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Associate Motion Graphics Designer, Central Video


New York, NY 03-19-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
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Hearst Magazines is hiring an Associate Motion Graphics Designer/Animator to join the Central Video Team. In this role, you will work closely with our Design Director and Executive Producers to create visually stunning and engaging motion graphics for a diverse range of projects, including YouTube video series for our brands, social media content, sizzle reels, presentations, and pitches.

We're looking for an individual with a keen eye for design, a commitment to visual excellence, and the ability to consistently deliver on tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

This position will report to the Director of Design/Executive Producer.

Please note: For consideration, resumes must be submitted in PDF format with salary requirements and a link to a portfolio or reel.

• Work closely with the Design Director and Executive Producers to conceptualize, design, and animate motion graphics for various projects
• Create decks, infographics, and design elements for presentations
• Perform basic retouching on photos to improve visual quality and consistency with brand standards
• Curate fresh visual concepts and designs
• Manage and complete multiple projects under tight deadlines

Technical Requirements:
• Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite including After Effects, Illustrator, and Photoshop with an interest in 3D.
• Basic video editing skills using software like Adobe Premiere Pro
• Ability to work well in Keynote
• A keen eye for design with proficiency in animation and motion graphics creation

• Bachelor's degree required, preferably in motion design, animation, or related field
• Proven experience in motion graphics design (1-2 years preferred)
• Expert communication, organization and problem-solving skills
• Ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment
• A passion for design and typography (must provide a portfolio of relevant work)
• Must be willing to work flexible hours and in-office as needed
• 3D Animation experience is a plus

The base salary for this role is $64,000. The actual base pay offered is dependent upon many factors, such as: transferable skills, work experience, business needs and market demands. The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future.

This is a position covered under the Writers Guild of America, East, Collective Bargaining Agreement.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.



Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gm0vk6-44-201-97-224-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary: $64,000 Per Year ($ USD)
Company Profile

Hearst Magazines isone of the largest publishers in the world, with more than25 brands, including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Esquire, Good Housekeeping, Harper's BAZAAR, Popular Mechanics, and O the Oprah Magazine. We reach more than 150 million people every month in the United States alone.