Video/Animation Designer - New York City

New York, Salary:Negotiable

About Social Chain

This is Social Chain. A global social media agency. We deliver tangible results that have a long term transformational impact on progressive brands. We use the latest technology to drive strategy, the right minds to inspire creativity, and over 386 million people to maximise distribution. We currently have offices in Manchester, London, New York and Berlin. Interested in joining us? We’re always looking out for the next generation of talent to join our expansive team of creatives. We’re not looking for generic CVs, we’re looking for originality and a proven passion that grabs our attention.

Job Description

Social Chain is looking for a Videographer/Post production specialist to join the creative team. In this role, you will work closely with the creative, strategy, and the media teams to produce work that meets Social Chain’s high design standards.

Depending on the project, you may create deliverables for a wide variety of digital pieces. Designers are able to understand and extend the visual language of the project, consider how the product will work and be used in alignment with creative direction, and take ownership of certain projects.

Candidate Requirements

  • Must have experience creating motion graphics, must be proficient in After Effects and creating GIFs.
  • Interpret and assist in developing clients’ brand to live through innovative social first content.
  • Work collaboratively as a member of the design team, focused on functional, delightful, beautiful user experiences across all touchpoints.
  • Execute video for marketing campaigns across all digital channels including social, and paid ads.
  • Follow and maintain brand identity standards.
  • Own and extend the visual language of a diverse range of projects
  • Create and execute a range of deliverables: visual concepts, mock-ups, Facebook videos, Instagram stories
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with other disciplines to ensure the visual design is communicating the desired message while working within existing style guides, brand guidelines, and in accordance with creative direction.
  • Develop original ideas in order to push the boundaries for our clients while thinking from a production perspective, as well as a business perspective to ensure high-quality projects and return on investment for clients
  • Ensure projects meet current digital standards and best practices (keeping up with industry trends)

Additional Info

  • 2+ years of experience in an agency setting
  • Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite: Premiere Pro, After Effects,  Illustrator and Photoshop
  • An outstanding portfolio of previous work
  •  Ability to deliver high quality work under strict deadlines is a must