Saïd Business School are recruiting for a UX Specialist reporting to the Director of Service Delivery and Change.
A UX Designer leads the design strategy for a business or product line and is an expert user of a number of design tools, being a mentor for the business and leads the presentation of design to stakeholders.
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to be in an extremely important influencing and coaching role. You will be expected to lead matrixed groups through UX principles and create solutions that teams understand and buy into.
You will need to train teams on communicating for action versus information and needs to guide teams on how to communicate processes with students via journeys on the student portal and VLE.
You will need to setup a centre of excellence for the University and create that space for knowledge sharing and best practice.
To be considered for this role you will need to have innovative new ideas to improve process or product and be able to prepare implementation plans.
You will need to demonstrate collaboration and teamwork, along with a high level of cooperation between all members of the work group and achieve objectives requiring a high level of cooperation from people in other parts of the organisation.
We would expect you to take the lead in resolving conflict within a work group and expect you to look for ways to work with other teams and divisions.
In return we offer very generous benefits, some of which are:
• Generous holiday allowance of 38 days including bank holidays
• Membership of the Oxford staff pension scheme
• Onsite free car parking (Egrove Park only)
• Use of on-site gym
• Discounted bus travel
• Cycle loan scheme
• Plus many other University benefits
Further information on this role and how to apply can be found in the job description.
All applications must include a CV and Supporting Statement/Cover Letter.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 12th July at 12 noon.