Digital Graphic Designer and Brand Owner

Organization
Bridge for Billions
Location
Madrid, Spain
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
03/31/2020
How to Apply
Send us an email with your cv and portfolio to nadia@bridgeforbillions.org and rodrigo@bridgefrobillions.org Tell us why do you want to work in Bridge for Billions and why can't we live without you.
Where to Apply
nadia@bridgeforbillions.org
Tags
Full-time

Can you imagine yourself working to help ensure that entrepreneurs from around the world can make their ideas a reality? Do you dream of working in a multicultural environment where every day you learn something new and exciting? Want to be driven by an overarching mission?

Bridge for Billions is the first online incubator that creates a bridge between entrepreneurs, their ideas, and the mentors that help them through our online platform. With the mentor’s help, they create their business plans and understand the viability of their ideas. We’re an up-and-coming startup that forms part of networks like Forbes Europe 30 Under 30 and Ashoka Fellows.

Are you ready to go the extra mile to help us scale the reach of a disruptive platform that is changing the way entrepreneurs from all over the world access training and mentoring? If so, we need to talk!

As a Bridge for Billions’ Digital Graphic Designer and Brand Owner, you will be an instrumental contributor to making our visual identity and communications stand out. You will have a direct impact on the success of one of the hottest social startups in Europe, being able to showcase your excellent design and creative skills, and be empowered to act proactively.

Want to be our new Digital Graphic Designer and Brand Owner? Keep on reading!

Join us and you’ll work and collaborate with our marketing team in the planning and implementation of our marketing strategy across all of our channels.

Here’s what you can expect:

>>> Roles and contributions <<<

Be the end-to-end implementer for all visual needs (e.g. illustrations, logos, presentations, new webpage, whitepapers, social media, blogposts infographics); Generate eye-catching designs that communicate the message.

Be our brand owner and update its architecture or guidelines as needed.

Act as a strategist as much as an implementer, bring creative ideas to the table and challenge the marketing team.

Contribute to original illustrations following brand guidelines for all types of deliverables.

Improve the graphic quality of the company’s marketing assets, the sales team’s presentations and proposals, and other digital graphics and assets.

Work with a small, agile, and interdisciplinary team to complete multiple projects simultaneously in a timely manner.

Have the ability to offer various design solutions answering to a given need or brief, understand the importance of divergence in the creative process rather than having a “one way only” attitude.

Be responsible for the website, blog, social media, and marketing & sales collaterals, keep it user-centric and implement A/B tests when needed.

Be up-to-date with branding and design trends and practice.

Transform product value propositions into a collection of compelling and diverse marketing assets.

Create templates for marketing campaigns both organic and paid.

Recommend and implement marketing concepts and strategies to support strategic growth initiatives.

Deliver work on time and fit the rhythm of a dynamic team, and balance being extremely detail-oriented without being “stuck in perfection mode”.

>>> Skills needed <<<

— Hard skills —

Required:

4+ years of work experience in visual design (experience at design, creative, or marketing agency is an advantage).

Strong skills in visual design including illustration, infographics, typography, layout/composition, color as well as a good grasp of interaction design principles.

Knowledge of brand architecture and strategic branding and makes sure every detail is aligned with our brand.

Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, Keynote highly preferred.

Growth design approach, you know when to put emphasis on speed and your pieces should achieve the desired business or learning outcome.

Proven experience in conceiving, designing, and art direction with various content types – ex: illustration, styling & editorial, logo & identity systems, digital and brand communications.

Fluent or highly proficient English is a must. Spanish or other languages like French will be a plus.

Highly Preferred:

Experience with web design on WordPress/Elementor. Willingness to learn and grow in this area if required.

Knowledge of UI/UX in designing; a mindset of designing with usability and user experience in mind. You understand the importance of usability and navigation – besides pure aesthetics.

Bonus:

Previous experience with video creation. (Animation, Shooting and Editing)

— Soft skills —

At Bridge for Billions, we are convinced that people are the differentiating factor in the success of any company and we believe that talent is more than just knowledge. It’s expressed in attitudes and abilities to relate with other teams and people.

A REAL entrepreneurial spirit – ready to train yourself and crave a fast-paced environment.

You take initiative, you’re results-driven and you show empathy in all your interactions with team members, entrepreneurs, mentors, and partners.

Passion for your work and for lifelong learning.

Resilience to overcome the challenges that we have to face.

You don’t get easily overwhelmed or stuck in planning mode.

You’re an intrapreneur that makes things happen and always think big.

Comfortable working outside of your comfort zone.

Passion about entrepreneurship and a good understanding of the entrepreneur’s journey.

Outstanding communications abilities

Used to collaborate with remote teams

>>> What we offer <<<

A role with great freedom to initiate your own ideas and build the visual identity and materials of a company.

Compensation €18K – €24K for a full-time position.

An international dynamic team of young professionals with lots of passion and a clear vision in a fast-growing startup.

Work on something that matters, contribute to helping thousands of entrepreneurs from all over the world.

Position based in Madrid, we have cool offices in the heart of the city (with the best terrace where we have lunch every day!)

The chance to shape the company by taking on a key role from an early stage.

We also love to grab lunch together and talk about what awesome weekends we’ve had! Only one rule: no shop talk at the lunch table! Long hours of work, but also of fun and beers (or sodas if beer’s not your thing) together!

Flexible working hours and optional remote days.

Flexible vacation policy as long as objectives are met.

A team that cares about your wellbeing.

// RECRUITMENT PROCESS ///

• Process: Illustration Exercise, Interview, Design Challenge, reference check, and offer.
• Location: Madrid, Spain
• Start date: As soon as possible

Ready to join?