Communications Design Team Lead

Edinburgh, United Kingdom · Design · REF128R


FreeAgent is one of the leading online accounting platforms in the UK with over 70,000 customers and continued fast growth. We’re on a mission to democratise accounting for small businesses across the world! Our app is loved by tens of thousands of people worldwide, and it’s a great opportunity to be a part of something that makes a real difference.

We’re recruiting for a Design Lead to manage a team of extremely smart communications designers, ensuring they're well directed, motivated, productive and engaged in their work.

FreeAgent’s communication designers form part of a wider design team that also includes product and UX designers. We all regularly get together to discuss and feedback on each other’s work and pride ourselves on a creative and supportive environment. It’s fast-paced at times, but it’s always fun!

As a core part of our Communications team, you’ll be:

Day-to-day, you can expect to be:


You’ll already have a wealth of experience working as a senior designer or team lead and be able to show:

You need to have:


Work environment

This is a full time permanent position, working from our lovely offices at Edinburgh Quay (convenient for Haymarket train station and airport links). We encourage continual self-development and hold bi-annual company hack days. We work smarter, not harder, and try to have fun doing it! Follow this link for more on life at FreeAgent.

Perks of the job

We provide a comprehensive package of employee benefits, which have been carefully selected to protect you, to promote healthy lifestyles, and to give you peace of mind. You can read more about these here.

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