At BlueVine, we're transforming how businesses get access to working capital financing. Founded in 2013, our online lending platform has helped 10,000+ business owners simplify their cashflow management, boost growth, and take advantage of new opportunities. As a leading FinTech company, we're backed by Menlo Ventures, LightSpeed Ventures, 83North, Silicon Valley Bank, Citi Ventures, Microsoft Ventures and Nationwide Insurance among other notable investors. Our clients love us, the market we're going after is huge, and we're just getting started.
BlueVine is looking for a Communications Designer to help tell the world about BlueVine in a creative and engaging way! You'll join a dynamic group of marketers, designers, writers to help bring BlueVine's story to life via visually engaging and creative marketing materials.
In this role, you will help design materials for our revenue team, everything from direct mail letters to customer lifecycle emails to conference brochures to Facebook ads. You will work with revenue team members to craft the strategic vision then apply your artistic vision to bring the project's visuals to life.
We're looking for a Designer who is an expert at their craft, is strategic and thoughtful about the need at hand, has a strong point of view but is also a good collaborator and communicator, and wants to help build a growing company.
We want you to bring your full creativity, insight, and design recommendations to this role and bring your own ideas on how to move marketing design forward within BlueVine.
The ideal candidate will have experience in digital and print media, ideally with email and direct mail channels.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Work closely with individual members of the revenue team, including product marketing, performance marketing, business development to develop a strategy for and concepts for a project's design, then be able to create and fully execute the marketing assets, including delivering print-ready files or coded emails
Marketing assets will include direct mail creatives, outbound and lifecycle customer emails, conference brochures, online banner ads, and bluevine.com web design
Work with members of the product design team to develop a consistent brand experience across all BlueVine assets while continually pushing creative standards forward
Help to design a consistent visual language for BlueVine's marketing assets
Able to work in a fast-paced environment and provide deliverables under tight deadlines
WHAT WE LOOK FOR:
At least 3 years of design experience in both the digital and print media
Ability to work independently but with a collaborative mindset to achieve best solutions
Creative, strategic and thoughtful thinker
Strong attention to detail
In love with typography
Good organizational skills and understanding of technologies and techniques to improve workflow efficiencies
Experience creating illustrations, iconography, and visual designs and experience with grids, balance, and whitespace
Working knowledge of HTML and CSS for emails is highly preferred
Experience designing marketing emails is highly preferred
BA in fine art design, marketing or related discipline
Extensive experience with Sketch and Adobe Creative suite
Nice to have: Experience with animations
BENEFITS & PERKS:
Receive over $1,000 annually for a wellness benefit of your choice
Free commuter benefits - CalTrain passes for SF employees and a monthly parking allowance for SF/NJ employees
Weekly catered lunches
Unlimited snacks in fully stocked kitchens
Generous PTO and holidays
Excellent health coverage and life insurance benefits
Generous, paid parental leave which covers up to 15 weeks
BlueVine's mission is to help business owners succeed and thrive by making sure they have convenient access to capital for their everyday funding needs. We've helped thousands of businesses since we started in 2013, funding more than $1 billion in working capital through our pioneering online platform. Our invoice factoring product allows business to receive cash advances on their outstanding invoices, offering factoring lines of up to $5 million. Our business line of credit product, called Flex Credit, offers financing based on 6-month and 12-month payment terms, and credit lines of up to $250,000. Based in Redwood City, Calif., BlueVine is backed by leading venture capital firms.