UI Designer


ContractUI Design
Posted 4 years ago
  • Help us in making pensions simple and engaging.
  • Freelance, flexible on projects
  • London Bridge, London
  • Start date: February 2019

About us

For far too long, pensions have been difficult to understand, resulting in us not saving enough for retirement. Our mission is fix things – by making pensions simple and engaging. We do this by helping customers combine their pensions into one online plan. And once they’ve joined us, we help them to manage, contribute and withdraw money from any device they like (including our mobile app).

We’ve been doing this since 2015, and in that time we’ve built the UK’s fastest growing and most loved pension brand. From a clear and simple transfer journey, to a beautiful app, easy top-ups, and stress-free withdrawals, we’re building a pension service that’s fit for today, and for tomorrow.

We’re also on a crusade to challenge and change bad practices in the pensions industry, including excessive transfer times, unthinkable exit fees, complicated paperwork, difficult jargon and generally outdated processes. This means speaking up when things are unfair.

We’re London-based (Borough Market / Southbank) and backed by some of the world’s biggest money managers. State Street is one of our biggest external shareholders since December 2018.

Do you want to join a brilliant team of motivated and socially conscious people, excited about building a company that’s shaking up the traditional pensions industry? Then we need you!

The role

Within our marketing and product team, we’re looking for a Freelance UI Designer to join us in our London office for two days a week, where you’ll be helping us build the UK’s best pension product.

In this role you will be using your knack for digital design to create stunning creatives for our (online) marketing channels, design and assist on landing pages and work with the product team to build the best pension product for tomorrow. You will need to be a confident designer who is able to keep up with the latest design trends and concepts, as you will be taking control of establishing design guidelines for the business.

Reporting to our Head of Design, you’ll work closely with our team of experts including Brand & Communications, Product Design, and Product Management professionals.

What we’re looking for

  • Support for our Head of Design on producing (digital) assets for our campaigns, site and product.
  • Proficient in Sketch, with experience of Adobe CC products
  • Experience with animation tools, with a working knowledge of animation principles (using software such as Anima Timeline, After effects)
  • Creating sketches, wireframes, and prototypes by following UX/UI best practices
  • Availability to join the team in a freelance capacity, based in our London office two days per week
  • February 2019 start date

Is this for you?

This role would ideally suit someone who has 2+ years experience in digital design, interaction and/or animation. We welcome a wide diversity of candidates. The right drive is often more important than the relevant experience or degrees.

So, if you have an interest in fintech and would love to shape our brand and product with your design skills, get in touch with us.


The role of Freelance UI Designer pays £200-£300 per day (depending on experience).

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