Senior Content Designer

Job Title: Senior Content Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: £400 - £425 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21639_1580293887
Contact Name: Jack Thorne
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2020 10:31

Job Description

Content Designer


6 - 12 months contract

INSIDE IR35 - £425

We are currently looking for a Senior Content Designer to work for our client based in Sheffield. Working in an Agile environemnt in multi disciplinary teams

Key responsibilities

  • creating content and developing strategies to help digital services meet user needs and business objectives, and create a clear, joined-up customer journey
  • monitoring and improving content based on user feedback, research and data
  • working effectively with subject matter experts, stakeholders and partners to deliver clear, relevant content
  • ensuring all content assets are user-focused, accurate, optimised appropriately (e.g. for search), and meet relevant design, style and brand guidelines
  • working with colleagues to understand user behaviours and data patterns to improve how services perform
  • ensuring appropriate policy and legal fact checking of content and timely production and publishing
  • taking an overall perspective on business issues, wider implications and long-term impact, and how content can help solve challenges
  • ability to support the wider content team with peer reviews, content audits and benchmarking
  • promoting user-focused content design across the MOJ, its agencies and cross-government groups

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • proven track record developing content to meet user needs for digital services
  • experience working collaboratively in fast-paced agile teams
  • strong original writing for different topics, audience groups, purposes, styles and formats
  • adept at providing simple, clear content to communicate complex issues
  • experience developing content strategies or proposing content solutions to solve business challenges
  • confident communicator: able to persuade; negotiate; influence; network; and work with stakeholders
  • ability to get to the heart of an issue quickly and clearly, demonstrating expert knowledge in an applied setting
  • knowledge of agile ways of working and user-centred content design
  • experience scoping, commissioning and editing content
  • excellent presentation skills with experience presenting content propositions and deliverables to business leads and stakeholders
  • up to date with the latest content trends, ensuring that our solutions respond accordingly
  • experience designing and developing workable content prototypes