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Web/Digital Designer

Web/Digital Designer

Position: Web/Digital Designer
Experience: 2+ years within agency or similar commercial environments
Salary: Very competitive salary plus overtime, email [email protected] for details
Hours: Full-time

Overview

We’re looking for a talented designer to join our growing digital team, and help us deliver outstanding design/UX for our clients.

Projects can vary from full site designs, branding refreshes and UX journeys to landing pages, emails and banners.

A refined eye for balanced layout, typography and attention to detail is essential.

Our ideal candidate will be a team player with a striking portfolio that shows a solid understanding of digital mediums, journeys and interactions.

Please supply your CV and design examples to demonstrate your experience.

What we offer

  • Choice of office or remote working.
  • Flexible start and finish times.
  • Friendly, knowledgeable and supportive digital team.
  • Opportunities to attend UX events and other role-relevant meet ups.
  • Competitive salary plus paid overtime if required.
  • 24 holiday days plus 8 Bank Holiday days.

Essential Skills

  • Demonstrable experience of designing for adaptive and/or fluid responsive sites.
  • Excellent layout and typographic skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail with a creative eye.
  • Good working knowledge of appropriate software tools in particular Adobe XD and Creative Suite.
  • An understanding of how designs translate into front-end build and interactions.
  • Experience of designing for CMS and/or eCommerce platforms including structure, templates and content managed areas (WordPress and/or Magento is ideal).
  • An understanding of best practices for managing files, creating web assets and appropriate file formats/optimisation techniques to use.

Advantageous

  • Prototyping through tools such as XD or Invision.
  • Experience of wire framing (even as pencil scamps) to communicate ideas and journeys.
  • Layout principles for SEO and/or accessibility best practices.
  • Hands on experience of working with html and other front-end technologies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To research, design and evolve web-based sites, applications and emails.
  • Work to both loose conceptual briefs and strict requirements as requested for each project and client.
  • Create wireframes and user journeys where required to communicate and solidify ideas.
  • Create assets and populate client sites with text, images, audio and rich media content when required.
  • Liaise with colleagues and clients to fully understand briefs, and to present back designs produced.
  • Work within Hub’s preferred software/processes as briefed, and take ownership and accountability of work executed and deadlines agreed to.
  • Keep up-to-date with new design trends and marketing principles, and learn skills as appropriate to be able to design for emerging platforms and devices

Team Fit

  • A team player – approachable and collaborative with a can-do work ethic.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and commitment to pixel-perfect work.
  • Desire to keep abreast of the latest design trends and working technologies.
  • Able to prioritise own workload to meet agreed deadlines.
  • Receptive to client and team feedback.
  • Able to listen and communicate effectively with all connected teams such as development and account management.
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