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Digital Designer

Job Title: Digital Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 Months
REF: DIGIT/DES/LM_1502098201
Contact Name: Loic Menusier
Contact Email: loic.menusier@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

We are recruiting for a Digital Designer to work on a 3 month contract basis for a fantastic blue chip company based in Maidenhead (Berkshire).

Context:

Our client is looking for someone to join their Marketing and Design team. As a digital designer role will be responsible for leading the micro team on design. Everyone on the team has a voice and it will be up to you to use your experience, best practices and research to validate ideas and develop journeys better than before. You'll be expected to show a love of design, to understand trends and feel passionate about delivering best in class work and understand the benefits of User Centered Design.

Responsibilities:

  • To lead design within the digital micro-team.
  • Help your team understand the benefits of User Centered Design.
  • Create consistency and clarity across all our digital touch point.
  • Ensure the work sits within a responsive, digital environment.
  • Contribute to the culture of the design team, your micro team and the wider business.
  • Work with other members of the Brand and Creative team and internal clients to understand requirements.
  • Understand and work to meet the organisation's aims and objectives.
  • Understand and manage client needs and expectations.
  • Develop technical skills to stay abreast of software changes.

Skills and Experience:

  • An excellent portfolio that demonstrates creative design, composition and typographic skills.
  • High levels creativity.
  • At least a couple of years' experience of working in an agency or internal design team.
  • An open and proactive approach to working with other team members.
  • Strong problem solving ability and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adhere to strict deadlines.
  • Great communication and presentation skills.
  • Ownership of your ideas and a passion to help others understand design decisions.

Good to have:

  • Some HTML/CSS skills.
  • A level of expertise that both scares and excites us.
  • A passion for User Centered Design.
  • Experience of working in Agile / Lean·
  • Knowledge of Scrum.

If you are interested in this nice opportunity and feel your profile is a good match then please submit your application online or email direct to loic.menusier@projectpeople.com

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