Web – UX Designer

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Our client has over 10 years’ experience in the sportswear market, working with prestigious events like Dublin and Stockholm Marathons, and hundreds of football, cycling and running clubs and events. The company is an up-and-coming player in the area of football sportswear, working with football clubs to create premium bespoke kits that enhance their brand and make the players look and feel great! Join a small and growing team based in Edinburgh! As the team is currently working remotely our client welcomes applications from across the UK. Requirement to attend staff functions or meetings once a month. What our client believes in: The company culture is characterised by a lightness of touch, and mutual respect. Our client doesn’t believe in micro management, this means you will be taking ownership of your projects and be proactive in all aspects of the role. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and dedicated Web/UI Designer to have a decisive and varied role in a fast-growing company. It will be a varied and evolving role where you will be fundamental to the online presence and evolution of the company. Their website uses a WordPress WooCommerce setup based on the Avada theme with a custom-built product inventory & checkout solution. Tasks & Responsibilities: Website theme and UI adjustments & improvements in line with the company brand. Bring our brand to life across a variety of digital channels including website, landing pages, social media and email templates. Landing page design & creation. Creation and editing of static info pages; size charts, FAQs, product options pages etc. General site content updates image galleries, blog posts, image and text updates. Liaise with existing third-party IT providers and developers, ensuring we are getting best value for money and they are on track with projects. E-commerce & product Kit Builder workflow optimisation. Adjustment of Kit Builder products and customisation options. E-commerce management (product info, image & price updates). Some knowledge of SEO is an advantage. Key Requirements 3 years relevant experience in a similar or comparable role. Ability to work on own initiative, prioritise multiple projects and identify improvement opportunities. Creative flair & a solutions-oriented approach to design. Up-to-date knowledge of UI & UX trends and conventions. Fluent with the latest CSS developments and features (Flexbox, interactions, transformations and transitions). Good understanding of web usability standards and developments. In-depth working knowledge of all things WordPress. Proven experience with Adobe Creative Cloud apps. Willingness to assist with basic page edits, UI tweaks and troubleshooting as well as creative design and UI development work. Knowledge of JS & PHP would be beneficial. You can expect occasional mundane inhouse IT troubleshooting and should help the company identify suitable third-party providers for IT tasks and services you cannot fulfil inhouse. Permanent position, 25-37.5 hours per week (negotiable) Open to flexible working and remote working 24k Pro Rata Company Shared Bonus Benefits: Flexible remote working hours between 7:30am and 7:30pm* Company shared bonus scheme Company contributed pension scheme Home office furniture and ergonomic desk accessories reimbursement Free employee entry to two running, cycling or fitness events of your choice per year. Free gym membership for employees – upto 60 p/m This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and dedicated Web/UI Designer to have a decisive and varied role in a fast-growing company. The closing date for applications is Friday 14th January 2022. INDJOB