Location: Worcester, United Kingdom

Contract Type: Permanent Full Time

Hours: 37.5 per week

About the role:

Dolphin designs and builds software for blind, partially sighted and dyslexic people with a distribution channel in over forty countries. Dolphin software makes a real difference to our customers - helping individuals get online and connect with family and friends, helping students to fully engage and succeed in education and helping employees to excel in a variety of work environments.

 

We are looking for a designer to deliver visual designs and assets for our software, our website and our marketing materials. A designer who can advocate for accessibility and usability.

Responsibilities:

Reporting to our Marketing Manager, you will:

  • Deliver detailed visual designs and assets, considering both usability and accessibility, for our website and our software products
  • Deliver detailed visual designs and assets for our digital and print marketing resources. Both in native and non-native language
  • Own and maintain our visual style guides and image library, ensuring consistency across all our resources
  • Collaborate with project stakeholders to gather input for your visual design process to help understand and define requirements. Coordinate the review and sign-off of visual designs
  • Continually update your own knowledge of new trends, design tools and standards
  • Contribute to marketing team meetings and other marketing activities as required

Skills and experience:

Essential: 

  • Proficient use of Adobe Creative Suite including Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
  • A portfolio of work and experience within a similar role
  • Qualification in Graphic Design, Interface Design or similar
  • An understanding of accessibility and usability, ideally a working knowledge of the WCAG (web accessibility guidelines)

Desirable: 

  • Knowledge of Adobe XD and experience building interactive prototypes 
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS or Bootstrap 

Personal characteristics:

  • We are looking for people who are self-motivated, enthusiastic, and results driven
  • You should seek responsibility, demonstrate effective decision-making skills and be comfortable working under your own initiative
  • You will need to be organised and methodical in your approach to work, and able to concentrate on detail, with a high degree of quality control
  • Communication and team working skills are essential as you must be able to contribute to cross functional projects
  • You should be customer focused and demonstrate commercial awareness
  • Be keen to learn, share your ideas and support change
  • Everyone at Dolphin is expected to work in the spirit of our ethos of inclusivity

Want to apply?

Please submit your CV with a covering letter using our online application form. Make sure you've read about our recruitment process so you know what to expect if your application is successful. We look forward to hearing from you soon!