01254 919000


Trident Park, Trident Way,
Blackburn BB1 3NU

Graphic & Multimedia Design Lead

Hippo Motor Group is a challenger brand in automotive retail with an ambitious growth plan. We pride ourselves on delivering exceptional customer service and providing a seamless car buying experience for both new and used vehicles. With a strong emphasis on innovation and scalability, we are evolving to meet the changing needs of the market.

We’re seeking an inspiring design lead responsible for creating highly visual and engaging creative content across all our marketing channels. As the Graphic & Multimedia Design Lead at Hippo Motor Group, you will be at the forefront of our creativity, aligning campaign creatives and growing the brand

£45,000 - £50,000
Full time, Permanent
Employment Type
Job Reference
  • Conceptualising and creating multimedia campaigns, including videos, animations and graphics.
  • Working collaboratively with the Marketing and Digital Product team members to define and expand the brand identity.
  • Create a consistent visual branding strategy that you ensure is adhered to across the business.
  • Foster an inspiring, creative culture for design generation.
  • Collaborate with different teams on ideation, content, asset requirements to successfully launch campaigns.
  • Work collaboratively with UX, Customer Research and Marketing to stay close to who our customers are in order to execute best-in-class user-centric designs that will deliver a high ROI for marketing.
  • Understand the value of high performing design and be able to articulate the need for investment.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and best practices, continuously seeking opportunities for innovation and improvement.
  • Proven experience in on and offline design, both multimedia and graphic, ideally for a disrupter brand
  • Demonstrated expertise in channel growth through your visual campaigns.
  • Exceptional ideas generator, with a keen eye for detail and a desire to always improve.
  • Proficient in articulating the benefits of design-thinking to benefit the user.
  • A growth mindset and a passion for innovation means you’re always thinking of industry-leading design ideas in line with company strategy.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally.
  • Lunch on Hippo when passing probation.
  • Departmental incentives
  • Works social events
  • 2 years’ service- an additional day annual leave and £100 meal
  • 5 years’ service- 2 additional days annual leave and access to private health care
  • 10 years’ service- 3 additional days annual leave and a voucher
  • Employee of the quarter scheme
  • Refer a friend scheme.
  • Time for you- the opportunity to earn up to 4 early finishes/late starts per year.
  • Internal development and progression opportunities
  • Hippo Legends scheme
  • Senior account manager status
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Access to BEN the employee wellbeing support service

Applying for the Job

To apply, please submit CV & Cover Letter to our recruitment team at careers@hippomotorgroup.co.uk, or use the form below. Please be sure to quote the relevant role reference number found at the top of this page. We look forward to hearing from you.