Benjamin Walsh

Manchester, UK

Experience

UX Manager & Front End Developer

Party Delights Ltd, Since May 2014

I'm responsible for our user experience and user acceptance testing strategies. My team's key performance indicators are based on website conversion rates and average order value.

The primary focus areas for my team include:

Design Manager

Party Delights Ltd, Feb 2013 – May 2014

Implementing the first brand guidelines and advocating the use of consistency and accessibility in all of our web and print media. Managed a team of five web designers improving websites across multiple European countries.

User Interface Designer

Party Delights Ltd, Nov 2008 – Feb 2013

Lead the strategy to reach customers on devices never previously catered for using mobile first responsive design. Improved SEO and interoperability by aligning our code to W3C web standards and adding schema markup. Designing for white label partners including Asda, Tesco, Toys R Us, Woodies and Party City.

Web Designer

Littlewoods Clearance Ltd, Apr 2006 – Nov 2008

Design and maintenance of eCommerce channels including BargainCrazy.com and the Littlewoods Clearance eBay store. Designing marketing campaigns including banner ads and emails. Product image management and Photoshop batch scripting.