Web Designer Job Description

Web Designer Job Description

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Web designer provides web assistants in HTML, CSS, WordPress and JavaScript.

Web Designer Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective web designer job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included web designer job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Provide design and production support for site updates and emails
Produce, optimize and output final Web-ready digital artwork in support of site updates
Marketing design examples that communicate rather than decorate
Examples should include where possible integrated campaigns including banners, landing pages etc…
Create online/console assets for banner, email, social media, landing pages, and in game campaigns
Take loose requirements from marketing teams and turn them into effective marketing creative
Work with marketing team to drive key revenue metrics through targeting and creative optimization
Create assets for presentations and other marketing activities
Design within brand guidelines to ensure designs are brand compliant, confirming to the overall brand identity and strategy, which could include logos, icons, documents and other asset templates
Provide marketing support when needed

Web Designer Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Web Designer

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: IAT, II, SCRUM, MCSA, AEM, LOMA, MTA, SSL, LUMA, ACE

Education for Web Designer

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the web designer job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Collage Degree in Graphic Design, Design, Education, Web Design, Computer Science, Technical, Marketing, Fine Arts, Software Engineering, Business

Skills for Web Designer

Desired skills for web designer include:

HTML
CSS
Illustrator
Photoshop
Adobe Creative Suite
JavaScript
Typography
HTML and CSS

Desired experience for web designer includes:

Online fluency (websites, blogs, ) and the curiosity to learn more
A minimum of 5 years’ work experience in web design
Exceptional graphic-design skills, creativity and artistic sense
Keen understanding of user experience principles and information architecture
Experience working on a diverse set of web design projects
Relevant experience creating and working with Wireframes, user flows, UI and UX and other information design documents for UI and connecting online

Web Designer Examples

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Web Designer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of web designer. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for web designer
  • Aids in the development of targeted product offerings or marketing campaigns based on customer profiles
  • Create other digital materials, as needed, such as logos, characters, icons, illustrations and animations, marketing material
  • Creating polished, responsive web designs
  • Supporting the web team with on-brand creative solutions
  • Collaboration with colleagues in a team environment
  • Client interaction and presentations
  • Manage multiple projects and time-sensitive deadlines
  • Collaborate with other designers and writers to ensure the integrity and quality of our editorial content
  • Produce and maintain brand style guides for key organisation brands using a variety of digital communications
  • Works closely with the Marketing Communications team, other Designers and Media Producers to create multimedia experiences
Qualifications for web designer
  • ImageReady, Illustrator, Indesign, Shockwave, Director, Dreamweaver (and other web authoring/motion graphic tools)
  • Flash design
  • Experience or education in e-Commerce or web marketing
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts degree required with emphasis on interactive design, graphic design or communications – Master’s degree a plus
  • 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 strategy to business partners and design team
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Web Designer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of web designer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for web designer
  • Work closely with senior leaders to develop internal and external content, including assisting with management presentations and development of training materials
  • Provides quick turnaround of enhancements and fixes
  • Providing design and production support for site updates and emails
  • Sourcing images in support of online creative promotions
  • Producing, optimizing and outputting final Web-ready digital artwork
  • Ensuring deadlines for assigned projects are met
  • Partner with Manager and Art Directors on the day-to-day creative updates and site changes
  • Assist in production of email advertising
  • Ability to take direction from senior creative managers and provide multiple solutions
  • Experience with still-life photography direction and styling
Qualifications for web designer
  • Familiarity with markup languages like HTML, XHTML, DHTML and XML
  • Bachelors Degree in Art or Design (or comparable experience)
  • Must have at least 2 years of professional experience in design, advertising, corporate branding, app, web and mobile design
  • Ability to build emails that render properly across all major email clients and browsers a plus (responsive email build knowledge an even bigger plus!)
  • Sweepstakes experience a plus
  • May require travel to the New York City Office
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Web Designer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of web designer. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for web designer
  • Coordinate banner ad design and production
  • Work with Art Director and copy team to extend online, store, and catalogue marketing
  • Create top quality, user centric designs for direct mail, company websites, mobile apps, banner ads, email campaigns and other digital tools
  • Collaborate with managers, team members, and copywriters to conceptualize and visualize new ideas for all company websites
  • Create end-to-end designs working from concept to completion and offering suggestions and multiple options along the way
  • Consistently capture the essence, message, brand, vision, and vibe in an overall design or other creative elements as dictated by key stakeholders
  • Assist onsite production of live shoots with photography and video
  • Participate in the requirements definition process with Product Management, Tech, and other key stakeholders
  • Create wireframes, high-fidelity mock-ups, usage scenarios, specifications, navigation maps, and other UI design documents
  • Assist in user research and requirements gathering
Qualifications for web designer
  • Intermediate knowledge in Adobe Photoshop
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe CS
  • Ability to follow directions, attention to details
  • Must possess at least one year progressive experience as a web designer
  • 3 years’ experience in ecommerce web design
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in a design or art field
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Web Designer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of web designer. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for web designer
  • Supporting major events engagement pieces for online/mobile channels
  • Overseeing social media objectives
  • Participate in product launch campaigns
  • Provide support for major events engagement pieces for online/mobile channels
  • Collaborate with colleagues on special projects
  • Curiosity- Someone who wants to know details, who asks questions, and is willing to learn
  • Dependable with strong work ethic (able to work under tight deadlines)
  • Work as a team independently, focusing on prioritizing tasks, and meeting deadlines
  • Support art directors by taking on special projects ranging from international assets, seasonal assets for wholesale partners
  • Design elegant and delightful web experiences that deliver high value to our users
Qualifications for web designer
  • Cutting edge knowledge of design trends, tools and best practices
  • Experience, in-agency and in-house, across a range of brands and products
  • Two to five years or more of professional experience
  • A great portfolio showcasing UX and design work
  • Familiarity creating flow charts, personas, sketches, wireframes and conceptualizations
  • Knowledge of user testing and analytics
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Web Designer Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of web designer. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for web designer
  • Manages the functionality and security of web platforms
  • Researches, configures, and tests modules that improve website functionality and further communication goals
  • Integrates new technologies into websites
  • Expected to work independently on large-scale complex website projects and be responsible for the overall content and design
  • Works with advanced applications and websites
  • Design and analysis is required
  • Provides technical advice and support to other departments and offices within FASN
  • Responsible for integrating features built by other web developers and web designers
  • Responsible for staying informed of advances in web technology and adapting to new design tools and techniques
  • Requires the ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks, and to interact successfully with a wide range of individuals at all levels of the University community to successfully attain project goals
Qualifications for web designer
  • Be responsible for the development and execution of the company's website, web presence and online marketing solutions and demonstrate the technical know-how to help improve our company's overall web experience
  • Manage overall website, preform regular site audits and provide technical support and expertise (troubleshooting bugs / performance incidents)
  • Manage WordPress administration and preform regular site maintenance and updates accordingly
  • Work closely with the Art Director to strategize effective digital experiences for numerous internal and client facing design initiatives
  • Utilize current trends and best practices to successfully translate business objectives into visually appealing design concepts, functional prototypes and presentations
  • Apply strategic thinking to deliver innovative and consistent end-to-end online experiences

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