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Title:  Sr. Visual Designer

Req ID:  3554
Job Category:  Marketing

Phoenix, AZ, US, 85007

Dare to Dream


We are one of North America’s largest bedding manufacturers, the company behind the Serta, Beautyrest, Simmons and Tuft & Needle brands.


Giving people great sleep is the ultimate aim of everything we do. We work tirelessly – so the world can rest easy. And we’ve been doing just that for well over a century.


SSB’s in-house creative team specializes in strategy, design and execution of branded programs and content that connects our brands with consumers across all touchpoints.


We’re in search of a Sr. Visual Designer to join our growing in-house creative team. The ideal candidate is a highly collaborative, multifaceted brand designer with an eye for visual details and a passion for solving customer problems. The Sr. Visual Designer develops integrated creative campaigns and leads design across multiple digital and print platforms supporting our retail partners and Direct to Consumer business. They will help drive the development of our brands by ensuring that creative briefs are fully explored with new ideas and delivered to the highest standards.


This role reports to the Sr. Director, Brand Creative - Beautyrest, and partners closely with content and editorial teams, designers, producers and partners across marketing, e-commerce and new product development.

What You'll Do:


  • Help grow brand awareness and revenue by participating in concepting and executing exceptional, engaging marketing campaigns
  • Work on multiple complex creative projects simultaneously, collaborating with content, copy and channel marketing partners, to develop compelling concepts in a myriad of marketing channels including our websites, display, social, email, retail, video, print, etc.
  • Use data and customer research to inform design decisions that generate increasingly effective campaigns
  • Meets with internal clients and/or the Creative Director to review creative briefs to understand direction and project scope to ensure work is solving business requirements.
  • Maintains strong understanding of brand positioning and the role design plays in championing brand development.
  • Stays up-to-date on current design trends and tools.
  • Presents design concepts to various internal and external partners.

What You'll Bring:


  • 5-8(+) years related experience in design.
  • E-commerce experience required. Home experience preferred.
  • A bias toward testing and a curiosity for what you don’t know
  • Ability to clearly articulate design decisions & problems with excellent verbal, written and presentation skills
  • An entrepreneurial spirit, and willingness to take on new challenges and risks.
  • Comfortable in a high-growth, fast-paced, self-starter environment
  • Track record of being an independent, collaborative partner who can handle multiple projects with minimal oversight
  • Strong typography, visual, graphic and experience design sensibilities
  • Strong conceptual thinking skills partnered with ridiculous attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in written, verbal and visual form for audiences across the organization
  • Outstanding organizational, time management, and prioritization skills; can be highly productive with limited direction and sometimes ambiguous challenges
  • Ability to work quickly in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop; Abstract and Figma are nice to haves. Ability to create assets with some light motion is also a plus.
  • BA Graphic Design or related field
  • A portfolio demonstrating exceptional branding, campaign, and visual story-telling skills across multiple media channels; website, display, social, email, retail, video, print, etc.

Job Factors/Work Environments


  • 0-25% travel
  • Able to travel to industry shows and conventions


Key Relationships

  • Creative, Content, UX and Creative Operations
  • Brand and Customer Marketing Teams
  • Product Development Teams
  • Various Studio, Agency and Production Vendors

Come Dream With Us!


When you join Serta Simmons Bedding, you become part of our 220-year legacy of sleep solutions with endless opportunities to impact our future for centuries to come.


Once you’re here, you’ll be part of a winning company that invests and supports our team members’ career journeys.  We offer competitive benefits, job training, learning and development, and other employee perks such as our employee discount on all products.




Employees are required to comply with COVID policies established by a vendor or customer.


It is our policy to abide by all federal, state, and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination, with respect to all terms and conditions of employment, based solely on a person’s race, color, religious creed/religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, disability, age, military status, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender (including sex stereotyping or expression), medical condition genetic information (including family medical history), or any other protected status except where a reasonable, bona fide occupational qualification exists.


SSB will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees who need them, as required by law.


The hiring salary range for this position applies to where legally required, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education. The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable, as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix