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UI / UX Designer - Virtual Volunteer

Miami, FL
January 13, 2021


UI / UX Designer - Volunteer Position - Job Description

Haiti-Now is dedicated to empowering Haitian girls living in domestic servitude to overcome poverty and exploitation to achieve economic security.

Role brief:

"Your first assignment will be to start a fundraising campaign. Haiti Now will provide further guidance for you to have a quick and successful fundraiser."

We are seeing an experienced and ambitious UX Designer (remote) for volunteering . We have an existing site but it needs maintenance, updates and some new additions. The site uses Wordpress CM. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools. If you also have a portfolio of professional design projects that includes work with web/mobile applications, we’d like to talk to you.


Gather, analyze, and document user requirements, in collaboration with the founder, project manager and engineers

Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps

Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets

Build page navigation buttons and search fields

Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like

Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders

Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)

Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback

Adhere to style standards on fonts, colors and images

Conduct competitive analysis of other websites that operate in the same space

Provide status updates and reporting while meeting project schedule, deadlines and milestones

Work as part of a team, aligning on project roadmap, goals and program success factors


Minimum of five (5) years of proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role

BSc in Design, Computer Science or related technology certification

Knowledge of wireframe tools (e.g. InVision)

Advanced understanding e-commerce websites

Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders

Good time-management skills

Experience preparing detailed competitive and consumer analysis

Familiarity with Agile frameworks is a plus

Ability to commit volunteering for 7+ hour work weeks

Preferred skills: Knowledge and experience with non-profit with content management, customer relationship management or related systems and software. Knowledge of Slack, Trello and Google drive.