Content Designer

  • Job Reference: CLACCCTNEW
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Love Success plc
  • Location: Newcastle, Tyne and Wear
  • Salary: £400 to £540 Per Day
  • Sector: Marketing/Advertising/PR
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 2months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client, a global management consultancy, is looking for content designer:

Your role will entail the following:

● Develop content plans and strategies based on user needs
● Write clear, usable, and accessible content in plain English
● Review content to make sure it's accurate, relevant, accessible, and written in line with GOV.UK style
● Communicate the principles of content design to your service team and others across your organisation
● Advocate for users of your service by challenging requests that don't support their needs
● Design the content of a range of digital services for citizen users
● Be involved in the approval and governance process
● Work with colleagues across teams to agree on the intent of the service to ensure this is met by the content you produce

You will possess the following experience and skills:

  • Stakeholder relationship management
  • Identify key stakeholders, tailoring communication to their needs, and works with teams to build relationships whilst also meeting user needs
  • Take opposing views to reach consensus
  • Understand how to work with stakeholders and contribute to improving these relationships, using evidence to explain decisions made
  • Strategic thinking
  • Able to define strategies and policies, providing guidance to others on working in the strategic context
  • Evaluate current strategies to ensure that business requirements are being met and exceeded where possible
  • Able to work autonomously.
  • Create effective content for digital channels
  • Identify and engage with users or stakeholders to collate user needs evidence
  • Understand and define research that fits user needs
  • Able to use quantitative and qualitative data about users to turn user focus into outcomes

A content designer works on the end-to-end journey of a service to help users complete their goal and government deliver a policy intent. Their work may involve the creation of, or change to, a transaction, product or single piece of content that stretches across digital and offline channels.