Digital Designer - Make big impact in EdTech!

12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About the Role

You will take our Design to the next level, working with both the product and marketing teams, to create designs that are beautiful, meaningful and engaging. You know how to use design to tell a visual story and add value to the learning experience within the platform to create a product that our users will love.

On the marketing side, you will create designs that showcase our mission, brand and values to engage with future end existing customers.

  • Working with the product and marketing teams, you will create impactful product and marketing designs

  • On the product side, you will take ownership of the visual learning journey - you will take a script, storyboard it and bring it to life by telling a story that supports visual learners

  • Creation of infographics & data-visuals to tell data-driven stories

  • Create marketing collateral e.g. emails, banners, white papers

  • Co-ownership of brand guidelines

The Must-Haves

You have loads of self-drive and motivation, believe in the transformative power of education and - of course - you be comfortable in a fast paced environment. We're a startup trying to change the world - there's loads to do!

We love rock stars (divas not so much!)- but only ones that place the success of the team and customers above themselves!

Your Skills

  • Meticulous attention to design detail and typography, with the ability to produce clean, commercial design

  • Proficient in Adobe CC’s Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Sketch et al.

  • Ability to create infographics/ data-visuals to tell data-driven visual stories

  • Responsive design experience (desktop, mobile, tablet)

  • Designing client facing prospects and marketing emails, some HTML & CSS experience would be beneficial

  • Strong attention to detail with an ability to work at a fast pace

  • Animation skills or game design experience would be a plus


We are determined to build an amazing team, nurture great talent and offer a creative and collaborative workplace so you can take your passion, determination and tenacity and put it to work doing something you believe in.

Competitive salary and equity package

22 days of annual holiday + extra days between Xmas and New Year

Team lunches (we love food!)

Great company culture & work-life balance

The Digital Designer role is a full-time role based in our offices based between Angel and Old Street stations in London. Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full-time without restriction.

About Us

Blackbullion is an edtech innovator on a mission to make the world money smarter. We provide financial education to almost 300,000 University students in the UK and we are already generating revenue.

Our client base is growing quickly and it’s a really exciting time as we start looking beyond the UK.

You may need to roll up your sleeves every now and then and work outside the boundaries of your role - joining a startup can’t be all fun and games - but we wouldn’t trade it for all the tea in China!