The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX)
Maxx life! Explore career opportunities at TJ Maxx, where we strive to provide opportunities for growth, recognition and work-life balance. As an Associate, you already know that TJ Maxx delivers great value on ever-changing selections of brand name and designer fashions at prices generally 20%-60% below department and specialty store regular prices, on comparable merchandise, every day. With over 1,000 stores nationwide and an e-commerce business, it's a great time to join the TJ Maxx team.
You can also feel good knowing that TJ Maxx is part of The TJX Companies, Inc., a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide. In addition to TJ Maxx, TJX's retail chains include Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as Homesense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and TK Maxx in Australia. In 2016, TJX had over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates. As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!
The Senior Designer/Art Director is part of an in-house creative team and is responsible for developing innovative and strategically driven concepts and translating them into finished creative product. Using proven talent and consistent conceptual thinking, the Senior Designer/Art Director must communicate the brand message in a uniquely fresh, memorable, and persuasive way.
*With a medium level of supervision and direction from the senior creative, partners with a copywriter and conceives and executes social media content across multiple channels, consistent with the agreed upon strategy and in accordance with the brand guidelines. *Helps to develop and guide creative ideas based on input from project managers, in-house creative team and personal research. *With a medium level of supervision from the senior creative, partners with brand and channel project managers, and traffic, production, and studio to effectively meet project objectives, schedules, budgets, and deadlines. *Under the direction of, and with approval from, the senior creative, monitors all materials through all stages of pre-production and production. *Efficiently manages and completes all work on time, reporting status of projects to the senior creative. *Composes and digitally captures product and concepts in house and on location *Remains current on industry trends. *Receives guidance from the senior creative on production that applies to concept development and creative execution.
*Bachelor's degree in Arts or Design *4-6+ years of related work experience *Eye for fashion, knowledge of social media platforms and best practices, and sound photography and styling skills. *Possesses a solid understanding of graphic design, photography (including ability to capture images), illustration, typography, animation and social media platforms. *Proven talent and a strong design sense (proven experience in social media and digital execution). *Proven ability to solve problems and to take the initiative to solve issues. *Thinks and articulates both verbally and visually when working with/without copywriters. *Solid interpersonal/communication skills *Proven ability to effectively present ideas to the team, clients, and/or the senior creative team. *Intelligent thinking, demonstrating strong organizational skills and accuracy. *Ability to juggle multiple projects. *Proficient in InDesign, Photoshop (including.gif building), Illustrator and animation using applications such as After Effects. *Must be current on industry trends and possess a vast technical design skill across all media.
WHAT&APOS;S IN IT FOR YOU?
In addition to our open door policy and supportive work environment, we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.
TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.
The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX)
Website : http://www.tjx.com
The TJX Companies, Inc. is the leading off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. and worldwide, ranking No. 125 in the most recent Fortune 500 listings. With over $23 billion in revenues in 2011, more than 2,900 stores in six countries and over 168,000 Associates, we see ourselves as a global, off-price value retailer. TJX operates four major divisions: The Marmaxx Group (T.J. Maxx and Marshalls) and HomeGoods in the U.S.; TJX Canada (Winners, HomeSense, and Marshalls); and TJX Europe (T.K. Maxx and HomeSense). In December 2012, TJX acquired Sierra Trading Post, an off-price internet retailer.