We are a strategic brand and packaging design consultancy helping brands to win at ‘Moment of Sale’. Our focus is on using design to scale business and amplify brands in the most effective, efficient ways possible and deliver it globally. With an agile design toolbox and with adaptive capabilities, Marks aim is to help brands thrive by offering more smarter, leaner design services on a global scale.
Marks is a genuinely friendly, fun and engaging place to work. Whilst we all have very serious work to do, we are emphatic that our employees should have the most rewarding experience at work we can possibly give them in a business environment, as well as a great place for all to nurture their talents. We’re bringing together a diverse team of creative people with perspectives from all over the world to create a vibrant environment full of ideas, opinions, and experience.
About The Role:
Our Amsterdam Studio is growing rapidly, and we are looking for a talented Midweight Designer who is bursting with enthusiasm and ideas to join our creative team. This is a rewarding role for a team player with a positive attitude, working in a friendly and relaxed, yet focused and hard-working environment.
As an excellent designer with a passion for problem solving and creating memorable designs, you’re eager to learn new aspects of the business with a proactive attitude and approach. You’re truly passionate about all things design. A conceptual thinker with strong typographic skills and an attention to detail, you can consistently demonstrate the ability to execute with excellence, creating great work for our clients.
You’ll be part of a dynamic team and have the opportunity to participate in projects from concept to execution. You’re focussed, open minded, and are excited by the potential of being part of a talented and growing pool of creatives.
What you’ll do:
Apply your knowledge to turn raw ideas into skilfully crafted executions
Collaborate with the rest of the team, iterate quickly and respect deadlines
Move effectively while still being meticulous and conscientious in your work
Participate in agency life and get involved with internal initiatives, playing an active role in supporting your immediate colleagues
What you’ll need:
Overall experience in branding, packaging and corporate identity
An ability to translate design briefs into compelling creative solutions
A can do attitude with a confidence and willingness to use your initiative
A great portfolio that shows conceptual thinking in the world of FMCG, healthcare brands are a plus
A hands-on approach, keen eye for detail and great crafting skills
A passion for visual culture, creativity, innovation and tech, beyond the world of graphic design
A grounded working knowledge of the usual Adobe software (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator)
Organisation skills. You can effectively manage your time, prioritise your work and handle multiple projects simultaneously
Come and join us if you are hungry to learn, determined to create beautiful things and be part of a growing new studio in the heart of Amsterdam.