Ethos Life

Senior Marketing Designer

Ethos Life

Remote job description

Ethos was built to make it faster and easier to get life insurance for the next million families. Our approach blends industry expertise, technology, and the human touch to find you the right policy to protect your loved ones.

We leverage deep technology and data science to streamline the life insurance process, making it more accessible and convenient. Using predictive analytics, we are able to transform a traditionally multi-week process into a modern digital experience for our users that can take just minutes! We've issued billions in coverage each month and eliminated the traditional barriers, ushering the industry into the modern age. Our full-stack technology platform is the backbone of family financial health.

We make getting life insurance easier, faster and better for everyone.

Our investors include General Catalyst, Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, Google Ventures, SoftBank, and the investment vehicles of Jay-Z, Kevin Durant, Robert Downey Jr and others. This year, we were named on CB Insights' Global Insurtech 50 list and BuiltIn's Top 100 Midsize Companies in San Francisco. We are scaling quickly and looking for passionate people to protect the next million families!

About the role

Ethos is looking for a Senior Marketing Designer to express the Ethos brand across all touch points. This candidate will play an instrumental role in shaping every aspect of the brand and work closely with a talented cross-functional team to develop novel solutions to large and interesting challenges.

We expect that you will traverse between shaping the overall vision and direction of the Ethos story and meticulous design detail. You should be a pioneer who is not afraid to experiment, invent, and occasionally fail. You should be energized by building from the ground up, designing moments and experiences that drive business value and make customers smile.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Elevate and evolve the Ethos design direction across multiple channels, creating a consistent brand experience across all social, lifecycle marketing, advertising, events and visual communication touch-points. There will be a heavy emphasis on email and lifecycle marketing.
  • Design a high volume of compelling marketing content, from concept to execution, such as: email & social media campaigns, ads, videos, landing pages, etc.
  • Collaborate efficiently with marketing and product design to tell Ethos' story with compelling visuals, iconography, typography, photography, animation and infographics across all digital channels and platforms.
  • Help shape the strategic vision and goals for the design team by identifying and pitch ideas that create business or user value
  • Lead high-impact projects and programs in a dynamic environment
  • Maintain and evolve the Ethos brand and design system ensuring, consistency across all touch points

Qualifications and Skills:

  • 5-8 years of professional visual, marketing or brand design experience at a top agency or technology company
  • Ability to foster strong working relationships with team members and cross-functional partners
  • Meticulous attention to detail applied across aesthetics and excellent communication (verbal, written, visual)
  • Experience designing for a B2B audience
  • Experience creating engaging, scalable designs that span multiple marketing channels (email, landing pages, presentations, paid ads, lifecycle emails, landing pages, sales/marketing handbooks, offline assets, etc.)
  • Proficiency with design tools like Adobe CC and Figma, etc.
  • Strengths in typography, color, and composition
  • Effectively communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale
  • Engage in constructive design critiques
  • Strong skills around critical thinking and storytelling
  • Embrace an iterative design process and receptive to feedback
  • Able to work independently, drive multiple projects at a time, and iterate quickly
  • Experience in photography, motion graphics, or other creative adjacent space is a bonus
  • Demonstrated ability and passion for branding and visual identity systems: understanding how to build a brand from the ground up, as well as experience in digital and/or consumer experiences
  • Experience leading projects and process spanning insights, ideation and validation through to execution

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The US national base salary range for this full-time position is $130,000 - $217,000. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training.

Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only and do not include applicable bonus, equity, or benefits.

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Don't meet every single requirement? If you're excited about this role but your past experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. At Ethos we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace.

We are an equal opportunity employer who values diversity and inclusion and look for applicants who understand, embrace and thrive in a multicultural world. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Pursuant to the SF Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider employment for qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records.

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Company name: Ethos Life
Remote job title: Senior Marketing Designer
Job tags: Storytelling, Brand Design, Ideation

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