Lead UX Designer

Full Time Corsham Wiltshire IT Job Pro UK

Role: Lead UX Designer  

Reporting To: Managing Director and/or Commercial Director 

Location: Corsham Mansion House, Pickwick Road, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 9BL 

GGMR have been at the forefront of digital innovation since 2003, helping to position our clients as pioneers in the digital space.  This valuable invested wealth of digital experience permeates throughout our entire client base.  GGMR are a trusted authority and leader in digital delivery and strategic implementation – if a solution doesn’t exist, we will create and build it.  We are experts in delivering both digital production and media strategies and aligning those to our client’s needs.  

Responsibilities 

Management & Project Management 

Shape, cost and communicate clear objective-led programmes of work

Day-to-day running, planning and delivery of projects; working closely with senior client and stake holders

Taking responsibility for the quality and shape of delivery, as well as providing design reviews and critiques

Line manage, grow and inspire the UX Design team; acting as a mentor

UX leadership and organisational skills across multiple markets and cultures 

Pro-actively setting direction within an overall strategy and communicating this with the team

Develop internal, external processes and working practices

Building the GGMR team including; aiding in the recruitment process and on-boarding new team members

Active time management and reporting: ensure that all timesheets are completed by the team (Tickspot at present). Using timesheet data to help build more informed quotations for new projects

The Business  

Understand the fundamentals of how the business works and the overall business strategy

Proposal writing and pitching for new business (from outset)

Strategic thinking to help drive business growth and development

Helping with public and client relations at corporate events

Rounded commercial understanding, planning from project inception, understanding GGMR's out-sourcing model, tailoring solutions and improving commercial working practices

Design & Skills 

Develop and maintain the GGMR brand and marketing

Transferring insights into strategic thinking to help shape and deliver user-centric experiences

Run / undertake workshops, sprints and discovery sessions with clients

Interpret content briefs into project plans, storyboards and layout designs

Engaging with stakeholders to elicit business requirements and communicate the ‘why’ behind the design intent /rationale; gathering feedback throughout the design process

Communicating and presenting design concepts, user journeys and developments

Defining and maintaining the product development roadmap

Assessing value and prioritising features to align with product roadmap and strategy

Keeping up-to-date with web based applications, design, tech and software

Create design concepts and develop them from early stage sketches through to fully featured prototypes

Ensuring design concepts translate into a viable, user-centric tech solution

Expert in Adobe Creative Suite (Ps, AI, InD, Xd)

Benefits

23 days annual Leave (excluding bank holidays)

Working from home

Pension contribution

Learning opportunities

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