I’m an experienced digital designer and coder who loves creating user centred digital products that help people. I have over five years experience working with clients and in-house teams in the charity and not for profit sector. As an interface design specialist, my role is to combine user experience with branding and technical architecture to make great digital experiences. I can provide design and technical support throughout the development cycle.
- Led the design of Marie Curie’s award winning website relaunch - Enabled better design conversations between clients and the digital team by introducing responsive HTML prototypes into the design process - Supported the digital team in implementing a continuous delivery model of work by sharing prototypes and leading demos to show clients the benefits of working iteratively - Improved collaboration between the design and development teams by creating and maintaining an online pattern library and style guide - Collaborated on the UX design and prototypes for an award winning fundraising app - Gave content managers more control over page layout by designing a system of flexible content blocks - Maintained good working relationships between the creative, marketing and digital teams by (among other things) making lots of tea - Promoted user experience and accessibility best practices - Advised on the digital implementation of Marie Curie’s brand identity refresh
- Led the design of campaign landing pages, key supporter journeys and other website features - Maintained and evolved Marie Curie’s online brand identity - Discovered and understood the business needs of clients across the organisation - Provided briefs and art direction to agency suppliers - Worked closely with digital content editors to find creative solutions to client briefs - Shared knowledge and skills with other teams
- Worked with clients to understand their needs and develop technical briefs - Designed, built and maintained client websites, mostly in Wordpress and Drupal - Worked on pitches and tender documents - Ran workshops and provided CMS training for clients - Developed the agency’s digital strategy and ways of working - Attended director’s meetings and shared agency admin tasks with the other directors
Creating online pattern library and style guide to manage the development of Marie Curie
Designing and prototyping a fundraising collection booking and management platform for The Great Daffodil Appeal. http://www.daniellemullis.co.uk/case-study/2014/03/25/making-street-fundraising-smarter.html