Digital Designer – UX/UI & Web

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We are looking for a proactive, passionate and opinionated Digital Designer to join our London Studio. You’ll be integral to helping the design team deliver exceptional creative, across a diverse and exciting client base. On key accounts you will be hands-on, providing the highest quality digital design and creative across multiple platforms including reporting, brand, employee experience and sustainability.

We work with WeTransfer, BT, BBC, Reckitt, Channel 4, Dow, Hitachi, Trainline, Laing O’Rourke and more.

Some of our latest work is here:
https://tinyurl.com/emperorstudio

The role provides the right candidate the opportunity to collaborate with our digital strategists, designers and developers in many disciplines. From developing existing sites and brands to creating bleeding-edge designs embracing expertise in AI, UX and UI, you will be helping us push our digital solutions to the very highest level.  

Remote working is encouraged, but the right candidate will want to be a big part of the studio and will come into the studio when they’re needed for get-togethers, workshops, important meetings etc. Most of our designers work 2 days a week in the studio.

About you:

You’re personable, outgoing and confident in your design. You have strong experience of designing for the web, some design libraries and content management systems with broad knowledge of UX principles and techniques and a portfolio that demonstrates this. 

The role provides the right candidate the opportunity to collaborate with our digital strategists, designers and developers in many disciplines. From developing existing sites and brands to creating bleeding-edge designs embracing expertise in AI, UX and UI, you will be helping us push our digital solutions to the very highest level.

We expect you to be able to work well with others, communicate effectively with both project managers and client partners. Helping your team build strong relationships with clients will be second nature to you. Confident and articulate you will be comfortable presenting your ideas to both your team and clients. 

You’re personable, outgoing and confident in your design. You have strong experience of designing for the web, some design libraries and content management systems with broad knowledge of UX principles and techniques and a portfolio that demonstrates this. 

Other requirements: 

  • You’re comfortable working to deadlines in a busy studio 
  • Have experience with all the relevant design software  ? we use Figma, Sketch, InVision, Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign as our principle applications. 
  • Experience in basic animation with applications such as After Effects and Principle is a bonus. 
  • Experience in creating digital content, assets, infographics, and animations as well as staying abreast of emerging technologies like augmented reality which you can utilize to create engaging experiences. 
  • High attention to detail regarding layout, typography, iconography, and vertical flows ensuring quality in all aspects of projects through to delivery. 
  • Be willing to help teammates, share knowledge and experience with them, and learn from them. 
  • Be passionate about all things general design, digital design and innovation. Research and showcase knowledge in the industry’s latest trends and technologies. 
  • You will have an understanding of information architecture, including wireframing, sitemapping and prototyping. 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Working closely with project and account managers to question and get under the skin of clients’ needs and understand key requirements to deliver the best solutions. 
  • Working with designers, design directors and creative directors to produce beautiful web experiences for some of the world’s biggest brands. 
  • Producing wireframes, mockups and high-fidelity designs using a range of applications to communicate your ideas to colleagues and clients effectively.  
  • Proactively looking at ways at which we can improve our processes and the products we provide our clients. 

To apply, please email your cv, links to your online portfolio and with the job title as the subject to recruitment@emperor.works.

As an employer, we are committed to ensuring the representation of people from all backgrounds regardless of their gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, or any other aspect which makes them unique. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds to apply and would encourage you to let us know if there are steps we can take to ensure that your recruitment process enables you to present yourself in a way that makes you comfortable.

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