Senior UX/UI Designer

Ref: MON10953
Salary: Competitive
Department: Design
Location: Notting Hill Village, London (W11)
Position type: Permanent
Hours / Duration: 37.5 hours per week

Our story began with one man and his vision; to bring vibrant, colourful, hand-crafted artisan clothes from faraway places to the markets of London. It is a journey that started on a hippy commune in Ibiza, 1970, and finished with an overland trip east, through Afghanistan and India. Now found in West London, we’re creating vibrant products, and sharing endless discovery.

We are looking for a Senior Digital UX/UI Designer to join us to support us with the exciting development of our brand online.

What you will do as our Senior Digital UX/UI Designer?

  • Work to optimise customer journey and ensure the website performs visually and effectively, owning the design and development of responsive HTML web pages from homepage through to checkout
  • Create engaging layouts for content across the website, external communications and creative projects; designing marketing emails and online communications to our customer base
  • Be responsible for the layout, visual appearance and usability of the Monsoon and Accessorize websites, maintaining brand continuity at all times
  • Work closely with developer team, as well as work cross functionally within the business to ensure consistent design across all channels to market
  • Provide ongoing site maintenance with creative ideas and concepts to drive traffic and improve customer journey/experience
  • Champion design innovation within the digital arena ensuring Monsoon Accessorize remain at the forefront of fashion e-tail
  • Suggest creative solutions to website challenges, including but not limited to driving engagement with content, conversion and brand experience
  • Input into site navigation and strategic plans for future growth
  • Liaise with developers to create a pipeline for website modifications and improvements, working with and inputting into the business roadmap
  • Own evolution of site UI kit
  • Contribute to ad hoc projects as and when required, e.g. brand refresh

What you will need to succeed as our Senior Digital UX/UI Designer?

  • Experience in fashion Ecommerce
  • Creative, self-motivated Designer with a varied portfolio
  • An interest in fashion and arts with strong commercial awareness
  • User focused with a strong understanding of typography, colour and layout
  • Attention to detail
  • Pro-active, well organised, team player
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects
  • Good knowledge of HTML process and website best practice
  • Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator (CS5/6)

What will we offer you in return?

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday with the option to purchase additional holiday through our salary sacrifice scheme
  • Bonus day off each year after 6 months service
  • A pension that you will automatically be enrolled in after 3 months
  • Life assurance (subject to participating in the pension scheme)
  • A flexible working approach
  • Early pay day Friday finish
  • A generous staff discount with up to 50% discount on our products
  • Interest free season ticket loans
  • Discounted gym membership at our on campus gym
  • Additional discounts such as Westfield discount, Taste card membership etc

If this all sounds great and you feel you are who we are looking for, let us know and apply today.

At Monsoon Accessorize we don’t focus only on what we do, we also care about how we do it. Our values and the way we behave are important to us.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce and an environment where we value and respect every individual's unique contribution, enabling all of our employees to thrive and achieve their full potential.

We want to attract the broadest range of talented people and are an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, socio-economic background, religion and/or belief. We will also consider flexible working requests for all roles, unless operational requirements prevent otherwise.

We provide reasonable accommodations as needed to people with disabilities to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at careers@monsoon.co.uk to request discuss any specific requirements.

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