Design Director of Visual Storytelling (Art Director/Sr. Graphic Designer)
we are unu
We believe in cities in which all people are able to embrace the full potential of urban life. This is why we are committed to creating the mobility solution, that fully connects people to their city.
unu (unumotors.com) is an urban mobility brand that launched its first product, an electric scooter, in 2014. The unu scooter offers you a new way of mobility as they are equipped with portable batteries and sold directly to consumers and business customers – so unu stands for fair prices for your mobility by eluding dealer costs. After a successful rollout in Germany, Austria, Netherlands and France unu is now expanding into further European countries.
With more than 85 creative challengers striving for simply perfect solutions, our next step will be to enter Mobility-as-a-Service markets wit fully connected electric vehicles - while continuing to build a world-class brand. This is why we're looking for a Art Director / Design Director (Visual Storytelling) to become an exceptional interdisciplinary member of our Creative team in unu's headquarter in Berlin.
- Leadership: You will build, lead and and mentor our entire team of visual storytellers, producers and writers. You report directly to one of the founders (CXO).
- You are responsible for bringing a world-class brand (brand.unumotors.com, pw: rJhfSiWHj[GjP3xQd7LpEr.i) to life with your team
- CI: You own our Brand’s Corporate Identity (visual language) and responsible for developing it while making sure that we communicate visually consistent on all external and internal company touch points (photography&videography, copy, layout, logos, colors, typography, icons&illustrations)
- Campaign Ideation: You lead the ideation/conception of world-class, on-brand campaigns based on marketing briefs
- Art Direction: You direct all communication designers, producers and writers in creating visual content across all company touch points, making sure that it is consistently conceptually & visually strong and on-brand.
- Hands-on Design: You are also able to work hands-on yourself across disciplines (digital/web&print layout, photography, photo editing. // Videography, illustrations and motion graphics are a plus).
WHAT YOU BRING
- 5-10 years working experience in Communication Design
- Experience in building and leading a team of Communication Designers (and ideally copywriters)
- Art Direction experience
- Experience in leading ideation and production of holistic marketing campaigns in close collaboration with Marketing experts
- Composition/layout for print/digital experience
- Photography and ideally videography production&editing experience
- Ideally experience in illustration and motion graphics
- Experience in building/working on powerful lifestyle brands (Nike, Adidas, Apple, ..)
- Experience in: Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Keynote, Premiere, After Effects working with marketing tools (such as Mailchimp, Marketing Cloud, Pardot), Web Design tools (such as Sketch, Zeplin, Figma)
- You will get your own company unu Scooter to unlock Berlin’s potential - furthermore we offer:
- A highly diverse and vibrant group of people with a strong cultural bond, flat hierarchy, with space for your own ideas in a dynamic, dedicated and motivating environment
- Competitive salary and attractive stock options
- A creative workspace in Kreuzberg
- Healthy snacks, drinks and meals, e.g. daily lunch vouchers
- Discounted Urban Sports Club Membership and more activities to come
Are you ready to join our team? Would you like to learn more about unu’s vision, then please send us: