Comic Relief are looking for an experienced interaction designer to join the team responsible for digital innovation across our brands (Red Nose Day, Sport Relief, Comic Relief).
You will have the opportunity to get stuck in with teams from across the organization to shape Comic Relief’s digital innovation projects and play a key role in developing and improving our design practices. Your work will have a positive and tangible impact on Comic Relief audiences and will contribute to our ongoing drive to engage the mass UK public and raise money.
Adapt and improve production design for comicrelief.com and sportrelief.com
Understanding business objectives and user needs through continuous research and prototyping
Helping to deliver a product that satisfies these objectives and needs
Articulating your thinking to Design Lead, collaborators, other stakeholders and users
Prototyping ideas quickly using pen and paper, Keynote and digital prototyping tools
Collaborating with developers to help turn designs into working products
Working iteratively in an Agile environment
Creating seamless experiences across web, mobile and other connected devices
ESSENTIAL EDUCATION & COMPETENCIES:
Design related discipline training or degree preferred, including Interaction Design, Information Architecture, Visual Communications, Human-centered Design
Candidates ideally have several years of industry knowledge (agency or in-house design environment), experience in multi-tasking and inter-disciplinary collaboration
Good understanding of both systems and storytelling projects, excellent can-do attitude with attention to detail, and the ability to understand and execute strategic insights
Great presentation and interpersonal communications skills
Passion for charity and social purpose, also a good knowledge of the wider NGOs landscape