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Junior Graphic Designer (1+ years)

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Nov 02, 2018

Playa Vista, California

Permanent

Agent: Emily P.

Job #: 140251

Job Description

We're looking for a skilled Designer with experience in Photoshop and After Effects to work in Playa Vista. This role will work collaboratively with a cross-disciplinary team to concept, design, and create compelling social content across multiple social platforms. We are looking for a proactive and self-motivated candidate with solid visual design capabilities and a comprehensive understanding of the social space. 

Understanding of social advertising, online consumer behavior, and animation is a big plus. The Designer will be a member of the creative team, reporting directly to the Director of Content.

You must have:

  • BFA in Graphic Design or related field
  • At least 1 year of professional experience creating social content and campaigns
  • Expert knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator (After Effects experience is preferred)
  • Stellar portfolio demonstrating a strong understanding of color theory, typography, composition and photo retouching
  • Strong organizational and teamwork skills, self-motivated, confident, energetic, and creative
  • Knowledge of current social/digital advertising best practices
  • Ability to create for a variety of brands, audiences, and client objectives
  • Desire to learn, grow, and contribute in a creative, collaborative environment 
  • Interest in experimenting with new ad units across different platforms; eager to learn including motion and video production
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced setting under tight deadlines with strong project and time management skills
  • Be able to take design direction and work with input from our Creative Director
  • Capable of articulating and presenting creative ideas
  • Be willing to put in the extra time and effort on projects, along with outside time spent keeping up with industry trends 

What you'll do:

  • Work closely with the creative team on any and all projects tasked
  • Participate in creative ideation, strategy and brainstorming when needed
  • Come up with big and small ideas that make the difference between good and great work
  • Support the social and media teams in ensuring the work reflects the client’s business and brand objectives
  • Translate creative concepts into compelling designs and assets
  • Handle creative revisions to existing creative as needed
  • Work in small groups, as well as teams, in a fast paced environment
  • Handle multiple projects simultaneously 
  • Responsible for managing commitments and workload on a daily basis
  • Stay current with latest digital, social and technology trends

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