UX Writer / Digital Copywriter
We are working with a well-known financial services brand as they prepare to bring a new mobile product to the market. To help them achieve this they are looking to hire a UX Writer (or Digital Copywriter) with a good understanding of user journeys on a day-rate contract for a nine-month period. The UX writer will sit across a few agile teams.
Bachelor's degree in English, Journalism, Technical Writing, UX, HCI or equivalent practical experience.
5 years of relevant experience in user-focused writing, like software, digital agency, documentation, financial services or journalism.
Experience developing information architecture for complex documentation sets or product suites.
Knowledge of online technology and related products, including web and mobile UI tools.
Familiarity with user experience research principles and practices and how to use data to provide informed user insights.
Ability to lead, collaborate and influence (with and without formal authority) development, design and product management teams.
More about the role and who is suitable:
As the UX Writer, you are an advocate for user-centred design, working to shape product experiences by creating useful, meaningful text that helps users complete the task at hand.
You work with people in a variety of related areas including researchers, product managers, developers, operations and marketing. Collaborating with each, you strive to establish cohesive language and a unified voice across products and platforms.
You regularly use empathy, logic and hard data to inform content choices. You provide recommendations that include the right words and sometimes complementary data and images.