2D Designer / Illustrator
New York, NY
THE DIVISION'S STORY
Production Operations and Engineering consists of a wide range of media centric roles. We are responsible for managing the entire life cycle of A+E's programming. This is where we produce, transform, broadcast and distribute content as well as run the tech infrastructure for the Media Supply chain. We are an energetic team that fulfills the business objectives within a thriving dynamic industry. Developing new solutions to continually improve the user experience of our customers, consumers and colleagues is our mandate. If you have the determination and aptitude we are seeking for a role in this challenging and rewarding business and are eager to work for a department that sets the standard for our industry, then we look forward to speaking with you!
The Motion Graphics Producer is responsible for the daily supervision of the On-Air Graphics department. There is both an AM shift and a swing shift across the hours of 8:30am to 6pm. Our in house design team provides motion graphic support for all of A+E Networks which includes 50+ edits daily for both in and out of house edit sessions.
MORE ABOUT WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Management of daily graphics projects, design supervision and creative shepherding of all session requests and custom projects including Promo elements, Show Opens, In-Show elements, Snipes & Bugs and Affiliate materials. This includes developing and maintaining in-depth knowledge of the current On-Air packages for each channel, ensuring the 'look & feel' of deliverables are on-brand, and support of staff designers in all aspects of creative and technical execution.
YOUR STORY: [+BEHAVIORS] (what you need to have)
Candidates must have 3+ years' experience in the industry in Post Production or Broadcast Design/Motion Graphics
Applicants must have practical knowledge in all aspects of animation using 2D platforms such as the Adobe Suite (AfterEffects, Photoshop and Illustrator) and in 3D using Element and C4D.
The Graphics Producer manages and delegates assignments to the Graphics Coordinator, as well as oversees that employee's execution of assigned jobs and Admin responsibilities.
The Producer is also responsible for working with the Graphics Director in all aspects of Graphics Production including Estimates/Actualizing, Staff and Freelance Scheduling, Graphics Allocation/Utilization reports, and Internal Billing.
Please note project assignment associates are engaged to provide service to A+E Networks on a temporary basis in connection with a specific project. Project assignment associates are hired and employed through a third party vendor with a duration/tenure of no longer than eighteen (18) months.
At A+E Networks, we believe that storytelling uncovers the human in humanity, the hero in heroism, and the ordinary in the extraordinary.