Digital Designer

Alexander Mae
£25k per year
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
The Company:

Our client offers a wide range of handmade rise and recline chairs, adjustable beds, and stair lifts. This company is going from strength to strength and it's all about their customers and the level of customer service they provide to them.

The Job:

On behalf of our client we are seeking a Digital Designer, this is a full time and permanent opportunity based in Central Bristol. For this role our client is seeking a talented and innovative designer to join them. This role is to create exceptional digital experiences for clients and customers. The projects that you will be working on will be incredibly varied and will range from ecommerce, responsive, mobile, content managed and custom sites, to rich media, emails and other digital projects.

Within this role your responsibilities will include:

Research, conceptualise, design and evolve sites, applications, emails and other creative requirements

Work to both loose client goals and strict requirements

Collaborate closely with developers throughout each project

Create supporting design rationales, wireframes, site maps and user journeys where appropriate to communicate and solidify ideas

Create image assets for populating sites through build and via CMS

Take ownership of work executed and deadlines agreed to

Keep up-to-date with new design trends, emerging technologies and marketing principles

For this role our client is looking for someone who has:

The Person:

They are seeking an individual who has conceptual thinking, stunning design work and intelligent UX skills will be appreciated and utilised to the full.

For this role our client is looking for the following skills:

Excellent conceptual, visualisation and typographic skills

Strong understanding of how your designs translate into build

Expert Photoshop and Illustrator skills

Good commercial aptitude, with an appreciation of designing for build efficiency and effective conversion

Understanding/knowledge of the following would also be advantageous:

Layout principles for SEO and/or accessibility best practices

Persuasive design techniques to optimize onsite conversion and engagement


AB/MV testing methodology

Experience of Magento ecommerce platform

3+ Years preferably in an agency environment in a fast paced digital agency

Experience of building and editing on e-commerce websites

Demonstrable portfolio examples showing your design experience of:

Magento Ecommerce and other conversion based sites

Adaptive and/or fluid responsive sites

Email and other digital marketing

Wire framing (even as scamp notes) or prototyping to communicate user journeys/interactions

Consideration for CMS structure, templates and content areas

Experience of both working within existing brand guidelines, and creating a new site look & feel

Good knowledge of paid search, analytics and e-commerce

Possess a relevant Advertising or Marketing qualification

The Benefits:

28 days' holiday (including bank holidays) which rises by 1 day each year, Bonus Structure, Variety of prizes and benefits and annual conference.

The Hours:

Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

The Location:

Central Bristol, no car parking.

The Salary: