Graphic Designer & Editor (Intern)

Luxembourg City Europe

04 May 2018

Luxembourg City

Europe

Arts and Design

Internship

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About bitFlyer:

bitFlyer is the largest Bitcoin and blockchain company in Japan. We operate a virtual currency exchange and marketplace. We provide our customers with convenient and exciting ways to buy, sell and spend bitcoins.

Our vision is to build a truly global Bitcoin and blockchain company to reflect the international nature of the virtual currency. Our mission is to make the world simpler through blockchain.

bitFlyer was established in January 2014 in Tokyo. We have since established regional headquarters for the US in San Francisco and for the EU in Luxembourg. We are a fast-growing, dynamic and international team with a passion for virtual currency and blockchain technology.

We have raised over 4.1 billion yen (~$36 million) in venture capital funding. Our platform has facilitated over $250 billion in bitcoin trades, 95% of which came in 2017.

We are backed by world-class investors including SMBC Venture Capital, Mizuho Capital, Mitsubishi UFJ Capital, Dentsu Digital Holdings and SBI Investment.

Role Description:

Since our European operation has recently started, you will be responsible for a wide range of tasks related to producing content. These include video content, graphic visuals, and supporting promotional marketing activities.

This is a unique opportunity to work for a leading player at the cutting edge of a fast-growth and revolutionary industry. You will be an instrumental part of this growth story. A familiarity and genuine interest in Bitcoin and blockchain technology is desirable.

You must be able to live and work in Luxembourg.

The internship is full-time/part-time for 3-6 months. There are opportunities to join the bitFlyer Europe team on a more permanent basis for the right candidate.


Responsibilities:

• Design a variety of marketing assets for both digital & print, such as posters, ads, brochures, collateral, direct mail, digital assets etc.

• Designing and creating high quality web pages and landing pages.  

• Editing and producing compelling video content in the form of Social media segments, YouTube videos etc.

• Being part of every step of production, from pre-production and project planning through to post-production and delivery

• Work with Head of Marketing in accelerating brand reach and exposure across several channels

• Support other team members in a variety of activities


Desired Skills and Experience:

• University qualifications with excellent academics

• One to two years’ professional experience (start-up exposure preferred)  

• Strong interpersonal communication skills 

• Experience using CMS is a plus

• Exceptional skills in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)

• Strong understanding of graphic design principles, brand identity, and photography

• Fluent in all visual media – print, digital, video

Provide a link to a current portfolio with relevant samples


Languages:

• Fluent in English (oral and written communication)

• Other European languages are desirable

• Japanese Language is a plus

Note: An intern is entitled to a monthly gross indemnity of EUR 1300 in order notably to cover the costs related to the execution of the internship.