Motion Graphics Designer/Post Production Specialist

Abt Inc. - Glenview, IL (30+ days ago)3.7

Join the Media Production team at Abt Electronics, the largest single-store retailers in the country! We’re looking for someone who is self-motivated, passionate about his or her work, effective in communication, and strives to deliver quality video content with a focus on cutting edge design and creativity. A great eye for modern design and expert level knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite are essential to the success of this position.

This Motion Graphics Designer/Post Production Specialist is responsible for creating internal and external-facing video content to support marketing initiatives by Abt Electronics, including but not limited to: Television commercials, online videos for Electronics Youtube channel and product buying guides. The ideal candidate will have a wide range of experience designing motion graphics pieces for multi-faceted distribution, while managing multiple complex projects at once. We are a small, close-knit team and are looking for someone who can jump right in and make an immediate impact.

Enjoy working with the latest hardware and software, competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and employee discounts on electronics and appliances.

  • A Demo reel demonstrating motion graphics abilities is required for consideration of this position.*
  • Bachelor Degree in Fine Arts, Computer Science, or related field and 2 years relevant experience in a production studio, agency or corporation
  • Killer demo reel demonstrating application of advanced motion graphics and post production techniques
  • Expert level knowledge of Adobe After Effects.
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Illustrator.
  • A keen eye for designing layouts, typography, color and composition.
  • Creativity and innovative ability in both motion graphics and video production.
  • Proficiency in development, production and post production techniques.
  • Strong understanding of CODECS to ensure proper renders for varying projects.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask and handle multiple projects at once.
  • Experience with 3D animation a plus.
  • Advanced knowledge of Final Cut X and editing techniques.
  • A passion for electronics and technology.
  • Experience in planning, shooting and editing video as well as recording audio.
  • Advanced knowledge of lighting techniques, in studio and on location.
  • Ability to operate production hardware, including video cameras, DSLR cameras, lighting, microphones and other studio equipment.