Head of User Experience

Head of User Experience

Job Title: Head of User Experience
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £750 - £800 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 147830_1616531844
Contact Name: Millie Scriven
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 23, 2021 20:37

Job Description

Contract opportunity: Digital Head of User Experience - London (Remote) - 6 months - INSIDE IR35 - £750-800 per day

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

Essential skills and expertise
You need to have:
● extensive experience in cross-disciplinary User-Centred Design Leadership roles, including coaching and mentoring less experienced colleagues
● extensive experience empowering, leading and developing large cross-disciplinary teams of designers, content designers and user researchers, co-ordinating work across multiple projects, and ensuring people are organised appropriately and effectively so that design activities deliver maximum value and impact
● proven experience in engaging with, and influencing, key individuals/teams to deliver outcomes, including senior stakeholders up to board level
● extensive experience in establishing positive working relationships and influencing and persuading at all levels
● excellent planning and organisational skills. Able to prioritise to meet deadlines and cope with fluctuations in workload

You will also need to have extensive experience in:
● researching, designing, prototyping and iterating accessible, usable, equitable services that are based on user needs, as an interaction, content or service designer or user researcher
● designing and delivering end-to-end services across multiple products and channels
● helping teams understand the wider service context of a project or product
● working in an agile, multi-disciplinary and collaborative environment

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