Senior UX/UI Designer

Location: Birmingham
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Software Development
Reference: RW0008
Job Summary
After continued growth, an opportunity has arose to work with a leading digital design agency based in Birmingham. The business work with some of the largest and most recognisable clients within the hospitality sector.
You will be a part of a team developing digital output, with a research-led approach to produce industry-leading creative.
You’ll require a strong experience working within agile design processes, as well as advanced knowledge of industry-standard software such as Figma and Adobe Creative Suite.

Role & responsibilities
Creating aesthetically pleasing and innovative designs for client’s.
Be responsible for the whole design lifecycle from concept to delivery.
Build an understanding of client’s target audiences and marketing strategy.
Oversee the preparation of finished files that will adhere with the correct specifications.
Discovery research, coordinating client site workshops/research.
Producing industry-leading creative using tools such as Figma and Adobe Creative Suite.

Skills & experience
5+ years of experience working in a design/advertising agency.
Advanced knowledge of industry-standard software such as Figma and Adobe Creative Suite suite applications including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, and AfterEffects.
Ability to work in a fast-paced, client environment.
Aptitude to learn new software and programmes efficiently and effectively.
Exceptional organisational and presentational skills
Layout, typography, visual hierarchy, and idea generation skill-set
A portfolio demonstrating your ability
Cross channel experience; OOH, Press, Digital Display, Social, Email, Website.
Ability to challenge a creative brief
Great interpersonal skills
A strong UX background
Extensive experience designing for websites

Desirable experience
Experience of using project management software and tools – (ASANA/Jira/Trello desirable)
Knowledge of SEO best practices and the importance of ensuring this is fully considered from the onset of a project.

Benefits & Perks
Competitive Salary
Work with the latest tech and tools
Workplace pension scheme
Discounts with restaurants, shops, entertainment and leisure
Healthcare Plan
Wellbeing Benefits Package

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