- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Management Experience
- Adobe Creative Suite
- Communication Skills
- Graphic Design
- Health Insurance
- Store Discount
- Employee Assistance Program
A Day in the Life...
Lead the design, delivery and continued evolution of creative vision and design management systems for Nordstrom Made branding and packaging.
Manage Packaging Design Team, providing strategic guidance, aligning on project deliverables and timelines, and coaching team on research, concept, design and execution of artwork.
Partner with the Manager, Packaging Project Management, to manage Packaging book of work with high quality and timely deliveries while delivering on strategic priorities (e.g., sustainable packaging) by creating and managing to clear priorities, objectives and project plans.
Partner with Brand Strategy, Product Designers, and Marketing to develop brand ethos, creating brand assets, values, and stories derived from customer insights and brand strategic platform.
Support the Sr Manager of Brand Strategy in establishing the vision, strategy and roadmap for the Nordstrom Made brand portfolio; partner to differentiate brands through creative execution while aligning brands to overarching Nordstrom Made brand.
Provide brand expertise as a partner to Marketing in their efforts to enhance the Nordstrom Made portfolio through editorialized messaging and visual storytelling.
Develop internal selling tools and brand displays including, but not limited to, brand books, brand performance infographics, and signage.
Stay current on retail and design industry, consumer macro-trends relating to fashion retail, and global trends related to graphic design and packaging; develop packaging strategies and support product strategies that maintain relevance or support business growth.
Hire and lead an efficient and effective team of talented individuals to meet the creative strategic and operational needs of the organization; support the team with tactical graphic design and copy support as needed.
Learn and implement Nordstrom Product Group Continuous Improvement principles and beliefs to foster an innovative and efficient culture; define performance metrics to evaluate team and individual employee performance.
You own this if you have...
7+ years of experience in design, retail, advertising and/or marketing with progressively larger responsibility; experience in fashion or luxury retail a plus
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Design, Advertising or related field preferred
Ability to think spatially, understanding how a brand is consistently expressed and maintained in a physical and digital environment
Extensive understanding of graphic design systems; possesses portfolio demonstrating visual branding, product design, marketing, and/or other user-centered design solutions
People management experience demonstrating confident leadership and mentorship a plus
Demonstrated ability to engage with and influence business leaders, creatives and analysts through effective written and verbal communication and strong interpersonal skills
Adaptive and flexible, can anticipate and adapt to new situations and changing demands and respond proactively
Ability to self-start and self-manage cross functional projects in ambiguous situations by creating structure, process, and prioritization
Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is required
Customer obsessed with an eye for continual improvement
We’ve got you covered…
Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:
Lifework / EAP resources
A few more important points...
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