Job description

UX Designer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Design & UX

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Tom Byrne

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0161 914 8499

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


UX Designer - Bolton - £40-45k

I have the pleasure of working with a rapidly growing company based in Bolton with really ambitious plans to change their industry. They're looking for a talented  UX Designer to join their team as they look to expand their marketing team. 

Working on a range of large and small scale digital projects from Day 1 this is a brilliant opportunity to get hands on and develop your skills in all things UX Design, from initial discovery phase all the way through to continous testing and improvement. Working with a talented marketing team they offer the opportunity for you to be the advocate for UX in a changing company putting digital improvement at the heart of their changing strategy.

What you'll be doing:

  • Taking ownership of multiple projects and being responsible for the design output.
  • Helping to scope projects by attending stakeholder and customer interviews.
  • Writing heuristic (expert) and competitive analysis reports.
  • Translating stakeholder and customer requirements into engaging user-centred design solutions.
  • Creating and revising IA and UX documentation including: personas, user stories, user flows, sitemaps, content maps and wireframes.
  • Creating low/high fidelity prototypes that can be tested with users.
  • Supporting usability testing sessions, interpreting results and iterating concepts until they meet the user needs and design requirements.
  • Ensure visual design supports and enhances our brand, maintaining a cohesive design language.
  • Writing project documentation e.g. style guides and annotated wireframes.
  • Creating industry leading design work that pushes and inspires the product team.


What they're looking for:

  • Proven record of delivering designs that meet user needs, product requirements and business goals.
  • Strong visual and interaction design experience with the ability to design attractive and usable.
  • interfaces on web, mobile and desktop.
  • Keen design eye with ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography and colour effectively.
  • Consideration of user tasks and goals throughout the design process.
  • Good understanding of interaction design across devices.
  • Experience working with front-end developers.
  • Ability to effectively multi-task, meet deadlines and work well under pressure.
  • Expert-level proficiency in Sketch and/or Photoshop/Illustrator.

For more information get in touch with Tom Byrne on 07 585 221 031 or tom@forwardrole.com

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