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YOOX NET-A-PORTER

Content Designer/Artworker

Tokyo - design
Language
English: fluent
Japanese: fluent
Salary
Employment Type
Full time

Job Description:


YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world leader in online luxury and fashion which comprises a complete luxury retail ecosystem. To support the teams who are powering this ecosystem we have a global Corporate division consisting of departments including Legal, Finance, Marketing and Sales, Strategy, Human Resources, Central Services, and PR and Communications.

Our Japan team is now seeking a talented Editorial Creative Artwork to join the company. Some of the essentials for you to know are:

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Department Size: 3
Reporting into: Editorial Content Manager, Japan

Responsibilities:


  • Produce sophisticated and beautiful typography in Japanese and have an understanding of its relevance to a good design both online and offline.

  • Design our marketing assets for the Japanese-speaking markets: landing pages, visuals for social media, marketing campaigns, newsletters/emails, banners, presentations, and information material for customers.

  • Ensure that image quality is at maximum on all assets designed as well as fonts and type are all readable on a range of web design requirements.

  • Be confident and happy working on a high volume of emails and onsite promotions. 

  • Artwork beautiful designs for other marketing projects whilst keeping to style guidelines. This also includes design checks once built and communicating changes well with the web team.

  • Design bespoke language assets.

  • Meet stringent deadlines while having the ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities.

  • Develop technical skills to stay abreast of software changes.

  • Support the wider Design Team with any other ad hoc duties within the art dept/editorial when needed.

Qualifications:


  • Japanese mother tongue and excellent command of the English language; you will need to be able to write and speak English fluently 

  • Proven layout/design experience

  • Has at least 3 years of experience

  • Solid experience in working across a range of web design projects from websites to new media and print

  • The ability to work quickly from concept to finished product; you are self-motivated

  • A detail-oriented, deadline-driven approach, and are able to multi-task with solid organizational, time management, and follow through

  • Excellent Photoshop skills

  • Proficient knowledge of Illustrator and InDesign

  • Basic video editing and animation skills

  • A pro-active attitude and are able to show initiative/ideas to constantly improve the editorial quality of the site

  • Must be able to work overtime when necessary to meet business needs

About YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP:


YOOX NET-A-PORTER is a leading online luxury and fashion retail business. Made up of four multi-brand online stores, NET-A-PORTER, MR PORTER, THE OUTNET, and YOOX, we connect customers to the world’s most coveted brands, bringing them outstanding style and impeccable service. In addition, YOOX NET-A-PORTER’s Online Flagship Stores support some of the world’s leading luxury brands in powering their own e-commerce destinations.