UI/UX Graphic Designer with Pacla Medical Ltd


Location: Edinburgh/Remote
£20-35,000 per annum depending on qualifications/experiences
Full-time, 4 month contract with potential for extension
Immediate start
Closing date: 1 October 2020, 12 noon

About the Company

As an Edinburgh-based startup established in 2015, the company developed BackHug, a smart back care device to address back problems around the globe. BackHug is fully operated through an App and offers personalised treatment to suit users' needs. The product is to be launched in Q4 2020 in the UK, and will then be introduced into the US and globally as of 2022. Over the last two years, the team grew from two to 14 members, comprising software and mechanical engineers, marketing, business development, and finance specialists. The company has the backing of Venture Capital and reputable Angel investors, having successfully raised more than £1.5 million equity funding over three seed rounds.

Visit the company website to find out more.


The Role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Graphic Designer with an interest in UI/UX to join the Pacla Medical team. In return, they offer a competitive salary depending upon qualifications and experience and the opportunity to receive a stock option after one year of employment.

Working closely with the wider team, the duties for the successful candidate will include:

• Graphic design for App UI/UX
• Planning flow of App UI/UX
• Graphic design for digital marketing materials including website, blogs
• Generate marketing contents such as social media, blogs
• Video filming, editing



Working within a tight, driven and energetic team, applicants must have that entrepreneurial mindset which makes you take ownership of your work, be flexible enough to work in different areas of the business as required and always look for ways to improve. Our culture demands that we treat other people with integrity and care.

The successful candidate will:

• Be a creative problem-solver
• Have a solid background or experience in graphic design and be able to produce examples of previous work
• Have an interest in UI/UX in the context of graphic design
• Enjoy challenges
• Be coachable and humble so as to learn new things quickly and easily
• Be adaptable to changing circumstances
• Be hungry for knowledge and want to explore beyond boundaries

If you have any questions about this role or the organisation please contact team@adoptanintern.org.uk. Please do not under any circumstances contact the employer directly as doing so may negatively impact your employment opportunity.



Closing date for applications is 1 October 2020, 12 noon.

Please submit a CV and tailored Cover Letter through the AAI EmployAbility online application form on our website.

Examples of what we expect in an application can be found HERE.

All applications must be submitted by 12 noon on the closing date. State A) your availability and B) relevant experience and demonstrate how your skills match the specific requirements of the job description.

We do NOT accept email applications unless otherwise stated.

Successful candidates must, by the start of the employment, have permission to work in the UK.