Elvie is hiring a

Creative - Digital Senior Designer

Bristol City, United Kingdom

Life at Elvie - Meaningful work. Exceptional people

We develop extraordinary and smart technologies designed to improve the lives of women. It's a fascinating and challenging area that requires us to solve the problems that no one else has ever tackled before.

Our first product, Elvie Trainer, is an award-winning app-connected trainer that helps women strengthen their pelvic floor muscle via fun, five-minute workouts. It took the wellness industry by storm and is now available via the NHS Supply Chain. Our street cred is backed up by more than 12 awards for innovation and design, including the prestigious Red Dot Award and an IDA Design Award.

Our second innovation: Elvie Pump, the world’s first silent hands-free, wearable breast pump, has received international praise, including being listed as one of the Times 100 best inventions in 2019 and ‘wearable design of the year’ at the Dezeen Awards.

Elvie has received more than 30 awards, including being named one of 15 startups “To Watch” by The Sunday Times and ranked as the 6th fastest growing business in the UK by SyndicateRoom in 2019. Tania Boler has recently been rated as the 8th most influential person shaping british technology in 2019 by Business Insider and both products have been featured in the Oscar Nominee Gift Bags. In April 2019, Elvie announced a $42 million Series B, the largest ever fundraise in Femtech.


How do we like to work?

You will be surrounded by people who want to improve everything and everyone around them. People who are passionate about our mission. People who are driven to solve tough problems and constantly consider the best ways to improve the health and wellbeing of women.

We're deeply proud of our values, which are intrinsic to the way we behave every day. We take them seriously because we want our culture to thrive:

  • We’re fearless - We tackle taboos and break boundaries, requiring sensitivity and courage.
  • We’re innovators - We are passionate, curious and data-driven. We are constantly learning how to work smarter, faster and better. Always embracing change and innovation.
  • We’re in it together - Together, we are constantly learning, embracing change and seeking innovation, whilst having fun along the way. We stay authentic and embrace our differences.


What will you do?

A senior designer with genuine enthusiasm for Elvie products and can contribute as a core member of our team. You have a strong portfolio that proves your ability as a designer of beautiful, well crafted and well rationalised work. You are conceptual, graphical and multi-channel. You have a digital and social background, but you’ll be equally happy doing print, packaging, POS and VOD.

  • You’ll come up with original, creative ideas and take them from scamp to delivery.
  • You’ll constantly help us to develop, promote and protect the Elvie tone of voice, both at home and abroad.
  • You’ll be able to present and sell ideas (creative, strategy and process improvement) to key stakeholders in a confident, clear and creative way.
  • You’ll develop the website, digital newsletters and social media content (no need to know any code).
  • You’ll create ATL campaigns (outdoor, print and press ads and BTL activation).
  • You’ll create customer marketing (consumer handouts, in-store barkers, posters, trade press ads and store window communications).
  • You’ll create brand experiences, corporate and internal communications.

Requirements

  • At least 5 years of experience in a digital advertising agency, in-house design studio or similar
  • You have a compelling portfolio demonstrating strong graphic design skills supported by conceptual skills and creative thinking
  • You have a solid understanding of typography, layout and design which you can employ quickly and accurately
  • You understand user interface design and branding, and can analyse existing designs to ensure continual improvement
  • You have excellent knowledge of the Adobe Creative suite package, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • You enjoy problem-solving and enjoy translating business problems into compelling, creative visual solutions
  • You have experience of delivering creative solutions across multiple platforms, from brief to completion
  • You have experience in developing, executing and policing brand guidelines and positioning
  • You have experience working in partnership with a copywriter to generate creative ideas and concepts to fulfil the brief
  • You have strong organisation, communication and presentation skills
  • You have the ability to manage multiple projects of varying complexities, meet deadlines and work well in a fast-paced working environment
  • You have the ability to work collaboratively, see other people’s point of view and take on board feedback
  • You are a team player, self-motivated, proactive and focused on delivery
  • Experience of Sketch, Figma or similar design tools would be an advantage

Note: you must have the right to work in the UK to apply for this role

Benefits

Elvie is at the crest of a wave! Founded by women's health expert Tania Boler and tech entrepreneur Alex Asseily, Elvie is a collection of bright and motivated team members working across the business to shape the emerging femtech industry.

We are passionate about creating disruptive products that address the challenges that matter most to women and dismantling the taboos around women’s bodies. Here, you can be part of a business and brand that has a positive and meaningful impact on the world, while learning a great deal and having fun.


What are some of the perks of working at Elvie?

We are looking after you. As well as the chance to develop products with real work impact and working with dedicated and passionate colleagues, our benefits have flexibility and wellbeing in mind with:

  • Great work environment - regular company socials, free daily snacks
  • Flexible work environment built on trust and autonomy
  • Enjoy employee / friends & family discounts on Elvie products
  • Generous employee referral program
  • Cycle Scheme & Tech Scheme
  • A tax-efficient group pension scheme with SmartPension
  • Life Insurance with Yulife
  • Medical, Dental & Optical cash-plan with WPA
  • Employee Assistance Program for you and your family
  • YuLife Well-being app & access to SmartHealth app with unlimited GP appointments for you and your family, plus various well-being initiatives throughout the year


A note to agencies:

Please be aware that we operate a preferred supplier arrangements. As such, we would ask that agencies refrain from making direct contact with our employees and that no CVs are submitted directly to staff outside the People team. All CV’s submitted via a 3rd party agency will be forwarded to our exclusive recruitment partner, Page Group ([email protected]). We only accept CVs that are submitted via our ATS, Workable. Speculative CVs sent via email will not be considered liable for a fee.

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