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Senior Digital Designer - Customer Communications, Amsterdam
Location: Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands

At Picnic, we’re revolutionizing the way people buy groceries with our innovative and sustainable app-only service. We do almost everything in-house, developing cutting-edge technologies and processes to ensure we continue to grow rapidly without missing a beat. If you’re a passionate Digital Designer, we’re offering you the opportunity to join the diverse team at our Amsterdam HQ and make a real difference in our scaleup environment.  

🥜 In a nutshell 

You’ll join the Customer Team which is responsible for the online acquisition and onboarding of new customers, as well as campaigns geared towards our most loyal customers. This means you’ll work on digital content to support concepts targeting all sorts of (potential) Picnic customers. The context and goal of your work will vary. One week you might be combining animation and video to create content for a big online advertising campaign. The next week you might be making subtle changes to digital assets to be displayed in our app, enhancing the experience for loyal customers. We’re looking for a versatile digital designer who is eager to work on a broad variety of topics.

You’ll work alongside data analysts, business owners, and developers, making sure there is always a clear understanding of the “why” behind your creations. You’ll collaborate with a variety of stakeholders to build holistic solutions, and will be happy to present design options and explain decisions, while always keeping an open mind. 

Within the Customer Team, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from great designers and work on all visuals that are a key part of a rapidly-growing scale-up. You’ll join a growing team of content creators and your work will make a significant contribution to the next chapter of Picnic!

🎯 What you’ll do

  • Guide, coach, and inspire other designers in your team
  • Develop a shared vision for the future of our brand and visual identity
  • Create creative concepts for new online advertising campaigns
  • Create digital & print media to streamline the onboarding of new customers 
  • Develop cross-channel campaigns to engage  our existing customers
  • Test and validate designs either through user testing or A/B testing online
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders crafting solid concepts
  • Build a library of marketing and branding assets ensuring quality across the board

⭐ About you

  • Bachelor degree in relevant design field 
  • 5+ years of experience working for consumer facing brands
  • Passion for visual design and a solid (online) portfolio
  • Competent with complete Adobe Suite
  • Solid communication skills and the energy to inspire fellow designers
  • Ability to clearly present design options and explain design decisions
  • A self-starter who is keen to get involved and equally comfortable with leading and following 
  • Attention to detail, ability to notice the small but important things
  • An innate high standard of quality and dedication to continuous iteration and improvement in a fast-paced environment
  • Eager to learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Fluency in English and eligibility to work in the Netherlands

📖 Picnic perks

Every expert was once a beginner! 

You’ll get plenty of opportunities to challenge yourself and grow, including the Picnic Tech Academy, Lunch & Learn sessions, and tailored soft skills training. We also offer free professional weekly language courses.

Make a difference

You’ll work in an awesome scale-up environment with the freedom to drive your own projects and create a visible impact. 

Our fully electric vehicles and sustainable business model mean you’ll also be contributing to making the world a better place! 

Teamwork makes the dream work

With more than 80 nationalities across 3 countries, you’ll be part of a diverse company with plenty of cool stuff to get involved with, from board game evenings to after-work drinks to our company ski trip and more!

You are what you eat

You’ll get freshly prepared, healthy lunches and snacks (with plenty of vegetarian, vegan, and halal options). Coffee snob? Don’t worry, our amazing Picnic barista has you covered.

Stay healthy 

Mental health is important. As well as having the option to speak with Picnic colleagues who act as confidential advisors, our collaboration with OpenUp gives you easy access to professional psychologists, along with workshops and materials. 

There are plenty of sports communities and events to get involved with, from tennis to yoga to climbing! 

Attractive package

We offer competitive compensation and a pension plan that looks out for your future self as well as 25 vacation days per year, so you can recharge your batteries 

Work-life balance

Where possible, we like to enable people to work in ways that suit their working styles, which is why we have a hybrid-working model. Our teams generally like to have at least one team day per week at the office (the tasty lunch and Barista-made coffee may be a factor), but besides that, it’s up to you and your team.

Benefits for expats 

It can be daunting starting a new job AND moving to a new country. That’s why we offer lots of support for our many expat colleagues, including: 

  • Relocation package: If you join Picnic from abroad, we’ll cover your trip to Amsterdam, sponsor your Visa, and offer you a month of accommodation while you settle in (as long as regulations allow).
  • In the Netherlands, we offer support with your first tax report as well as arranging the 30% ruling.
  • From health insurance to living arrangements to pet passports, there are always colleagues who’ve faced the same challenges and are more than happy to help! 

COVID-19

We care about your health and wellbeing. As such, we currently support online interviews and remote onboarding (learn more about the process here).

Commitment to equal opportunities 

Picnic is an equal opportunity employer—this means that all decisions regarding applications will be based on qualifications and merit. Applicants will be regarded independently of age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, ethnicity, skin color, civil status, religious beliefs, physical or mental disability, or any other factors protected by law. 

At Picnic, we celebrate and value our differences and are committed to building a safe and inclusive working environment where everyone can be themselves.

Our recruitment process

CV screening

Phone screening

Online test

Interviews

Assessment day

Closing interview

Offer

Apply now!