Motion Graphics Designer (Contractor)

3+ months agoSan Francisco, CA


Founded in Tokyo in 2012, SmartNews has quickly become the go-to source of news for millions of users around the world, and a leading news discovery mobile app. Our mission is to deliver the world's quality information to the people who need it. We are looking for a part-time contractor to support our SmartNews team in the US through the creation of short motion graphic video assets. The asset needs include but are not limited to: performance marketing, brand, corporate storytelling / PR, internal sizzle reels, and more. Responsibilities Amplify internal and external storytelling through stunning videos and motion graphics Co-create with internal partners to deliver creative visual solutions Collaborate with marketing to ideate, storyboard, execute, and ship assets on a weekly basis Produce assets under tight timelines with strong attention to detail When required, build out multiple versions of a concept for application across various channels and topics (source images, reformat cropping, etc)