Adyen Creative Lead Senior Designer, Amsterdam
Adyen is looking for an experienced designer, with an entrepreneurial spirit, strong conceptual thinking, and a passion for bringing stories to life through visuals and engaging formats. The company processes payments for the global brands that you use every day and is growing at a dazzling speed. You are bright, innovative and energetic, and get truly excited by the opportunity to really build our brand and contribute to the success story of our fast growing company.
Our culture is very informal and direct. We talk straight without being rude. We are extremely customer centric. We believe in teamwork, and don’t like egos and hierarchy. When taking a decision we take them quickly but always involve others to further improve. We give each other regular informal feedback and let everyone design their own growth path.
You are also a collaborative team player, which can drive innovative design projects together with colleagues in the global design team and other relevant stakeholders within and outside Adyen. Are you the visionary Senior Designer (Creative Lead) that will help build a brand identity for one of the today’s most exciting tech companies?
Creative Lead Senior Designer Responsibilities
Concept Creation: Develop new formats and concepts, understanding of trends, and extension of the brand into different media including website, video, print, online advertising, social media and so on.
Visual strategy: Contribute to the global visual identity.
Project management: Show strong project management skills, and work closely with the global design and marketing team to make sure of alignment and involvement both on your projects and others.
Take part in mentoring and motivating a growing team of designers
Live and breathe consumer-brand interaction, and be a part of creating stories that will drive the Adyen brand.
Skills & Experience
5-7 years of design experience with creating clear, value adding design strategies and understanding how to execute these. Preferably in an agency setting – brand-side, digital agency or PR
Proven experience in clearly translating brand values into appealing design to use in social media campaigns, blogs, advertorial and other channels
Degree in Design, Art, Marketing, or a related field
Innovative Mindset – A passion for digital culture and inventing solutions to tomorrow’s challenges today
Results Orientated – You are able to show appropriate ability to adapt to evolving circumstances and set stretched goals.
Conceptual Thinker– Strong conceptual thinker who can quickly take an emerging trend, shape it to work for a specific project and create an irresistible piece of content
Digital & print focus is a must. Photography and video creation/production skills a big plus
Enjoying a dynamic global setting. Willingness to travel.
How to apply: At Adyen, our people are our greatest asset. Our unique company culture attracts the smartest people, who take initiative & ownership and can truly give to our fast growth. We believe that people reach the utmost if we give them freedom, opportunities and responsibility to build Adyen. Interested and qualified candidates should visit the application website for more detailed information