Marshmallow

Graphic Designer

Job Added: 11 September 2019
Applications Close: 26 October 2019
Level: Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: marshmallow.com

We're a VC-backed digital insurer of the future. We use machine learning, automation, our own technology stack and comprehensive data integrations to be quicker, cheaper and fairer to customers, and need a brand designer to communicate a fresh approach - to both our customers and potential employees.

We're a team of 35 with experience at the likes of Intercom, Monzo, Transferwise, Depop, backed by investors who have backed Spotify, Monzo, Adyen and others. Over the next 2 years we will grow the team to 150, as we expand our revenue product offering and geography - pushing further in to the multi-trillion $ insurance market.

THE ROLE

As a Graphic Designer, you will be working with our senior management team, marketing and HR to present an online image of Marshmallow that enthuses customers and prospective employees about Marshmallow's mission.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conceptualising & designing Marshmallow's brand image for both customers and prospective employees
  • Define Marshmallow's presence on the web
  • Inspire potential customers & promote our brand image across marketing content & advertising across digital & print
  • Continue to build the relationship with our customers by leading on customer facing communications & assets
  • Work closely with customer operations, design & product teams
  • Manage multiple briefs and organise your time effectively and independently
  • Develop and present ideas for stakeholders and the wider team to see
  • Define brand guidelines across all mediums


REQUIREMENTS

  • 1+ commercial experience
  • Strong visual aesthetic with high level of finished product demonstrating understanding of quality communication design
  • Strong communication skills both in your work and your character
  • Multidiscipline approach - able to work across multiple medium
  • Passion for the details, output and application of your work
  • Someone with strong organisational skills, taking the initiative
  • Confident ability using a range of creative tooling including: Figma, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign


BONUS SKILLS

  • Understanding of CSS3, HTML5 & Javascript (jQuery or similar)
  • Animation using After Effects, CSS animations or similar
  • Video editing experience


WHO WILL YOU BE WORKING WITH

Closely with our lead product designer, and the designer who has been managing brand thus far, Jason 👋: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jsnford/ you can find a post he did about how he approached a design task here: https://uxdesign.cc/rethinking-the-date-picker-ui-99b9dcb303ad?gi=f18f90ae0f95

CULTURE

https://www.notion.so/getmarshmallow/Company-Values-e798b5c1fce54e8789274cf83c978831

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Stock options
  • Working from home
  • Monthly Socials
  • 32 day holiday allowance (inc bank holidays)
  • Pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Unlimited books
  • Equipment you need to get the job done
  • Weekly knowledge sharing presentations
  • Friday all-hands with snacks
  • Learning and training supported
  • Fruit, snacks and soft drinks in the office
  • Health insurance

Interview Process

1) 30-45 minute phone call

2) Design task where we ask you to design something specific and ask for your 'process' (task should take 2-4 hours)

3) On-site

How to apply

Please apply here: https://marshmallow.workable.com/jobs/582413