Art Director

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Art Director

FULL-TIME · AMSTERDAM

Every day, millions of people rely on WeTransfer to share their creative ideas. So, the work we do matters. Come and be a part of it.

WeTransfer believes creative thinking changes the world. So, we’re building a whole set of simple, stylish tools to help people get in, and stay in, their creative flow. What about our creative flow? That’s where The Studio comes in. Our in-house team of designers, art directors and developers make sure everything we do looks and feels fantastic. As guardians of the WeTransfer brand, The Studio oversees everything we put out into the world, shaping the core building blocks of our products and all of our communications. From bespoke commercial campaigns for clients like Nike, Apple and Kenzo, to creative collaborations with artists like Bjork, Ryan McKinley and FKA Twigs, The Studio knows how to harness the unique power of our platform.

We are looking for a strong, experienced Art Director who has been working in the advertising industry for at least 5 years.

You are comfortable designing from scratch as well as responding to established Art Direction.

You will be responsible for the visual output and presentations of all our projects and pitches for some of the top clients and agencies in the world.

You are comfortable creating innovative concepts for a wide variety of clients from scratch as well as responding to requested briefs.

You are someone who loves to push creative boundaries and daring ideas.

You have worked with a number of brands in various industries and can develop concepts for a broad range of clients.

And most importantly you love to pitch and win new work. 

Requirements:

  • Experience in both Digital and Print, conceptualising and designing
  • Understand code and development options and restrictions
  • Translate client needs to groundbreaking creative concepts
  • Be great at storyboarding and visualizing concepts
  • Be passionate about advertising, design and new technologies
  • Excellent communications and presentation skill
  • Be eligible to work in EU without need for a Visa sponsorship
  • Great teamwork skills
  • Fluent in English


Even better if you have:

  • Experience with coding
  • Video editing skills
  • Knowledge of Sketch
  • A network of freelancers


Portfolio will be required during the application process.

A little something about us

Since 2009 WeTransfer has been helping people share their creative ideas. We believe creative thinking changes the way we see the world, and so we develop tools to get people into their flow – that strange and beautiful state where everything comes together and the best work happens.

Today, more than 40 million people in 195 countries share ideas using WeTransfer. We are constantly developing new products, as well as rethinking what our current platforms can be, and can do.

Our founders originally worked in design, media and marketing; today we’re lucky to be working with the most creative minds in branding, sales, design, support and engineering.

We believe a diverse company is a better company. Whatever your story, we want to hear from you. Whatever your background, we’ll help you do your best work. All employees get an annual €1,000 personal development budget to learn new skills, or improve existing ones.

Our Amsterdam office sits right by the river in the east of the city; our LA team are based in Venice. With lunch, snacks and great coffee, we know how to keep our teams properly fuelled. Our culture team designs a program of outings, speakers, workshops and fitness classes to get a good work-life balance, and there is free gym membership for all employees too. 

Personal Budget

€1,000 Annually

Healthy Lunch

Provided Daily

Onefit Membership

Free Gym Subscription

Innovation Friday

Doowutchyalike

Friday Drinks

Nuts Included

Like the sound of working with us?

We’re a company that makes a difference for millions of people with a culture that values each individual. Come and join us!