ABOUT THE COMPANY:
Financial Dynamics (FD), a global affiliate of FTI Consulting, is a leading strategic communications consultancy dedicated to helping companies protect and enhance their enterprise value by providing integrated solutions for their most critical communications issues. We offer a combination of industry leading human capital, diverse specialist practices, a deep understanding of key industry sectors, broad global reach, and access to the expertise of our parent company FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN).
FD’s parent company, FTI Consulting is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value. For over 25years, FTI has brought insight and expertise to deliver successful resolution to the most challenging financial, litigation, and business-critical issues. FTI Consulting is a leading global firm that organizations rely on for advice and solutions in the areas of corporate finance and restructuring, disputes and investigations, economic consulting, e-discovery software and services, reputation management, and transaction advisory when confronting the critical issues that shape their futures. We are involved in high-stakes, fast-paced computer forensics projects from around the world. Our workforce of more than 3,600 employees includes numerous PhDs, MBAs, CPAs, CFEs, JDs, and technologists with expertise across a broad range of industries including financial services, retail, healthcare, energy, media, and communications. If you are interested in becoming part of a fast growing company and helping shape its future, read on.
The Design and Digital team is is currently looking for a mid-level, full time IA professional to join the growing IA/UX team in Morristown, NJ.
FD, is the Strategic Communications segment of FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN) – a leading consultancy dedicated to helping companies protect and enhance their enterprise value by providing tightly integrated solutions for their most critical communication issues. The Design and Digital Communications Practice of FD offers a suite of digital services to its clients, among them user experience strategy and design.
The Design and Digital team consists of about 40 talented and creative individuals in New York, Philadelphia, Morristown, NJ and Washington DC. Our group breaks down into five general teams: Media, IA/UX, Creative, Client Engagement and Technology. Projects span a variety of industries including real estate, telecom, finance, energy, healthcare and many more. Projects can range from ads and social media campaigns to full-scale strategy and production for 100,000+ employee Intranets. Though part of a much bigger company (which brings with it big benefits), the Design and Digital team maintains a small team feel and a fun and casual work environment.
Meet with clients to gather business requirements and define business objectives
Facilitate the discovery of project requirements
Provide cognitive site reviews as well as competitive reviews
Conduct research via user testing (both remote and in-person/facilitated), analyze results
Collaborate with client service, technical, creative and media teams to formulate holistic solutions
Analyze quantitative and qualitative site feedback (web metrics, surveys, etc) to observe user behavior
Research and document personas to ensure a user-centric approach
Create task analysis and user flow diagrams
Document architecture and design by developing site maps, wire frames, prototypes and conceptual models.
Formulate strategic approach and tactical guidelines
Work with project teams and stakeholders to ensure strategic approach is tested and executed at various phases
Act as champion for IA methodologies and practices throughout the organization
A Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Agency experience preferred.
User interface design principles, information design, and web design.
Wireframing and prototyping
Interactive marketing best practices, standards (i.e. Banner ads, search marketing, landing page strategy, etc).
Usability testing processes and methodologies (remote and facilitated testing)
Survey methodologies and market research best practices, as well as an understanding of web analytics and log file analysis and related software products (e.g., WebTrends, ClickTracks, Ominture.)
Business strategy and general web strategy
Business process analysis
As much as we’d love someone with all of these skills, the best candidate has at least most of them. We want someone who can think strategically but still produce quality deliverables under tight deadlines. You should be professional, passionate and (most importantly) willing to constantly learn and stay on top of the latest industry trends and standards.
POSITION CLASSIFICATION: Exempt
FTI Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer
How to apply
For more information or to apply directly, please follow this link to FTI’s Career page: http://tbe.taleo.net/NA5/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=FTICONSULTING&cws=1&rid=2074
**Please also be sure to include websites in your resume where we can view your work.