UX/UI Design Director - Agency - £60,000 /£70,000

Profiles Creative
London, South East England
20 Jul 2017
19 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Working with an award-winning brand and digital agency. We work with the world's most valued brands in fashion, hospitality and the arts.

They're looking for an additional Design Director to work in parallel with our exceptional Design Lead. You will collaborate with our Designers, UX and Interactive developers across pitches and current projects spanning our wide client range.

You will be expected to contribute conceptually and visually from an interaction and visual design standpoint (providing insights and a fresh perspective on UX and UI design), taking ownership of projects from initial sketching through to a pixel-perfect final deliverable will be important. You will be a solid visual designer, with flawless typographic fundamentals mixed with a great understanding of brand and UI.

You will work on a wide variety of projects, from brand communications through to advertising, digital experience design and enterprise web. You should be inherently versatile and experience mentoring junior designers is a must.

- Conceive and create beautiful design solutions that fulfil business objectives.
- Prototype and iterate on design concepts to ensure robust results.
- Strive to understand the executional complexities of your creative solutions.
- Design moodboards, storyboards. Contribute to the development of experience maps.Quality assure and audit deliverables from the junior team.
- Liaise with other team members to ensure that your creative vision is realised through to final output.
- Take a natural interest in how micro-interactions contribute to design solutions.Create and adhere to style guides.
- Provide rationale behind design decisions and be confident to present to clients.

- Excellent understanding of brand, design and technology fundamentals. (strategy, typography, grid systems, interaction, responsive behaviours).
- Speedy delivery. Experience in designing UI & E-Commerce.
- 5 Years plus experience.Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Confident at presenting work.Expert level knowledge of Creative Suite.
- Knowledge and experience in other creative disciplines.
- Knowledge of Animation software or CSS coding is a bonus.

Please apply now for more details.