At Canva our mission is to make beautiful design possible for everyone by transforming the way corporations, small businesses, nonprofits, and educators work all over the world. Through this democratisation of design, we aim to have a significant positive impact on society.
Since launch in August 2013, we have grown exponentially. We are one of the world’s fastest growing startups and the journey has only just begun. Joining Canva now means you become an integral part of this adventure.
We take great pride in designing a product and an encompassing experience that users really love. Just check out our Twitter stream. Your colleagues at Canva — like you — enjoy being the best at their craft and coming together as a team to create something world-class.
About the Team
Our Enterprise Template Design Team empowers businesses to create stunningly beautiful content—by beginning their journey with a perfect and easily customizable template design. From presentations to social media, illustrated posters to videos and beyond, our goal is to provide our Enterprise clients with everything their company needs, beautifully designed and easy to use in Canva.
We need the help of talented Junior Designers to help bring exciting campaigns and projects to life, execute professionally designed and usable templates for companies large and small.
Joining our design team means you contribute to empowering everyone to create beautiful and usable designs right at their fingertips.
Check out what the Manila templates team has done the past few months here.
About the Role
As a Junior Designer, you will be part of a vibrant and friendly creative studio, producing beautiful templates for our clients. You’ll have the opportunity to deliver a wide variety of creative campaigns, the excitement of learning hands on with a collaborative team, and the chance to create designs used by thousands every day.
We need someone who is passionate about beginning their design career at one of the fastest-growing start-ups in the world - eager to grow and learn, and excited to work alongside a global team of talented designers.
What you'll do...
Work with our template designers and assisting the team in creating and delivering template design projects and campaigns
Recreate client’s templates in Canva for them to use
Contribute to design research, and learn how to create strong and effective mood boards and briefs
Create high-quality designs and templates that are tailored to and curated to campaigns and project briefs
Review designs created by our designers and provide feedback for revisions
Check for template usability before publishing
We'd love it if you have...
1+ years experience as a Junior Designer, Artworker, or Mac Operator;
A portfolio demonstrating your passion for designing clean, elegant, and beautiful designs;
The ability to work collaboratively in a creative team environment;
The ability to manage your time well to help the team hit deadlines;
A great attitude to constructive criticism, and an eagerness to learn;
Good communication skills, a positive attitude, and a passion for design.
While we won’t be taking any blood samples, we’d love to see some Startup DNA – you will need to be flexible, pragmatic, strategic, tenacious, and take ownership of deliverables and outcomes – ya gotta have hustle!
Equity options in one of the fastest growing startups in the world
Sponsored social clubs and team events
Fun and quirky celebrations
Quick tip: Send your CV along with your portfolio that would best highlight your work!
One of our core values at Canva, “Being a force for good” means we are actively working towards a world that isn't just good for a small few, but one that’s good for everyone. We believe deeply that bringing together diversity of thoughts, perspectives and expression is key for building the best product for our equally diverse community. To achieve this, we need to constantly work towards making Canva the best place to work, for everyone.
At Canva, we create tools that empower the world to design. Our platform combines a drag-and-drop design tool with a stock library of over 1 million photographs, illustrations and imagery. You can also choose from hundreds of professional templates to create social media graphics, presentations, flyers, posters, invitations and so much more.
Our mission is to make design simple for everyone. Driven by a team of talented thinkers, an amazing culture and remarkable growth trajectory – we’re out to change the world, one design at a time.