Since launching in February 2011, MR PORTER has established itself as the premier global online retail destination for men's style.
MR PORTER offers style advice, a weekly online magazine, The Journal, and a print publication, The Post, put together by a team of dedicated Editors and Creatives. Editorial content sits alongside the latest products from the world's leading designers. The site is curated, edited and served by an independent world-class team, benefiting from the global infrastructure of the YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP.
We are now looking for a talented Senior Designer to join the MR PORTER Creative team and help deliver various creative projects through the use of high-quality, innovative and eye-catching design and thereby improving the MR PORTER customer experience. We are seeking an eager and creative individual with the ability to take projects from initial concept stages through to completion.
Responsible for development and implementation of ideas and designs for the creative output for the MR PORTER brand for both on and offline usage. Including but not limited to; email, onsite promotions, campaigns, The MR PORTER Post, direct mail, digital media, lookbooks, corporate presentations, internal communications and branding initiatives as briefed.
Work strategically to drive brand awareness and deliver strong sales through creative
Develop and maintain relationships with teams within MR PORTER as well as external creative individuals or organisations.
To create mood boards and put together concepts for photo-shoots
Art direct on shoots for fashion, beauty, still life and video, ensuring our visuals are on-brand, diverse, contemporary and desirable within agreed budgets
Maintain an awareness of trends and new ideas and should be able to interpret those into fantastic creative
Sourcing images as required
Continually developing technical skills to stay abreast of software changes.
Retouching images as required
Supporting the Art Director on larger projects to meet business goals and continually improve user experience
Essential Skills & Requirements:
Strong creative design background
Great team and leadership skills
Sophisticated sense of typography and an understanding of its relevance to great design, both online and offline
Solid experience of working across a range of print, online and new media projects
Proven Art Direction skills
Ability to work from concept creation to finished product
Must be detail-oriented and able to multi-task with solid time management skills
Proven ability of working within a fast-paced environment
Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign skills
Ability to put forward ideas and use initiative to constantly improve the editorial quality of the site
Self-motivated and able to communicate with the wider MR PORTER team to ensure business needs are met
A sense of humour and a passion for the MR PORTER customer and brand
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is an equal opportunities employer, if you require any reasonable adjustments to complete your application, please do not hesitate to advise us accordingly.
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. The Group is a Global company with Anglo-Italian roots, the result of a game-changing merger, which in October 2015, brought together YOOX GROUP and THE NET -A-PORTER GROUP; the two companies had revolutionized the luxury fashion industry since their birth in 2000.
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is a unique business with an unrivalled offering including multi-brand in-season online stores NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER, and multi-brand off-season online stores YOOX and THE OUTNET, as well as numerous ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES, all “Powered by YNAP”. Through a joint venture established in 2012, YOOX NET -A-PORTER GROUP has partnered with Kering to manage the ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES of several of the French group's luxury brands.
In 2016, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP joined forces with Symphony, an entity controlled by Mohamed Alabbar’s family, to establish a ground-breaking joint venture to create the Middle East’s undisputed leader for online luxury retail.
Uniquely positioned in the high growth online luxury sector, YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP has an unrivalled client base of more than 2.9 million high-spending customers, 29 million monthly unique visitors worldwide and combined 2016 net revenues of €1.9 billion. The Group has offices and operations in the United States, Europe, Japan, China and Hong Kong and delivers to more than 180 countries around the world. YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange as YNAP.