UX Designer

Jarden

We are New Zealand's leading investment and advisory group and have supported exceptional people and ideas for nearly 60 years.

  • Wellington
  • Capital Markets focus
  • Financial Services experience essential
About Jarden
We are New Zealand’s leading investment and advisory group and have supported exceptional people and ideas for nearly 60 years. In June 2019 we rebranded from First New Zealand Capital (FNZC) to Jarden – a name which better reflects our origins and long-standing tenure in the New Zealand Financial Markets. Jarden advises some of New Zealand’s largest public and private companies and high net worth individuals and families. Our areas of expertise are wealth management, investment banking, institutional equities, research and fixed income, carbon and FX sales trading. We are passionate about seeing our clients succeed, and when they choose Jarden, they get a partner that always endeavours to go above and beyond.
 
The Role
The Wealth Tribe is at the forefront of Jarden, leading our digital transformation, and building the future of digital services consumed throughout the organisation. We are focused on building a flexible, scalable, and innovative solutions for wealth advice.
 
Join us and help design experiences for our rapidly growing suite of digital services.
 
Key responsibilities include:
  • Take ownership of your designs and bring to life creative solutions to complex problems
  • Collaborate with engineers, marketting and business stakeholders to drive the evolution of our products for capital markets
  • Detailed designs delivered just in time for development team consumption
  • Concept design of potential future products and features
  • Applying and improving our design and usability methodology
  • Contribute to the Jarden design system
  • Contribute to a culture founded on collaboration, transparency and openness. We promote freedom and responsibility.
  • Work in an environment that supports your growth by providing you with challenging tasks, space to learn new skills, contribute to the way we work and the tech we use, and participate in innovation events
About You
You have a degree in Design or an equivalent tertiary qualification. You possess an understanding or are curious about fintech and the world of capital markets. You have strong verbal and written communication skills and can confidently interact with stakeholders and subject matter experts. You're a fast learner, picking new concepts up quickly and enjoy working closely together with your team to bring value to your stakeholders. You want to work in an environment of continuous improvement, ready to both learn from and uplift others. Ultimately, you are passionate about what you do and have a high interest in keeping up with best practice in your areas of expertise.
In addition, you
  • have a well articulated portfolio showcasing your work and process
  • are experienced with design and prototyping tools such as Sketch, Figma and Invision. Adobe Suite is a plus
  • are able to be creative according to brand guidelines and design systems
  • are looking for efficient ways to achieve your tasks and remain curious about the workflow of others
  • have worked in Agile / Scrum teams
  • have a good understanding of development constraints
  • are able to explain your design choices based on research (personas, journey maps, surveys, user feedback)
  • are willing to confront your design by user testing it in a constructive way.
  • knowledge in print is appreciated
In return we can offer you great company and team culture within our fast-growing firm, and exciting long-term career prospects. This role is based in Wellington.