HOW YOU’LL HELP US INNOVATE (OVERVIEW & KEY RESPONSIBILITIES)

Convenience and Energy Advisors (CEA) is dedicated to helping modernize and prepare the convenience
store industry for the future. At CEA we listen to our customers, learn from their experiences, and champion their feedback to deliver world-class innovative solutions that drive brand preference beyond just competing convenience stores, but also all benchmarked digital and in store experiences that other industries have set as a customer journey standard.

We are seeking a Senior Digital Designer experienced in the process of enhancing customer satisfaction with a product by improving the usability, accessibility, and pleasure provided in the interaction with the product.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with customers, product managers, and engineers to deliver digital designs that empower intuitive, powerful workflows
  • Create whatever is needed to communicate, from lo-fi whiteboard sketches to beautiful mockups to interactive prototypes
  • Participate in customer research including interviews, usability testing, surveys, etc. to inform
    design and requirements
  • Identify, build, and employ reusable design patterns using best practices
  • Communicate warmly with external project team members and customers
  • Understand the convenience store/quick service restaurant industry and how to apply the capabilities of cutting-edge web app technologies to it
  • Solid understanding of graphic design and web technologies, and of wireframing tools
  • Visual Design & Product Design experience
  • Proven talent of creating user friendly designs that are intuitive and in line with usability and visual
    design principles
  • Expertise in user testing and validation of designs
  • Experience with Canva and WordPress
  • Appreciation of beautiful digital food marketing and how it is applied differently to various mediums (i.e. Facebook, TikTok, Mobile App, etc.)

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED (MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS)

  • Be passionately curious
  • Add creativity, vision, and ideas beyond what is asked to exceed customer expectations
  • 2+ years of experience with in-depth user experience and design required
  • Strong communication skills at all levels of an organization
  • Technical and analytical mindset with a focus on process improvement and problem solving
  • History of success with multiple complex on-going projects
  • Must be a self-starter and be able to work independently with very little instruction or supervision
  • Proficient in process flow creation using software tools
  • Proficient in collaboration software tools
  • Strong presentation skills highly desirable especially over remote formats (I.e., Zoom)
  • Strong collaboration skills. Experience with conducting discovery and user interviews
  • Demonstrates that privacy and confidentiality is a priority to protect each customer’s brand interests and goals
  • Embraces a diverse set of people, thinking and styles.

WHAT WILL GIVE YOU A COMPETITIVE EDGE (PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS)

  • Skills with PDI Enterprise Technologies, NCR Radiant Point of Sale, and 3rd Party Delivery Logistics Platforms (i.e., Door Dash, Grub Hub, Uber Eats)
  • Demonstrates initiative and self-directs work
  • Skilled with marketing technology platforms
  • Proficient PC skills including knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point are required
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English

WHY CONVENIENCE AND ENERGY ADVISORS?

  • Competitive compensation
  • Contract 1099 or W2 Part Time/Full Time package designed around what is optimal for you
  • Fully flexible remote environment
  • Travel opportunities available, interesting, but always optional
  • Attainable frequent performance bonuses
  • Growth opportunities with a path towards equity and partnership
  • Your voice matters, your perspective makes us better, and you will be valued for it
  • Strong culture that values diversity, transparency, curiosity, empathy, your personal happiness, and breaking boundaries

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