Brand Designer, Brand Creative



Canada · Remote
Posted on Friday, February 2, 2024

Affirm is reinventing credit to make it more honest and friendly, giving consumers the flexibility to buy now and pay later without any hidden fees or compounding interest.

We’re looking for an experienced designer to execute co-marketing campaigns in partnership with our well-known merchant partners. This is an opportunity for you to help us craft and refine our brand look and feel while creating compelling co-marketing creative for use on owned and paid channels. This role reports to our Associate Creative Director, Art, and lives within our in-house creative team which also includes copywriting and project management.

The ideal candidate is a creative problem solver and proactive self-starter who brings creative instinct, polish, discipline, and an eye for detail to their craft.

Applications submitted without a portfolio will not be considered.

What You'll Do

  • Help push our creativity, campaign concepting, and discipline in how we bring our brand to life

  • Help create brand consistency in design and art direction at every consumer touchpoint

  • Ensure that co-marketing materials for Affirm and and our merchant partners support and strengthen Affirm’s brand identity

  • Work with the broader marketing team – including brand and partner marketing to ensure that creative meets desired objectives for campaigns

  • Design for online and offline marketing campaigns including emails, website modules, digital display, social media assets, business collateral, video assets, print, out of home, and presentations

  • Partner, closely collaborate, and jointly ideate with our brand copywriting team

  • Provide guidance and creative feedback to our platform / e-commerce partners

What We Look For

  • 5+ years of relevant design/art direction experience in developing well-crafted campaigns and creative work across owned and paid channels (with the portfolio to match), with experience in self-managing your day-to-day projects

  • Well-versed across the creative spectrum with an understanding of the skill and executional requirements needed for visual design and art direction for web, mobile, video, email, social, out of home, and print

  • Experience with partner marketing campaigns / integrating partners into marketing assets

  • Understanding of how to leverage consumer mindsets and strategic insights to drive creative thinking

  • Understanding of marketing strategy, user journeys, and targeted marketing

  • Experience working across consumer, business, and internal audiences (sales teams, PR/communications). Global experience is a plus.

  • Experience in e-commerce platforms and/or in a highly regulated, complex industry a plus

  • Must have a solid understanding of design systems and proficiency in Figma, Adobe Suite, Google Suite, with familiarity with project management tools (bonus if you have knowledge of Microsoft Suite and/or Asana)

Pay Grade - CAN27

Employees new to Affirm or promoted into a new role, typically begin in the min to mid range.

CAN base pay range per year:

Min: $80,100

Mid: $96,100

Max: $112,200


Affirm is proud to be a remote-first company! The majority of our roles are remote and you can work almost anywhere within the country of employment. Affirmers in proximal roles have the flexibility to work remotely, but will occasionally be required to work out of their assigned Affirm office. A limited number of roles remain office-based due to the nature of their job responsibilities.

We’re extremely proud to offer competitive benefits that are anchored to our core value of people come first. Some key highlights of our benefits package include:

  • Health care coverage - Affirm covers all premiums for all levels of coverage for you and your dependents
  • Flexible Spending Wallets - generous stipends for spending on Technology, Food, various Lifestyle needs, and family forming expenses
  • Time off - competitive vacation and holiday schedules allowing you to take time off to rest and recharge
  • ESPP - An employee stock purchase plan enabling you to buy shares of Affirm at a discount

We believe It’s On Us to provide an inclusive interview experience for all, including people with disabilities. We are happy to provide reasonable accommodations to candidates in need of individualized support during the hiring process.

[For U.S. positions that could be performed in Los Angeles or San Francisco] Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, Affirm will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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