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Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Director of Digital Design, innovative new digital services company in the travel industry

Description:

The job is with a stealth early-stage disruptive innovation company in the travel industry, which is a client of mine.. Its service is a B-to-B employee benefit offered to corporations for their employees and the service offers greater benefits and spending power for vacations than the typical deep-discount travel sites. While the company's customers are corporations, this position will be responsible for creating digital (and some print) communications materials for the tens of thousands of participating employees among corporations offering the benefit. Other design projects will be aimed at the management and HR departments of companies that will be offering the service. The company is a partner of many of the leading hotels and resorts in the world, from the largest brand of hotels to many boutique brands. The Design Director will be working with beautiful imagery from the leading travel destinations in the world and will also be working with advanced Web and social digital technology platforms and tools.

Responsibilities:

- Plan and implement or manage all design work for multi-channel communications
- Work collaboratively with the Web and technology development team at the company
- Work collaboratively with the company's partners in the hotel and resort industry and will corporations offering the travel benefit to their employees

Basic Qualifications:

- High School Diploma or equivalent
- 2 or more years working in digital design for Web and other digital products and services  

Preferred Qualifications:

- Bachelor's or advanced degree in graphic design or a similar field
- 2 or more years of experience with Web development in addition to design, including HTML, Wordpress, and other enabling technologies

Primary Location:
Near Forest Lake MN