Head of Design

London, England, United Kingdom · Design · Design

Description

Memrise aims to help anyone achieve confident, real-world language skills in just a few months. Our product is innovative and fun, and it delivers the goods.

Last year, we won the "App of the Year 2017" at the Google I/O Awards. With near zero marketing spend we’ve grown organically to tens of millions of users, and we’re already profitable with a team of around 70, speaking over 40 languages!

We are looking for a Head of Design to help us grow even bigger and teach millions more people a new language! Your mission will be to turn design into a creative and strategic force inside and outside of Memrise, leading our design vision, strategy, workflow and team structure to supercharge product, growth, and marketing efforts.

Requirements

Reporting to our CEO, you’ll get to:


Ideally you'll have some or all of the following:


If you aren’t completely confident that you fit our exact criteria, please get in touch immediately. Humility is a wonderful thing and we’re not interested in hiring ‘rockstars’ or ‘ninjas’.

And we're at least as interested in character as in talent.

Benefits

Healthcare and pension, with a number of discounts and cashback on important stuff like Gym membership, opticians and dentists' fees. Fresh fruit, coffee and soft drinks. We keep you fuelled with a wide ever-changing variety of healthy and unhealthy snacks, tea, coffee and soft drinks, breakfast materials and weekly team language lunches and language lessons. We have frequent team expeditions, the last one being to being a trip to Iceland for a Polyglot Conference and general exploring! We run a cycle to work scheme and a selection of useful perks and benefits.

You'll get to work with the people in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wORv8J1n0y8


Closing date: 30th May 2018

Salary: Competitive

Location: London

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