Job Description

Senior Designer/ Designer (Freelance/ Contractor)

at Maven Clinic


Maven is the largest virtual clinic for women’s and family health, offering continuous, holistic care for fertility and family building through maternity, parenting, pediatrics and menopause. Maven’s award-winning digital programs are trusted by leading employers and health plans to reduce costs and drive better maternal health outcomes, as well as enhance DE&I in benefits programs. Founded in 2014 by CEO Kate Ryder, Maven has been recognized as Fast Company’s #1 Most Innovative Health Company and has grown to 15 million lives covered. Maven has raised $300 million in funding from leading investors including General Catalyst, Sequoia, Oak HC/FT, Dragoneer Investment Group and Lux Capital.

An award-winning culture working towards an important mission – Maven Clinic is a recipient of over 20 workplace and innovation awards, including:

  • Fast Company Best Workplaces for Innovators (2022)
  • Fortune Best Workplaces NY (2020, 2021, 2022)
  • Great Place to Work certified (2020, 2021, 2022)
  • Inc. Best Workplaces (2022)
  • CNBC Disruptor 50 List (2022)
  • Built In NYC Best Paying Companies (2022)
  • Built In LGBTQIA+ Advocacy Award (2022)

Maven is looking for an experienced Freelance, Senior Designer (CONTRACTOR) to join our talented and passionate group of designers. As Senior Designer, you will be responsible for implementing and evolving our visual brand guidelines. This role will work cross-functionally with the Marketing, Product, Social, and Growth teams. A strong brand design and visual identity background is needed with healthcare and/or B2B experience being nice to have. Strong cross-functional experience is a must-have for working in Maven’s fast-growing environment.

As a Freelance Senior Designer at Maven, you will:

  • Evolve our brand guidelines and develop sophisticated visual systems across a range of project types, including marketing, web, product design, and social content.
  • Foster a collaborative environment and work collaboratively with stakeholders and team members
  • Work closely with Creative Lead to establish design and art direction for projects
  • Strive to maintain the brand standard across all projects and ensure consistency
  • Present creative concepts to teams across the organization in a clear and compelling manner
  • Work closely with designers and writers to successfully complete projects
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and with multiple teams

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of brand design experience
  • Expertise in the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with After Effects and Figma is a plus
  • Dedication to high-quality work and productive relationships with stakeholders, team members, managers, etc.
  • Skills in sophisticated problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision making
  • Understand how to evolve Brand Guidelines and create complex design systems
  • Ability to be self-motivated and work independently in team environments
  • Experience working within a fast-moving start-up culture
  • A portfolio showing a leading body of work in brand design and visual identity systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in an agency or growth-stage startup environment
  • Experience designing for health, tech, or wellness brands

This is a contract role and is not eligible for any benefits. For candidates in NYC, CA or CO, the salary range for this role is $60 p/h – $110 p/h depending on experience.

At Maven we believe that a diverse set of backgrounds and experiences enrich our teams and allow us to achieve above and beyond our goals. If you do not have experience in all of the areas detailed above, we hope that you will share your unique background with us in your application and how it can be additive to our teams.

Benefits & Perks:

We are reimagining what a supportive workplace looks like, from the inside out. On top of standards such as employer-covered health, dental, and insurance plan options, and generous PTO, we offer an all-of-you, inclusive approach to benefits:

  • Maven for Mavens: access to the full platform and specialists, including care for everything from mental health, reproductive health, family planning, pediatrics.
  • Whole-self care through wellness partnerships
  • Weekly breakfast, lunch, and get-togethers
  • 16 weeks 100% paid parental leave, flexible time upon return, and $1.5K/mo for 2 months, new parent stipend (for Mavens who’ve been with us at least six months)
  • Udemy, annual professional development stipend, and access to a personal career coach through Maven
  • 401K matching for US-based employees (immediately vesting)

These benefits are applicable to Maven Clinic Co., US-based, full-time employees only. 1099/Contract Providers are ineligible for these benefits.