Ultiro is a Sweden based IT company that helps Scandinavian businesses and organizations to create innovative digital solutions working with diverse tech talent. We have the largest platform and business structure in Scandinavia for sourcing top IT talent from Africa. We are an impact sourcing service provider (ISSP) with a powerful mission to create opportunities for collaboration and cross-cultural partnerships
Ultiro AB is looking for a senior designer you will be primarily responsible for the management of the design function, ensuring all websites have a fully optimized UX/UI and are kept up to date with latest promotional offers and products.
With at least 3 years’ experience, you will have developed a deep understanding of the latest web design and illustrator packages i.e. Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator, Figma. You will be fully conversant with the latest web design techniques and best practices. A good communicator who can manage multiple projects, and prioritize work with a team of designers according to business needs.
What you will need to do…
Oversee, manage, and execute all design projects, from conception to delivery. Ensure multiple projects and priorities are managed in conjunction with agreed objectives.
Own the brand…design original pieces, including illustrations and infographics. Ensure consistency in brand delivery and tone. Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects.
Regularly review junior designers’ work to ensure high quality, providing guidance and support to develop personal skills/knowledge.
Refine images, fonts and layouts using graphic design software
Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/promotions
Constantly improve UX/UI to deliver an optimized customer experience
Create and maintain files for all creative assets and resources, such as software, art materials, and special fonts, which are needed for record-keeping and referencing
Stay up to date with industry developments, tools and techniques ensuring best practice is shared within the team
What we want you to be really good at…
• Planning, communication and execution of design projects, in conjunction with team.
• A great communicator that can establish effective relationships with key stakeholders to ensure full alignment with business priorities and objectives.
• An eye for detail that never settles for second best, you will review all design work to ensure quality and consistency with brand values.
• Constantly wants to evolve and improve creative execution, always seeking to be better and more
innovative, you actively seek feedback from internal teams to ensure website UX/UI is delivering a
best in class customer experience.
• Always seek to drive and motivate your team to get the best from them. You understand the
importance of regular team appraisals and feedback on personal performance to help get the very
best from the people around you.
The stuff you are doing already
With at least 3 years’ experience as a designer, you have a great portfolio and ready to prove yourself in a leadership role. You know the software packages and know how to get the best out of them
A self-starter, who doesn’t take “no” for an answer. Must have the ability to multi-task and work under time pressure.
Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport at all levels with stakeholders and customers
Excellent organizational, planning and time management skills
Motivated to succeed, enthusiastic, confident, proactive, and driven.
An ability to think “like a customer”, put yourself in their shoes, and relate that to UX/UI designs.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Computer proficiency, Inc. Microsoft Office Suite, Google Docs, and graphic design tools and packages such as Figma/Sketch, Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator (or similar).
Good understanding of sales promotions and design briefs.
The kind of person we want to join the team
Betty Bingo is a young company with big ambitions, so we are looking for someone who feels the same way and really wants to get involved in the growth of our business. We are growing the team quickly so you can fully expect your role to develop and grow over time, and we also want to promote team members internally as we believe in rewarding staff loyalty. So, expect lots of change but we know the kind of person we want to join us…
Creative – You are passionate about great designs and want to deliver something truly unique and compelling, that will set the brand apart from the crowd
Driven – you never stop and never give up…No is a word you never use, and you’ve never heard of “I can’t do that”
Passionate – you love the customer and understand how important they are to the business, most importantly you know the value of a happy customer. You celebrate with the customer, never at their expense.
Team Player – you need to lead from the front but you are also part of a growing team so you recognize there is no “I” in the team and prepared to work with other stakeholders to deliver the best for the business.
Dependable – you understand the importance of your team and delivering for the customer. You deliver what you say, 24/7.
Flexible – we are growing and changing so you need to recognize this and prepared to roll with it,
what is right today might not be right tomorrow. Our customers are growing also, so we need to be
able to quickly adapt to their changing needs.