UX Designer

Ascential Group
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Perm Full Time
London, UK
Competitive Market Rate Salary
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We're looking for a UX Designer to join our team in London. As part of our Marketing function, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Data driven user journey and IA design
  • Auditing existing journeys and feeding requirements into our product team
  • Implementing an iterative approach to enhancing user journeys and wireframes
  • Leveraging user data + empirical research to deliver best in class experiences
  • Detail requirements for user tracking studies/UX surveys
  • Create goal-based personas (archetypes,) to rationalise approach
  • Presenting user journeys and wireframes to key stakeholders


Key Accountabilities

  • Conduct UX audits for all our Marketing real estate – forms, landing pages, emails, site journeys etc leveraging user data and empirical research on UX best practice
  • Brief data and insight team on user data needs to validate recommendations
  • Working with the brand team to evolve brand guidelines into design systems
  • Develop backlog for UX enhancements, prioritising using value scoring (value vs. complexity)
  • Develop iterative wireframes (from low-fi to high-fi wireframes,) with build notes for the Front-End developers to implement
  • Lead internal showcases on new UX designs, working with the data and insight team to forecast performance impact of new designs
  • Work closely with the CX strategist to consider UX within the context of wider CX needs
  • Work within the Marketing Performance and Automation team to understand user need states across multichannel
  • Develop goal-based personas (archetypes,) on which to build the foundation of UX designs
  • Work with the wider design studio on metadata, version control, and digital asset management for all UX output
  • Providing regular periodic status reports feeding back on UX roadmap
  • Foster a dynamic industrious and delivery culture across the team. Drive celebration of our wins, and lessons to be learned from our losses


Your Experience

  • Strong demonstrable experience as a UX designer/consultant
  • Journey design and IA experience, using multiple data points to drive design
  • Experience of creating and managing design systems
  • Understanding HTML, CSS, JavaScript to aid design (understanding both the benefits and challenges of these technologies in the end product.)
  • Previous experience of conducting user testing via either physical or virtual panels
  • Power user of visual design software e.g. Adobe suite, Sketch etc.
  • A data-driven mindset and the ability to strategize with cross-functional teams and execute marketing campaigns
  • Ability to lead multiple projects at the same time in a fast-paced environment


What We Offer             

Our benefits package incorporates what we’re passionate about – unlocking your future, overall well-being and sustainability – whilst giving you control over your benefits.

  • 25 days of holiday per year – with the option to buy or sell between 1-5 days
  • Great learning and development opportunities
  • Pension, Private Medical and Dental Insurance plans
  • Life Assurance; Income Protection and Critical Illness covers
  • Option to opt into the Ascential Shares Scheme
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Season ticket loans

In addition, we offer flexible benefit packages that include Childcare Vouchers; Cycle to Work; Retail Vouchers; Gourmet Card; Gym Flex; Gadget Insurance, Health Assessments and Will Writing.

We also place great importance on health, lifestyle and well-being consistently, in which you will have the options to fuel up on free fruit, attend yoga sessions, join our running club, or perhaps taking up on a lunchtime massages.


About Ascential

Ascential is a specialist, global, information company that helps the world’s most ambitious businesses win in the digital economy.



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