Content Design Lead

Content Design Lead

Job Title: Content Design Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 152885_1622019500
Contact Name: Millie Scriven
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 26, 2021 09:58

Job Description

Contract opportunity: Content Design Lead - Remote - 6 months - INSIDE IR35 - £550-600 per day

Please note: This role is INSIDE IR35, please do not apply if you are not happy working inside IR35

Experience required:
● Significant experience of content design within a government setting.
● Experience of GDS methods, GOV.UK and NHS design patterns
● Experience of working in agile teams and leading on agile ceremonies.
● Experience with working with constraints and ability to identify, challenge, and adhere to them.
● Strong knowledge of best practices in content design and user experience design, and the ability to embed them into an agile workflow to deliver timely outputs.
● Ability to adapt to different audiences. The role requires understanding both business and technical needs and interpreting them in a concise and clear manner that would be easily understood by both audiences.
● Ability to manage and influence stakeholders and contribute to improving these relationships, using evidence to explain decisions made.
● Ability to define strategies and policies, providing guidance to others on working in the strategic context.
● Good time management and the ability to work autonomously.
● Ability to use quantitative and qualitative data about users to turn user focus into outcomes.
● Ability to use prototyping techniques and methods and can show the value of prototyping to relevant teams
● Adept at providing simple, clear content to communicate complex issues
● Confident communicator: able to persuade; negotiate; influence; network; and work with stakeholders
● Ability to get to the heart of an issue quickly and clearly, demonstrating expert knowledge in an applied setting
● Knowledge of agile ways of working and user-centred content design
● Experience scoping, commissioning and editing content
● Proven experience in using metrics and user feedback to define/refine content
● Experience in choosing the best format for displaying information to the user
● Knowledge of user research techniques and principles to define and understand user needs.
● Ability to identify and engage with users and stakeholders to collate user needs evidence

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