EMEA Senior Art Director

London, UK
Badoo – Marketing & PR
We are looking for an experienced, motivated and driven Senior Art Director who loves working in a fast paced, high energy environment to support our overall communications strategy for our EMEA markets. The ideal candidate will share creative with the team on a daily basis, iterating and developing new concepts and keeping their finger on the pulse of what is changing in the world of design. This role is based in our London office and reports directly to the Associate Creative Director, Art (based in Austin, TX).


    • Implement branding strategy internationally, ensuring all visuals for marketing initiatives, campaigns and activations work to amplify app activity across owned and paid channels
    • Complete design projects from conception to delivery, working closely with the Creative Team located in Austin, TX
    • Establish efficient processes for creative requests and delivery of assets to various markets
    • Develop new ways to articulate the brand across all marketing materials/collateral
    • Ensure adherence to group brand guidelines across all creative marketing assets
    • Staying up-to-date with industry developments and tools, and maintaining your creative eye with extensive daily research while continuing to push the brand’s visual identity forward


    • 4+ years of professional design experience
    • Excellent illustration and typography skills
    • Experience working in-house or at an agency with multiple clients, each with unique needs
    • Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to guide marketing teams through a streamlined concept to design strategy
    • Ability to juggle many projects at once with a positive attitude
    • Motion graphics skills are a plus
    • In-depth understanding of the Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
    • Experience managing junior designers


    • Flexible, quick-thinking, entrepreneurial, creative, collaborative
    • Self starter: thrives on taking ownership of initiatives with limited oversight
    • Instinctive understanding of, and alignment with our brand values
    • Strong opinions based on design experience; open to pushing the creative leadership to reach new levels
    • Creative with concepts and initiatives to achieve the right media output
    • Adaptive and open to changing project scopes or simultaneous deadlines
    • Exceptional communication skills as you will be a key point of contact for teams globally