Job title: UX Designer/Researcher
Seniority: 2-4 years experience as a UX designer
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 depending on experience
Location: Remote working, then London or Bristol
Timing: Applications in December, interviews from the second week of January
At Lightful, we believe that those doing the greatest good deserve the best technology.
We’re passionate about making the best technology accessible to charities and nonprofits. Our products and solutions help organisations unleash the power of technology and make the good work they do even greater. Our products and services are designed to simplify the work and amplify the impact of charities and nonprofits. We offer services to charities and nonprofits through a learning programme, including BRIDGE, and Lightful Labs.
BRIDGE (Building Resilience in Digital through Growth and Engagement) combines a learning syllabus, delivered through a combination of live and recorded sessions and webinars, with the Lightful Social Platform - the only social media platform designed specifically for those in the charity sector, which was ranked the number 1 for Social Media Management platforms built for non-profits. https://lnkd.in/dTKJmkm
Lightful Labs is a digital consultancy that offers customised services to help teams to do more. The Lightful Labs team have worked with amazing organisations like Help Refugees, London’s Air Ambulance and the Rhodes Trust to name a few.
As a registered B Corp, we’re a values-led organisation, so our values are integral to the Lightful culture. Our Lightful values are:
This is an exciting role that covers a wide variety of UX and user research tasks. You will be part of an impressive team responsible for the user research and UX involved in our digital products, learning programmes such as BRIDGE, and solutions consulting. The work you will be doing is led by an extensive team of senior UI and UX designers.
Your role will be to support the team and provide a wide variety of UX and user research-focused work. You will deeply understand the user and scope out journeys and experiences that reflect their needs and challenges. You will be asked to conduct user research, ranging from generative to evaluative research, and run workshops with clients and users. You’ll be able to think about the big picture involving a holistic information architecture, while also able to simultaneously zoom in and consider individual interactions. To do all this, you’ll need to be highly motivated, and understand when to do what activity. Importantly, you’ll be experienced in all things discovery. You’ll know UX and user research best practice like the back of your hand, but you’ll be able to apply these skills in highly lean ways that deliver results.
This is a unique role to provide innovative designs and products to an amazing variety of nonprofits from around the world. You will work closely with our product and development teams to create cutting edge user experiences for our product, learning and solutions projects.
You will be an advocate of human-centred design, and be willing to speak up to ensure that activities and initiative are developed in an ethical, effective and impactful way.
You are someone with 2-4 years of UX design and user research experience. You have a great portfolio, with projects demonstrating your impressive skills.
Optional additional experience
Eligible to work in the UK without the need of visa support/sponsorship
You will be a part of our exciting culture that fosters personal growth and development. As we expand, you will be given the opportunity to thrive in a close-knit team environment.
Inclusion of a diverse range of opinions and perspectives is core to Lightful’s open culture and ongoing success. Therefore we never discriminate on age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, or sexual orientation.