Multimedia/Graphic Designer

Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) - Arlington, VA3.5

Position Sumary
Conceptualize and design solutions, while driving and directing video shoots and post-production editing and conversations. Provide graphic art, design, support and solutions to video production and animation, digital marketing media, event design, print and related projects. Strong focus on video/animation production, but is still required to be well versed in all aspects of design to assist and drive projects as required. Also, a strong working knowledge of all camera, audio and lighting equipment as well as maintaining and updating equipment as needed.

Key Roles & Responsibilities
Work with the in-house marketing team to contribute to the creation of effective storytelling through design to support the direction of the brand and overall strategic objectives.
Plan and oversee motion and still graphics deliverables to ensure timelines for delivery are met for multiple initiatives. Execute the creative vision by conducting video shoots with customers and key stakeholders (both internal and external). Manage the responsibility of adjusting video, lighting, sound and scripts on the fly to meet the needs of the people, location and time.
Provide solutions and support through sophisticated design aesthetic that lends well to multiple platforms including video production, animation, print and digital marketing.
Conceptualize and create storyboards. Research techniques relevant to the style and quality of video production and animation sequences.
Participate in driving creative discussion and problem solving around relevant marketing projects within the company.
Play a key role in the creation, management and maintenance of still and motion graphics. Conceptualize, design and implement graphic elements consistent with the style, quality and brand identity of the company.
Strong working knowledge of all camera, audio and lighting equipment. As well as maintain the equipment, memory cards, external hard drives, file back-ups and managing all stock photo, video and audio assets, accounts and libraries.

Skills & Abilities
Functional Knowledge Required: In depth knowledge of how to design effective experiences across video/animation production, print and web. Experience working with other graphic and web designers, product and project managers, writers, creative directors, and be able to manage collaboration and feedback process independently. Adept at adapting existing graphic assets for integration into various media. Must have strong understanding of graphic design principles, typography, logo & icon design, video/animation production, intermediate HTML/CSS experience and graphic illustration. Demonstrated experience and strong working knowledge in Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Acrobat) as well as MS Office for OS X. Hands on experience shooting with video and DSLR cameras, as well as lighting and audio skills. Preferred but not required: Event design and implementation, including technical knowledge of video and audio production. Strong understanding of print technologies.

Business Expertise Required: General business experience, learned through education or on the job training.

Skills & Abilities Required:
Thorough knowledge Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat), as well as MS Office for OS X
Intermediate HTML and CSS authoring
Capable of real-time problem solving as it relates to design issues
Organized and detail oriented with the ability to manage multiple projects and set priorities in order to meet deadlines and achieve required creative specifications
Strong sense of ownership, a disciplined approach to quality and an awareness of its affect on the intended audience
Demonstrated experience in graphic design, video production, animation, typography, logo & icon design and graphic illustration; 3D experience a definite plus. (Portfolio required)
Experience maintaining and operating cameras, audio and lighting equipment
EOE M/F/D/V Females and Minorities Encouraged to Apply