-Create custom graphic design, illustrations, and gifs for POPSUGAR’s Instagram Stories channels – collaborating with producers and co-designer to design and create custom graphics for daily programming needs tied to celeb/entertainment, beauty, fitness, and women’s lifestyle.
-Lead design on client-funded campaigns for leading brands, and bridge POPSUGAR aesthetic with the client’s brand guidelines.
-Create and refresh design templates for ongoing Instagram Stories Series as needed
-Brainstorm innovative ways to create stories in-app using Instagram Stories design tools
-Design aesthetic should be pretty, fun, polished, youthful, and appeal to millennial women. You may be asked to contribute to content in Celebrity, Fashion, Beauty, Healthy Living, and Fitness categories.
-May also be asked to contribute to video GFX and treatment decks for clients
-Ability to work in fast paced environment under tight deadlines
Experience / Skills
-Animation and motion graphics skills ideal but not required
-Must have knowledge of post production workflow
-Experience in creative/design/production environment
-Mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and Instagram Stories design tools
-Excellent graphic design and illustration skills, including broad knowledge of typography
-Must be very organized and able to juggle several projects at different stages at a time.
-A genuine interest in and aptitude for the type of content POPSUGAR makes
-Understands the POPSUGAR brand and voice
-Can work positively and collaboratively with internal staff
-Grace under pressure, great people skills, high integrity
-Great organizational skills (both with media management & personally)