Web Designer

£49000 per annum + company bonus
11 Jan 2013
08 Feb 2013
Adam Bailey
Creative, Design
Full Time

*Working closely with a UX designer and front-end developers to visualise a responsive UI across multiple platforms
*Responsibility for delivering assets across multiple platforms (Web, mobile, tablet, email, banner, campaign, social media)
*Define and deliver coherent digital brand guidelines to support the visual direction. Working with the Web Channel Manager and Senior UX Designer help shape and develop the user experience of MAS digital platforms.
*Create exciting and engaging designs in response to briefs from colleagues around the business
*Keep up to date with digital design trends and where possible seek to integrate and update the MAS design process in-line
*Manages the UI design process from concept to delivery
*Works closely with UX Designer to create attractive visuals and graphic assets to complement wireframes
*Determine how images and other visual collateral should be optimised and presented
*Ensures designs are lightweight, responsive and accessible (AA standard)
*Ensures designs are compliant with brand guidelines
*Contributes to the definition and update of brand guidelines


*Strong digital design experience - 6+ years experience
*Good understanding of front end development across multiple browsers to provide high quality, implementable recommendations
*Significant experience championing good web design practices within a fast paced environment
*Confident and comfortable working as sole web designer and leading additional contract resource as and when required
*Have a solid understanding of front-end development (HTML5/CSS3/Javascript) to ensure efficient delivery
*Ability to work effectively and efficiently across multiple projects with several stakeholders
*Expert ability in using the Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Photoshop, Illustrator and some Flash)
*Experience of working with consumer focused, content rich or public sector sites.
*Ability to effectively manage multiple projects to tight deadlines
*Be a strong communicator, demonstrating passion drive and a willingness to learn