UX / UI Design Lead

The Role

We are looking for a dynamic and driven Lead UX Designer to take full ownership for the design of our service, overhaul our website, introducing mobile-first design and best in class UX.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrable design and UX/UI expertise and MUST HAVE previous experience in a SAAS organisation, in particular a digital jobs platform, online network or social media platform.

In recent years there has been a shift in our user behaviour, away from desktop, with nearly 60% of our traffic accessing the site via a mobile / tablet. Despite having a responsive website a number of our features are not optimised for mobile use and need to be adapted. Design is currently under the responsibility of our 5 in-house full-stack developers.

Develop design prototypes based on discussed requirements.
Build static and dynamic web pages by converting the designs into HTML.
Design mobile-based features.
Help back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting if required
Collaborate with technical and management team to improve customer experience.
Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies.
Design based on industry best practices.

Required Experience:
5+ years proven work experience as a web designer or UI/UX expert.
Hands on experience with markup languages.
Experience in web front-end technologies (CSS/Bootstrap 4/HTML/CSS)

Competitive salary
Company pension
20 days annual leave, plus Christmas holidays
Cycle to work scheme
Private Healthcare
Dental Care
Optical Care
Discounts Benefits portal access


Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00

To apply for this role, please send your CV and a cover letter to Philip Large
No agencies - Thank you

The Company

The Mandy Network is a fast growing and innovative digital company operating a portfolio of industry leading websites in the Film, Television and Theatre industry.

Established in 2003, The Mandy Network revolutionised the way Actors and Film Crew find work. The company now has 22 staff comprised mainly of Website Administrators, Marketing, Sales and an in-house Development Team. Our network of websites have rapidly grown to 2m registered users and has market leading positions in both the UK and the US.

All operations are run online out of our North London office. The Mandy Network prides itself on being a great place to work!