Senior Digital Designer

London, England, United Kingdom · Editorial expand job description ↓


Trouva is the leading online marketplace for independent boutiques and one of Europe’s top e-commerce startups. Our vision? A thriving global community of independent shops and shoppers united by their passion for unique products for the home. Trouva is backed by BGF Ventures, the UK’s largest venture fund, alongside Index Ventures (Europe’s largest VC fund and investors in Farfetch, ASOS and Etsy) and Octopus Investments (backers of Secret Escapes and Graze). It is one of the five fastest growing tech businesses in the UK (TNW Tech5) and was named one of Wired’s hottest startups in London.

We are looking for an outstanding Senior Digital Designer to work on Trouva’s graphic design across all platforms. You will be producing artwork for the website, social channels, emails and offline projects when relevant. Being part of our in-house team you will report into the Creative Brand Director and play a part in shaping the aesthetic of the Trouva brand as it evolves, working in an extraordinarily fast paced, start-up environment.

You’ll be working on a wide range of exciting projects so a breadth of design knowledge is essential and, as we’re a online brand, solid e-commerce experience is crucial. We are looking for someone who can deliver exceptional work that inspires our customer to purchase and makes them loyal and excited about our brand. You need to be able to think commercially and have an entrepreneurial approach in the way you work.

What you will do:

  • Develop campaign concepts alongside the Creative Brand Director
  • Work within the Brand Marketing team to produce on brand, engaging content of the highest standard with our customer front of mind for a wide range of online and when relevant offline channels
  • Partner with internal teams across the company on graphic briefs. Develop innovative ideas in response to their needs resulting in the production of high quality content
  • Design and update on site content on a regular basis using the CMS
  • Create landing pages to support marketing content campaigns
  • Support wider marketing team creating visuals for paid social channels, email and digital display adverts
  • Scope out design initiatives and juggle multiple projects, proactively managing your own time


Who you are:

  • 5+ years relevant industry experience
  • A strong portfolio of relevant digital, creative work, ideally in interiors, design or fashion e-commerce
  • Proven experience in digital / social campaigns
  • In-depth use of the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Strong understanding of HTML 5 and CSS
  • Strong understanding of design fundamentals such as typography, colour and layout
  • The ability to work independently
  • Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills
  • Self-motivated, flexible and with impeccable attention to detail
  • Bachelor’s degree in design or related field


What you'll get in return:

  • Competitive salary and share options in one of the UK’s most exciting startups. Equity is very important to us - we want you to be a shareholder in the company so you are part of the upside if we're successful together
  • 33 days including 8 bank holidays per annum
  • Company pension
  • A beautiful office space in Central London, with unlimited coffee, snacks and fresh fruit
  • Need tech or equipment? We'll provide whatever you need to get the job done
  • Regular team events where we celebrate our success and people
  • Company benefits membership (e.g. discount on Apple products, discounted gym membership, free mobile phone insurance - via Perkbox), unlimited staff discount on all Trouva products and a Trouva gift card to get something awesome for your desk
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