This job is no longer available.
You can view related vacancies or set-up an email alert notification when similar jobs are added to the website using the buttons below.

Search live jobs
3rd Jan

Senior UX Designer

— Cross Functional Product Team

Location:
Bristol
Type:
Salary:
DOE
  • Join a newly formed Bristol team delivering strategic design solutions to top brands.
  • Work as part of a multidisciplinary team of research, design and technical experts.
  • Enjoy a generous salary and package with flexibility and autonomy in your work. 

We’re looking for a Senior UX Designer to join a new creative and engineering team in Bristol. This role sits within the South West hub for this internationally renowned brand and will provide essential service design, design research and visual design services to an impressive client base. 

What you’ll be doing

You’ll become part of a network of businesses that provide strategy and design services to some of the worlds biggest brands. However in this unique opportunity you will be joining a newly formed regional hub and get in at ground level, playing a pivotal role in its formation and growing capability. 

As a Senior UX Designer you will support the head of department with scoping and planning UX projects. You’ll work closely with a cross functional team of researchers, UX designers, visual designers and developers and be responsible for line managing one other UX Designer.

As an established designer you’ll be client facing and have excellent communication and facilitation skills. You’ll lead on external client workshops and looking inwards play a senior role on  design sessions with the rest of the team, getting the most out of others. 

As well as providing design leadership and mentoring you’ll remain hands on and a keen designer yourself. For that reason you’ll need to demonstrate excellent design skills in prototyping and be comfortable producing common UX deliverables including personas, sitemaps, experience maps and user journeys / flows.

What you’ll need to be considered 

  • Experience of working within agile cross functional research and design teams.
  • An expert user of modern design tools (i.e Sketch, Axure, Adobe XD, InVision, Framer etc).
  • A collection of case studies that show your capability in UX design. 
  • Proven experience of providing digital solutions to complex organisations.
  • A confident design leader but down to earth, human and personable. 
  • Client facing, engaging and able to communicate at all levels of an organisation. 
  • Able to be based in central Bristol with occasional travel to clients (domestic travel mostly).

What you’ll get in return for your talents

You’ll be rewarded with a great salary and generous benefits. You’ll join a purpose led organisation that’s big on diversity and inclusion and invests in its people. As part of the design and engineering hub you’ll work alongside a great head of department and be part of a unique start-up style culture. 

What’s next

To be considered apply with an up to date CV and collection of case studies or get in touch with Sam on 01179 269 530 for a confidential chat. 

Search live jobs
 

This job has now been filled but you may be interested in:

  • 14th Sep

    Financial Services Writer/Copywriter

    — Investments

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    circa £30k
    FTSE100 Business.  Specialist Writing Role.  Competitive Salary & Exceptional Benefits.  Here is a great opportunity to join a top employer in Central Bristol as their new Investment Writer.  To be considered for this role you must have proven copywriting experience specifically writing content around investments, equities, and stocks and shares.  This is a large organisation with lots of progression opportunities, and a good salary and benefits on offer.   What you’ll be doing You will be producing investment content to help clients make the best investment decisions they can.  You will be one of the company’s public spokespeople on equity specific and wider market issues, supporting education efforts in the wider business and contributing to content planning.  Aiming to deliver the best free share research of retail investors available anywhere online, you will maintain research on a dedicated list of stocks, including research updates on major newsflows.  You will write regular articles on share related issues for marketing purposes, develop investment ideas for clients, including contributing to flagship campaigns. You will lead on projects to identify areas of weakness within the share research function and seek to improve experience for clients, as well as working with the promotions team to ensure all shares content is appropriate and compliant.   What experience you’ll need to apply Strong knowledge of financial markets and investments  Exceptional writer, highly literate and very good communication skills Ability to explain complicated concepts clearly and concisely  Up to date knowledge of the markets and industry news Experience of analysing direct equities or other financial instruments would be beneficial  And experience writing content for a retail investor audience would be useful What you’ll get in return for your talents  Joining a fantastic agile business, you will receive a competitive salary (circa £30k), a performance related bonus, 25 days holiday, a very generous pension scheme of up to 19% contribution, flexible working and many other benefits.   What next If you’ve held a similar role before, writing for financial products, then click to apply now or contact Chris for more information.   
  • 14th Sep

    Product Designer

    — Exciting Start-up Team

    Location:
    Bristol (remote)
    Type:
    Salary:
    Circa £45k
    Play a lead product design role within an exciting start-up environment. Work with a highly driven team but one that strikes a great work / life balance. Enjoy a sociable atmosphere, the buzz of a growing team and the security of a well-funded start-up. We’re looking for a Digital Product Designer to join a Bristol based start-up. Part of a wider team of design specialists this role will focus on creating marketplace and trading services for both B2C and B2B environments. This role is remote but in the future part time office based in Bristol. What you’ll be doing As a Digital Product Designer within a start-up you’ll play a multi-faceted role that encompasses research, testing, prototyping and high-fidelity design. You won’t need to be an expert in each area, but you will need a breadth of experience that touches on all parts of the product design lifecycle. Most importantly you’ll need to be a design thinker rather than just focussed on the visuals and keen to test with your users. The product has come a long way since launch and over the last couple of years its users have skyrocketed. The team is always looking for more creative ways to connect people with one another, to talk about their passions and creations, to learn and to share – this role will work closely with commercial clients as well as the customers of their businesses and create a wide variety of tools and applications. This is a great opportunity for creative and entrepreneurial designers to be a part of one of Bristol’s fastest growing design teams.  What experience you’ll need Proven experience in digital product design and exposure to the whole product design lifecycle. A good visual designer but driven and fascinated by your users; keen to research, learn, test and iterate every step of the way. Experience of working on eCommerce or marketplace solutions both B2B and B2C . Experience with modern design tools (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, Figma, XD etc). Ideally have worked in cross functional agile teams in the past.  Comfortable working at pace and within a changing environment. What you’ll get in return for your talents In return for your experience you’ll join a start-up team that’s well funded, growing at pace and has an established product offering. The business prides itself on striking a good work / life balance so you’ll be part of a hard-working team but a group of people that recognise burnout isn’t good for productivity or culture. You’ll receive a competitive salary and a number of other financial and lifestyle benefits.  What’s next? To be considered please apply with an up to date CV and portfolio of relevant web or native app projects. If you’re still working on the portfolio that’s fine too, get in touch to express your interest and we can discuss.  
  • 4th Sep

    Creative Copywriter

    — Central Bristol Creative Agency

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    DOE
    Join an award-winning, collaborative team. Create copy for campaign, brand, digital and print briefs. Be part of a fantastic studio with regular socials and wellbeing benefits. We are looking for a Creative Copywriter to join an agency based in the centre of Bristol. This role sits in an agency environment where your creative talent will be recognised and nurtured, with opportunity to work on a variety of briefs for their strong portfolio of clients. We're considering both Midweight and Junior Copywriters for the role. What you'll be doing As a key part of the Creative team, you'll be reporting into the Lead Copywriter and working closely with the Senior Art Director, Creative Director, Designers and fellow copywriters to fulfil some exciting briefs. The work will be varied, with a large portion of your time spent working on digital - generating concepts and producing copy for websites, digital campaigns, web banners, social media ads, emails, mobile apps and scripts for motion graphics. That said, there will be print work to be done, from brochures to exhibition material. This is a conceptual role so we're looking for a wordsmith who can convey their ideas from pen to paper and bring those ideas to life by delivering engaging copy. Alongside this, you’ll be delivering some more complex information, using compelling storytelling techniques and emotive TOV to connect with the audience effectively. Playing a key part of the creative offering you’ll be unafraid of being hands on and collaborating with the wider creative team to execute projects. You’ll be presenting your ideas internally, with the opportunity to be part of the pitching process and attending client meetings on occasion. If you’ve some prior experience articulating your ideas to clients, this will be a real bonus! What experience you'll need to apply A portfolio of full of integrated creative copy examples; including campaign and digital. Prior agency experience in a conceptual copywriting role. A natural when pitching and presenting your ideas. Familiar with thinking up ideas alongside an Art Director. Ideally some client facing experience. What you'll get in return for your experience  You'll be joining an exciting agency that’s committed to doing great work. You'll join a team of talented creatives you’ll be proud to work alongside, and you'll be encouraged to push yourself professionally, with your talent truly recognised and nurtured. You'll also receive a competitive salary depending completely on experience. What's next? Apply today with your CV and portfolio of work examples and we can discuss in more detail.
  • 13th Aug

    3D & 2D Motion Graphics Designer

    — Specialist Creative Comms Agency

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    Up to £45k DOE
    Join a creative agency who are specialists within their field. Be the first to bring animation and motion in-house full time, with exciting progression opportunities. Benefit from a fantastic culture and collaborative environment. We’re looking for a talented 3D & 2D Motion Designer to join an agency based in Bristol. This is a brand-new role with huge opportunity, building upon their existing offering and leading on the agencies motion output. What you’ll be doing So far animation and 3D has been outsourced to freelancers and now the time has come to bring this skillset in-house, becoming a key part of the creative studio. The agency is a niche specialist but their creative output is very varied. They’re well known for pushing a creative brief and providing bold ideas to their clients – your job will be to take their motion offering to the next level. Reporting into the Creative Director you’ll join a tight knit team of designers, artworkers, art directors and copywriting specialists. Producing original assets will be a key part of the role, along with creating slick animations. For the most part you’ll be modelling and producing motion work in 3D, but there will be a need to create 2D work too. You’ll be actively involved from client brief, through storyboarding, asset creation, and final execution. With that in mind ideally you’ll have worked in a similar role within an agency environment pitching and presenting your ideas and taking briefs end-to-end. For the right person this is a fantastic opportunity. You’ll join an agency well established in it’s field and one with a real hunger to grow it’s offering. This isn’t a life style business but a driven and ambitious agency with real purpose and this could be the beginning of a motion graphics team with you at the helm. Saying that we aren’t just looking for senior candidates for the role, it’s all down to having the right portfolio and character. What experience youll need to apply Some experience within a similar role within an agency environment. An expert in Adobe CC Including After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop. Skilled in 3D software; Cinema 4D, 3DS Max or similar. A portfolio full of animation / motion graphics projects (2D & 3D). Able to create animation assets from scratch. Able to manage your own time and workflow projects. Any video editing skills a bonus. What you’ll get in return for your experience  In return for your experience you’ll gain an opportunity to build upon and grow an agency’s motion offering and you’ll benefit from a great working culture within a supportive and collaborative environment. What's next? Please apply with an up to date CV and showreel to be considered.  
  • 14th Sep

    User Researcher

    — In-house UX Studio

    Location:
    Bristol
    Type:
    Salary:
    Upto £50k
    Join an impressive FTSE 100 brand with ambitious growth plans. Receive fantastic benefits including 25 days holiday, staggering pension (18%+), flexible working and enhanced parental leave. Be part of a UX function that has built a name for itself internally. We’re looking for a User Researcher to join a Bristol based financial services team. The UX function has grown substantially over the last couple of years so you’ll be joining a team of 12 UCD practitioners and be part of a dedicated research squad. What you’ll be doing As a User Researcher you’ll join a multidisciplinary product team and work closely with product, design, content and technical specialists. You'll be working on products and services that help people invest and save with ease; digging deep into the behaviours that drive people to do so.  Your job will be to understand a varied user base and enable your team to make evidence-based decisions using a range of techniques. You’ll work strategically to help define research goals, plan and conduct user research and usability sessions and champion an evidence-based approach across the team. Joining a maturing UX culture means being a real advocate for user centred design and agile product design practices, you’ll be a great communicator and used to working with stakeholders from a variety of backgrounds. The business has taken a user centred approach to design for some years, but design culture continues to grow and mature.  What experience you’ll need to apply Previous experience in a user focussed research or design role with plenty of experience in leading on user research activities. Experience of working to agile and amongst cross functional product teams. Excellent skills in both qualitative and quantitative data collection. A fantastic communicator, able to collaborate with people of all backgrounds and skillsets. Any experience in financial services beneficial but not required. A degree in human computer interaction (HCI), psychology or related field desirable. What you’ll get in return for your experience You’ll join a UX team that’s established itself in the business and has fantastic connections across the team. You’ll work on interesting and varied projects alongside a talented team from great in-house designers to UX consultants from highly regarded agencies. Benefits include 25 days holiday + BH & options to buy more, an impressive pension scheme, flexible working, performance related bonus.. the list goes on. What’s next To be considered apply with an up to date CV. Any case studies or evidence of research projects you’ve worked on in the past will be valuable too.