Our client, a leading Central Government body is seeking a Service Design Lead for an initial 6 month Contract based in London. The role require a Candidate with a strong central government background.
Contract Length: 6months
Position:Service Design Lead.
IR35: OUT OF SCOPE
Pay Rate to Candidate: £500
Security Clearance: BPSS
CV Deadline: Friday @ 5pm
You will join a team with a User Researcher(s), Delivery and Product Manager to co-design and prototype solutions with users and working with policy people, analysts and others.
Who we’re looking for
You will be comfortable working through uncertainty and planning and leading discoveries
You will want to help the government transform we delivers outcomes to users
You will have deep expertise and passion for user-centred design
You will be comfortable designing prototypes to test policy, not just services and digital products
You will be adept at working an agile development environment, creating new services as part of a cross-disciplinary delivery team
You can set direction - making decisions, evaluating impact and contributing to strategy
You’ll have great communication skills and be confident to participate and engage with the both the most senior stakeholders and end users
You’ll be able to collaborate with people who don’t have experience of user-centred design and agile and bring them along with you
You’ll ideally have had previous experience of working on GOV.UK/GDS projects
You’ll be enthusiastic about building capability in others and contributing to the department’s communities of practice
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