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Creative Lead

Kraken

Kraken

United Kingdom
Posted on Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Building the Future of Crypto

Our Krakenites are a world-class team with crypto conviction, united by our desire to discover and unlock the potential of crypto and blockchain technology.

What makes us different?

Kraken is a mission-focused company rooted in crypto values. As a Krakenite, you’ll join us on our mission to accelerate the global adoption of crypto, so that everyone can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. For over a decade, Kraken’s focus on our mission and crypto ethos has attracted many of the most talented crypto experts in the world.

Before you apply, please read the Kraken Culture page to learn more about our internal culture, values, and mission.

As a fully remote company, we have Krakenites in 60+ countries who speak over 50 languages. Krakenites are industry pioneers who develop premium crypto products for experienced traders, institutions, and newcomers to the space. Kraken is committed to industry-leading security, crypto education, and world-class client support through our products like Kraken Pro, Kraken NFT, and Kraken Futures.

Become a Krakenite and build the future of crypto!

The Team

We’re looking for a skilled Creative Lead to join our Brand Creative Team at Kraken. You'll be responsible for leading creative projects for the Kraken brand. You'll work collaboratively with our Brand Creative, Marketing, Social and Design teams to identify opportunities, help develop creative briefs, find creative solutions, drive creative decision-making, and grow our brand impact, ultimately making Kraken stand out in culture. This role is perfect for someone who is highly creative, passionate about building exciting brands and who loves solving problems.

The Opportunity

  • Work closely with our Director of Creative to ideate and develop creative briefs and ideas.

  • Identify, generate and oversee creative executions for impactful, unexpected brand campaigns, performance advertising, activations, events as well as social and partnership campaigns.

  • Provide creative direction and feedback while ensuring the team delivers at the highest creative standards.

  • Keep up with the latest crypto trends to inform projects and deliver work that’s globally and culturally relevant.

  • Support and collaborate with internal and external teams on reactive projects with often tight deadlines.

  • Additional duties and responsibilities as assigned


Skills You Should HODL

  • 7+ years of proven, hands-on experience at a creative agency or in-house creative team. We’ll want to see a robust portfolio showcasing a wide range of creative projects, from big ideas to social activations and everything in between.

  • Strong conceptual, design and art direction skills as well as a fresh and modern approach to branding.

  • Knows crypto: You’re familiar with blockchain technology, crypto, DeFi and the culture around it.

  • Creative at heart. A burning passion for culture, and what makes brands exciting and relevant. You can spot opportunities for our brand to insert itself in culture(s).

  • Optimistic. We’re trying to change the narrative around crypto and get people excited.

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Kraken is powered by people from around the world and we celebrate all Krakenites for their diverse talents, backgrounds, contributions and unique perspectives. We hire strictly based on merit, meaning we seek out the candidates with the right abilities, knowledge, and skills considered the most suitable for the job. We encourage you to apply for roles where you don't fully meet the listed requirements, especially if you're passionate or knowledgable about crypto!

As an equal opportunity employer, we don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Whether that’s based on race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws.

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