Get to know Kipling
We’re looking for an outstanding Digital Graphic Designer to join our Kipling Brand Marketing team in Antwerp, Belgium.
At Kipling we are on a mission. To live a vibrant and colourful life, go to places we’ve never been before. Be curious. Dare to live the life we’ve always wanted. That’s our mission and influences everything we do. We take pride from our female leaders who are at the forefront of decision making across our Global organisation.
At Kipling we empower you to go your own way. We celebrate uniqueness and diversity, and especially when it comes to looking for the best talent. Diversity makes us stronger and at Kipling we do believe your story matters, therefore we welcome all backgrounds. Our success story started in ‘87 in the heart of the fashion capital Antwerp, yours starts today.
We lighten your step, powering your curiosity to go your own way. #LiveLight
Let’s talk about the role!
The Digital Graphic Designer is a new role in the EMEA Brand & Marketing team that will be responsible for elevating our brand story through compelling digital content. In this role you’ll be responsible for the creating of new content and the adaptation of existing (global) content. You’ll be reporting to the EMEA Content Manager, also based in Antwerp. As a Digital Graphic designer, it’s very important to have an eye for conversion, graphic design, and fashion in an elevated way.
Job Details - our Digital Graphic Designer will deliver unbeatable results whilst also fulfilling the following aspects of the role:
Deliver effective, aesthetic, on-brand, and on-strategy creative for websites, web pages, product, email promotional creatives, email templates, social media graphics, banner ads etc.
Ensure proper alignment with the global team ensure brand consistency and integrity of the creative vision across all (digital) customer touch points.
Work closely with the e-commerce team to align on usability, accessibility, and web standards.
Be conversion driven and follow up on KPI’s to get the best results.
Manage and produce digital design work, including banner sizing and versioning for banner ads and e-commerce environment assets for partners like Zalando, Bol.com and Amazon.
Provide design support to other business lines to create product graphics, logos, identity design, or other similar offline graphics.
Must have a passion and understanding of the changing digital world and be constantly pushing the boundaries of digital design to drive the business goals.
What you need to succeed?
We are looking for someone who has:
Bachelor’s degree in design or creative studies required
At least 1- 2 years’ experience in digital design and creative development.
Motion graphics & animation is a must
Experience in web marketing/web design with a strong knowledge of HTML, Photoshop, inDesign, AfterEffects and Illustrator to create a variety of still, animated and video digital assets
Strong online portfolio required (please provide a small portfolio or samples a long with your application)
Proven examples of your creative in successful campaigns and projects
Understanding of the Kipling brand as well as the fashion & travel lifestyle industries
Language skills: Fluent in English (both written and spoken).
What’s in it for you?
Along with a competitive salary and benefits program we offer a flexible, casual work setting. It’s not just our products which set us apart from others, our people first approach is what drives us, this is why we offer:
A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do
Tailored training. We are committed to helping you grow and drive you career forward
An inclusive international environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together />
Be part of an iconic lifestyle brand in a multi brand, multi countries organization
On site gym offering health and well-being initiatives
A discount card with 50% on all VF brands
If you like what you have read and want to join our team then we would like to hear from you!
Apply visit vfc.com, kipling.com or follow us on our LinkedIn and Instagram pages, see you there!
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As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of be longing based on respect, connection, openness, and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day. As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, VF is committed to support disadvantaged groups whilst providing equal opportunities for both VF associates and applicants alike