We’re Edo, a user-centred consultancy based in central Bristol. We work with our clients to shape strategy, build websites and applications, create digital brands, and give people the skills and confidence they need to help their organisations grow and succeed.
We’re a purpose-led business, working with organisations who make a difference in the world. We’re extremely proud of our client base which includes: Barnardo’s, Bristol Energy, Citizens Advice, St John Ambulance, Alzheimer’s Society and British Heart Foundation to name but a few.
We’re looking for a midweight User Experience Consultant
We have ambitious plans to expand our experience offering in 2018. We’re looking for a commercially-focused consultant to join our user experience team.
We’re looking for someone who is naturally consultative, comfortable managing their own workload effectively, whilst also being guided by a lead consultant and wider project team.
We’re passionate about inspiring and directing our clients toward them making better, more meaningful connections with their customers and their own teams. We’re after someone who can reassure, influence and solve the complex design problems our clients face on their journey to transform themselves into future fit, customer-centred organisations.
The role of User Experience Consultant is responsible for leading on client engagements, and driving relationships forward.
Strategic research - you begin by asking the right questions, using skills of empathy and enquiry, across a range of audiences. This helps to understand the problem space and construct clearly-articulated hypotheses to act as the foundation on which to pull apart assumption and validate the path to designing the right outcomes.
We make strategic recommendations, based on robust evidence, to inform the creation of customer-focused products and organisational service design.
IA & Design - you’ll follow best practice user-centred design process to bring concepts to life, involving techniques in Information Architecture, Content design and prototyping.
Client influence - through your engagements with clients, you develop good rapport and learn how to appropriately influence and educate key staff and stakeholders.
See full job description here.
At Edo, we believe in a positive work / life balance. We have a dedicated People team ensuring that the wellbeing of our employees is paramount. As well as a generous salary, as part of the Edo team, you’ll also receive:
- Minimum of 25 days holiday (increases with long service, and you’ll have the opportunity to buy/sell leave)
- Your birthday off
- BUPA cash plan - claim back prescriptions, eye/dental care and more
- Company matched pension scheme and life assurance
- Childcare vouchers
- Enhanced maternity and paternity pay
- Training and development opportunities
- Retail discounts
- Friday beer o’clock (or… wine o’clock/cider o’clock/lemonade o’clock)
- Monthly knowledge share
- Cycle2Work scheme
Our office is pretty great too. We’re based at The Quorum on Old Market roundabout meaning we are really central, and a 10 minute walk from the train station. Our office:
- Is open plan to encourage collaboration
- Has secure bike parking
- Has a free gym and showers
- Gets a weekly seasonal fruit delivery
- Enjoys local Extract Coffee and a swanky coffee machine
- Supports a local charity
- Is passionate about recycling and the local community
We also are a highly social business - we have great summer and Christmas parties, plus plenty of opportunities to socialise through various social and sports clubs. We also have monthly knowledge share lunches and support a selected local charity through volunteering and fundraising. It’s not just us that thinks this is a great place to work though, we received the SPARKies ‘Best place to work in tech’ award in 2017!
How to apply
If you are interested in applying for this role please email your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please do not contact us if you represent a recruitment agency - we already work with a small number of recruiters and aren't looking to work with any more.