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Designer / Animator, Brand Creative

BET Networks

New York, NY 5 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Overview and Responsibilities

BET is looking for a dynamic, driven and savvy Designer/Animator with a knowledge, passion, curiosity and love of black culture to support what's hot, what's next and what matters at BET Networks. The Broadcast Designer will be responsible for conceptualizing, designing and animating motion design elements for brand, promo and 360 marketing campaigns. Reporting to the Design Director, he/she will create motion design and animation for on-air promos, network branding projects, marketing initiatives, secondary events, show packages and more.

• Produce an array of design content for BET's in-house Brand Creative department
• Contribute to all stages of creative development, from research and storyboarding to animation/production and final delivery
• Operate as a member of the Design team to complete projects on time and on budget and to the highest quality
• Collaborate with Art Directors, Design Project Manager, and Design Director to meet creative and production goals
• Participate in creative pitches to internal teams as well as outside clients
• Work with Writer / Producers, Editors and the Production team to develop on-brand strategic solutions
• Maintain the highest creative, conceptual and production standards, while constantly ensuring brand integrity and consistency
• Understand the BET brand and appropriately represent it on all projects
• Stay current and up-to-date with current design trends, techniques and processes
• Work towards to the ongoing growth and evolution of the Design team and the development of the BET brand

Basic Qualifications
• 4 years of industry experience

Additional Qualifications
• Advanced skills in broadcast design and animation
• Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, AfterEffects, InDesign)
• C4D skills a plus
• Strong communication and presentation skills
• Ability to work on multiple assignments simultaneously, under tight deadlines
• Ability to work supervised as well as independently

Company Profile
BET Networks

About The Brand BET Networks, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIA.B), is the nation's leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news, and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience. The primary BET channel reaches more than 90 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, and sub-Saharan Africa. BET is the dominant African-American consumer brand with a diverse group of business extensions: BET.com, a leading Internet destination for Black entertainment, music, culture and news; BET HER, a 24-hour entertainment network targeting the African-American Woman; BET Music Networks - BET Jams, BET Soul and BET Gospel; BET Home Entertainment; BET Live, BET's growing festival business; BET Mobile, which provides ringtones, games and video content for wireless devices; and BET International, which operates BET around the globe.