Senior Content Designer (GOV.UK)

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £400.00 - £500.00 per day

  • Contact:

    James Cook

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 months

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Senior Content Designer (GOV.UK), Government Digital, Public Sector, UX, Experience, User, User-Centred, Designer, Designing, Designed, Developer, Developed, Developing, Website, Platform,

Our Central Government client based in London are recruiting for a Senior Content Designer.

Location: London

IR35: Out of Scope

Minimum Requirement:

  • Create, iterate and manage user-centred content using analytics, user feedback, user research and other sources of information, as well as contributing to content principles, improvements and patterns
  • Work closely with other members of your multidisciplinary team to understand user needs and agree the right design approach
  • Review the work of other content designers and experts from other disciplines, and give constructive and honest feedback
  • Identify relevant stakeholders and collaborate effectively
  • Work closely with a multidisciplinary team to identify user needs, write and map user stories, design content plans, create and publish content
  • Lead on managing relationships between your team and other teams across the organisation to ensure consistency and sharing best practice
  • Contribute to the GDS content community and the cross-government content community
  • Help other team members understand what content design is, why it's important and how to work with content designers

Key Skills / Experience

  • Significant experience creating, iterating and managing user-centred content
  • Significant experience using analytics, user feedback, user research and other sources of information to improve content
  • Strong project management capability, including the ability to coordinate a number of projects simultaneously and adapt to changing priorities
  • Significant experience working with stakeholders to understand their issues whilst maintaining content quality
  • Experience of leading small teams
  • Experience designing and implementing content strategies, as well as proposing and implementing new processes
  • Experience of being responsible for the quality of the work of others and providing constructive feedback on their writing
  • Attention to detail
  • The ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • It is desirable that you have some experience working with GOV.UK or other government sites

Security Clearance: BPSS

Interview Process: Telephone