Senior Designer - Visual / UX - Print at Edrolo

Full-Time, Content Production, Melbourne, AU melbourne design product full-time
Description
Posted a month ago

We’re an Australian, venture-backed ed-tech startup with global ambitions and an overarching mission to improve education. Our in-house content production, tech, sales, and support functions are unified in supporting secondary students and teachers across New South Wales, Queensland, and Victoria to achieve outstanding learning outcomes with our innovative education resources.

About the role

Our Content Production UX team is responsible for overseeing the visual design of our education products and bringing user experience frameworks and methodologies to a visual design context. As we further develop the suite of products and subjects that our print resources cover, Content UX’s mission is to ensure that users have consistent, frictionless, educationally rich experiences with our resources. The role sits within the wider Content Production Team who are responsible for creating the next generation of print and digital resources for our secondary education users. The Content Production Team collaborates with teams in Sales, Support, and Tech/Digital and Executive.

Key responsibilities

  • Apply user-centred principles and methodologies to print and static content design
  • Mentoring a large team of junior designers with designing templates and design systems for our textbook titles
  • Partner with delivery teams and content authors to help realise their vision and support student outcomes
  • Contribute to developing the design language and culture of the Content Production team
  • Be involved in user research and usability testing
  • Measure design impact and improvement over time using qualitative and quantitative data
  • Championing design consistency and user empathy within the team
  • Understand the end user’s (student’s) needs and translate this into visual design solutions
  • Mixture of user research, testing, trials, and hand-on design
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of the Content Production UX function

About you

Firstly, you care deeply about the mission to improve education.

You value working with people who care for each other, who are intellectually curious and display intellectual humility, who love new ideas and figuring out tough problems.

You believe in the importance of a great working environment and culture and seek to enhance these.

You value feedback and are looking for opportunities to learn and grow.

Does the following sound like you?

  • You’re an experienced visual designer with experience working in design for publishing and/or print resources.
  • You’re comfortable and familiar with working in Adobe CC and Google Workspace.
  • You’re interested in user-centred design principles and methodologies and passionate about applying these in a visual design context. to achieve the best learning outcomes for teachers and students
  • You think deeply about design and are passionate about developing design language and design thinking in a large team context.
  • You are a strong written and verbal communicator, and love exploring and sharing ideas through the medium of writing.
  • You are excellent at building relationships with internal and external users.
  • You’re energised by a dynamic working environment, and keen to make the move to a mission-driven company with plenty of opportunities for growth.
  • You possess a growth mindset and orientation towards continuous improvement and learning.
  • You have a passion for lifelong learning and enjoying bringing that to work. Edrolo is a learning organisation who lives their values.

About the offer

We’re looking forward to a great new Edroller joining our team and want to empower them to achieve great things with us. In return we’re offering the opportunity to:

  • Be part of an organisation that genuinely believes in its mission to improve education
  • Access true career development and progression opportunities driven by fast business growth
  • Make a meaningful contribution to our client support team, clients and end users
  • Flexible working hours and casual dress
  • Work alongside talented, passionate and fun colleagues

Next steps

We’re actively looking for great talent to join us and we’re recruiting for this position on a rolling basis. We therefore recommend you apply as soon as you're able to.

  • If you’re not ready to apply just yet, but instead want to have a chat about the position, please simply hit 'apply' and in the 'questions' section include a short introduction to yourself, any questions you have, and your contact details. There is no need to attach a CV at this stage or to answer any other questions. We'll then be in touch to have a chat.
  • Once you’re ready to apply – go for it with the confidence that we’ll be in touch to let you know the outcome of your application.
  • We believe in transparency and in our conversations with applicants we’ll share with you what the rest of the process looks like