UI/UX Designer

Potential Recruitment
06 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is an innovative company launching in early 2019. They will be offering a next generation digital service which will enable consumers to simply all aspects of their online world. At its core is a secure portal where users can aggregate and manage private data and online interactions with retailers, social media sites, cashback, voucher sites and others. They will then be able to interact with brands and merchants by setting up automated searches for the best deals and offers across a range of services or inviting companies to satisfy requests according to stated preferences.

It will allow users to automate and transform their commercial engagements via a single trusted provider and manage their online lives from one location.

This company is backed and led by an experienced team with demonstrable success across various industries and it is well funded.

A new key member is required for the team – a UI/UX Designer who has vision, creative flair and a commercial attitude who can be entrusted with shaping the UI/UX design of the company and in doing so develop themselves and their career.

The company aims to have a best-in-class website and app as the front end through which customers will use their services. There will be the traditional inputs but users will also be able to use chatbots/voice to interact.

The main purpose of this role is to be responsible for conceptualising and implementing the design solutions for the website and mobile and the relevant customer journeys. You will need to use all your creative flair here and ensure simplicity of use.

The role reports to the Chief Creative Officer and is responsible for all activities relating to design across web, mobile and offline print.

The brief:
Ensure the software is dynamic and easy to use
Responsible for gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components.
So you will need experience with design software and wireframe tools and have a design portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications.

Day to day to role is:
Gathering and evaluating user requirements working with internal clients and developer
Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, wireframes, process flows and sitemaps
Design graphic user interface elements like menus, tabs and widgets
Build page navigation buttons and search fields
Develop UI mock-ups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like
Create original graphic designs
Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and stakeholders
Conduct layout adjustments based on use feedback

So, what will you bring to the role?

A true passion for design
A relevant degree
5 years’ experience in graphic and digital design
A portfolio that reflects your talent and passion for visual design
A strong command of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Dreamweaver
HTIML coding skills and experience in data visualisation would be an advantage
A ‘can-do’ mindset and attitude to cope with the everchanging environment of a start up

What We Really Want:
We are looking for someone with the experience but also someone who recognises that this is an amazing opportunity to build from the ground up helping design and shape the success of the company.

If this is you please send me your CV – I will make your recruitment experience a good one – I promise

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