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Senior Interactive Motion Graphic Designer

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Senior Interactive Motion Graphic Designer

Our client is a Fortune-500 pharmaceutical giant with global reach. They are seeking a Senior Interactive Motion Graphic Designer to join their fast-paced and growing team! This is a 2+ year contract opportunity (with full medical/dental/401k benefits provided by Aquent!) with great potential to learn, grow and build a complex portfolio. If you are a seasoned designer with a good grasp on the interactive space who enjoys a work hard/play hard atmosphere, this could be the new position for you! Please read on:


Job Description:
 Experience working with copywriter to create storyboard concepts for motion graphics videos.
 Conceptualizes, plans and creates assets, according to creative brief and/or project specifications on complex projects ranging from Flash banner ads to rich motion graphic videos created in After Effects.
 Knowledge of various After Effects plugin suites such as Trapcode and Video Copilot bundles a plus.
 Knowledge of expressions in After Effects a plus.
 Produces original designs, based on limited direction
 Produces all creative material, including procurement of photography and integration of copy into the design
 Collaborates with copywriter on projects that require copy, taking direction from the Interactive Studio Manager
 Problem solves with Interactive Studio Manager and/or Account Executive on complex marketing/communication challenges
 Works with studio manager to ascertain clients needs and develop creative/design for assigned projects
 Performs work on multiple projects simultaneously
 Strong knowledge of video formats for delivery to multiple platforms internet, TV, smartphones, and iPad
 Strong knowledge of video compression formats

Requirements
• 5-7 years of motion graphics and animation in an interactive agency/studio environment
o 3+ years experience with pharmaceutical projects preferred
• Proficient in CS4/CS5 including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, and After Effects
o Experience with Dreamweaver, Fireworks a plus
• Comfortable in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
• Strong knowledge of user experience, information architecture and interactive best practices
• Ability to translate client and business needs into visually engaging and effective motion graphics animations
• Possess a solid understanding of design best practices with regards to cross-browser and device compatibility
• Highly organized and able to follow pre-defined conventions and processes so others can easily pick up files on projects when necessary
• Operates effectively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
• Must be proficient on Mac OS and PC platforms

Supplemental Requirements (not required but nice to have)
• UI design experience is a plus
• Proficiency in video editing using Final Cut Pro
• Proficiency in audio editing and sound mixing
• Proficiency with DVD Studio Pro

Communication Skills
• Participates in team and client meetings effectively and efficiently
• Keeps team lead well informed of project changes and challenges as they arise
• Effectively communicates relevant project information to superiors

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