Digital Designer

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £40K + extensive benefits package
Posted
27 Apr 2017
Closes
25 May 2017
Ref
uides270417
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Digital / Web, Editorial, Graphics, Other
Job Functions
Designer, Visualiser

We are looking for Digital Designers that have a super grasp on wireframing and prototyping, that are keen to gain even more experience in UX whilst also produce stunning, clean creative. Working in a team where you will be involved in the lifecycle of a project from working with Strategists to collaborating with Developers, you will produce a broad range of work across sites, intranets, apps, social and if you have an interest, moving image too.

They are looking to hire a UI Designer comfortable both creatively leading and executing high level UI design aimed at a discerning audience. They have over 50 sites globally, intranets and ongoing campaign work, so there is plenty of exciting projects to get stuck in to!

They employ Designers that can communicate with a high end market and therefore have previously employed from an Agency, Fashion, Premium Products and Publishing background however they are open to meeting Designers that are super keen to get involved in the entire life cycle of online from UX through, that have a crafted design style with great finishes and lovely layout.  

Equally they want people that are super eager to learn and love getting involved in UX strategy / getting to grips with analytics as well as UI, that work collaboratively with clients and peers and have a fun and focused attitude.

The role reports into a really fabulous Digital Design Director alongside a team made up of Designers and front and back end Developers, Marketing Strategists and Offline Creatives.

They often cite Chanel as the visual goal for their work, clean, beautifully crafted and classically timeless creative execution.

In their words:

We work in a highly collaborative environment. The work is not 'churn', there is time to produce well thought out and effective high end results and we have the freedom to craft excellent design. We aim for slick, clean, modern aesthetics aligned with fashion, bespoke editorial and luxury markets, They have a commitment to excellence and nothing goes out online without it being finely tuned!

The basics of what they need:

  • wire-framing responsive web design
  • designers who are familiar with prototyping use sketch/ or adobe Xd/ or inVision
  • able to generate user stories
  • solid grounding in UX and keen to get further involved and build on this knowledge
  • very strong typography and creative flair,
  • non corporate background
  • some experience working on apps is beneficial
  • understanding of email design
  • *no coding skills required