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Visual Designer Editorial Tooling

  • Stockholm
  • Stockholm

In our product organization, our mission is to Make independent journalism thrive with products people love. In other words, we value free press highly and we want to make products that are appreciated by our users. To be appreciated by our users we need both engaging user experiences and content.

This is where you come in. For this specific role your users will foremost be our editorial colleagues; the journalist, editors and the content creators. You will be a part of a team that makes sure our news editorial staff in our different news brands can get their independent journalism to the news consumers.

We are looking for a designer with a visual design background that wants to be part of our team. You will be designing experiences together with your design, tech and product colleagues. Your main responsibility will be to evolve and maintain the design system and to deliver the UI for our tools that are used across the entire organization of Schibsted News. This is a position where your work impacts not only users inside media houses, but also millions of our readers - every day. You will be both part of cross-functional teams and a UX team. In the greater UX team and community within the News organization, we support each other, learn from each other, and get inspired together.

What you will do

  • Establish and maintain a visual tone-of-voice to ensure a coherent visual experience across all relevant products and services.

  • Collaborate closely with user experience designers, product managers and engineers to define, challenge and solve complex problems.

  • Craft high-quality motion designs to elevate the brand experience, enhance the interactivity of our products, and delight our users.

  • Create high-quality design proposals and drive projects from concept to iterations and implementation.

  • Collaborate with developers to establish a seamless handover between final visual designs and code.

  • Conduct research on design trends and visuals to inform the day to day product work and educate the organization.

  • Lead the work on the creation and maintenance of design systems, applying them to products, and advocating their importance to the organization.

  • Create high quality design proposals and drive projects from concept to iterations and implementation.

  • In-depth understanding of interaction design principles, visual hierarchies and patterns, and heuristics.

Key tasks

  • Identify user needs and help solve them with visual design.

  • Refine low-fidelity design concepts into high fidelity production-ready designs.

  • Create and maintain design systems in collaboration with developers.

  • Define information hierarchies and design patterns.

  • Create high fidelity prototypes to validate concepts, for user testing, and developer handover.

  • Conduct primary and secondary visual design research (e.g. user testing, and competitor benchmarking).

  • Develop visual concepts for existing and new product initiatives.

  • Advocate for design excellence and the importance of high quality visual design in the organization.

We offer

  • A fantastic bunch of design colleagues that want to work with you

  • We invest in growing you and your competence by letting you spend 10% of your working time to develop and will offer you a yearly conference budget

  • Multiple internal learning sessions, breakfast seminars, Schibsted Talks, and other fun events

  • We work with a great set of tools

  • Flexible working hours, and the equipment you need to work comfortably remote, and a return to new modern offices when COVID-19 guidelines permit.

  • Employee Shares Saving Plan.

  • Schibsted Learning Lab, a company-wide learning platform to improve your skills and support your career development.

  • You can receive a supplementary remuneration according to the collective agreement when on parental leave. Applies if you have been employed for more than a year.

  • We offer health promotion benefits.

Work with great people

Anniken Ore Larssen
Product Manager
"At Schibsted you meet people who cheer each other on, creating great products facing millions of consumers every day."
Larry Parker
Junior Developer
"I feel extremely inspired and fortunate to work with talented colleagues, many of whom had decided to return to Schibsted after a period of working elsewhere."
Stina Janson
UX Director
"Schibsted has the fantastic combination of having the strengths of a large organization and being a place for innovation, growth and new initiatives."
Eoin Falconer
Data Enabler
"Schibsted allows you to turn your passion, energy and expertise into real-world solutions that touch millions of users."

Great Place to Work

  • Learn and develop within Learning Lab

  • 5000 fantastic colleagues in over 4 countries

  • Empowering body and mind with Schibsted Life

  • Career opportunities within the Schibsted family

  • We embrace diversity

  • Work with products that matter in peoples lives

  • Personlig utveckling och lärande inom Learning Lab

  • Var del av en mångfaldig, inkluderande arbetsplats

  • Karriärmöjligheter inom Schibstedfamiljen

  • 5000 fantastiska kollegor i fyra länder

  • Schibsted Life erbjuder fysisk och mental träning

  • Jobba med välkända produkter och tjänster

  • Personlig utvikling og læring i Learning Lab

  • Bli del av mangfoldig, inkluderende arbeidsplass

  • Karrieremuligheter i Schibstedfamilien

  • Mer enn 4500 fantastiske kollegaer i 4 land

  • Styrke kropp og sinn med Schibsted Life

  • Jobb med anerkjente produkter og tjenester

About the company

Schibsted is a family of digital brands with a strong Nordic position, and more than 5,000 employees. Millions of people interact with our companies every day through our leading online marketplaces, world-class media houses. We also help new promising businesses grow. Our joint mission of empowering people in their daily lives is rooted in the values of our media heritage and a legacy of bold change. At our best, we are a fearless force for change in a society built on trust and transparency.

Product & Tech is responsible for product development and technology platforms for News Media brands. The unit consists of product managers, software engineers, UX experts, and user researchers. Most of our teams work distributed, with colleagues in Oslo, Stockholm, Krakow, Gdansk, Bergen, and Stavanger.


1839Christian Schibsted
founds a Printing House.

1860Aftenposten is established,
 soon becoming a favoured
 and trusted media channel.

1966Schibsted acquires VG

1996Schibsted buys Aftonbladet,
 today the primary news source 
in Sweden.

1998Schibsted acquires Svenska Dagbladet, one of Sweden’s leading national quality newspapers.

2000Finn.no is founded.
 The marketplace has 
been enormously popular 
in Norway ever since.

2003Blocket is acquired. Today
 the number one marketplace 
in Sweden.

2005 – 2008Schibsted Growth 
starts investing in
 various digital brands.

2006The international expansion of 
Schibsted classified business is
 starting.

2009Fædrelandsvennen, Bergens Tidende and Stavanger Aftenblad are fully incorporated in Schibsted.

2009-2019Schibsted Growth expands the portfolio,
 by 2019 it consists of more than 20 brands.

2019Adevinta is listed at Oslo Børs. Schibsted’s international Marketplaces is spun off into a 
separate company.

1839Christian Schibsted grundar tryckeriet Schibsted Förlag

1860Aftenposten etableras och blir snabbt en prioriterad och betrodd mediekanal

1966Schibsted köper VG

1996Schibsted köper Aftonbladet, Sveriges primära nyhetskälla idag

1998Schibsted köper Svenska Dagbladet, en av Sveriges ledande nyhetstidningar

2000Finn.no grundas. Norges mest besökta marknadsplats.

2003Blocket förvärvas. Den dominerande marknadsplatsen i Sverige idag.

2005 - 2008Schibsted Growth börjar investera i digitala bolag

2006Den internationella expansionen av Schibsted Classified startar

2009Bergens Tidende, Stavanger Aftenblad och Fædrelandsvennen blir helt integrerade i Schibsted

2009 - 2019Schibsted Growth utökar portföljen som vid 2019 består av över 20 bolag

2019Adevinta listas på den norska börsen. Schibsted’s internationella marknadsplatser etableras som ett eget bolag.

Martin Bystedt | Contact Person

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