Cancer Council Australia

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UI/UX Designer

We are looking for a passionate UI/UX Designer to join our Digital Department, working across our entire digital portfolio as we optimise and enhance our various sites and platforms. This is a great opportunity for someone to make this role their own and work across multiple national fundraising campaigns as well as various mission and education microsites to ensure a positive and impactful experience for our supporters.

Cancer Council has the number one cancer information site in Australia – – as well as some of Australia’s most well recognised charity events; Daffodil Day, Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea, Girls Night In, Relay For Life, and Pink Ribbon Fundraising. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with design software and wireframe tools, as well as demonstrable experience gathering and analysing user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components.

Main challenges

This role has three main priorities:

  • Develop UI mock-ups and prototypes (wireframes) as well as create original graphic designs to implement & integrate our brand assets across our entire digital portfolio. This includes ongoing design for microsites, fundraising websites/platforms and various other sites/platforms to ensure a consistent look and feel that adheres to the newly created brand identity.
  • You will also be closely involved in the execution of the new National Digital Program – a consolidation of all corporate sites across the Cancer Council Federation.
  • Advocating for the user to ensure a consistent experience across our entire digital portfolio.

Selection criteria 

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience as a graphic/UI designer for web
  • Proven work experience or study in user experience
  • Portfolio of design projects with UX insights
  • Strong skills and up-to-date knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch & InVision
  • Experience researching and implementing digital trends and innovations
  • Ability to work in a complex structure and adapt accordingly
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams and demonstrated success in engaging diverse stakeholders
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent time-management skills


See full job description here

How to Apply

Interested applicants should follow the simple instructions below to ensure your application meets the requirements for consideration by Cancer Council Australia.

Your application should include:

1. A cover letter explaining your interest in the position

2. A copy of your Resume

3. Details for two referees.

Applications can be made via email to:

Applications close sunday 14 October.


This page was last updated on: Friday, September 28, 2018

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