Content Designer

  • Location

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £370 - £374 per day

  • Contact:

    Emily Buttifant

  • Contact email:

    Emily.Buttifant@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH116430_1577118925

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-22

Content Designer

Location: Edinburgh

Duration: 6 Months Contract

Key Responsibilities:

  • Write high quality content for the client's new digital services that will encourage people to use them.
  • Collaborate with the Product Manager, Digital Service Manager, Business Analysts and User Researchers to define the messages that the new services should convey.
  • Take complex language and processes and make them simple to understand.
  • Develop content in such a way that it will encourage people who rarely go online to use it.
  • Build relationships and work effectively within an agile delivery model with colleagues and external providers, for example user researchers and business analysts.
  • Communicate credibly with a wide range of digital delivery disciplines and talent both internally and externally.
  • Lead on all aspects of Content Design.
  • Research of subject
  • Discussion with stakeholders and experts
  • Initial drafts of content to fit with UX design
  • Collaborating with user-researchers to test customer understanding
  • Iterating content

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience of writing for the web, with proven ability of creating content that is accessible and usable
  • Experience of user-centred design
  • Proven experience in using metrics and user feedback to define/refine content
  • Experience in choosing the best format for displaying information to the user
  • Proven experience of working within a web, online and digital environment
  • Experience in working with content management and publishing systems
  • Proficient in writing Markdown

Interested candidates should submit their CV in the first instance. For more information, please contact Emily Buttifant via