Graduate UI/UX Designer

Recruiter
SF Recruitment
Location
Stafford
Salary
18000.00 - 23000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 Oct 2019
Closes
28 Oct 2019
Job Type
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent

Graduate UI/UX Designer Wanted

This is your chance to get your foot in the door with this exciting graduate opportunity and be able to test out your ideas on over 11 millions members worldwide. We want a graduate who is looking to ignite change and start their career at the same time.

As a UI/UX Designer, you will be responsible for delivering the best online user experience, which makes your role extremely important for our success and ensuring customer satisfaction and loyalty.

The Role:

Junior UI/UX Designer with 1 year experience (can include work experience)
UI/UX Designer responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and creating positive user journeys.
To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools.
If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we'd like to meet you.
You'll create both functional and appealing features that address our members' and business needs and help us grow our customer base.

Who you will be joining:

Having been established in 2005, they are now the market leaders and still growing rapidly. They have previously been featured as one of the fastest growing private companies in the UK for 3 consecutive years by the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 and has been awarded Site of the year 2016, 2017 and 2019. The UK site currently has more than 11 million members and growing. They are an ethical company and live by the motto "do as you would be done by". We extend this way of operating to all of our members, merchants and partners as one of our core values.

Key Responsibilities:

Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows, and wireframes
Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs, and widgets
Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how site functions
Create original graphic designs
Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
Identify and troubleshoot UX problems
Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
Adhere to style standards on fonts, colours, and images
Conduct qualitative and quantitative user research

Requirements:

Portfolio of design projects
A good working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite
Team spirit; strong communication skills
Experience of collaborative working in a multi-disciplined, agile environment
Degree in relevant field

Desirable Skills:

An innovator who will actively pursue opportunities to develop new skills and extend expertise
Excellent communication/interpersonal skills
Ability to work well within a team and to obtain co-operation and adapt to change
Knowledge of HTML, CSS
Strong interest in design and typography
Work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role

Benefits:

23 days Holiday including your Birthday off & 2 Duvet days (Plus loyalty holidays & ability to purchase extra holiday)
Life Insurance, Income protection, health cash plan and enhanced maternity/paternity
Great working environment with relaxed dress code, Table Tennis Tables, Pool Table, X-box room
Free Yoga/Zumba/5-a-side football plus discounted gym membership
Good transport links, free parking plus support for public transport users
Monthly company Pizza meeting, 2 annual company-wide social events, and team meals
Charity fundraising events & annual in-house team building "Hummingbird Games"
Cycle to work scheme and employee assist program
TopCashBack plus membership (plus 2 for friends and family)
Growing Company with a global footprint and a family feel offering great career prospects

If this sounds like you don't hesitate to apply or get in touch with Masood on