UX UI designer
- Help us make pensions simple and engaging
- Fulltime (part-time options available too)
- London Bridge, London
- Start date: April 2019
For far too long, pensions have been difficult to understand, resulting in us not saving enough for retirement. Our mission is to 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 in a few clicks from any device (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including excessive transfer times, unthinkable exit fees, complicated paperwork, difficult jargon and generally outdated processes.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!
Within our marketing and product team, we’re looking for a UX/UI designer to join us, where you’ll be helping us build the UK’s best pension product.
In this role you’ll 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, UX copywriters, Product Design, and Product Management professionals.
What we’re looking for
- Support for our Head on 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 or permanent capacity.
- Start date: the sooner, the better!
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.
£30-40k p/year (depending on experience and number of days p/week).