Acast is the world’s biggest, fastest-growing podcast company, and the engine powering creators, advertisers and listeners everywhere. Its services are the most sophisticated available and are constantly being updated with innovative new tools and functionality.
Acast hosts more than 20,000 shows worldwide, monetizing and growing global smash hits. Founded in Sweden in 2014, Acast’s team of more than 200 audio lovers are creating a sustainable and open podcast ecosystem — ensuring the whole industry continues to grow and flourish. The company has sales teams on the ground in 13 markets around the world, including the UK, US, Mexico, Australia, France and Germany.
We are looking for an experienced brand designer with the vision, forethought and the inspiration to take the Acast brand to the next level and make us future proof, to join our global marketing team. You’ll deliver high-quality materials across the marketing spectrum. This role will report directly to our VP of brand, manage our future junior brand designer and will also work closely with our product design team. The role will be located in our London office, and remotely initially.
As the senior brand designer you’ll own the Acast brand, and ensure the highest quality and consistency across our internal and external visual brand. You’ll work closely with our product, tech, sales and podcast teams - as well as the junior designer - to deliver a broad range of output, from web design to presentations, branding materials to podcast artwork, video to marketing collateral.
This is a fast-paced role in the world’s biggest podcast company where you will generate plenty of ideas and work, while managing multiple projects. A love of podcasts and technology will be a definite advantage.
Specifically, the successful candidate will:
Continue to establish the Acast visual brand across all external and internal marketing and brand touchpoints
Use your experience across brand, digital, all social media formats, print, web and video design to create consistent eye-catching work and assets that speak to Acast’s position as the world’s leading podcast company
Manage and develop the future junior brand designer
Clearly articulate your vision, ideas and design decisions across the business
Experience in video/motion graphics is highly desirable
Have at least basic HTML + CSS skills
An independent character with a track record in producing high quality design output in a fast-paced environment
A personable and energetic character
Previous experience working in the media, technology or entertainment industry is a bonus
A love of podcasts is a must
Please provide a full design portfolio!