UX/ UI Designer (part-time, 12 month contract)

The Services Sound and Vision Corporation (SSVC) is a not-for-profit corporation and registered charity with a 70-year heritage, providing Radio and TV to Britain's Armed Forces and their families around the world.  Broadcasting under the BFBS and Forces TV brands, its mission is to “serve those who serve”, by providing a vital welfare service which maintains efficiency and morale in all three Services. 

Operating under a long-term contract with the Ministry of Defence (MoD), SSVC’s worldwide network of 30 radio stations and 16 TV channels has studio centres in eight countries and a global transmission network covering 16 time zones.  It is responsible for the entire end-to-end broadcast system, from programme acquisition and original production, to end-user delivery to barracks, homes and Navy vessels at sea.

SSVC also operates a number of related armed forces welfare businesses including digital cinemas, a UK national TV station, UK national radio station, library and production services.  

About The Department.

The Technology Division has around 50 broadcast and IT engineers who are responsible for the design and operation of all of SSVC’s technical operations, facilities and capital projects.

The Digital Product team are responsible for leading the digital product design and development strategy within SSVC.  This role is a rare opportunity within the media and broadcast industry to work on innovative solutions which make a real difference to lives of people who serve their country, and to help share their stories with the wider public.

About The Role.

The UI/UX designer will join our Digital Product team, reporting to the Head of Digital Product. Your role will touch on all aspects of our varied product and platform portfolio, including our websites and apps. You will bring knowledge of best practice in UX to help create enjoyable, impactful user experiences. You will have the opportunity to bring fresh approaches and innovative ideas to the table. 

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This role is a 12 month, part time contract. Working hours negotiable but around 22.5 per week.


If you would like to apply for this role please email your CV, a covering letter including web links or examples of your work plus your salary expectation to opportunities@ssvc.com 



Job description & Essential criteria: 

Closing date: 

3 August 2018