The Ideal Candidate

  • Explore, define and recommend new tools and approaches to solve creative goals
  • Be self-motivated, inspiring the team to produce user-centered design, while meeting deadlines
  • Capable of taking a project through to full production
  • Understand branding and corporate identity standards
  • Design workflows and layouts capable of functioning on multiple devices and platforms including tablets and mobile
  • Proficiency in developing wireframes or comps demonstrating a user-centric design approach
  • Ability to work well across multiple departments independently, as well as the ability to interact productively within team meetings and challenge then to think beyond what’s expected
  • Planning and time-management skills, with demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously, prioritize projects, and meet deadlines
  • Stay abreast of new technologies that could benefit the business
  • Willingness to perform usability testing and initiate design reviews

Key Skills

  • Create intuitive and detailed wireframes
  • Define user tasks and interaction flows
  • Create screen-level interaction designs
  • Write user interface specifications that capture proposed designs in detail
  • Work with a multi-disciplinary team to evaluate the feasibility of proposed solutions
  • Provide feedback to the development team on the execution of HTML and functionality of your designs
  • Participate in brainstorming and driving new features for mobile and website enhancements
  • Clearly communicate and present concepts and ideas to clients (both internal and external)

Bonus points for

  • Be helpful and supportive to your piers, always ask if you can be of assistance
  • Mentor, inspire, lead by example and help develop colleagues
  • Considers campaign-ability of proposed designs
  • Generates useful, usable (and re-usable) ideas
  • If client demands mean the team have to work late, or go the extra mile – work as a team to achieve this
  • Be aware of Avvio’s offering, brand ethos and client portfolio
  • Contribute towards Avvio’s growth with the client through active pitches and proven results
  • Be proactive in questioning and flagging concerns and seeking advice
  • Adhere to critical project timelines and budgets
  • Ensure Avvio’s brand is always represented
  • General housekeeping i.e. archiving, monitoring of supplies etc.
  • Create a good team spirit
  • Take pride and ownership for the jobs you work on
    • Proficient in all Creative Suite Applications
    • At least 5 years previous agency experience required
    • Pro-active ‘can do’ attitude
    • Self starter with a passion to get things done
    • A confident team player and well motivated
    • Good communication skills