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Web Design Manager

Job Title: Web Design Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai, Dubai
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q96696
Contact Name: Quest Search & Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2014 05:37

Job Description

A well established and highly successful sporting goods retailer in the Middle East is currently looking to hire a dynamic and skilled Web Design Manager to join their high performing team in Dubai.


· Responsible for the overall design and aesthetics of the web & E-commerce sites and online marketing communications.

· Develop and manage in house design team and project plans and timelines

· Plan resource around key roadmap timescales, seasonal refreshes and ad-hoc requirements.

· Ensure the site consistently supports and enhances the companies brand experience.

· Work with the design group to interpret and reflect the seasonal direction of the brand.

· Create new design templates as site functionality develops, and as the front end requires redesign over time

· Work with the Customer Experience Manager to support the creative concepts and art working (where required) for the site enhancement and development roadmap.

· Regularly monitor competitor activity, from a design perspective, and report new developments or innovations back in to the team.

· Ensure site design enhances, rather than compromises, site performance and usability

· Refine and manage the in-house design team and process - ensure that design requirements are clearly planned and scheduled and signed-off appropriately

· Work with the Content Manager and online marketing team for the company or brand requirements

To qualify for the position, the following are required:

· Degree Level or Relevant design qualification

· Minimum 5 years in Web or E-commerce design gained client or agency side

· Proficient in all Adobe software applications, HTML coding, User Experience, Usability, Web Design

· Takes pride and ownership of work, always striving for the best possible results

· Must have an understanding of corporate branding, brand guidelines and be conscious of web restrictions and applications

· Must be extremely detail-oriented, well-organized and able to thrive in a fast paced & deadline driven environment

· Strong typography skills, and knowledge of contemporary design

· Ability to effectively manage a team

· Ability to work on both print and Web

Give your career in web design a boost with this excellent opportunity that also comes with a rewarding package. If you think that you are qualified for this position, please send us your CV.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.