POPSUGAR Studios, a leading producer of original online video lifestyle content, is looking for a dynamic Graphic Designer to join our Los Angeles Social Video team. This role requires strong ability to handle multiple projects, and work with brand partners to develop compelling content on our Instagram Stories platform. You may also be asked to contribute to other design needs in the video department. This position is based in Culver City, CA.
- Create custom graphic design, illustrations, and gifs for POPSUGAR's Instagram Stories channels - collaborating with producers and co-designer to design and create custom graphics for daily programming needs tied to celeb/entertainment, beauty, fitness, and women's lifestyle.
- Lead design on client-funded campaigns for leading brands, and bridge POPSUGAR aesthetic with the client's brand guidelines.
- Create and refresh design templates for ongoing Instagram Stories Series as needed
- Brainstorm innovative ways to create stories in-app using Instagram Stories design tools
- Design aesthetic should be pretty, fun, polished, youthful, and appeal to millennial women. You may be asked to contribute to content in Celebrity, Fashion, Beauty, Healthy Living, and Fitness categories.
- May also be asked to contribute to video GFX and treatment decks for clients
- Ability to work in fast paced environment under tight deadlines
- Animation and motion graphics skills ideal but not required
- Must have knowledge of post production workflow
- Experience in creative/design/production environment
- Mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and Instagram Stories design tools
- Excellent graphic design and illustration skills, including broad knowledge of typography
- Must be very organized and able to juggle several projects at different stages at a time.
- A genuine interest in and aptitude for the type of content POPSUGAR makes
- Understands the POPSUGAR brand and voice
- Can work positively and collaboratively with internal staff
- Grace under pressure, great people skills, high integrity
- Great organizational skills (both with media management & personally)