Senior Graphic Designer



Software Engineering, Design
Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Monday, June 17, 2024

At Havenly, we believe that everyone deserves a beautiful home they love. Founded in 2014, we've grown into the #1 interior design service in the country.

We're reinventing the way people design and shop for their homes, making custom furniture and interior design delightful and accessible for all. Although we're headquartered in Denver, we offer both online and in-person services, operating design studios on both coasts and throughout the US. We proudly own and operate some of the best home furnishings brands in the business including Interior Define, The Inside, St. Frank, and The Citizenry. Our family of brands is growing and we’re looking for amazing people to join us on this journey!

We’re hiring a Senior Graphic Designer to join our creative team and help bring our brands to life through engaging, performance-driven creative. This role will support visual design efforts across all marketing channels including email, paid media, social media, print collateral, digital ads, and other special projects.

What You’ll Do:

  • Lead design projects from start to finish, crafting bold and compelling creative solutions through brainstorming, concept development, and pixel-perfect delivery
  • Execute email, paid media ads, animations, video, printed material and other graphics as needed ensuring creative is on-brand and supports company performance objectives.
  • Source and produce video and imagery relevant to brand campaigns, retouching, and editing as needed
  • Strategically incorporate learnings from past campaigns into new creative
  • Manage a small team of Jr designers, providing project oversight, managing workloads and processes to ensure feedback is implemented and timelines are met
  • Lead brainstorming and other idea-generating team sessions, bringing fresh ideas to the table to innovate on brand creative on a regular basis.
  • Utilize our visual systems to support brand consistency across all communication channels
  • Work closely with the broader Creative and Growth Marketing team stakeholders to transform strategies and concepts into compelling brand creative across all brands
  • Work closely with copy to ensure visuals are harmonious with the narrative

What You’ll Bring:

  • 5+ years experience at an agency or in-house at a design-led company
  • Proven ability to design digital marketing assets, optimizing for mobile and desktop engagement
  • Advanced proficiency in industry standard design software, including Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, AfterEffects, Photoshop).
  • A rich portfolio demonstrating excellence in all aspects of design (composition, typography, color, illustration, imagery, video and motion, brand systems) with attention to detail
  • Experience designing for the web (eCommerce, emails, online branding)
  • Pixel-perfect attention to detail with a serious appreciation for whitespace
  • You thrive in a fast-paced agile environment while working across many medias
  • You excel with typography, color, layout, and imagery and know how to bring these elements together into one cohesive form that is emotive of a brand’s personality, voice, and values
  • A positive “can-do” attitude. You always start with “yes”
  • A strong aptitude for creativity and problem-solving
  • A pulse on design trends and what other brands are doing
  • Familiarity with office communication, presentation and project tracking tools such as Slack, Google Workspace, and Asana.
  • Project management skills - ability to track, prioritize, delegate, and execute on a variety of tasks on tight deadlines.
  • Bonus points for start-up experience in the home space or retail

Bonus points if you have experience with:

  • Copywriting and editing
  • Illustration
  • Videography
  • UX/UI design

Who You Are:

  • You’re excited about the opportunity to work very hard in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with high energy to build something incredible
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a knack for project management, demonstrated technical prowess, impressive design sensibilities, and a rigorous and a proactive work ethic
  • Highly value the bigger picture of our business and brand goals. As a result, you can go beyond the surface to create sustainable and scalable solutions based on that mindset
  • Ability to generate bold, provocative, fun, and surprising imagery on top of fulfilling project requirements and adhering to brand standards
  • Ability to shape content into easily digested visualizations
  • Ability to work under pressure, managing multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines
  • Able to work independently and as a collaborator on a team
  • Able to clearly communicate design concepts, verbally and visually
  • Able to give and receive constructive feedback
  • Curious, self-motivated, detail-oriented, and able to handle multiple projects under tight deadlines
  • Strong understanding of digital and social platforms

Additional Details:

  • This is a full-time hybrid position (on-site 2-3 days per week) located in Denver, CO (Cherry Creek)
  • Our total rewards package includes competitive compensation of 75-85K annually based on experience, generous PTO, volunteer days off, health benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability), company equity, 401K, and Fertility benefits. In addition, we offer free design services, furniture discounts, and merchandise credits.
  • Havenly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Havenly's employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

As a company, our goal is to make everyone feel good at home and that starts right here, at Havenly HQ. We celebrate our differences and encourage everyone to bring their true selves to work each and every day. Throughout the journey of each of our team members, as a company, we take pride in and commit to ensuring that everyone feels valued, heard, welcome and has equal opportunity to thrive. With the above stated, Havenly is committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive team. We are open to candidates of all backgrounds and encourage you to apply if interested.