Creative Director / Designer | Job Opening at PartSelect

Creative Director / Designer

Posted May 12, 2014

This posting is closed, but if you have qualifications suitable to a position like this please email humanresources@partselect.ca and we will keep your resume on file for future openings.

PartSelect.com (a division of Eldis Group, www.eldisgroup.com) is the market leader in appliance parts ecommerce in the USA and Canada and has been serving consumers across North America since 1999.

PartSelect is growing and is currently looking for a Creative Director to work alongside our existing design team. This position is located in our office in the Dartmouth Crossing area (sorry no telecommuting).

Eldis Group owns and operates a number of ecommerce properties in addition to PartSelect.com - this position would be covering all these properties.


Requirements:

  • 5+ years of digital design experience and a compelling portfolio.
  • Prior experience in a Creative Director or management role not required (although an asset)

Primary Duties:

  • Design. This is not purely a management position - we are looking for an active design practitioner to supplement the existing team and contribute their own design work in addition to managing the design division.
  • Establish and carry out best practices and conventions for consistent design.
  • Develop brand identity for new properties.
  • Establish processes for the design team and synchronize with development team to speed up design / deployment schedule.

Key Attributes:

  • The right candidate will eventually grow into a role as our resident expert on ecommerce design, branding and best practices.
  • Define, uphold and drive a vision for the design of our properties.
  • Work closely with management teams to develop strong and compelling branding for new properties.
  • Usability, CRO, front end dev (HTML/CSS), responsive mobile and direct response ecommerce experience all preferred but not essential.
  • Competitive salary (and full benefits) available (commensurate with experience).

To Apply:

PartSelect will be administering standardized tests as part of the selection process. This position is available immediately.

To apply send your resume and cover letter, referencing the job title, to humanresources@partselect.ca.