UX Designer

£32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
06 Apr 2014
04 May 2014
Fran Van Nierop
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Creative, Design, Digital
B2B, Charity
Contract Type
Freelance / Contract
Full Time
ASAP!! - UX Designer - Not for Profit - Accessible Swindon Location - Salary £32,000 - £36,000 + benefits - 12 month fixed term contract

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented UX Designer to join this leading not for profit organisation as they embark on a huge and impressive project over the next 12 months.

We're looking for an experienced UX Designer with a wealth of experience delivering websites that put the user first. You'll have lots of practical examples of delivering best practice user centric design, capturing user needs and implementing user interfaces that combine both the user and business needs.

The job:
As UX Designer your duties will include;
- Utilising your existing and in depth knowledge of user experience issues to educate the product owner, content lead and wider team about the benefits of user centric design
- Ensuring the needs of the end user have been considered within all project outputs
- Identifying user needs through research, both directly with users and through the analysis of statistics
- Responsibility within the project team for maintaining focus on the specific needs of the users
- Reviewing and assisting with testing the output of the design and development team

You will need to have;
- Experience of implementing a lean UX approach in Agile managed projects
- Extensive experience of researching user needs
- Demonstrable ability to produce elegant and easily understood sketches, diagrams, process maps, functional prototypes and wireframes on paper or using software tools such as Axure, Balsamiq or Mockflow
- Existing expertise in defining how an effective user interface best delivers business needs
- Expert knowledge of storyboard creation, sketches, mock-ups and/or wireframes for every element
- A knowledge of coding languages, limitations and expectations

If you're ready for a change and want to be part of a fantastic project, then don't hesitate to apply straight away! We're looking for somebody to start asap!

Don't forget to send your portfolio as well as your CV, or a url to your website.

UX Designer
Not For Profit
Salary £32,000 - £36,000
12 month fixed term contract

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