Senior UX Designer
City Site

Job reference: 009710

Location: City Site

Closing date: 07/12/2021

Salary : Grade I (£39,739 - £50,296 p.a.)

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Professional Services

School/Section : Communications, Admissions, Marketing and Student Recruitment (CAMS)

NTU is a great place to work. We take care of our colleagues with flexible and competitive packages, and the opportunities for genuine professional progress. We respect and value all our staff, because we know that it takes a strong and diverse workforce to maintain the kind of success we’ve achieved.

Our award-winning research is celebrated around the world, and we’re proud of our strategic partnerships. It’s all down to the ability of our people to shape, create and innovate, in whatever capacity they work with us. Our continued success — underpinned by the number of prestigious national awards we’ve won — has hinged on two commitments: creating excellent global collaborations, and harnessing the talents of all our people.

NTU is a university at the peak of its powers, but we know we can still go even further. Join us in our mission to become ‘the university of the future’ — seize the challenge and adventure of working with an organisation where progress never stops. This is your career, reimagined.

Our CAMS (Communications, Admissions, Marketing and Student Recruitment) team is looking for a Senior UX Designer to steer a clear design direction to evolve and future proof the University's website. Reporting to the Head of Web and User Experience, the role will lead the digital design of Nottingham Trent University’s website and support the web development team to deliver exceptional user experiences.

The role is highly collaborative, working closely with web development, digital content and marketing colleagues to deliver user-centric experiences. Key to this role will be educating stakeholders on the value of UX design, and the impact it can have for business goals.

With in-depth knowledge of UX design principles and usability best practices, you’ll be highly skilled in the use of digital design applications and have a sound understanding of how to translate user needs. An excellent multi-tasker, you will have experience of developing storyboards and customer journey flows, facilitating client workshops and agile sprint planning and delivery.

Closing date: Tuesday 7 December 2021

Interview date: Wednesday 15 December 2021

If you have questions about this role, please contact Michelle Porter, Head of Web and User Experience at

NTU prides itself on being an inclusive employer. We value and celebrate equality in opportunities, and we welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of our communities.

This role is open to non-UK/Irish applicants subject to current UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) rules. Please ensure that you have the appropriate right to work in the UK for this role and consult the Home Office website for further information.

We’re proud of how far we’ve come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming ‘the university of the future’. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further?​​​​​​​

Please note that this role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and successful applicants will be asked to declare any unspent criminal convictions. ​​​​​​​


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