UI Designer - Publishing Company

Recruiter
Henry Nicholas Associates
Location
Bristol
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a talented and experienced IU Designer to work for an established and prestigious publishing company based in central Bristol.

The company.

My client have an excellent reputation for producing high-quality, well-known and often niche magazine titles across a range of platforms. They reach over 18 million consumers and have won an impressive amount of awards for various different titles over the years. 

The role.

This is a IU Designer role, focusing on user interface design and engaging visual design for a leading content publisher. The role is best suited to someone with digital design experience and an interest user-centred design. They will have the opportunity to impact well known specialist brands and set the creative standard for their future. 

The IU Designer will work collaboratively with UX Architects and Designers, Front End Developers and Product Owners on a regular basis. They should be comfortable guiding a brand vision and be comfortable delivering that on mobile tablet and desktop. Ideally, they have an understanding and appreciation for User-Centered (evidence based) Design and a curiosity for the unique challenges of designing for mobile and touch.

The experience we need.

Core Competencies:

- Apply best practice design approaches to a variety of brand types 
- Deliver both low and high-fidelity designs
- Organised in their work - use of naming conventions, layers, and versions of their work
- Detail focused
- Understanding of a mobile-first approach 
- Confident in building design guidelines to support decisions
- Experienced in digital standards like web fonts and accessibility.

Technical Competencies:

- Sketch
- Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
- Font Management tools
- InVision
- MS Office
- Some UX tools (as needed)

What you’ll get in return.

In return you will be working for a company with a fantastic reputation and are based right in the centre of Bristol. The successful IU Designer will be working with some very talented and creative people so it is a great chance to learn new things as well as bringing your accumulated knowledge and experience to the table.

How to apply.

If this sounds of interest, then please click the apply button right away!

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