Digital Designer

Recruiter
Morgan Philips UK Limited
Location
North Lanarkshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Jun 2019
Closes
01 Jul 2019
Sector
IT
Contract Type
Contract/Interim
Hours
Full Time
Morgan Philips Group is an innovative recruitment business with a footprint across 4 continents. In just 5 years, we have built a global platform that disrupts conventional thinking in executive and professional recruiting. We combine high-touch consultancy with worldwide search capability and digital sourcing technologies to help you recruit better, faster and cost effectively.

Overview

Fyte's Global client urgently require an experienced Digital Designer to join the business for a 6 month period. The Digital Designer will translate the business, brand, marketing, IA and content strategies into a conceptual and visual framework for various company websites.

The Role:
* Collaborate with project team members and key stakeholders, to establish creative direction for web-based and mobile initiatives.
* Creation of design comps, prototypes, website layouts - optimised for a wide range of devices and interfaces - that lead to intuitive user experiences. Production of web-optimised graphical elements.
* Conducts creative review sessions with project team members and/or key stakeholders to ensure that design meets both business objectives and end-user expectations.
* Develops style guides to capture the guidelines and principles directing the website's visual design addressing use of colour, imagery, typography, icons and symbols and application of brand identity elements.
* Reviewing design-related requests for adherence to graphic standards to ensure a consistent creative approach for all brand website initiatives.
* Take a user-centred approach to rapidly test and iterate ideas.
* Archive and document patterns that may have emerged from project work.

Requirements:
* 2-3 years of responsive web design experience
* Expertise in standard design software packages such as Sketch, Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator/Photoshop/Acrobat/Premiere etc.) and strong command graphic optimisation skills.
* Strong design skills, including colour theory, layout, typography, corporate identity and branding.
* Ability to translate abstract concepts into innovative designs experience.
* Solid knowledge of UI design, industry standards and trends, platform and browser capabilities and digital design constraints.
* Extensive experience in using UX design best practices to assist with creating design solutions, and a deep understanding of mobile-first and responsive design.
* A solid grasp of user journeys, rapid prototyping, usability and accessibility concerns and a clear understanding of the importance of user-centered design and design thinking.
* Basic CSS/HTML skills are desirable.

Fyte's Global client urgently require an experienced Digital Designer to join the business for a 6 month period. The Digital Designer will translate the business, brand, marketing, IA and content strategies into a conceptual and visual framework for various company websites.