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Senior Brand Designer - Video editor & motion design

Posted: 27 Jun 2022 Closes: 27 Jul 2022
London, England Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 343784451

We're Checkout.com

Checkout.com is one of the most exciting and valuable fintechs in the world, with our Series D taking our valuation to $40 billion. Our mission is to enable businesses and their communities to thrive in the digital economy. We're the strategic payments partner for some of the best known fast-moving brands globally such as Wise, Hut Group, Sony Electronics, Homebase, Henkel, Binance, Klarna and many others. Purpose-built with performance and scalability in mind, our flexible cloud-based payments platform helps global enterprises launch new products and create experiences customers love. And it's not just what we build that makes us different. It's how.

We empower passionate problem-solvers to collaborate, innovate and do their best work. That's why we're number 9 on the Forbes Cloud 100 list and on Glassdoor's list of Top 10 fintechs to work for. And we're just getting started. We're building diverse and inclusive teams around the world - because that's how we create even better experiences for our merchants and our partners. And we need your help. So, join us to build tomorrow, today.

About the Design team

The whole design team works across most things at . From brand identity, product videos and performance marketing to animation brand experiences, to holistic product experiences on web and mobile, with great technical documentation.

We're a fully complementary team of researchers, writers, designers and operations, where some are embedded into small project teams and others work across multiple projects.

About the Brand Design team

The Brand Design team sits within the design team, and leads the expressive visual strategy for We do this by creating, evolving, and maintaining the visual brand identity design system. We create world class motion, animation and video work with our colleagues and partners across the business, always learning from our previous projects to push our creativity and engagement with our brand!

Senior Brand Designers at

Senior Brand Designers at constantly push for better, not just different. We create guidance, templates and processes that enable us to create work at the highest quality at speed. We constantly evolve and push our brand and content - striving to stand out. Senior Brand Designers aren't afraid to drive projects forward, creatively owning and jumping on the tools. With a focus on creating high quality work and the ability to succinctly describe design choices that are precise, obvious and elegant, making our brand as iconic as possible.

What you'll be doing
    • Collaborating, pushing and evolving our motion and animation principles, specifically intended to demonstrate and communicate our brand across the animation, video and motion world.
    • Video and editing, ensuring that we delight our customers with a unique brand video experience.
    • Integrated animations, making amazing animations that sets the industry standard and are integrated across campaigns, digital product, videos etc.
    • Rethinking how we display information, evaluating, defining and expressing our brand and information in an exciting and motion based way.

About you
    • Demonstration of branding and brand experience across motion, animation and video, creatively leading projects with strong conceptual thinking.
    • Demonstration of high quality editing video and sound to produce creative outputs.
    • Demonstration of animation and motion across multiple communication channels.
    • A good level in understanding, translating and articulating brand strategy, turning it into world leading motion and animation experiences.
    • Experience in bringing conceptual motion principles to life.
    • Ability to quickly and creatively visualise intangible and abstract messaging and concepts, turning these into compelling creative solutions.
    • You're a guardian of our brand, with a great understanding of how we evolve, push and utilise our brand across various channels.
    • You're highly skilled in presenting your work, the process, and decisions to cross-functional stakeholders and you're proactive in getting constructive feedback to help you produce your best work.
    • You're highly skilled in video setups and understanding how to problem solve in motion.
    • You're passionate about 's vision and purpose

You care deeply. You believe you have a civic responsibility to your fellow human being that everything is made in the pursuit of perfection.

You're not an island. You can show and tell us how you've helped the people around you get better.

You think in experience. You can anticipate the ripple effects of small and large changes will have on the brand experience.

You highly prize being accountable. You take ownership for every action, confess faults and failures, strive for better, and build trust.

You place quality over speed, but you iterate and improve as swiftly as possible.

You're self motivated and can work independently. We trust you to take the initiative making sure everyone has everything they need.

You love learning. You might not have experience for everything this role requires, but you're excited to grow and learn - sometimes 'wearing many hats' in a team, developing and mentoring designers.

You're highly skilled. You're an expert across all motion, video and animation.

If you don't meet all the requirements but think you might still be right for the role, please apply anyway. We're always keen to speak to people who connect with our mission and values.

What we stand for

At Checkout.com, everything starts with our values, including the experience we offer our people.

#Aspire

We supercharge your professional growth with career development programs and leadership training. You can learn your way, with tailored pathways and online platforms. And be inspired at relevant conferences.

#Excel

We don't stop at 'good' here. We strive for excellence amongst our teams every day and recognize colleagues who take it to the next level through our quarterly peer-nominated Hero awards.

#Unite

We're proud of our global connections and inclusive environment. So we champion this through our colleague-led community groups and celebrate many cultural events together.

Want to see us in action?

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More about Checkout.com

Our technology makes payments seamless. We provide the fastest, most reliable payments in more than 150 currencies, with in-country acquiring, world-class fraud filters and reporting, through one API. And we can accept all major international credit and debit cards, as well as popular alternative and local payment methods. Checkout.com launched in 2012, and we now have a team of 1800 people across 19 international offices. To date, we've raised a total of $1.8 billion, with our Series D valuing us at $40 billion.

We believe in equal opportunities

We work as one team. Wherever you come from. However you identify. And whichever payment method you use.

Our clients come from all over the world - and so do we. Hiring hard-working people and giving them a community to thrive in is critical to our success.

When you join our team, we'll empower you to unlock your potential so you can do your best work. We'd love to hear how you think you could make a difference here with us.

We want to set you up for success and make our process as accessible as possible. So let us know in your application, or tell your recruiter directly, if you need anything to make your experience or working environment more comfortable. We'll be happy to support you.

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