Visual Designer

Employer: ZPG - Zoopla Location: London Salary: £Competitive Industry: Property Job Level: Non-Manager Hours: Full Time
Zoopla – Visual Designer
Working within the Zoopla product team in a multi-disciplinary and collaborative environment you will produce user-focused and super-engaging visual design for B2B tools such as Zoopla Pro and B2B experiences on Zoopla. You`ll play a key role in our UXD processes in a variety of ways from concept exploration to quick fixes to the live site.

As we evolve the Zoopla proposition you`ll help shape the experience of our agents and partners – with the ultimate aim of increasing user engagement and ensuring we secure market dominance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Product, UX, Optimisation, UI development and Marketing to deliver high-standard responsive visual design and Interaction patterns – from concept to execution
  • Help develop a cohesive design language to guide the look and feel of the ZPG portfolio of products, and an evolving brand
  • Work with and Input into a style guide and pattern library

Skills required:

Essential:

  • Appreciation and understanding of, and proven ability in UCD
  • Degree-level or equivalent experience in a Design-led subject
  • Commercial experience at high volumes with a focus on conversion
  • Keen design aesthetic with ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography and colour effectively
  • Ability to introduce a fresh and creative perspective
  • Collaborative and able to input into the full UXD process within an agile environment
  • Consideration of user tasks and goals throughout the design process
  • Good understanding of interaction design across devices
  • Experience working with front-end developers
  • Experience in delivering design assets for consumer and B2B products
  • Confidence and ability to present and sell ideas
  • Ability to effectively multi-task, meet deadlines and work well under pressure
  • Expert-level proficiency in Sketch, PhotoShop and/or Illustrator
  • An outstanding portfolio showcasing your talent

In addition, you will have these personal attributes

  • You have a natural interest in user experience design, focused on user needs and goals
  • You are a creative thinker
  • Flexible, adaptable, pragmatic and down-to-earth
  • Proactive, positive, with a sense of ownership
  • Great interpersonal skills