Trouva is one of the fastest growing tech businesses in Europe (TNW Tech5), one ofWired Magazine's hottest European Startups and is 1st in the prestigious Startups 100 Index, ranking the UK’s best high growth startups.
A software-enabled marketplace, Trouva brings customers beautiful homewares from the best independent boutiques around the world. We’re building a different kind of e-commerce experience, driven by discovery and inspiration. Using cutting edge technology, Trouva harnesses the expertise of the best bricks-and-mortar shops from Shoreditch to Stockholm, and scales their offering online to connect with a global customer base seeking unique, hard-to-find homewares.
Backed by world-leading investors, we’re growing incredibly quickly and are looking for exceptional people to join the Trouva family. Get a feel for what we're about through ourInstagram or vision page.
We’re looking for an experienced Senior Brand Designer to join our team and use their creativity to help define the future of Trouva.
You'll work with our brand marketing team to help visualise and distribute communications across our core marketing channels. The role also works closely with our Product Designers to help create and deliver engaging, exciting and interactive experiences on Trouva.com.
Lead and create on the ideation and output of all brand assets
Work with the wider Brand Marketing team to deliver against strategic commercial goals
Support the social and content team in creative ideation and storytelling through playful yet impactful design
Collaborate with Product Design on a daily basis to elevate our product experiences and ensure our identity is reflected within our UI
Establish brand design best practice and visual identity guidelines alongside our Product Design Lead
Help develop a distinct brand identity that can translate 360 across Trouva.com, email, social, print and paid advertising
A portfolio and proven experience. We’re looking for a strong understanding of typography, colour, motion, and overall brand thinking
Clear communicator and can articulate design decisions
Work collaboratively with cross-functional teams
Can work autonomously and take ownership of work from concept to execution
Deep knowledge of standard design software (i.e Photoshop, Illustrator, Figma, and After Effects)
Strong connection to Trouva's brand ethos and shares our brand vision
This role is right for you if...
You are truly collaborative
You don't mind getting your hands dirty to ensure the best outcome
You're an expert communicator
You're organised and resourceful
You're strategic in your approach but highly executional
You understand how to reach commercial goals through design such as seasonal sales and promotions
You are bursting with ideas on how to push our brand through exciting and fresh creativie
Competitive salary and share options in one of the UK's most exciting startups. Equity is very important to us - we want you to be a shareholder in the company so you are part of the upside if we're successful together;
33 days including 8 bank holidays per annum;
Competitive Maternity, Paternity and Adoption leave policies;
Need tech or equipment? We'll provide you with what you need to get the job done;
Our fully flexible working from home policy;
Company benefits membership (e.g. discount on Apple products, discounted gym membership, free mobile phone insurance - via Perkbox)
Unlimited staff discount on all Trouva products and a Trouva gift card to get something awesome for your desk.