Digital Creative Design Manager

Recruiter
Ralph Lauren
Location
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Posted
17 Jun 2022
Closes
15 Sep 2022
Ref
30234
Function
Ecommerce
Level
Manager
Company Description
Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in five categories: apparel, accessories, home, fragrances, and hospitality. For more than 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Double RL, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children, Chaps, among others, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands. At Ralph Lauren, we unite and inspire the communities within our company as well as those in which we serve by amplifying voices and perspectives to create a culture of belonging, ensuring inclusion, and fairness for all. We foster a culture of inclusion through: Talent, Education & Communication, Employee Groups and Celebration.

Position Overview
Ralph Lauren Asia Pacific is looking for a motivated and digital savvy Digital Creative Designer to join the digital production team. The Designer will partner closely with our cross-functional and cross-regional counterparts in APAC and global HQ to support our site and digital channel partnership initiatives. The candidate must be well versed in the digital world and can utilize digital to elevate the customer and brand experience. The role requires a detail oriented, driven, organised and a collaborative team player.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

* ​​Ensuring all designs work within the principles and are built on our Ralph Lauren Design System. Demanding consistency of experience across the multiple touchpoints.
* Manage and mentor a small team of designers
* Create a best-in-class consumer experience and meet the needs for the family of Ralph Lauren brands
* Understand briefs and department requitements and offer solutions to creative problems
* Able to work independently respecting multiple deadlines
* Paying close attention to detail and grasp project needs and assist in translating with the team.
* Confident in presenting and explaining creative ideas to stakeholders and colleagues.
* Identify design problems and devise elegant solutions
* Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders within the company.
* Be opened to receiving feedback and constructive criticism
* Exceptionally skilled at image curation, visual storytelling, typography, layout, form and color
* Strong understanding of web standards and latest web technologies, image optimization and cross-browser compatibility

Experience, Skills & Knowledge

* Minimum of 5 years of design experience in-house marketing or at an agency environment.
* Minimum of 3 years of experience in managing and leading a team
* ​Understands creative development and digital project processes
* A deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
* Proficiency in Sketch, and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, AI, INDD, After Effects, etc)
* A strong portfolio to be presented and walked through during interview;
* Opened to learned and explore other programs that is not listed above
* ​Can effectively manage multiple projects and priorities across various channels
* ​Performs well in a fast-paced, changing environment
* ​You are also a strong communicator and relationship builder; a hands-on and independent self-starter; and a creative thinker and problem solver
* Project management: Outstanding organizational, project management, file-organization and archiving skills
* Knowledge of CSS3, HTML and responsive design
* Staying on track with emerging digital trends and culture, attending events and engaging with the wider digital creative community
* Experience in print and video editing is a plus;
* ​Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required.
* English fluency/advance knowledge is a must; fluency/advanced knowledge of Mandarin, Cantonese and other Asian languages is highly valued
* ​Knowledge with APAC (China, Hong Kong, Japan, Australia, Korea, and South East Asia) ecommerce market is a huge plus

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