Service Designer - UX & CX experience

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    City of London, London

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Service Designer - UX & CX experience

Duration: 3-6 months

IR35 Status: Inside IR35

Experis are currently recruiting for a Service Designer role with a public sector client of ours. The successful contractor will be responsible for defining the customer-facing services/experiences and will contribute to the service design function, in addition they will be acting as a consultant on a 'Digital Journey' project.

The client is looking for a contractor with a strong knowledge of knowledge of service design techniques: service maps/blueprints, customer journey mapping, UX and CX.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Finalise and agree the customer strategy with clarity on customer needs, market focus, customer segments and channels.
  • Analyse failure within existing services, identify root causes for that failure and create services and propositions that address those issues.
  • Lead the development of KPI's, SLA's, services and processes, and define the end-to-end service blueprints.
  • Partner with the internal stakeholders to work with their design agency to define customer experience maps and journeys (considering customer segments, channels, engagement touchpoints against KPI's, SLA's etc).
  • Outline capability gaps in the future organisational model identified in the service blueprint analysis, highlighting implications, trade-offs and supplier role/responsibility considerations.

Essential experience

  • Broad discipline experience across customer strategy, Service Design, CX and technology.
  • Excellent stakeholder engagement skills - used to engaging with ExCo level on complex subjects and gaining buy in.
  • Experience of working on transformation programmes.
  • Experience of designing services that meet user needs and are delivered through integrated digital and/or non-digital services.
  • Experience using design in the development of strategy, including the evaluation of strategies to ensure that user needs, and business requirements are met.
  • Experience leading the analysis and synthesis of outputs from workshops and other research/design activity, for instance, user journeys and service flows.

Essential technical knowledge and skills

  • Deep knowledge of service design techniques: service maps/blueprints, customer journey mapping, UX and CX.
  • Demonstrable strategic thinking skills with the ability to articulate a vision to drive change.
  • Superb collaboration skills across multidisciplinary teams i.e. finance, compliance, IT, product, channel.
  • Ability to rapidly develop high-level service prototypes and wire-frames to communicate strategy.
  • Solid technical skills, particularly around APIs and apps and ability to understand and make decisions involving digital technology is essential.