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Brand Designer



New York, NY, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Brand design is what Squarespace is known for. We go to great lengths to ensure every touchpoint of the product and brand are as beautiful and impactful as possible.

As a modern creative organization, we hire aesthetically-driven designers who have a strong process that can be applied across a range of deliverables. Our Brand Designers help define and execute digital focused creative, brand identities, marketing campaigns, brand partnerships, and content creation. The ideal candidate is responsible for creating visually stunning and engaging designs for multimedia projects, including websites, apps, video content, and social media. Candidates should possess a strong background in digital design as well as the ability to maintain an overarching brand aesthetic across different channels with an elevated visual taste. This is an opportunity to join the founding team in Squarespace's new creative outpost. This is a hybrid role, you will report to the Brand Design Manager in our New York office headquarters.

Who We're Looking For

  • 4+ years of experience as a designer at agencies, studios or in-house
  • You will have a strong understanding of steps necessary to take a project from concept to launch.
  • Able to produce high-quality designs that adhere to brand guidelines, ensuring consistency and cohesiveness across all digital touchpoints
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to think creatively to overcome design challenges
  • Affinity for consistency, color, typography, photography, and animation
  • You will communicate a clear design vision and creative intent
  • Broad awareness of design and technology trends
  • Good understanding and background in visual, web and interaction design
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Figma, Sketch, After Effects
  • Experience with prototyping tools, 2D and 3D motion, or video editing

Benefits & Perks

  • A choice between medical plans with an option for 100% covered premiums
  • Fertility and adoption benefits
  • Headspace mindfulness app subscription
  • Retirement benefits with employer match
  • Flexible paid time off
  • 12 to 20 weeks of paid family leave
  • Equity plan for all employees
  • Access to supplemental insurance plans for additional coverage
  • Education reimbursement
  • Employee donation match to community organizations
  • 6 Global Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

Cash Compensation Range: $85,500 - $138,000 USD

The base salary for this position will vary based on job-related criteria including relevant skills, experience, and location, among other factors.

In addition to the cash compensation above (which includes base salary and, where applicable for eligible roles, may include on-target commissions or overtime pay), all Squarespace employees are eligible to receive equity in the company as part of their total compensation.

About Squarespace

Squarespace (NYSE: SQSP) is a design-driven platform helping entrepreneurs build brands and businesses online. We empower millions of customers in more than 200 countries and territories with all the tools they need to create an online presence, build an audience, monetize, and scale their business. Our suite of products range from websites, domains, ecommerce, and marketing tools, as well as tools for scheduling with Acuity, creating and managing social media presence with Bio Sites and Unfold, and hospitality business management via Tock. Our team of more than 1,700 is headquartered in bustling New York City, with offices in Chicago, Dublin, Ireland, Aveiro, Portugal, and coworking spaces in the UK, Netherlands, and Australia. For more information about our company culture, visit

Our Commitment

Today, more than a million people around the globe use Squarespace to share different perspectives and experiences with the world. Not only do we embrace and celebrate the diversity of our customers, but we also work toward the same in our employees. At Squarespace, we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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