Digital Designer with Video Editing Skills (Part Time) - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Monday, 8/30
Duration 3-6 months
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a choice-driven content creation, publishing and e-commerce platform, is seeking a freelance Digital Designer with Video Editing Skills to support their team for ~3-6 months!

**Please note: This is a part time role estimated about 20 hours per month! This role is also remote for the time being and a laptop will be provided to you**

The Digital Designer with Video Editing Skills is responsible for:

- Creating delightful, dynamic, and on-brand assets for different teams, running the gamut from social media assets to landing page web design and UX/UI elements to pitch decks and digital ad units
- Using original concepts and designs to drive consumers to the client's "try & buy" products and make a purchase
- Designing and editing videos for both paid and organic marketing assets that showcase the unique interactivity and value proposition of each experience for the identified audience(s)
- Editing existing footage, cutting it into short form content and adding motion to it
- Creating videos that are cohesive, tell a story and draw the audience in
- Understanding and utilizing the brand's current guidelines, style guides, fonts, colors, etc. to inform your creative process
- Collaborating closely across teams, working with internal stakeholders and copywriters, and providing your expertise throughout ideation, iteration, and final delivery
- Designing the look and feel for new experiences and marketing materials
- Supporting the client in their efforts to reach future clients and end users as they focus on ecommerce capabilities and templates

The Digital Designer with Video Editing Skills ideal must:

- Have at least 3 years of design and video editing / motion graphics experience
- Have proven retail or e-commerce experience within the digital marketing, digital advertising or tech industry
- Previous startup experience is always a plus
- Be a digital-first designer, experienced with responsive web and UX design across different browsers and devices
- Experience with email design is a plus
- Be able to take disparate footage or assets and turn them into unified, cohesive, and beautiful designs or videos
- Have experience with motion graphics and animation
- Be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite and Figma (or equivalent)
- Be proficient in Adobe Premiere and After Effects (or other video and motion graphics tools)
- Experience with Asana is a plus
- Be able to manage time skillfully: accurately tracking their own capacity, deftly navigating competing priorities, and managing stakeholder expectations
- Follow best practices for social media asset creation on different platforms
- Be a true creative and collaborator, full of ideas they want to pitch and test
- Stay up-to-date on emerging design technologies and platforms
- Easily absorb both explicit and implicit brand guidelines, and leverages their expertise to make the branding even better!
- Have excellent organization and communication skills
- Be able to work collaboratively across multiple teams
- Be comfortable working on tight deadlines with no hand holding
- Be willing to "roll with the punches" and be comfortable working with ambiguity

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., onsite vs. offsite. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. Creative Circle.

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