Senior Motion Graphic Designer

Los Angeles, California /
Visual Development – Design /
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Senior Motion Graphic Designer to join the Visual Development team here at XX Artists. The Senior Motion Graphic Designer will support the Creative Director by creating a wide range of motion based graphics for a variety of clients, including but not limited to the entertainment, music, gaming, and talent verticals.

The ideal candidate will have proven advanced knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator. Candidates must have a well-rounded understanding of social content creation, with a passion for the Internet, and cultural trends. Salary range is 85-105k for this position. Offer is dependent on level of experience.

What We’re Looking For
Expert understanding and experience with social content creation
Excellence in working with deadlines and manage multiple design tasks simultaneously
Ability to take direction, pivot tasks, and passion for working in a collaborative space.
Comfortable participating in creative discussions, provide leadership for other designers when needed, and support the Creative Director with day-to-day responsibilities
Knowledge of internet culture and design trends, as well as the history of design and foundational principles
Detailed oriented and well-organized (we love well-organized projects!)
Advanced knowledge of After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator.
Experience in C4D or Blender is a bonus
Proficient in Google tools including Gmail and Google Services

What You’ll Be Doing
Creation of social assets for multiple platforms
Ability to take charge on social assets and client requests
Managing a workflow of multiple accounts and requests at any given timeWorking across teams to deliver against asset creation goals 
Maintaining organization of creative assets

Necessary Qualifications 
A Minimum of 5+ years of experience in motion design.
A next-level understanding of After Effects.
It’s the program you feel most comfortable in and know like the back of your hand. Additionally, a foundational knowledge of Photoshop and/or Illustrator is also great.
A portfolio showcasing a diverse blend of motion design work, both client-based and personal
An understanding of current trends, what’s popping on social, and a keen eye for what’s coming next
Excellent communication skills and an ability to collaborate with your team
Ability to work methodically and working against deadlines

Preferred Experience
Secondary education in Design, Fine Arts or a related field is a plus, but not necessary
Content creation specific to social media platforms 
Knowledge of and/or passion for current online content trends 
Experience working independently 

What Should You Send Us
Resume
Examples of your work
A little about yourself 
Anything else you think would be beneficial for us to know

About XX Artists
XX Artists is a boutique social marketing agency located in Playa Vista, CA. 

Our mission:  we break the agency mold, providing superior social marketing services and operating as an extension of our clients’ teams. Together, we create community through content and execute strategies that bring brands to life on the internet.

Our values: Delivering best-in-class service is innate, not optional for our business -- inclusivity and diversity will always deliver superior content with the fullest reach -- cultural relevance requires a digital-first mindset.