Website Manager/Website Designer - Liberty, MO

Position:   Web Designer/Website Manager
Reports to:   CEO/Head of Digital
Terms:   Full time
Duration:   NA
Location:   Headquarters Liberty, MO
Requirements:   Full time hours

 

About Nickel & Suede:

Founded in 2014 by entrepreneur and style blogger, Kilee Nickels, Nickel & Suede designs accessories that effortless, inspire confidence and celebrate your personal style. Made of luxury leather and delicate metals, style meets innovation as each N&S piece is designed and crafted by hand in Kansas City. Founded on empowerment and optimism- at N&S we believe in making big dreams approachable and achievable. Over 80% of today’s leadership positions are held by women and we are committed to helping women and girls feel inspired and confident that they have what it takes to pursue their dreams.

 

Responsibilities:

  • This role is responsible for providing strategic, cutting-edge design solutions for all of Nickel & Suede's digital creative needs – contributing to the look, layout and experiences for N&S’s cross-platform, digital channels.
  • This individual will execute and provide digital assets for N&S’s branded sites, emails, digital banners and social media images.
  • This role will design for desktop/mobile/tablet, while ensuring designs are accessible and ADA compliant, and provide final web-ready digital artwork.
  • This individual will work with cross-functional teams and visually guide the digital experience to ensure the best online experience for the N&S customer.
  • This role is also responsible for maintaining & updating a unique, user-friendly website – working with the existing Shopify website.
  • This individual will work with current plug-in’s, incorporate new apps as needed and ensure that the website is search engine friendly and optimized.
  • This role requires someone naturally curious, strategic, and able to see the big picture through the smallest detail.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Work closely with the Head of Digital to ensure a seamless online experience for the N&S customer – producing consistent, engaging creative and updating the website to reflect digital creative executions
  • Proficiency with design software such as Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator
  • Good visual design sense for ecommerce executions
  • Create digital assets for email, banners, display/social ads, and more
  • Experience in responding well and quickly to design requests – agile environment
  • Ensure company branding is consistent across all digital channels & marketing executions
  • Understanding of UX/UI (user experience/user interface) design, implementation & analytics
  • Experience with Shopify development & execution
  • Proficiency with HTML & CSS
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices & implementation

 

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a web design and website management role with proven performance in a substantially similar role
  • Possess the ability to incorporate consumer and trend insights into actionable creative executions
  • Ability to thrive in a start-up environment and willingness to help where needed
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Able to meet deadlines and handle multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong operational, administrative, and organizational skills

 

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit for long periods of time

 

Benefits:

  • Up to 50% discount on select products
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid time off
  • 401k plan
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Fun atmosphere, growth mindset company

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The information in this job description is for compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties performed for this position.  Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this position and additional duties may be assigned.

Nickel & Suede is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, Nickel & Suede will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact js@nickelandsuede.com.