Senior Brand Designer (d/f/m)

Berlin - Brand Communications

Our story:


Every year millions of people are either filing their taxes in fear or giving up on their tax refund altogether. We're working on fixing that. Our intuitive app enables anyone, regardless of education or background, to file their taxes with newfound confidence.


Spread across Berlin and Madrid, Team Taxfix is a compassionate group of solution-finders. We speak our minds openly, and with 500+ professionals from 45+ different nationalities, we're rich in ideas and voices. In five years, we've raised over 300 million euros in funding and helped people reclaim more than one billion euros.

Your challenge: 

As our Senior Brand Designer within the Creative Studio, you will be an advocate for consistent and cohesive design throughout the company. Reporting to our Creative Director and collaborating with Marketing, Brand, and Product Design teams, you will help us establish a clear and concise brand voice, tone, and personality.

Your responsibilities:

  • Define and create a visual language as an extension of the brand (illustrations, icons, colours, typography, etc.)
  • Lead cross-discipline collaboration as it relates to brand experience.
  • Understand marketing initiatives, strategic positioning and target audience.
  • Contribute to the brand strategies developed for projects including ideas that demonstrate insight and innovation and solutions that engage the audience
  • Implement the creative execution during the design stages of projects under the guidance of the Creative Director and Design Lead.
  • Educate others on design thinking, brand experience, and design-driven storytelling.
  • Collaborate with Product Design to create and maintain a cohesive and consistent brand experience between Marketing and Product.
  • Continually iterate on concepts in an effort to make the brand relevant and relatable to our segments/users.

Your profile:

  • You have 5+ years of experience with solid examples of work.
  • You are fluent in brand, marketing and design principles and best practices.
  • Hands-on experience with logo design, typography, colour, web layout design, print production, photography, and more
  • Demonstrable design thinking and execution skills with a strong portfolio
  • Designing visual frameworks including illustration and iconography systems
  • Proficient use of Figma, InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Team player with strong communication and presentation skills in English

Why Taxfix?

  • A chance to do meaningful, people-centric work with an international team of passionate professionals.
  • Holistic wellbeing with free mental health coaching sessions, yoga, and a discounted membership to Urban Sports Club.
  • A monthly allowance to spend on home support services, including childcare, housekeeping, pet sitting, tutoring, and elderly care.
  • Employee stock options for all employees—because everyone deserves to benefit from the success they help to create.
  • 30 annual vacation days and flexible working hours.
  • Full trust to take ownership of your work in a flat hierarchy where feedback is encouraged and expected.
  • A generous learning budget to support your personal and professional development and guidance from our internal L&D experts.
  • Work from abroad for up to six weeks every year. Just align with your team, and then enjoy your trip.
  • Have a four-legged friend in your life? We’re happy to have dogs join us in the office.


Excited? So are we. Learn more about
Team Taxfix on our blog and get a glimpse of our culture below:

 

At Taxfix, we believe that incredible things happen when you have a wealth of perspectives and experiences. We're proudly committed to equal employment and development opportunities no matter your gender, race, religion, age, sexual orientation, colour, disability, or place of origin. To help mitigate any potential unconscious biases, we ask that you refrain from including your picture, age, or marital status on your CV. Let your experiences speak for themselves.

Not sure if you meet all the requirements for this role? Please apply anyways. You might bring something special to the team that we hadn't previously considered.