BuzzFeed is hiring a

Junior Brand Designer, B2B Planning

Los Angeles, United States

BuzzFeed

BuzzFeed is the world’s leading independent digital media and tech company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally and spreads Joy and Truth across the internet. 
Our portfolio of brands are household names that people rely on to inform and entertain, including: BuzzFeed, BuzzFeed News, Tasty, Nifty, Bring Me, Cocoa Butter, Pero Like, Worth It, and Unsolved to name a few!  These properties and their Creators reach over 134M people a month through articles, lists, videos, animations, quizzes, podcasts, original series, newsletters and more.

The Role 

BuzzFeed is looking for a mid-level super star designer with a sharp eye to help create memorable visual elements for our marketing & sales teams - someone with a great sensibility and who can turn around work on a tight schedule. The role is largely B2B and will include brand design, pitch design, brand hub management, sizzle creation and event support. 

This role reports into the Director, B2B Planning. 

This job is based in our LA or NYC offices, and we offer competitive compensation and a stock option program.

You Will 

  • Refresh and manage deck templates and styles for the business team (Google Slides) 
  • Brief and manage creation of video marketing materials to support our brands and products
  • Turn ideas into compelling visuals for pitches and presentations  
  • Create mocks and user flows to visualize BuzzFeed’s ad products  
  • Support larger event production including things like invites, custom swag, signage, interactive elements, etc. 
  • Collaborate with marketing, research, sales, business operations, and developers to create interactive case studies, program recaps, research pieces, and more 
  • Brainstorm and strategize new and disruptive formats for all sales & marketing materials
  • Concept and develop a consistent B2B brand identity for our portfolio of brands like Buzzfeed News, Tasty, HuffPost and more 
  • Manage a brand hub with the latest materials, logos, colors and templates 
  • Act as design consulting and support for the business team at large.

You Have

  • The ability to be a team player who is comfortable collaborating with many different teams at once
  • Conceptual and strategic approach to design (ability to think cric as a marketing design consultant rather than simply executing a project exactly as it’s outlined)
  • Extreme attention to detail with an eye for spacing, alignment, consistency, and cohesion
  • Adaptability to feedback, different design directions, and working within client guidelines
  • Willingness to learn new programs
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines / balance short and long term projects 
  • Passion for design, desire to learn new programs and grow as a designer
  • Positive attitude and enthusiasm for BuzzFeed
  • Google Slides experience necessary 
  • Proficiency with Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop 
  • 1 - 2 years professional design experience

All job applications must be received through the official BuzzFeed Jobs board (https://www.buzzfeed.com/about/jobs), including referrals. It is BuzzFeed's practice to not schedule job interviews until after an application is submitted through our jobs board.

Life at BuzzFeed

At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. At BuzzFeed, you can expect:

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth through work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning @ BuzzFeed team, our Employee Resource Groups, and more
  • An attractive and equitable compensation package, including salary and stock options

A generous benefits program featuring PTO, unlimited sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more.

BuzzFeed is the world’s leading tech-powered media company, with a cross-platform news and entertainment network that reaches hundreds of millions of people globally. The company aims to spread truth and joy across the internet by producing articles, lists, quizzes, videos, original series; lifestyle content through brands including Tasty, the world’s largest social food network; original reporting and investigative journalism through BuzzFeed News; strategic partnerships, licensing and product development through BuzzFeed Marketing; and original productions across broadcast, cable, SVOD, film and digital platforms for BuzzFeed Studios. 

BuzzFeed is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category.