support roles, partnering cross-functionally and with external suppliers to ensure design assets are developed and delivered on-time with quality and value.
  • Energize and lead both the internal team and external design resources from idea phase to commercialization.
  • Ensure each stakeholder understands his/her role and responsibilities throughout the creative process.
  • Develop strategy and multi-year plan for site design team.

Production management:

  • Focus on continually improving design team efficiency.
  • Document design processes and deliverables.
  • Establish and manage QA standards.
  • Establish SLAs for Omnichannel creative tasks and ensure the team delivers on them.

Project management:

  • Build project plans and proposals and present to management.
  • Assist in the project life cycle from concept to final product; organize and manage all project tasks.
  • Regularly review the status of projects with appropriate leadership to verify that expectations are met.
  • Assist team where needed in their web design tasks.

BACKGROUND PROFILE:

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills, with the ability to interface effectively with individuals at various levels, both internal and external.
  • Strategic thinker; analytical, with strong problem-solving abilities and creative resolution skills.
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to work on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to remain organized, pay strict attention to detail, and meet critical deadlines within a high volume, fast-paced environment.
  • Strong Microsoft Office program experience, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Visio.
  • Proficient in the use of Photoshop and the coding that enables web sites (CSS, Java, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Experience with web platform and content management tools a plus (e.g. Websphere CMS, Adobe AEM).

EDUCATION/WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Art, Marketing, Business or relevant field of study required.
  • 5+ years of experience in web design, project management or production management.
  • Experience managing multiple web and design projects and vendor partners.
  • Experience in email design required.
  • Prior Retail experience required; Omnichannel experience preferred.

BENEFITS:
Health Plans

  • Medical/Prescription Drug Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life/ADD Insurance
  • Long- and Short-Term Disability

Other Benefits & Amenities

  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Bonus Programs
  • Merchandise Discount
  • On-site Starbucks
  • Gym facility
  • Football field
  • Cafeterias

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS & ATTENDANCE

  • Acceptable level of hearing and vision to perform job duties.
  • Adhere to company work hours, policies, procedures and rules governing professional staff behavior.
  • Regular attendance required.
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