Full Time Job

Motion Graphics Designer

CNN

New York, NY 09-10-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Motion Graphics Designer CNN+

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The Job

The Motion Graphics Designer is responsible for the creation of digital collectibles in the form of NFTs, inspired by CNN's 40 years of global news coverage. Through this new medium, the Motion Graphics Designer brings to life moments in history that would be of interest to digital collectors, working with a cross-functional team including producers, editorial partners, legal, CNN standards, and business operations. This role has primary design responsibility for moment production, and promotion.

The Daily
• Define the visual presentation of NFTs, capturing the historic importance and essence of each moment selected.
• Develop consistent design patterns and visual themes to underscore the exclusive, premium, and scarce nature of the medium.
• Partner with producers and developers throughout NFT production process.
• Ideating, building, and ultimately delivering assets for deployment, in alignment with CNN brand standards.

The Essentials
• A strong design sensibility, experience in a deadline driven environment, technical skills with digital graphics and animations and the ability to handle larger and more complex projects.
• Sound editorial news judgment, an awareness of current business and industry trends.
• Ability to produce broadcast quality graphics and interactives quickly and efficiently,
• strong communication skills, excellent teamwork, and team-building skills.
• 3-5 years of experience creating and developing graphics.
• Experience working knowledge of video, animation, and interactive software, including but not limited to Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Premiere.
• 3D and/or mogrt templating experience a plus.
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d9794m-3-215-177-171-42 in your application.

Company Profile
CNN

WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.