Senior Brand Designer

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Senior Brand Designer

Are you a creative powerhouse? Do you want to define the face of leading brands? Do you understand how to translate a story into a visual identity? Can you come up with surprising angles, and do you want to contribute to the legacy of Total Design? If the answer is yes, please apply now.

Full-time · Amsterdam


  • You will have a leading role in our branding team on one of our biggest global clients, shaping the visual identity.
  • You will be working closely together with our Creative Director, taking over projects and tasks independently and presenting them to the client.
  • You are able to challenge the status quo on design and user experience, inspiring the team as well as the client.
  • You will be working in a team of talented designers, guiding them and getting the best output possible.


  • Have 5+ year experience in agency or in-house design team;

  • Have experience in strategic design thinking and advising internally and externally;
  • Are  a bit crazy, but you have a smart head on your shoulders;
  • Own your projects and responsibilities;
  • Are always a step ahead of the latest trends;
  • Know all about brand design and know you're in for the long run;
  • Thrive in a super talented team and bring energy;
  • Can convince people of your ideas; Push the boundaries, no matter how tight they are;

  • Have strong graphic design skills with experience on a brand level;
  • Have motion design experience and mindset is a significant plus;
  • Are up to date and interested in all things digital;
  • Are self-motivated, can work independently and take on own projects
  • Are experienced in Sketch/Figma, Invision, Keynote, Adobe CC;
  • Are strong in written and spoken English


  • A job with a lot of independence for 32-40 hours a week;
  • A brilliant team to work with;
  • A good salary;
  • 26 paid vacation days;
  • Pension accrual;
  • Opportunities for growth and development;
  • Weekly Bootcamp sessions and participation in sports events;
  • Company subscription for a mindfulness app; 
  • A workplace focused on sustainability and social/environmental responsibility, working towards becoming a certified ‘B-corporation’.
  • A boat to sail with colleagues.


Total Design believes in the power of difference. Different people from different disciplines — technology, communications and branding — helps leading brands develop and grow.

Total Design is known for its work for clients such as Talpa, DGTL, DPG Media, Dirk, HEMA, ING, Nationale Nederlanden, The Dutch Central Bank, Van Gogh Museum, Hermitage Amsterdam, Radboud University, The Dutch Heart Foundation and NPO.

We actively encourage everyone to develop their full potential at work. at work. You are welcome here, regardless of your background, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious belief age or other experiences.


Does the above appeal to you? Bring it on. Please send us your motivation, a link to your portfolio and your CV. There will be a streamlined application process for a timely starting date.