Motion Graphics Designer

Creative Services · Washington, District of Columbia
Department Creative Services
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

About Social Driver: 


Social Driver is a digital agency with the strategies, ideas, creative, and technology to connect with people today, across websites, social media, branding, marketing, advocacy, and more. Our vision is to be the trusted agency partner for our clients. Our company mantra captures our mission, culture, and values: “We believe the future is bright, all progress is social, and the drivers make history.” We aim to provide our clients with digital solutions that help them meet their goals and, through that work, make an impact for a brighter future.  


About this position: 


Social Driver is looking to add a Motion Graphics producer to its rapidly growing creative studio. Supported by dedicated account and project management support, this role works with clients to develop and execute creative concepts to share some of their most important stories through animated explainer videos, gifs, and more. Our ideal Motion Graphics Producer is never afraid to ask questions and think big, and you’ll have that opportunity while working on both standalone videos all the way to national campaigns. 


This role sits within the creative studio which specializes in creating motion graphics for social and digital media. You will be integral in client onboarding, storyboarding, animation, and post-production. A few of the animation skills you have the opportunity to use and hone: character rigging, cel animation (frame by frame), vector animation, and text animation. You’ll be part of a team that invests in personal growth to improve skills within the company and in your personal future. You'll stretch your creative muscles and come up with unique solutions for a wide range of clients This position reports directly to our Associate Creative Director and Creative Team Lead.





Responsibilities & Requirements:


  • 1+ years of experience
  • Agency or client services background
  • Proficient with the Adobe Creative Suite especially Adobe Premiere & After Effects 
  • Strong knowledge of the video production process (from pre to post-production): conceptualize, art direct, and animate high-end motion graphics for use across social and digital media channels
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Can prioritize and maintain levels of productivity under the pressure of concrete deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) possessing the ability to present to clients. Solve production and design problems, counsel clients, and offer recommendations on complex issues
  • Follow current trends and forecast new techniques to conceptualize creative ideas as well as have a strong sense of good design.
  • Collaborate with creative and project teams to understand client needs and deliver a final product that meets the client's goals.


Bonus


  • Sound effect editing experience
  • Experience with editing live-action footage, including color correction and sound editing
  • Art Direction experience
  • 3D Animation experience
  • Experience with Asana, Harvest, Slack, and/or Google Drive



How to Apply:


Apply online with your resume and a cover letter that outlines how you would be a great fit for the position.


Benefits: 


We take pride in our culture and offer a competitive salary with great benefits, like flexible PTO, 401k, continuing education, phone reimbursement, medical and dental, short-term/long-term disability, flexible work schedules, and great colleagues.


Commitment to DEI: 


Social Driver is committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in hiring, marketing, programming, and in all other aspects of the work we do. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are deeply connected to our mission, our success, and our culture.

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  • Location
    Washington, District of Columbia
  • Department
    Creative Services
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced