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Senior Brand Designer

Cologne, Germany · Design

We believe in the everyday hero. Those who have the courage to follow their passion and who have the strength and determination to realise their dreams.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that small business owners can be successful doing what they love. 

What you're going to do

As Senior Brand Designer in our Cologne office you will use your design expertise to extend the SumUp brand into the consumer market. You will create a new brand identity tailored to a new audience. In close collaboration with various stakeholders around the globe, you will strategically and operationally drive the creation of engaging creative materials across various platforms, online and offline.

Our international team of 70+ designers is split into two general departments covering Product and Brand design. As a Senior Brand Designer you will work in collocated cross-functional teams with designers situated in Berlin, Cologne, Sofia and São Paulo, focussing on both off- and online materials for internal and external use (ranging from videos, producing consistent branding assets for our website to wrapping entire trains with our branding). With a founders mentality and a 'team-first attitude' our diverse teams work together to empower merchants and consumers to realise their dreams.

You’ll be great for this position if

  • You have deep expertise in the development of engaging consumer brands.

  • You are experienced in collaborating with different stakeholders, such as design, product marketing, agencies and freelancers.

  • You have excellent communication and presentation skills.

  • You can show us a portfolio that showcases your brand communication work.

  • You have a strong ability to frequently switch between strategic thinking and hands-on execution.

  • You have interest and a strong sense for the building of modern consumer brands from scratch.

  • You are comfortable in English.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to help develop a global finance brand that connects merchants and consumers through meaningful interactions

  • Be part of a welcoming and international community of 1500 people from over 50 nationalities.

  • Visa and relocation support for a smooth transition to living and working in Cologne.

  • Budget for attending conferences and advancing your career. We encourage you to speak at conferences and give talks!

  • Biweekly knowledge sharing session for the whole design team

  • SumUp Corporate Pension Scheme

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by Company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.