Brussels

Head of Design

  • Brussels
  • User Experience (UX)

Head of Design

Our client is the largest real estate website on the Belgian market for buying or renting houses, apartments, building plots, garages, offices, commercial properties and industrial premises.

We are looking for a Head of Design that helps the company to go from being the biggest in the market, to be the leader of the market. Which means being the best at what we do and delight our customers more than any other competitor. Go beyond expectations.

Your challenge

Reporting to the Chief Product Officer you will work in a very agile team together with product owners, researchers and IT colleagues. You will have the opportunity to coordinate, lead and motivate a talented design team.

As Head of Design you will provide guidance and ideas to launch new impressive projects. You will be able to implement your creative vision and become the point of reference for any creative plan that wants to make its way to the customers.

Tasks:

  • Identify opportunities for new digital products

  • Analyze how a new product ties in with market needs and consumer preferences.

  • You're not afraid of rolling up your sleeves and getting job done.

  • You coach and guide your team of designers in a splendid way, empowering them and fostering an innovative spirit within your UX practices.

  • You like to find harmony between people, business, design and project management.

  • Illustrate and communicate complex design solutions across uses cases by creating process flows, wireframes, prototypes, and high fidelity mock-ups.

  • Use data collected from research, user testing and market analysis to create truly user-centric designs.

  • You show determination and you a project driver that can push things forward.

Are you the one? - Your profile

  • You value user feedback over your own opinion

  • You know and apply design thinking and agile principles

  • Your communication is precise, clear and transparent. You're fluent in Dutch or French and English.

  • Proficient in industry-standard visual and graphic design tools (e.g. Figma, Sketch, Invision)

  • You show excellent communication and presentation skills and you give bad news and difficult feedback as easily as great news and compliments

The offer

  • Top of class Digital expertise

  • Interesting yearly training budget

  • A flat structure with a dynamic, open and collaborative culture

  • Work-life balance ; Homeworking , flexible hours

  • A socially responsible company with a true impact on society ( Green team, charity support, digital accessibility for all)

  • And of course an attractive remuneration!