Lead Designer

By November 17, 2020April 3rd, 2021No Comments

Lead Designer, Motion (f/m/d)


We’re looking for an ambitious, experienced designer to help in leading our creative, from ideation to production, with particular focus on the visual execution and motion specifically. A skilled background in motion design and graphic design is especially important for our social-first work. Additional experience in other relevant fields like video editing, typography, etc is highly valued.


What will keep you challenged?

  • As Lead Designer, you’ll be responsible for producing best-in-class, social-first work, but also directly managing others on the design team with a diverse set of skills. You will report to the Head of Creative.
  • Responsibilities include: 
  • Contribute to each brand’s creative process – deliver strong concepts, crafted design, tasteful art direction, and refined motion design.
  • Create best-in-class user-centric work suitable for a diverse set of social platforms including Instagram, TikTok, Youtube, and others as well as TV, email, websites, OOH etc. 
  • Manage all aspects of multi-channel communication design including social media, emails, digital ads, billboards, and retail-space artifacts.
  • Developing & managing insights-based ad rotation
  • Manage photo and video shoots for various ads and campaigns.
  • Adhere to our clients’ brand identities while finding appropriate opportunities to push boundaries and enhance their visual language. 
  • Create, maintain, and make accessible to the marketing team a clear, up-to-date and well-designed library of assets including source files for ads, edited photos, videos, voice-overs, illustrations, etc.
  • Provide oversight and/or development of all internal presentations, as well as marketing material like apparel, stickers, office ware, business cards, etc.
  • Present concepts and designs to clients. 
  • Manage projects and meet all deadlines.
  • You will build and spearhead our design team with our Head of Creative

Which traits & experience contribute to your success?


  • 5+ years of work experience in design or similar roles.  
  • A portfolio of work that demonstrates your skills in motion and graphic design. 
  • Experience collaborating with product managers, marketing and sales teams.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, people-first mentality.
  • Intimate experience with the many facets of each social media platform
  • On the forefront of social trends, able to apply awareness strategically to new projects.
  • A keen eye for high-performing social content
  • Excellent spoken and written English, level C1 & C2
  • German skills are a plus

What to expect working at MOONBASE

At Moonbase you can expect a down to earth, no bullshit, yet high caliber work environment. Thrive from an inspiring, young & dynamic team.

  • Supportive and hard working environment
  • You will join a world-class team with past achievements in their previous projects
  • You can have a direct impact without micromanagement
  • Your work brings you in contact with the “Who is Who” of the German E-Commerce industry
  • You will work with people who believe in the company, love what they do, and are happy being together
  • Culture of trust, empowerment, and constructive feedback
  • Extensive onboarding, mentoring, and personal development opportunities
  • Opportunity to partly schedule your working times on your own, remotely
  • Work with the biggest brands in the world
  • Competitive compensation & pension
  • Well equipped and modern flagship office right above Apple & Tesla in Berlin
  • Transparent culture with flat hierarchies where every person is highly valued
  • Having fun together as a company at team events
  • Getting challenged and developing your professional skills by taking over responsibilities, and a steep learning curve from day one

Start date:


We encourage every qualified person to apply regardless of your age, gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status, or religion. We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.


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