Visual Designer - TAPI

Klarna makes shopping smoooth. And we do it with flair because shopping is fun. Every day, we help customers, businesses, and partners explore just how smoooth the modern shopping experience can be. 

It means we’re constantly changing the game. Always trying out new things. And we encourage our people to do the same. To grow. To develop. Because we don’t believe roles have to stay fixed. Instead we inspire our people to take an irregular career path. As a company of 350 dynamic start-ups, our whole business is built for it. So once you’re in, there’s no telling what will happen next.

Who you are
Klarna is looking for ambitious people with significant drive. You should be passionate about your work and enjoy a fast paced international working environment. You will play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level thus, you should desire to go above and beyond to produce best work results. At Klarna we embrace change, you should dare to challenge the status quo and be persistent.
(Brand) Designers at Klarna are fundamental players in the strategy, conception and design of beautiful and meaningful ideas and products. Bringing exceptional creative thought and well-crafted execution, the designers shape innovative brand experiences and possess broad, up-to-date knowledge of the most innovative communication trends. We pride ourselves on making each project as cool as it can be, and we throw in a bunch of fun while doing it.

What you will do:

  • Visionary lead, develop and adapt the employer brand and guideline documentation for different channels and candidate journeys
  • Produce visual content and motion design for blog, career site, social media, and digital channels used in Klarna’s recruitment process
  • Experiential design for events & fairs. Bring creative ideas to the table and explore new ways to present Klarna’s employer brand in external touchpoints, while ensuring brand consistency
  • Review and steer design produced by external agencies and take responsibility for the quality, execution and delivery of design throughout all phases of a project across a broad range of digital and sometimes physical touch points
  • Facilitate feedback with a positive attitude from different teams while ensuring relevant feedback is captured, properly validated, and implemented
  • Create strong and coherent visual design, motion design and art direction

You should have:

  • Strong skills in creating visual content for social media and digital platforms
  • Visual art direction as well as motion skills
  • Exceptional design & layout skills, great eye for composition, colour, typography and a hunger for creating bold visual design with a portfolio that proves it
  • A passion for the written word and a coherent tone of voice
  • Collaboration skills. Our designers have the opportunity to work with experts in various fields and are expected to bring ideas to the table
  • Articulation skills. You present concepts and solutions clearly and effectively to internal stakeholders
  • A strong interest in how design affects user experience
  • A passion for what’s next. Our designers have their eyes forward, bringing innovative techniques to how we communicate with audiences
  • Remain flexible and positive if designs need to change or direction is modified
  • Ability to work quickly without compromising quality or organisation
  • Strategic and operational thinking. A can-do attitude. Self-motivated problem solver, detail-oriented, dedication, positive attitude and flexibility. You get things done
  • Exceptional English skills in written and oral communication. 4+ years of proven experience in above mentioned fields
We offer you a diversely international working environment filled with talented, creative and intelligent colleagues. As part of the Consumer demand creation domain you will be working alongside other designers, copywriters, product marketeers, marketing managers, PR specialists, etc. As an employee at one of the fastest growing companies in online payments and e-commerce worldwide, you will play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level. If this sounds as exciting to you as it does to us, we look forward to hearing from you.

How to apply

Send over a CV & Portfolio in English.
We recommend you submit your application as soon as possible as selection and interviews are held continually.

Note: A portfolio is an essential element of the application for a Design role at Klarna. Applicants who do not supply a link or PDF with samples of their work can unfortunately not be considered.

About Klarna

Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then, we’ve changed the banking industry forever. And now we’re creating the world’s smooothest shopping experience. We serve 80 million consumers worldwide, and partner with 190,000 merchants – with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. Including some of the world’s leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung and Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 18 different markets, hosted by +3000 people from 90 nationalities.