Senior Performance Designer (all genders)

23 Dec 2021
08 Jul 2022
The Performance Marketing Design team is on a journey to expand to new channels and grow our creative output, this mission ensures that Zalando stays ahead of the competition, and has been a pillar of our success in the past years. It comes with the responsibility of convincing people to start a relationship with our brand. Naturally, this is done via visual storytelling.

As a Senior Marketing Designer, you will be the storyteller. You will be responsible for the conceptualisation, planning and delivery of videos and static assets for campaigns running on our main partner channels; specifically TikTok & Snapchat, as well as Instagram, Facebook, Youtube and GDN.

You will work with other designers in the team and lead the way to create new, exciting as well as best performing visual communication with our customers. Your ideas and work will influence the way the public perceive Zalando as a brand and a platform, globally.
At Zalando, our vision is to be the starting point for fashion - one that is inclusive by design. We only assess candidates based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. We welcome applications from people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, personal expressions, racial identities, ethnicities, religious beliefs, and disability statuses. We only want to know why you’re great for this role, so please avoid including your picture, age, and marital status in your CV as well.

We want to provide you with a great candidate experience. Please feel free to inform us of any accommodations you may need, so we can best support and assist you throughout the hiring process.

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  • You will be conceptualizing and delivering creative video as well as static content, working alongside our brand guidelines to delight our customers. You will manage all the stages of production, including brainstorming ideas, storyboarding, script writing, animating and using partner platforms to see the result of your work inside our campaigns.
  • Implement & oversee creative tests and creation of new guidelines and best practices as baseline for future projects.
  • Create and adjust assets for each specific marketing channel understanding the difference between the platforms and adapting accordingly.
  • Leverage research insights, trends and performance data to create design concepts
  • You bring 5+ years’ experience in performance / marketing design.
  • Proficiency on Adobe suite & Figma is a must, experience with Snap AR Lens Studio is a plus. Experienced in motion production, as well as video editing.
  • You are both a hands-on Designer and problem solver. With your solution-oriented attitude, you can manage both creative and administrative tasks.
  • You are a self starter: You know how to manage stakeholders and educate them on design processes. you can go and talk to customers, find an interesting angle and produce something without being asked. You know what needs to be done and you will not stop until you get there.
  • Storytelling: you are able to embark people on the journey you tell them, both when presenting your ideas and when articulating marketing plans. You know your customers inside out.
Career Development
  • We offer peer-to-peer performance reviews twice a year
  • Learn and develop through our extensive Zalando training platform
  • Join regular all-hands, team meetings, Q&A-sessions, and quarterly anonymous employee surveys to ask your questions and provide your feedback
  • Support from an international team of experts; mentoring and professional development opportunities

  • 2 days paid leave per year for volunteering
  • Minimum of 27 holiday days per calendar year
  • Online sports courses, wellbeing, and nutrition advice offered by Humanoo personal wellbeing coach app
  • Mental wellbeing support by our Employee Assistance Program and professional consultants to help you find health resources

  • Flexible working hours
  • Relocation assistance for internationals
  • If you work from an office in your role, a choice of office equipment to be delivered to you, to support you working from home due to COVID-19 safety

  • Access to the employee shares program
  • 40% shopping discount on products shipped and sold by Zalando, and 30% discount on Zalando Lounge
  • Discounts from a wide range of external partners

  • Employee parents’ forums and employee resource group
  • Supported transition into and out of parental leave, with a buddy and re-onboarding plan
  • 3 fully-paid child sick days per year
  • Free counselling, assistance, and referral service for all matters concerning yourself and your family via the Fürstenberg Institute
It’s the perfect time to join Zalando on our journey, from being a pioneer in the world of e-commerce, to the starting point for fashion in Europe. We connect customers, brands, and partners across 23 markets.

Help us drive digital and sustainable solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 46 million active customers through a team of diverse skill-sets, cultural backgrounds, and interests.

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We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.