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DIGITAL CREATIVE MANAGER

| West Suburbs

The Manager, Digital Creative (UI) is responsible for defining the design guidelines, look & feel direction and usability requirements while incorporating our brand vision and design concepts/art direction (from Director, Digital Creative) into every digital touchpoint. This includes the Web and Mobile implementations of our products and experiences. This role will work seamlessly with Digital Creative, UX, Digital, Ecomm, Social Media/Content, Integrated Marketing, CRM/Loyalty as we continue to grow, evolve, and innovate our digital footprint.

The Digital Creative Manager (UI) will manage a team of 3 plus freelancers.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead, inspire and motivate designers ensuring their growth and success while delivering compelling, consistent, on-brand design solutions
  • Review, provide feedback and ensure a high standard for our brand expressions and product experiences (web, mobile app, digital screen experiences)
  • Evolve the UI Creative Team to incorporate Design Thinking best practices across all digital initiatives  
  • Collaborate with channel specific business partners across Ecomm and IT to define goals, process, and prioritization
  • Stay current on design trends, innovations, and technological developments
  • Provide creative vision solutions through storytelling, typography, photo style, creative mood exploration
  • Receives direction from the Director, Digital Creative, but is expected to bring ideas and present solutions to issues independently
  • Works actively with UI Creative Team to solve problems and produce results
  • Is strategic, articulate and extremely organized as well as a team player
  • Understand complex scheduling overlaps to be able to foresee timing or workload conflicts
  • Brings teams together for brainstorms around content stories and funnels ideas up to the Director, Digital Creative

 


Requirements

  • Experience leading a UI design team  
  • An inspiring portfolio of mobile and web-based projects that highlights your approach to problem solving as well as solutions
  • A fundamental understanding of and desire to use data to evolve creative direction and proven ability to turn data into insights for design
  • A thorough understanding of marketing design and user experience design across platforms, as well as in-depth knowledge of digital media and evolving online platforms
  • Experience with creating Design System and product brand guidelines
  • Exceptional organization, time management and multi-tasking skills.
  • Expert command of typography, color, composition and hierarchy; understanding how these elements work together to form a quality design solution
  • Hands-on experience with agile methodologies 
  • Superior communications and organizational skill
  • Working knowledge of HTML/HTML 5, CSS/CSS3, Bootstrap and JavaScript; client-side scripting languages such as JSON, REST, jQuery a plus
  • Fluency in Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite, and Invision
  • Expert level proficiency with standard analysis and design tools (e.g., User Testing, Adobe CC, Sketch, Invision, etc.).
  • 5-8 years UI experience, 3-5 years management experience
  • BFA or equivalent degree required
  • eCommerce experience a plus

 

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

Normal office conditions

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Location

Our satellite campus is in Chicago at 120 S. Riverside Plaza with 100 workstations & conference rooms which associates can reserve.

What are Ulta Beauty Perks + Benefits

Ulta Beauty Benefits Overview

Being rewarded for your hard work never goes out of style. With a number of options to choose from, you can select benefits that meet the needs of you and your family. And benefits begin on your first day of active employment.

In addition to the competitive benefits outlined, we also have a generous Associate Discount of 25% off on retail products and 50% off on salon services.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Ulta Beauty partners with After School Matters and Skills for Chicagoland's Future.
Partners with Nonprofits
Ulta Beauty is proud to partner with the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, Dress for Success and Save the Children through the Ulta Beauty Charitable Foundation.
Intracompany committees
Ulta Beauty has a variety of Corporate Associate groups, such as the Ulta Green Group.
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Ulta Beauty is committed to ensuring our "Champion Diversity" value and "Inclusion" competency are part of who we are and the decisions we make.
Someone's primary function is managing the company's diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Ulta Beauty associates can contribute up to the IRS limits of $2,625 annually to their Health Care FSA and up to $5,000 to their Dependent Care FSA.
Disability Insurance
Ulta Beauty provides all benefit-eligible associates with company paid short-term disability and long-term disability insurance. Associates may also purchase supplemental AD&D insurance.
Dental Benefits
Ulta Beauty offers dental insurance to eligible associates and their dependents.
Vision Benefits
Ulta Beauty offers voluntary vision insurance.
Health Insurance Benefits
Ulta Beauty offers health insurance to eligible associates and their dependents.
Life Insurance
Ulta Beauty provides all benefit-eligible associates with company paid basic life insurance. Associates may also purchase supplemental term life insurance.
Pet Insurance
Ulta Beauty offers voluntary pet insurance.
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Ulta Beauty associates can save for their retirement by participating in the 401(k) plan administered by Fidelity, following 60 days of service.
401(K) Matching
Ulta Beauty matches 100% of the first 3% and 50% of the next 2% of eligible compensation deferred and is 100% vested immediately.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 4 weeks of paid parental leave for the birth parent and provide 2 weeks of paid leave for the non-birth parent.
Flexible Work Schedule
Ulta Beauty provides associates with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times and summer hours.
Family Medical Leave
All Ulta Beauty associates are eligible to apply for a leave of absence, which will be reviewed for any federal (FMLA) or state protected leave eligibility.
Adoption Assistance
Ulta Beauty provides adoption assistance.
Company sponsored family events
Ulta Beauty participates in National Bring Your Child to Work Day.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
We believe each associate should have time off from work each year. Ulta Beauty provides the following paid time off: vacation days, personal days, sick days and paid holidays.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Ulta Beauty provides paid sick days to associates.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Teams within Ulta Beauty host company outings semi-annually.
Relocation Assistance
Ulta Beauty provide relocation assistance where eligible.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Ulta Beauty offers associates professional development opportunities like onsite training courses and the ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Tuition Reimbursement
Ulta Beauty provides financial assistance to active, full-time associates with at least one year of service for tuition-related expenses.
Lunch and learns
Ulta Beauty hosts lunch and learn meetings once per month.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Customized development tracks
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