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Brand Designer Working Student at Contentful
Berlin, DE

Contentful provides content infrastructure for digital teams to power websites, apps, and devices. Unlike a CMS, Contentful was built to integrate with the modern software stack. It offers a central hub for structured content, powerful management and delivery APIs, and a customizable web app that enables developers and content creators to ship their products faster. Companies including Spotify, Red Bull, WeWork, Lyft, and Urban Outfitters rely on Contentful to manage content as part of their modern web stack.

Contentful is growing rapidly, backed by $80 million in funding from VC firms including Benchmark and General Catalyst, and strategic investors including Sapphire Ventures (SAP) and Salesforce Ventures.

We’re a fun team of more than 200 people from 44 nations, with offices in Berlin and San Francisco. Join us!

We are on the hunt for a stellar working student to join our brand design team. You will have the opportunity to work on designs for our website blog, event collateral, marketing communication assets, and much more. This is a great opportunity to fill your portfolio with impressive work that has real and visible impact - and to meet some great people along the way!

We’re looking for someone who does great work with a great attitude. We’re not expecting you to know all the answers - we’ll be here to guide and train you!

You’ll be reporting to the Global Brand Designer based in San Francisco, and working with our Marketing Communications team - a fun group spread across Berlin and San Francisco.

This is a position with the potential to become full-time employment after graduation, so we want you to enjoy your time at Contentful and get real valuable experience!  We can’t wait to meet you!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create on-brand designs for our company blog and email newsletters
  • Edit and create iconography, illustrations, and layouts for both internal and customer-facing assets
  • Work with our field marketing team to produce booth or swag designs
  • Apply your creativity to tackle design requests from our cross functional partners (i.e.: Sales, HR, Admin, Recruiting, Finance, etc.)

ABOUT YOU

  • Currently enrolled in a German University (required to be considered)
  • High performing self-starter who will bring original ideas and fresh approaches to each project
  • Strong communication skills - you’re super comfortable with video chats
  • Good team player with a positive attitude; willing to learn and take feedback
  • Attention to detail and well-organised - you love tracking your progress on projects and your files are always clearly labeled and organised
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • You enjoy working with a dynamic team and bring passion and energy to your projects

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Sketch. Photoshop is a plus
  • Digital design, especially iconography, illustration, and layout
  • Print design, especially layout and packaging for print
  • Animation/motion graphics would be a plus
  • Proficient in Google Suite, especially Google Slides

BENEFITS

  • Join an innovative tech company as we help drive the evolution of digital experiences to become ever-more ubiquitous and interactive. Be a part of helping companies build modern architectures for mission-critical applications
  • Shape the future of Contentful: help us establish, scale, and improve our team's processes
  • Be set up for success, equipped with the latest and greatest hardware
  • Hang-out in one of our many shared spaces, playing games with colleagues or enjoying a full range of events, including workshops, on-site meetups, guest speakers, and fun events for the company and each team. 
  • Sharpen your PlayStation, ping pong, and kicker/fußball skills during breaks in the day
  • As much artisan coffee as you can handle
  • Brush up your language skills! Our team speaks more than 20 languages, and we offer free German classes
  • Take a break and pat a pup, we are a dog-friendly office
  • Plus, Contentful socks, oh yeah!

“Variety is the spice of life” — and a celebrated component of our culture. At Contentful, we strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our employees. We believe that our products and services benefit from our diverse backgrounds and experiences and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer: all qualified applicants are considered for positions regardless of race, ethnic origin, gender, age, religion or belief, marital status, gender identification, sexual orientation, or disability. We look forward to your application!




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