Graphic Designer / Video Editor

Sunrise Systems Inc - Summit, NJ3.8

Contract

Job Title: Graphic Designer / Video Editor (Consultant)

Job Id: 18-16677

Location: Summit, NJ 07901

Duration: 6 months

Position Type: Hourly contract Position (W2 only)

Summary

  • Looking for a talented Graphic Designer with strong motion graphic and video editing experience to join the Digital Communications team at Client.
  • Reporting to the Director, Digital Communications, the ideal candidate will work closely with stakeholders, other talented creative professionals and vendors as part of a multidisciplinary team to create engaging content for local and global audiences.
  • As a Graphic Designer / Video Editor, she/he will create compelling, high-quality graphics & videos. The ideal candidate should be a detail-oriented, self-starter who will raise the bar for our video content.
  • This role operates in a fast-paced work environment with quick turn-around.
  • The successful candidate will be a team player who enjoys working in an ever-evolving environment.

Responsibilities

  • Create professional, compelling and high-quality graphics & videos.
  • Collaborate closely with the creative team and Digital Leads to determine design needs, develop creative solutions, and meet deliverable deadlines.
  • Execute basic and complex video editing and delivery utilizing Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects CC and other industry standard video editing software, especially within the Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Drive design projects from ideation to execution.
  • Propose forward-thinking design ideas.
  • Present and build confidence around design artefacts such as high-level conceptual design ideas and detailed design specifications.
  • Manage and multitask various creative projects in a cross-functional environment.
  • Work on projects including logo design, web and digital design, print collateral and direction of video projects.
  • Own projects from kick-off through completion, presenting work to other designers and internal stakeholders; incorporate feedback into thoughtful final assets.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest design trends.
  • Act as a team player with peers, providing support when necessary.
  • Execute on internal ad hoc projects and responsibilities, as requested.

Skills/Knowledge Required

  • Strong graphic design and video editing skills
  • Strong working knowledge of lighting, photography, videography and storyboarding
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud tools and other industry standard video editing software (Adobe Premiere Pro / After Effects)
  • Strong skills in digital media, illustration, compositing, masking, typography, and layout
  • Ability to identify and interpret graphic design needs and develop creative and responsive design concepts
  • Demonstrated experience working with both creative and technical teams to take projects from concept to execution
  • Ability to work under high pressure, fast-paced production environment with quick turnarounds
  • Dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic person desired to grow in an international environment

Team work

  • develops and sustains effective and cooperative working relationships with manager, Digital Leads, peers, and other internal or external stakeholders
  • Solid communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating experience in graphic design, videos, motion graphics, interfaces, layouts and user experience

Key Competencies

  • Creativity & design
  • Design management
  • Planning and organizing
  • Prioritizing
  • Problem assessment and problem solving
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Flexibility
  • Adaptability
  • Customer service orientation
  • Teamwork

Education

  • Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design, New Media & Communications or comparable field experience.

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Graphic Design & Video Editing: 3 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)