UX/UI Designer

Full time

The role

Are you a passionate and talented UX and UI Designer looking for an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact? Do you thrive in a creative and collaborative environment where your ideas can shape the digital landscape? If so, we have the perfect role for you!

We are an independent agency, specialising in creating exceptional digital experiences for a diverse range of clients. As a UX and UI Designer, you will play a crucial role in driving innovation, defining user experiences, and crafting visually stunning interfaces that align with our clients’ brand visions. Your skills will be instrumental in bringing our projects to life and making a lasting impression on users.

Our Perspective

What we need from you:

User Experience (UX) Design

  • Conduct in-depth user research, including interviews, surveys, and usability testing, to understand user needs, behaviours, and pain points.
  • Develop user personas, journey maps, and user flows to inform the design process and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to translate user insights into actionable design solutions.
  • Create wireframes, prototypes, and interactive mockups to illustrate and validate design concepts.
  • Continuously iterate on designs based on feedback, user testing, and project requirements.

User Interface (UI) Design

  • Work closely with clients and internal stakeholders to understand brand guidelines and interpret brand direction into visually compelling digital interfaces.
  • Create high-fidelity UI designs for websites, applications, and other digital platforms, ensuring consistency, accessibility, and responsiveness.
  • Develop design systems and component libraries to maintain brand coherence and streamline the design process.
  • Collaborate with developers to ensure seamless integration of UI designs into the final products.

Creative Problem Solving

  • Proactively identify design challenges and propose innovative solutions that balance user needs with business goals.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies to incorporate fresh ideas into projects.

Team Collaboration

  • Collaborate with a diverse team of designers, developers, project managers, and other stakeholders to drive project success.
  • Communicate design concepts effectively and provide clear rationale behind design decisions.

Your Perspective

Your skills & experience:

  • Qualifications in UX/UI Design, Interaction Design, Graphic Design, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a UX/UI Designer or similar role, with a strong portfolio showcasing your work.
  • Proficiency in design tools such as Adobe Creative Suite and Figma.
  • Solid understanding of user-centred design principles and best practices.
  • Experience with user research methodologies and usability testing.
  • Strong knowledge of responsive design and mobile-first principles.
  • Familiarity with front-end development technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript) is a plus.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team-oriented environment.
  • Highly motivated, detail-oriented, and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Adaptability and willingness to embrace feedback and continuous improvement.

What you can expect of us

An environment to flourish. A flexible working environment - choose between the beauty of the Ribble Valley countryside or the hustle and bustle of Manchester city centre. A focus on wellness in the workplace.

  • Competitive salary.
  • Pension scheme.
  • A healthcare plan.
  • A childcare voucher scheme.
  • Bike-to-work scheme.
  • Employee discount platform.
  • A clear progression route.

We are proud to employ people of all backgrounds who possess the talent, energy and focus to accelerate our vision forward. Each employee is encouraged to bring their whole self to work, knowing that Workhouse values individuality as much as we value collaboration.

Sound like the right thing for you?