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Design Director



Posted 1 week ago

Join Payhawk's creative force in London as a design leader and shape the future of global spend management solutions.


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Sofia, Bulgaria

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Organisation Summary:
Payhawk is at the forefront of spend management solutions, revolutionizing financial operations for businesses across 32 countries from its London headquarters. As innovators with a mission to automate and control company spending, Payhawk is a fertile ground for growth, backed by distinguished investors and operating with a commitment to environmental responsibility and a vision to achieve B Corp certification.

  • Lead the creation of Payhawk’s marketing and branding materials, including web UX/UI and motion design.
  • Manage design projects from start to finish and oversee the design intake process.
  • Conduct user research and utilize analytics to assess the impact of design initiatives.
  • Based in Sofia office with fluency in English and Bulgarian.
  • Minimum 8 years of design experience with 3 years in a leadership position.
  • Proficient in user research, interface design, user testing, and incorporating feedback into designs.
  • Skilled in Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, and other design tools.
  • B2B or SaaS environment experience is advantageous.

Company Mission Payhawk is the leading global spend management solution for scaling businesses. Headquartered in London, we combine company cards, reimbursable expenses, and accounts payable into a single product. Our future-facing technology enables finance teams to control and automate company spending at scale. We have a diverse customer base that includes fast-growing and mature multinational companies in 32 countries. We are backed by renowned investors and have offices in multiple locations worldwide.

The Role We are seeking a multidisciplinary design leader with extensive experience in marketing, branding, web UX/UI, and motion design. You will be responsible for creating all of Payhawk’s on-screen and print marketing assets (excluding the design of the Payhawk platform) and elevating our visual designs to create unique and compelling experiences that support our brand goals. You will manage multiple design projects from inception through to execution, oversee the end-to-end design intake process, conduct user research, and leverage analytics to evaluate the effectiveness of designs.

Job Requirements You should be willing to work from our Sofia office and be fluent in English and Bulgarian. You should have at least 8 years of professional design experience, with at least 3 years in a leadership role. You should be proficient in user research, interface design, user testing, and incorporating user feedback. You should have expertise in using tools such as Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, and other relevant design software. Experience in B2B or SaaS environments is a plus.

Benefits We believe in work-life balance, continual learning, and empowered teams. We’re also on a journey to improve our environmental and social impact and become B Corp certified. Our software and automation help take paper out of the equation for our customers, too.

Application Details Unfortunately, we cannot provide visa sponsorship, and to be considered for this role, candidates must be able to provide proof of their eligibility to work in Bulgaria. Payhawk is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


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