19 December 2010

Job Opening: Web Content Editor for Nordstrom (Washington)

Post date: 19 December 2010
Web Content Editor-025706

Nordstrom is a fashion specialty retailer founded on a simple idea: offer each customer the best possible service, quality, value and selection. We are looking for a talented individual to create and update web projects for internal business users and clients.

At Nordstrom, providing great customer service goes beyond the selling floor. It takes a team of individuals with a variety of talents and skills to continuously improve service and our results. At our Seattle Headquarters, we work in partnership with other areas of the Company to support our frontline salespeople and customers. When you join Nordstrom, you are welcomed into a family dedicated to creating memorable and rewarding shopping experiences for our customers.

The ideal web content editor/producer is detail- oriented, thrives in a deadline-driven environment and is committed to providing and maintaining clean, front-end code for our websites and e-mail communications.


* Partner with project managers, designers and clients to create and implement small and large-scale web and graphic based projects
* Create XHTML and CSS for new projects based on business users requirements
* Execute revisions and change requests to existing web pages and online sites
* Ensure all content adheres to style guidelines
* Prioritize daily workflow and demands on quality, time and resources
* Provide technical support to websites, HTML issues and content management systems
* Present creative ideas and technical solutions for interactive features
* Maintain current knowledge of industry trends and development


* Familiarity of web design principles such as user experience, usability, accessibility and understanding of HTML 4.0, XHTML 2.0, CSS and JavaScript code
* Demonstrated proficiency in graphics production and optimization for the Web using Adobe Creative Suite, CMS environments and SharePoint sites
* Proven experience with diverse content including, static, dynamic variables, rich-media, etc.
* Knowledge of cross-platform browser compatibility restrictions and requirements
* Strong understanding of usability and web best practices
* Strong organizational skills, problem-solving, technical troubleshooting, negotiating and decision-making skills
* Self-starter and ability to prioritize multiple tasks in a deadline-driven environment
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Ability to collaborate and communicate in a creative team environment

Since 1901, Nordstrom has offered a wide variety of quality apparel, shoes and accessories for men, women and children at our stores across the country. We're proud to be named to Fortune™ magazine's list of '100 Best Companies to Work For.' We believe this recognition comes from our desire to empower our employees to set their sights high and deliver exceptional service to customers.

As a Nordstrom employee, you can feel confident that your health and well-being are among our highest priorities. We offer a comprehensive, flexible employee benefits package that includes medical/vision and dental coverage, a generous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(K) savings and profit sharing plan and much more.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. No visa sponsorship is available for this position.

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