Art Director - Entertainment, Electronics And Toys

Wal-Mart San Bruno , CA 94066

Posted 2 months ago

Position Summary

Walmart is looking for an Art Director to join our fun, progressive, rapidly growing e-commerce business. This successful candidate will work together with a talented and motivated team of digital designers to create fluid e-commerce solution. We are looking for a talented Art Director who can push the limits of design, think outside of the box, and have a solid understanding of user experience.

Creative Responsibilities:

  • Explore trends and competitive landscape and incorporate appropriate use of color, type, tone and editorial style in digital design standards.

  • Develop subject matter expertise and champion unique character of their specific customer/merchandise focus areas.

  • Participate in productive brainstorming sessions that result in concrete ideas for execution.

  • Design and deliver strategic creative initiatives, targeting business objective(s) while ensuring compliance with brand standards and timeline requirements.

  • Assist in reviews, approvals and communications to design and production teams regarding versions and extensions of strategic concepts to ensure projects are delivered with brand compliance.

  • Work closely with UI design, IT development, Product and Project teams to ensure flawless integration with back-end technology and a great user experience.

  • Mentor, share and supervise digital design expertise with designers.

Position Summary

Walmart is looking for an Art Director to join our fun, progressive, rapidly growing e-commerce business. This successful candidate will work together with a talented and motivated team of digital designers to create fluid e-commerce solution. We are looking for a talented Art Director who can push the limits of design, think outside of the box, and have a solid understanding of user experience.

Creative Responsibilities:

  • Explore trends and competitive landscape and incorporate appropriate use of color, type, tone and editorial style in digital design standards.

  • Develop subject matter expertise and champion unique character of their specific customer/merchandise focus areas.

  • Participate in productive brainstorming sessions that result in concrete ideas for execution.

  • Design and deliver strategic creative initiatives, targeting business objective(s) while ensuring compliance with brand standards and timeline requirements.

  • Assist in reviews, approvals and communications to design and production teams regarding versions and extensions of strategic concepts to ensure projects are delivered with brand compliance.

  • Work closely with UI design, IT development, Product and Project teams to ensure flawless integration with back-end technology and a great user experience.

  • Mentor, share and supervise digital design expertise with designers.

Position Description

Walmart is looking for an Art Director to join our fun, progressive, rapidly growing e-commerce business. This successful candidate will work together with a talented and motivated team of digital designers to create fluid e-commerce solution. We are looking for a talented Art Director who can push the limits of design, think outside of the box, and have a solid understanding of user experience.

Creative Responsibilities:

  • Explore trends and competitive landscape and incorporate appropriate use of color, type, tone and editorial style in digital design standards.

  • Develop subject matter expertise and champion unique character of their specific customer/merchandise focus areas.

  • Participate in productive brainstorming sessions that result in concrete ideas for execution.

  • Design and deliver strategic creative initiatives, targeting business objective(s) while ensuring compliance with brand standards and timeline requirements.

  • Assist in reviews, approvals and communications to design and production teams regarding versions and extensions of strategic concepts to ensure projects are delivered with brand compliance.

  • Work closely with UI design, IT development, Product and Project teams to ensure flawless integration with back-end technology and a great user experience.

  • Mentor, share and supervise digital design expertise with designers.

  • Coordinates, completes, and oversees job-related activities and assignments

  • Ensures compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

  • Ensures consistent application of the online brand and brand voice

  • Facilitates improvements in the creative process

  • Manages small to mid-sized creative projects from concept to completion under the guidance of management

  • Manages the implementation of the design strategy under the guidance of senior creative management

  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts degree required with emphasis on interactive design, graphic design or communications or equivalent work experience.

  • Superior knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.

  • 4-5+ years of interactive design experience in:

  • Developing digital designs, concepts and templates.

  • Collaborating with design and editorial teams.

  • Communicating with business partners.

  • Strong communication and people skills.

  • Strong project and time-management skills able to balance and prioritize project workload and adjust to shifting business needs/priorities.

  • Excellent design sense and ability to articulate design concepts to business partners and design team.

  • Presentation abilities able to communicate design concepts clearly and effectively.

  • 3+ years of management experience necessary.

  • Understanding of components, cycle times, production and distribution requirements of digital creative deliverables.

  • Bachelor s degree in Design, Advertising, Fine Arts, or related field and 2 years experience in creative project management, including graphic design OR 5 years experience in creative project management, including graphic design.

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year experience managing brand initiatives for product launches.
  • 1 year experience managing design teams in a retail creative environment.
  • 1 year experience working for or with creative agencies.
  • 2 years experience developing design concepts in a retail or marketing environment.
  • 2 years experience managing small- to mid-scale interactive campaigns in an online creative or related digital field.
  • 2 years of supervisory experience.
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Art Director - Entertainment, Electronics And Toys

Wal-Mart