Randstad TR1JP00026574 in Saint Paul, Minnesota

TR1JP00026574

job details:

  • location:Saint Paul, MN

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:627059

job description

TR1JP00026574

Role: Web/UI Designer

Duration: 5+Months

Location: Eagan,Minnesota

Mode of Interview: F2F

Description:

Job title: Web Designer

  • A Web Designer will lead all creative direction with FindLaw clients.

  • This includes but is not limited to design intake, conceptualization and delivery of design projects.

  • They will assist with the creation of designs and/or development of websites or other marketing materials for law firms and associations as included in the FindLaw solutions offering.

  • Website design includes collaborating with project managers, development teams and customers to create the client's vision in a graphical presentation for the Internet.

  • The Web Designer may also participate in special projects and testing.

Job Requirements

Key Responsibilities

  • Handle design intake within a project team to interview clients on the needs and goals of their firms and create graphical website prototypes for clients to review. Collect, convert, and edit text and graphical materials provided by clients for those prototypes as necessary. Incorporate special web features and proprietary functionality.

  • Work in a fast paced, production environment with the customer in mind

  • Provide a high level of customer service.

  • Responsible for managing workflow, duration and final design delivery in order to obtain design approval from client.

  • Responsible for on-time task and project delivery

Experience

  • At least 2 years of web design experience

  • Proven customer service experience

  • Proven project management experience

Knowledge/Skills

Web & Graphic Design

- Strong portfolio of design work, with a robust web design component, that demonstrates skill, aesthetic style and creativity.

- Windows OS Platforms & Mac OS Platforms.

- Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator).

- HTML, CSS and Javascript.

- Hands-on Wordpress experience, including customization with CSS/HTML.

- Excellent knowledge of web standards, usability and web fonts.

- Ability to create concepts within specified deadline.

Art & Creative Direction

  • Ability to understand customer needs, pitch creative direction, develop concepts and write creative briefs for other designers.

  • Communication skills that ensure off-site designers are up to date on project needs and in the loop on updates, revisions and changes.

  • Ability to delegate design responsibility, managing outsourced designers without making hands-on changes personally.

Administration & Business Acumen

  • Proven attention to detail.

  • Strong organization and time management skills.

  • Ability to take direction from customers, providing productive feedback and design rationale.

  • Ability to function well under pressure.

  • Focused on results and accountability.

  • Able to work autonomously, and prioritize workload with minimal supervision.

  • Proven ability to work cross-functionally and be open to others ideas.

  • Strong influence and negotiation skills.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Education

  • Bachelors degree or Associates degree and relevant experience required.