Palm Communication – Information Architect

Montreal, PQ

Montreal-based PALM Communication is looking for a creative, passionate and meticulous digital information architect who will play a fundamental role in user experience development, oversee information architecture development, and organize content for digital (interactive) agency projects (online campaigns, Web 2.0 initiatives, site design and building, e-CRM projects, search engine marketing, etc.), principally for the Volkswagen account. .

Responsibilities

  • Develop the information architecture for all Web projects
  • Develop tree structures, user-interface scenarios, navigation principles, prototypes, functional specifications
  • Work in synergy with the strategy, creation and production teams to find effective solutions and create an effective user experience
  • Analyse the competition from an ergonomic, communicational, strategic and conceptual point of view
  • Participate in the continual improvement of best practices in usability, and ensure quality control in the production process

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Proven track record with several major Web projects
  • Understanding of users’ behaviours, needs, motivations and objectives to create functional communications components
  • Good communication skills in English and French (written and spoken)
  • Keen interest in new technology and new developments in social media
  • Comfortable in a rapidly changing, multi-tasking environment
  • High-energy, roll-up-your sleeves attitude
  • 5 to 7 years of experience in digital information architecture
  • Knowledge of the automobile sector is a serious asset

PALM is a big family of more than 70 professionals who recognize that inspiration can come from everywhere and who believe that digital technology is an essential part of a strong integrated approach. PALM is part of the Havas Group, a world leader in the communications industry with its head office in Paris. Decentralized and multicultural, the Group has offices in more than 100 countries with a vast network of agencies linked by affiliation agreements. PALM benefits from this network by sharing best industry practices.

Send your résumé via e-mail to Diane Labelle, VP Operations and Interactive, PALM Communication: diane.labelle@palm.ca