2D Motion Graphics Designer

Location Stamford, CT
Starts As soon as the proper candidate is identified
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate up to $95,000 DOE
Our client, a well-known and EXCITING sports network, is looking for a 2D Motion Graphics Designer to join their team.

You will work onsite in Stamford, CT, a few days per week and from home the rest. Our client has a shuttle from the Metro-North Stamford, CT train station to the office.

The 2D Motion Graphics Designer Responsibilities:
-Work collaboratively with in-house producers and editors to enhance promo spots and marketing campaigns through the creation of 2D/3D graphic elements
-Daily customization/rendering of promo endpages, in-game drop-ins and other customizable on-air and in-game promotional elements
-Creation of original 2D (and possible 3D) designs and animations for image spots, launch campaigns, and branding and marketing initiatives
-Utilizing and incorporating game highlights within graphic design projects to blend seamlessly
-Helping to create toolkits for promo producers and editors to use for daily spots

The 2D Motion Graphics Designer Qualifications:
-Must have 3+ years of 2D Motion Graphics experience in a client/project-based environment
-Must be skilled with Adobe Creative Suite, specifically After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere
-Cinema4D knowledge is preferred, but not required!
-Must be aware of the latest design trends, particularly in the linear tv, digital and social media environments
-Must be willing to follow our team partners' games & results, & make adjustments/revisions on-the-fly
-Possess strong communication skills while working collaboratively with producers, directors, editors and clients
-A passion for working in sports and sports tv production is preferred, but not required.
-BONUS if you are knowledgeable about their team partners
-Must have the ability to multi-task, be a self-starter and show creative initiative

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: John.Careddu@jobalert.creativecircle.com

About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.