Product Designer

Edinburgh, United Kingdom · Design · REF18N

Description

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FreeAgent is one of the leading online accounting platforms in the UK with over 70,000 customers and continued fast growth. We’ve got a world-class NPS score and this role is an opportunity to make a real difference to people and their businesses as we work towards making them happier and more successful by putting them in control of their finances.

We’re looking for a highly skilled designer to join the product design team on our mission to make businesses happier and more successful by putting them in control of their finances.

FreeAgent’s product designers form part of a wider design team that also includes communications designers and UX researchers. As a designer at FreeAgent you’ll be expected to champion your work and be prepared to explain and promote your ideas. Front and centre to our work, we strive tirelessly to create the very best experience for our customers. We'll encourage you to be brave, take risks and fail without fear, because we believe in the value of the journey and in learning by making. It’s fast-paced at times, but it’s always fun!


What you'll do

As a member of our product design team, you'll be working on the core FreeAgent application, designing new features or improving old ones and collaborating with the development team and our users to make FreeAgent better than ever.

The work is fast-paced, challenging and varied and on any given day you might be:


You'll need to be comfortable having your work critiqued, and collaborating closely with fellow designers and engineers. You should champion your work and be ready to fight your corner, but with an awareness of what's best for the people who use it. We'll encourage you to be brave, take risks and fail without fear, because we believe in the value of the journey and in learning by making.

Requirements

What we're looking for

Ideally you’ll have previous experience of working in an agency, as successful freelancer or as an in-house designer, and can demonstrate:

Benefits

Work environment

This is a full time permanent position, working from our lovely offices at Edinburgh Quay (convenient for Haymarket train station and airport links).We encourage continual self-development and hold bi-annual company hack days. We work smarter, not harder, and try to have fun doing it! We want people to feel nurtured and at ease to be themselves, so they feel empowered and engaged to do their best work. We value our diverse team, and the variety of experiences and backgrounds only make us stronger.For more about our selection process, benefits package, application process and much more, head over to our careers site: www.freeagent.com/careers

Applying for the role

Our application process is simple; just upload your CV and portfolio and answer a few questions about why you are interested in this opportunity. Our selection process usually involves a phone interview, a practical exercise and a visit to our beautiful Edinburgh office so you can meet and get to know the team. Don’t worry, we’re a nice bunch and we work hard to make the process as straightforward, transparent and enjoyable as possible. We welcome applications from applicants with varied backgrounds and perspectives.

Don’t forget to tell us about why you think FreeAgent is the right place for you to make a difference.We look forward to hearing from you!

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