Senior Graphic Designer
JOIN ONE OF THE BEST CREATIVE MARKETING TEAMS IN THE WORLD! CNN Creative Marketing is looking for an experienced Senior Graphic Designer. As one of the Senior Graphic Designers within the CNN Creative Marketing group, your primary focus will be to create innovative, effective and arresting motion design that supports our on-air initiatives and overall marketing goals. At this level of the design discipline, you are an experienced hands-on motion designer comfortable with all aspects of the design and production process.
What will you be doing?
The Senior Graphic Designer will be part of a team responsible for collaborating with creative directors, producers, writers and editors to develop concepts, create style frames, story boards, motion tests and finished motion graphics for On-Air, In-Show and Off-Channel promotional needs. The Senior Designer is expected to animate and composite graphics for some of their projects and oversee post sessions / compositing sessions as required. The Senior Designer is also expected to stay abreast of industry trends, new practices and design/production tools. This individual must be an experienced problem solver with the ability to understand editorial storytelling, marketing strategy and translate requested ideas into creative solutions. It is also important for this person to be comfortable articulating their design concepts to other marketing team members and be comfortable in a highly collaborative, deadline-driven work environment. The ideal candidate will have a passion for design, marketing, news and entertainment.
But wait, there’s more!
-Paid time off every year to volunteer
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-An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
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Experience / Skills
What do we require from you?
-BA/BS or BFA/MFA degree in graphic design, animation or relevant experience;
-7+ years experience as a key member of motion design team.
-Strong conceptual and motion design background pertaining to typography, color theory, illustration, photography, and layout.
-Design experience working with rapid conceptualization and delivery times.
-Ability to clearly articulate design rationale and present visual design work.
-Strong motion design/production portfolio required.
-Senior level knowledge of: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Cinema 4D and the Adobe Creative Suite.
-A good understanding of compositing techniques, digital platforms - web, mobile, etc., are preferred. The successful candidate will also be self-motivated, possess a positive attitude, and have strong interpersonal skills.
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