Join the Nourishing Africa Team

UI/UX Designer
Nourishing Africa
Full Time    |    Intermediate / Experienced    |    Graduate Degree    |    ICT Tech    |    Nigeria


Nourishing Africa seeks to employ a UI/UX Designer to join its team of young, dynamic professionals working to transform the agri-food industry in Africa. The candidate must have a passion for finding customer-centric solutions. You will work with cross-functional team members and will be required to utilize both qualitative and quantitative data to make informed decisions.


In this role, you will be required to fulfil the following primary responsibilities working as a key member of the Nourishing Africa team:

  • Collaborate with the software development team to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user-friendliness to complex design roadblocks
  • Design graphic user interface elements, including menus, tabs and widgets
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to web developers
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes
  • Create original graphic designs
  • Facilitate research and design for delivering key product enhancements that best address users' needs
  • Set design requirements based on information from internal teams and user research
  • Modify and revise existing designs to meet changing consumer preferences
  • Use product usage data for informed decision making
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems
  • Create and manage a product backlog and prioritize features for development  
  • Present product design ideas to cross-functional teams and the organization leadership
  • Recommend new tools and technologies by staying abreast of the latest trends and techniques 
  • Plan and execute testing (user testing, A/B testing), synthesize large volumes of data, and discover patterns

Desired Skills:

We are looking for candidates who are self-motivated, committed to excellence, with a passion for the agriculture sector. Below are key qualifications that we require:

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Design, Product Design, IT, Engineering, or a related field
  • A firm grasp of market trends and consumer preferences
  • Excellent eye for aesthetic design and customer appeal
  • Cross-platform design experience (Web, Mobile, Tablet)
  • Proven experience in all phases of the design process including user research, copywriting, wireframing, prototyping, visual design, interaction design, and usability testing
  • Experience with design programs including Illustrator, Photoshop, Figma or Sketch
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Ability to collect, interpret, and use both qualitative and quantitative feedback
  • Mastery and application of colour, space, typography, iconography, illustration, and UX laws
  • Ability to effectively communicate design concepts
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional team members
  • Knowledge of Html, CSS, and JavaScript 
  • Available to start immediately

Deadline: Rolling

Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the job title as the subject of the email.