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Senior Content & UX Designer

Job Title: Senior Content & UX Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Industry:
IT
Salary: 34788-37849
Start Date: March 2020
Reference: 4213
Job Published: February 17, 2020 12:56

Job Description

Senior Content and UX Designer x2
We’re at the start of our IT Transformation Programme to improve and bring together the technologies used across the council. Delivering services that our users and citizens expect and deserve, work with us to think bigger and bolder.

Come and join our team of Content and UX Designers to improve and build better digital services. 

Directorate
Resources
Job Type
Digital
Working Hours
Full Time, Part Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Location
City Hall, College Green, BS1 5TR
Pay Grade
BG12
Salary
£34,788 - £37,849 pro-rata
DBS
Not Applicable
Closing Date
01/03/2020
Ref No
4213
Documents
Person Specification
(PDF, 59.3kb)
Job Description
(PDF, 54.07kb)
What we need

We need a digital all rounder who can understand users, use data to shape decisions, create content and forms, and who’s able to communicate this convincingly to business stakeholders.

It’s a varied role as you’ll work with many different services across the council; from bins, to taxi licensing, to social care for adults. And you'll be researching, prototyping, wireframing, writing content, building forms, user testing, interpreting analytics.

We have 2 permanent roles available one which is 37 hours per week, and the other which is 30 hours per week.

Find out more

Find out more about the role, the benefits we offer and why you should come to Bristol below.

https://www.bristol.gov.uk/web/senior-content-ux-designer

We help and support each other and learn from each other a lot. It’s a nice environment where people can be themselves.

Why Bristol City Council

At Bristol City Council, we go that extra mile for our people; we offer a work environment which is fast moving and supportive, giving you the chance to use your skills and develop new ones within a high profile organisation.

Join us and you’ll receive a generous rewards package including flexible working and flexi-time, membership of the Local Government Pension scheme, and a generous annual leave allowance. In addition you’ll be working in a supportive environment where you’ll have the chance to make Bristol a better place and contribute to its future.

How to apply

If you share our values and are ready to be part of our exciting journey select the apply button below.

To be successful in being shortlisted for interview, you'll need to submit an application which fully demonstrates how you meet each of the essential criteria as laid out in the Person Specification, this should be demonstrated in the ‘Further Information’ section of your application. Your application should fully evidence your education and training, along with your previous employment history. On occasion we will receive high numbers of applications, we may then shortlist against the desirable criteria along with the essential criteria, therefore please demonstrate how you can meet desirable criteria if you can.

Recruitment timeline:

Shortlisting: 3 and 4 March
Interviews: 9 and 10 March
At Bristol City Council, we value having a workforce as diverse as the City we serve. We therefore welcome, develop and promote people from all sections of the community.