Creative Design Lead (m/f/d)

Berlin - Brand Communications
As one of the most successful FinTech companies in Europe, Taxfix is an exciting place to work. We’re revolutionizing filing taxes – and saving people money, time and stress by putting a personalized digital tax consultant in the palm of their hands.

In just 2 years, Taxfix has raised €42 million from some of the best investors in the world.  We achieved this by putting our customers at the core of what we do and helping them save millions of euros every week.

 

Our Mission:

Our mission is to help people get their maximum tax refunds in a convenient, transparent and timely manner, hassle-free. Our user-friendly Taxfix App enables people to file within 25 minutes, without any prior tax knowledge or complicated forms.

Our talented team creates products that help people improve and simplify their lives. Our diverse group of over 80 people come from over 20 nations, with a shared a passion for product development and creating an outstanding user experience. Join a team of smart, ambitious, driven people who value open communication and processes.

 

Role: 

We are looking for an experienced, driven and hands-on Sr. Art Director to lead our Creative Studio within the Brand Communications team. You will join us on a journey to improve everyone's perception of the tax declaration process forever.

 

You will:

  • Own all creative design decisions at Taxfix together with the Head of Brand, ensuring the highest quality of creative standards and design excellence.
  • Lead the brand creative studio (including brand designer, digital designer, and motion graphic designers plus freelancers and external agencies).
  • Use your design expertise and craft to tell empowering brand visual stories effectively.
  • Design from small to large brand campaigns.
  • Work with our Growth Marketing to uncover data insights to develop creative ideas that drive our business goals. 
  • Mentor, lead and inspire a team of 4 designers.
  • Collaborate closely with product design.
  • Be ready to take the brand to the next level both visually and conceptually.
  • Direct photo shooting and video production.

 

You bring:

  • 7+ years of experience in strategic roles within the brand marketing and advertising industry (multi-disciplinary in-house or agency setting).
  • Proven leadership and people management experience, but still hands-on to produce work. (We’re not just looking for a director, but a creator).
  • Plenty of experience dealing with key stakeholders and presenting concepts in impactful ways.
  • A self-starter attitude and a strong level of confidence to come up with game-changing ideas and get them executed
  • Experience leveraging data and consumer insights to create better creative assets
  • Deep understanding of marketing and communications and how to build creative strategies across different verticals.
  • Expertise in brand identity building.

 

At Taxfix, we don’t just  accept diversity, we celebrate it! We’re proudly committed to equal employment opportunities no matter your gender, race, religion, age, sexual orientation, color, disability or place of origin. We care about one another at Taxfix and are grateful for each person’s individual contribution to our overall purpose and goals.

Join us to build a better future together!